Interesting Reads: Bubbles and Investor Behavior

Here are few interesting articles that I have been reading this week: Jeremy Grantham on Bubbles: ‘I Am Sure It Will End Badly’: He predicts the bull market still has plenty of room to keep rallying, perhaps for another year or two. But another move higher will be followed by an inevitable crash, one in which pain will be felt far and wide. (WSJ) Just How Dumb Are Investors?: A new study finds that the average investor in all U.S. stock funds earned 3.7% annually over the past 30 years—a … [Read more...]

Saturday: Interesting Reads This Week

Here are few interesting articles that I have been reading this week: Robert Shiller's Nobel Knowledge: A great interview with Robert Schiller - Nobel prize winning economist. I like his answer to the question about whether individual investors should go to an investment advisor or pick stocks themselves -- "...It's like some people can play in a chess tournament really well, but I'm not recommending you go into a chess tournament if you are not trained in that, or you will … [Read more...]

Saturday: Interesting Reads This Week

Here are few interesting articles that I have been reading this week: Buffett's annual letter: What you can learn from my real estate investments: A rare excerpt from Buffett's upcoming annual letter. Good read, as always. (Fortune) In the end, the devil usually wins: Howard Marks, chairman of the U.S. investment firm Oaktree Capital, sees more room to run for stocks. But at the same time he warns that from now on, a higher level of caution is appropriate. (Finanz and Wirtschaft) … [Read more...]

Friday Grin: Hedgefund Navigation System

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Saturday: Interesting Reads This Week

Here are few interesting articles that I have been reading this week: Investors Can Run, but They Can’t Hide: A good commentary about the impact of low inflation and rising interest rate on bond investors. (WSJ) Hedge Funds Are for Suckers: Business Week has a provocative cover and story about underperformance of hedge funds.(BloombergBusinessweek) You're Doing It Wrong: 4 Mistakes That Make Everyone a Bad Investor: Good pointers about common mistakes that investors make. … [Read more...]

Friday Grin: Hollywood Saga

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Saturday: Interesting Reads This Week

Here are few interesting articles that I have been reading this week: The Intelligent Investor: Saving Investors From Themselves: This post by Jason Zweig is a must read for every investor. He says, "My job is to write the exact same thing between 50 and 100 times a year in such a way that neither my editors nor my readers will ever think I am repeating myself." Good investment concepts rarely change. (WSJ) Employment Report: More Hiring, Wages Up, Still Weak Labor Market: Jobs numbers … [Read more...]

Friday Grin: Modern Romance

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Friday Grin: Twitterverse

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Saturday: Interesting Reads This Week

Here are few interesting articles that I have been reading this week: Your Hidden Censor: What Your Mind Will Not Let You See: An interesting article about the blind spots and hidden censors in our brain. The same baises hinder us from becoming better investors. (Scientific America) Nygren: Easier Today to Be a Value Investor Than When I Started: Bill Nygren, manager of Oakmark Fund talks about the edge of long term investors today. That edge is simply - … [Read more...]