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Warren Buffett said: “Volatility is far from synonymous with risk”. So it can be obvious that you need to consider debt, when you think about how risky a given stock is, because too much debt can sink a business. We notice that Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: XEL) has debt on its balance sheet. But the …

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (whom Charlie Munger supported) once said, “The biggest risk in investing is not price volatility, but the possibility that you will suffer a permanent loss of capital.” So it can be obvious that you need to consider debt, when you think about how risky a given stock is, because too …

Berkshire Hathaway’s Charlie Munger-backed external fund manager Li Lu is quick to say this when he says “The biggest risk in investing is not price volatility, but if you will suffer a loss. permanent capital “. When we think about how risky a business is, we always like to look at its use of debt …

For newbies, it might seem like a good idea (and an exciting prospect) to buy a business that tells a good story to investors, even if it lacks a history of revenue and profit altogether. But as Peter Lynch put it in One Up on Wall Street, ‘Long shots hardly ever pay off.’ Contrary to …

If you’re not sure where to start when looking for the next multi-bagger, there are a few key trends you should watch out for. First, we would like to identify a growth to return to on capital employed (ROCE) and at the same time, a based capital employed. Basically, it means that a business has …

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (whom Charlie Munger supported) once said, “The biggest risk in investing is not price volatility, but the possibility that you will suffer a permanent loss of capital.” So it can be obvious that you need to consider debt, when you think about how risky a given stock is, because too …

What are the first trends to look for to identify a title that could multiply over the long term? Ideally, a business will display two trends; first growth to return to on capital employed (ROCE) and on the other hand, an increase quantity capital employed. If you see this, it usually means it’s a company …

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (whom Charlie Munger supported) once said, “The biggest risk in investing is not price volatility, but the possibility that you will suffer a permanent loss of capital.” When we think about how risky a business is, we always like to look at its use of debt because debt overload can …

Like a puppy chasing its tail, some new investors often chase “the next big thing,” even if that means buying “history stocks” with no income, let alone profit. Unfortunately, high-risk investments are often unlikely to pay off, and many investors pay a price to learn their lesson. Contrary to all this, I prefer to spend …

If we are looking to avoid a business in decline, what are the trends that can alert us upstream? When we see a drop to return to on capital employed (ROCE) in connection with a decrease based capital employed is often how a mature business shows signs of aging. Basically, the business earns less on …