Value Investing Lessons from Renaissance

January 14, 2020 | Read Now

I recently finished reading “The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution,” by Gregory Zuckerman. […]

Book Review & Summary: The Behavioral Investor by Daniel Crosby

May 13, 2019 | Read Now

The Behavioral Investor This was an excellent book about behavioral investing that should help you improve your investing process. Too […]


Best Books for Getting Started In Investing

April 9, 2019 | Read Now

If you’re just getting started, “best investment book” lists are way, way too long. (We have our own list, too.) […]

The Education of a Value Investor

September 15, 2014 | Read Now

The Education of a Value Investor is an excellent personal story of Guy Spier and his path to becoming a value investor. There are 3 copies of the book to give away so check the details at the end.

The Manual of Ideas: a 2-in-1 Book Review

December 27, 2013 | Read Now

This is a 2-in-1 joint book review by James DeMasi of Seraphin Group and Old School Value. First, the Review […]

[OSV Giveaway #2] Win “The Most Important Thing Illuminated”

September 29, 2013 | Read Now

Welcome to OSV Giveaway #2.
Courtesy of the kind folks at Colombia Business School Publishing.

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Easy Lessons to Help You Become a Financial Detective

September 25, 2012 | Read Now

Written by Jae Jun follow me on Facebook Twitter I’m a big fundamentals and earnings quality guy. I love to […]

Basics of Understanding Financial Statements

August 24, 2012 | Read Now

Written by Jae Jun follow me on Facebook Twitter The Basics of Understanding Financial Statements What are the Basics of Understanding […]

The “Human” Side of Investing

July 16, 2012 | Read Now

Though fundamental analysis does play an integral and necessary role for successful value investing, I’ve always felt that it’s an investor’s grasp of behavioral finance that will set him or her apart from the pack. In his new book, The Most Important Thing Illuminated: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor, Howard Marks, Chairman of Oaktree Capital, reaffirms the importance of our attitude toward risk.

What Works on Wall Street Strategy and Review

March 6, 2012 | Read Now

O’Shaughnessy explains the power of passive investing. In fact, O’Shaughnessy goes over several methods of passive investing which lower risk while increasing return, thus highlighting the fact that greater returns don’t always come with higher risk.

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