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Among all the books I’ve written, Damn Right is probably my favorite. It’s right up there with Benjamin Graham on Value Investing and Warren Buffett Speaks. One reason I like it so much is that it added another view point to Graham’s and Buffett’s lives and ideas. It gave me a three dimensional picture of [...]
We are told that Gorat’s new owner, Gene Dunn, is husband of Borshiems CEO Susan Jacques. Gorat’s gets new owner, will close for a month By Sarah Baker Hansen WORLD-HERALD STAFF WRITER « GoShare Gorat’s Steak House, an Omaha landmark for 67 years, will serve its last meal tonight. Local restaurateur Gene Dunn reportedly is [...]
The University of Nevada at Las Vegas has named author/speaker Janet Lowe as 2012 Alumna of the year. She will be honored at homecoming, November 4. When she graduated with a degree in business, Janet Lowe used her then married name, Husmann.
The AIA “Advocate for Absolute Returns” From: The Research and Editorial Staff of The Association for Investor Awareness, Inc. May 31, 2012 In This Issue: Stocks Or Bonds, That Is The Question Greece Is Still A Big Concern A Summer Rally Seems Likely Housing Is Starting To Attract Investors The Market Is Expanding For Private [...]
Sad to hear that Warren Buffett has been diagnosed with prostate cancer, but glad to hear it is only Stage 1 and very treatable. Warren has been a wonderful friend to many of us. Besides being an excellent businessman, he is a good person. He will be in my thoughts and I hope everyone will [...]
A good friend, who is an avid and successful investor, recently told me she has launched a study of technical analysis. Although my focus has been on value investing, I don’t object to this. The more and investor knows, the better off she is. However, I remind her to keep the basics in mind. A [...]
Ramaswamy’s book comes out in March, published by John Wiley & Sons. In his new book, CREATING A PORTFOLIO LIKE WARREN BUFFETT: A High Return Investment Strategy, Jeeva Ramaswamy, a managing partner of an investment fund modeled after the original 1950s Buffett partnership, breaks down the rules of stock trading that made Buffett a multibillionaire. [...]
Walter Schloss is a solid, thoughtful investor and a great friend of Warren Buffett. It is unusual for Walter’s biography to be available. Anyone interested in owning the book can bid on it on ebay. Good luck. http://www.ebay.com/itm/The-Memoirs-of-Walter-J-Schloss-Warren-Buffetts-Superinvestor-Friend-/160750024859?pt=US_Nonfiction_Book&hash=item256d72b89b
Richard Fisher, president of the Dallas Federal Reserve, says he is perplexed by Wall Street’s continued preoccupation with QE3 — the possibility that the Fed could engage in a third round of large-scale buying of assets. He says this is extremely unlikely. Read more.
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