What lessons can history’s best investment gurus teach us? Be resilient, unemotional, and cautious, to name three, says author William Green, who interviewed nearly three dozen investing legends for his new book.
Many investors get frustrated when companies hold onto large amounts of cash rather than return it to shareholders through dividends or other means. But Validea CEO John Reese says that sometimes, you should be thankful when a company doesn’t send its cash back your way.
Billionaire investor Ron Baron has a message for those who are trying to predict how day-to-day news will impact the stock market: Stop.
If you’ve been listening to the financial media in recent months, you’ve probably gotten the idea that the interest rate hikes that seem to be on the horizon spell big-time trouble for stocks. But in his latest column for Globe and Mail, Validea CEO John P. Reese says the reality is far more complicated than that.
Every day, Validea uses John Reese’s Guru Strategy investing models to rank dozens of industries using a myriad of financial and fundamental data. The rankings include a value index, a growth index, and an overall index that takes both growth and value factors into account. Here’s a look at some of the current top-rated industries using the value index.
GuruFocus’s two-part interview with top fund manager Bill Nygren is a must-read, offering insights into Nygren’s incredibly successful value approach.
While many believe it’s a foregone conclusion that Hillary Clinton will win the 2016 presidential election, top strategist Kenneth Fisher says history shows otherwise –and that, he says, is likely to have a big impact on how stocks behave over the next couple years.