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“Investing is a practice. It’s not a job. It’s something you do that you won’t do perfectly, but you will do it to the best you can do it. The key is to do it, and improve.” – Phil Town
This week Phil and Danielle release the 227th episode of InvestED: the final episode of a four-part series on buybacks. A significant question that arises during their conversation is whether or not buybacks are driven by a lack of integrity with management. The resulting answer is, unfortunately, more often than not. Read more.
“The stock market ultimately prices the value of a business in the long run.” – Phil Town
Phil and Danielle continue their four-part series on buybacks in this episode of InvestED. They use common situations to illustrate exactly what a buyback is and what occurs when a company buys back its shares of stock. Read more.
This week Phil and Danielle continue their conversation by talking about companies using their extra money to buy back their own stock. The conversation shifts when they discuss varying choices that companies make when board members want to retain or increase their control. Read more.
“Why not vote with your money for something that you want to see in the world in 20 years, instead of letting a mutual fund manager or an index fund manager vote for you?” – Phil Town
This week Phil and Danielle continue their From the Vault series and reintroduce Justin’s Nut Butter. In this episode, they go through a brief history of Justin’s Nut Butter, discuss how to evaluate a company for investing, and explain how to “dig your canyon.”
The fundamental question you always need to ask as an investor is, “Will this company be worth more in 10 years?” – Phil Town
This week, Phil and Danielle continue their discussion of Tesla. They jump into the definition of short selling a stock and why people are shorting Tesla right now. Read more.
This week, we’re continuing our From the Vault series here with one from the beginning of 2019, when we talked about the risky market that we’re in. Things really haven’t changed much in the past 6 months. Check it out and see what you think. Happy Fourth of July. Read more.
Almost two years ago, Phil and Danielle talked about Tesla, its inner workings and the ups and downs in the stock price. They also talked about whether or not its stock price has anything to do with its actual value as a company. Read more.
“The thought and fear of losing money is right up there with losing oxygen.” – John Assaraf
This week, InvestED welcomes John Assaraf to the show. Read more.