Mary Buffett and David Clark look at stocks in Warren’s portfolio as the basis for books in Buffett and Clark’s successful series—Buffettology, The Buffettology. David said: A beginners guide to value investing21 April I just clicked on Mary Buffett’s name on David Clark Mary Buffett, former daughter-in-law of this legendary financial genius and a succes In the world of investing, the name. The new Buffettology: the proven techniques for investing successfully in Warren Buffett the world’s most famous investor / Mary Buffett and David Clark. p. cm.

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This brilliant maneuver has allowed Buffett to maximize his returns by minimizing the amount of taxes he has to pay. His strategy is not so much to “pick stock” but to search for and invest in excellent companies whose intrinsic value and potential earnings he can reasonably predict through a series of steps we learn about throughout the book.

It left him with an aftermath of fear for the rest of his life, and all his methods were designed to keep that at bay. The answer is yes: The sad thing is that when a market or even a particular stock crashes in that way it is usually us poor sods that are left standing around holding our dicks in our hands as the wealthy elite run off with all of our money, and all that we are left with are a bunch of worthless pieces of paper.

Be wary of companies with consumer monopolies making acquisitions. Buffett used this float to massively increase the amount of money available for investments, which drastically increased his absolute returns.

Let me be clear, that’s not a bad thing. Jan 16, Tenio Latev rated it it was amazing. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I’m a real warren buffet fan, I mean who in finance isn’t, and reading about his personal life and how he brought that over into his family was really fun to read.


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Lessons from Buffettology (Summary)

Buffetology verse the new Buffetology by Mary Buffett 2 11 Aug 04, Buffetology verse the new Buffetology clatk Mary Buffett. I have the distinct feeling that The thing about reading an investing-oriented book 15 years after it was published is that you can judge the projections and assumptions made in the book.

The answer is yes: Why and When He Is Investing in Them Bestselling authors Mary Buffett and David Clark examine seventeen companies that Warren Buffett has bought for himself and for his holding company, Berkshire Hathaway, as durable investments and explain why these companies are once again selling at prices that offer great long-term growth prospects.

If you are curious as to how the world’s richest man did it, READ this book. That’s quite a feat if you ask me! Jun 12, Cody Meek daivd it it was amazing.

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After Intelligent Investor, The best book i have read so far on value investing. May 21, Robert Henrich rated it liked it. Published inthe bestselling Buffettology was written specifically for investors in the midst of a long bull market. I did find her methods of qualitatively evaluating the opportunity and her focus on the need for patience in investing quite good.

The New Buffettology is the first guide to Warren Buffett’s selective contrarian investment strategy for exploiting down stocks — a strategy that has made him the nation’s second-richest person. The greatest flaw in my opinion was that some of the calculations are repeated a few times too many and also that the formula’s aren’t provided.

The quotes are culled from a variety of sources, including personal conversations, corporate reports, profiles, and interviews. Mar 28, Jonathan Perez rated it really liked it. I’ve applied the formulas to several large cap stocks in a fantasy portfolio.

Sep 05, Lucas Remmerswaal rated it it was amazing.

Lessons from Buffettology (Summary)

Pessimism about the banking hy in Europe and unemployment in America have created the perfect storm to bring stock prices down and present value-oriented investors some great possibilities. All this rate tells you is how much you can expect to earn each year by purchasing stocks of a certain company at a certain price.


The more serious investors should already buffettolofy and do this stuff. Nov 19, Joel Gray rated it really liked it. Jul 09, Sharang Limaye rated it liked it. The chapters, even thought already short, could have been shortened or even combined.

Its a good book only for starters. I read the dutch translation which was sloppy here and there and I don’t know if the original has the same problems. Mar 27, Krishna rated it really liked it.

This is because dividends lower retained earnings and therefore limit future growth. The amount of net income returned as a percentage of shareholders equity.

Don’t think that you can pick stocks like buffet by reading this. Obviously, this is not a novel, and likely not at all interested if not investing in stocks. He is presently writing Berkshire Hathaway: In she became a contributing blogger to the Huffington Post.

The New Buffettology

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. His ideas of how to value companies were all shaped by how the Great Crash and the Depression almost destroyed him, and he was always a little afraid of what the market can do. He owes his success to hard work, integrity, and that most elusive commodity of all, common sense.

All the true advice in the book is pretty obvious and better available elsewhere. A very good review although they graded it way to high in my opinion can be read here: Examples of current assets are cash, inventory, and accounts receivable. Sustainable competitive advantages are advantages that are not easily copied and, thus, can be maintained over a long period of time.