The Dangers of Quantitative Value Investing

In recent years, quantitative stock analysis has taken the investment world by storm while qualitative analysis has been given a back seat. Value investing however — as Benjamin Graham would remind us — is both an art and a science....

/ June 25, 2017
Mr. Market Yelling Prices

Mr. Market: The Parable of Value Investing

Why is Mr. Market Warren Buffet's favorite chapter in The Intelligent Investor?

/ June 4, 2017
Benjamin Graham - The Intelligent Investor

The Enterprising Investor: How to Outperform the Market

We rank the best ways to outperform the market, including: market timing, growth stocks, dogs of the dow, bargain stocks and secondary stocks. The best and worst performing investment strategies may surprise you, and dramtically impact your portfolio.

/ May 29, 2017
Graham's Enterprising Investor Risks

The Enterprising Investor: The Risks

Always looking to generate alpha, the enterprising investor also runs the risk of being burned. This article covers some of the investment mistakes to look out for and includes a novel way to gauge market sentiment.

/ May 21, 2017
Defensive Investing - The Tortoise & The Hare

Graham’s Stock Market Strategy for the Defensive Investor

To begin our series on the two types of investment strategies Benjamin Graham outlines in The Intelligent Investor (defensive and enterprising), we’ll start with Graham’s guidelines for the defensive investor. I like to think of the defensive investment strategy along...

/ April 30, 2017

Value Investing vs. Speculative Investing

While you contemplate a major investment decision, you need to ask yourself if you will be making a value investment or a speculative investment. You can use Benjamin Graham’s extensive writing about the difference between value and speculative investments to...

/ March 20, 2011

Dividend Discount Model Example

The Dividend Discount Model (Gordon Equation) calculates the intrinsic value of a stock based on the present value of a company’s future dividends. The model is a powerful investing tool to evaluate if a stock is over or undervalued compared...

/ July 26, 2009

10 Value Investing Rules to Remember

Merril Lynch’s David Rosenberg predicted the recession in January of 2008, when the downturn was in its infancy and the Dow Jones was only down about 10%. Rosenberg gave credit for his great insight to Merril Lynch’s former investment analyst...

/ February 26, 2009