Month: July 2019

Warren Buffett series #8 – bought National Indemnity in 15 minutes

National Indemnity purchase in 15 minutes Warren Buffett is known to make a decision to buy a business in very short period of time. The following is his story of how he bought his first […]

Warren Buffett series #7 – How to calculate intrinsic value of a business

People always want a formula. They go to the Intelligent Investor and think somewhere they are going to find a little formula.
It really doesn’t work that way.

Warren Buffett series #6 – Advice to start investing

You can’t look around for people to agree with you. You can’t look around for people to even know what you are talking about. You have to think for yourself.

Warren Buffett Series #4 – The scuttlebutt method – how to use it to analyze a business

You really want to start with a business where you think the economics are good, where they look like a seven-footer, and then you go out with a scuttlebutt approach to possibly reject your original hypothesis. Or maybe you confirm it.