Value Investing: What Is It?

Value investing is epitomized in a quote I think by Warren Buffett who says when someone with money and experience meet, the one with money leaves with experience and the one with experience leaves with the money. That doesn’t sound that nice and it is a typical type of feel you get around very experienced American businessmen of a sort that they are laughing at you while you do business with them because they have such edge on you. What is this edge? What does this experience refer to? Well we all heard the adage that there are a lot of value investors who are wealthy and not too many alternative style traders who are wealthy. The edge is exactly that you believe Warren Buffett when he says traders are monkeys and his assets are proof he is right.

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