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Carvana Investor Relations: A Tough Slog Ahead?
First, an important note: We have no beneficial interest for or against Carvana. Carvana has been panned by us here, here, and here, by Grant’s Interest Rate Observer, Seeking Alpha, Medium and by numerous other skilled and historically informed investors. On January 7th of this year, Carvana was the lead out stock in our “Enron look-alikes” list based on a proprietary KCR screen designed to….identify Enrons.
What Is Accounting Quality and Why It Matters
A Quick Walk Through the Recent Age of Miracle, Wonder & Other Lies - It has been a wild couple of years for financial statements. And by “wild,” we mean the quality of financial accounting information hit lows we could not have imagined. Let’s start with the basics.
George Noble, Finance, Fools & The Meaning of Multiples
A Rant About a Rant From one Boston Hedge Fund Manager to Another - An Introduction to George Noble
Anatomy of a Bear Market: Violent Volatility
A Quick Review of Equity Market Declines Post Bubble Peaks - Brutal end to Q1 for investors who buy cheap stocks, quality stocks, or some mix of the two. Quick review.
Quantamental Investing: A Brief Primer on KCR’s Toolkits
In our Chart for the Curious about Apple Computer, we document the challenges faced by investors who follow forecasters. For those seeking compelling evidence based on robust quantitative methods, please see our White Paper The Persistence of Profits. That piece builds on work done by a legendary professor of behavioral finance...
Speculative Trading: How to Avoid Big Losses
The Importance of Prudence in a Time of Rampant Speculative Trading We believe the $4.5 trillion market cap of stocks trading over 20x sales likely understates the market cap ...
Margin of Safety a Book by Seth Klarman
A Legendary Book with Timeless & Timely Lessons Introduction to an Investing Classic: “The truth is, I am pained by the disastrous investment results experienced by great numbers of ...
Investing in a Bear Market: Bear Traders & The Basics of Breakeven
Bear Trading: The quick road to severe setbacks The chart below shows the five largest bear markets since the 1960s Above each bar is the date the bull market peaked ...