When the Love is There

A couple will typically part ways when they no longer want to be intertwined with one another, but another thing can end a couple. Two people sufficiently in love that ultimately give up on spending time together because of distance or anything else can potentially end in tears, too. There are some interesting parallels with…

Huge Potential Ahead

I believe we are sleepwalking into a major rally… oil is undersupplied by at least 500,000 barrels per day. Crude inventories are depleting and the decline curve (well depletion) never sleeps. Meanwhile, oil companies haven’t been this cheap versus the WTI spot price in 25-30 years. As for the macro, summer travel is upon us,…

You Have Got to Get This

After having studied Warren Buffett while also observing investor personalities as a money manager, I believe there are two primary investment traits that Warren Buffett has that most simply do not possess: He intrinsically understands time is the friend of good businesses and the enemy of bad businesses He is focused on the long-term Identifying…

The Winning Hand

The Winning Hand

Over time (typically between 6 months and 3 years), stock prices will approximate the intrinsic value of the businesses they represent. If you’re a speculator or you base your investment decisions on emotion, intrinsic value means absolutely nothing to you and we wish your hard-earned money well with your magic eight ball. And if you…