Buffettology has ratings and 67 reviews. David said: A beginners guide to value investing21 April I just clicked on Mary Buffett’s name on. David Clark and Mary Buffett’s bestselling book Buffettology, as the name suggests, belongs to the latter category, but the reason it stands out is. Buffettology by Mary Buffett, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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The more serious investors should already know and do this stuff. Putting a number on those buffeyt tells Warren whether or not the stock is an attractive buy.

Jan 22, pavana Kumar Varanasi added it. Well, don’t ask me.

Examples of current assets are cash, inventory, and accounts receivable. Fortress of Capital, a corporate biography. In she became a contributing blogger to the Huffington Post. Mary Buffett had the privilege — during her twelve years as his daughter-in-law — of sharing some of this very private genius’s informal discussions of his investing philosophy, and now she shares buffettologgy of her invaluable observations with us.

Let me be clear, that’s not a bad thing.

This would be like a book about a physicist, let’s call him Mr. Basic mathematical equations are included to help readers determine the projected rate of return, evaluate risk, and determine the probability of the deal being a success.

Dec 30, Tim Carter rated it it was ok. Mary Buffett, former daughter-in-law of this legendary financial genius and a succes In the world of investing, the name Warren Buffett is synonymous with success and prosperity. Warren Buffett did not have such a sum of money himself, so he decided to use the money of others instead!


The New Buffettology

This book essentially combines the qualitative investment philosophy that Warren talks about a great deal about publicly w If you are looking for some ground-breaking Buffett investment revelation in this book, you’ll be disappointed. There are plenty of books about Warren Buffett available at any bookstore or library.

For the casual reader though, its the first half which is interesting as it provides an insight into the mind of the world’s most successful investor. When not consumed with matters of finance, he is engaged in the second great passion of his life, which is trial law and maintains an active national practice. Published June 8th by Scribner first published Potential buffehtology will discover: Nov 22, Darius rated it did not like it Shelves: 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 buffettllogy reasonably predict through a series of steps we learn about throughout the book.

Contradictory ideas are not explained.

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No-one every got really wealthy that way either. I’ve applied the formulas to several large cap stocks in a fantasy portfolio.

He owes his success to hard work, integrity, and that most elusive commodity of all, common sense. Refresh and try again. Well, what can I say. Jul 25, Noli rated it really liked it. This is the first book on Buffett that I read, it is highly educational, together with Warren Buffett’s own words of wisdom Berkshire Hathaway shareholders letters that are available free online, it gives you an introduction to how Warren Buffett thinks.


They take readers step by step from the initial public announcement to tendering shares, explaining how Buffett evaluates risk and maximizes his profit at every step. Some examples are credit card companies, Google AdWords, and brand name consumer products shops have to carry, like Coca-Cola. It is a measure of how profitable a company is able to deploy its equity. Buffett has worked in a wide range of businesses including extensive work as a consultant to several Fortune companies.

If, on the other hand, you purchase a great company with a durable competitive advantage, what Buffett calls a consumer monopolyand which is able to consistently compound its returns at above average rates, the price you pay becomes less of an issue, because such a company will see its value steadily increase over time.

But he was a very good writer and a very good teacher and a brilliant man, one of the only intellectuals — probably the only intellectual — in the investing business at the time. 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.