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Mark Cuban About Business and Investing

“Most people think it’s all about the idea. It’s not. Everyone has ideas. The hard part is doing the homework to know if the idea could work in an industry, then doing the preparation to be able to execute on the idea.” I doubt there many people above the age of 12 who have not […]

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Invest in low-risk, high-uncertainty businesses by (Mohnish Pabrai)

Think safe, boring incredibly successful business. “we see change as the enemy of investments…so we look for the absence of change. We don’t like to lose money. Capitalism is pretty brutal. We look for mundane products that everyone needs.” Warren Buffett Some examples of companies that have proven to be low-risk, high uncertainty businesses would […]

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SEARCH STRATEGY by Bruce Greenblatt

Look intelligently for value opportunities. You must have search strategies. Every time you sell stock, someone else is buying that security. Vast majority—95%–is selling because the stock will go down versus buying because the stock is going up. You seek a seller that is motivated by psychological imperatives other than the underlying value. One person […]

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Psychological Factors by Bruce C. Greenwald

Greenwald sees three psychological factors that best explain why certain stocks become undervalued. Psychological Factors by Bruce C. Greenwald  First, as Buffett himself said, value stocks don’t tend to have big payoffs. Their success is incremental; you won’t strike it rich overnight. They are in every sense the opposite of lottery tickets. And people love lottery […]

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Cheung’s market mood model

There are six phases of market mood in Cheung’s model: Normal— This is the base-building or consolidation phase where fundamentals are poor but stabilizing. Value investors are showing interest. Hypomania— Favorable news shocks hit the market, and prices break higher out of consolidation. Speculators, focused on short-term gains, begin buying. As the market continues higher, […]