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Value Investing

  1. What is the point of calculating economic value added (EVA)?

  2. What does free cash flow to equity (FCFE) really tell an analyst?

  3. Where on the internet can I look up price to sales ratios for specific companies?

  4. What are analysts looking for when they use free cash flow to equity (FCFE)?

  5. What are the disadvantages of an index fund over an actively managed fund?

  6. What did Warren Buffett mean when he said, “Diversification is protection against ...

  7. How can value investors benefit from investing in the metals and mining sector?

  8. What are the advantages of an index fund over an ETF?

  9. Is return on sales (ROS) the same as return on equity?

  10. Why would a value investor be drawn to the financial services sector?

  11. What is Warren Buffett's investment history with the Washington Post?

  12. What is Charlie Munger's current role at Berkshire Hathaway, and what is his history ...

  13. What are the differences between Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger's business philosophies?

  14. What was the largest company Warren Buffett ever bought through Berkshire Hathaway?

  15. How did Warren Buffett's investing style conflict with Benjamin Graham's theories ...

  16. What was the worst investment Warren Buffett made in his career?

  17. Why doesn't Warren Buffett split Berkshire Hathaway stock?

  18. Does Warren Buffett invest in gold? Why or why not?

  19. Given the decline of print media, why did Warren Buffett invest in so many local ...

  20. What is the difference between book value and market value

  21. Who uses book value to estimate the value of a company?

  22. When does Warren Buffett usually release his letter to shareholders?

  23. Why doesn't Warren Buffett name a successor for Berkshire Hathaway?

  24. How often should I be checking the NAV of my mutual fund shares?

  25. Does the massive size of Berkshire Hathaway reduce its future returns?

  26. Why did Berkshire Hathaway create Class B shares?

  27. What is Warren Buffett's annual salary at Berkshire Hathaway?

  28. Is NAV the best way to assess the value of an REIT?

  29. Is the oil & gas drilling sector a good choice for value investing?

  30. What is Shareholder Value Added (SVA) and how is it used in value investing?

  31. How can a company improve its Economic Value Added (EVA)?

  32. Why should fundamental investors pay attention to Cash Value Added (CVA)?

  33. Do you always have to consider intrinsic value when purchasing a stock? Why or why ...

  34. What is the average price-to-book ratio in the oil & gas drilling sector?

  35. What is the average price-to-earnings ratio in the oil & gas drilling sector?

  36. How can growth investors benefit from investing in the oil & gas sector?

  37. If a company has a low price to book ratio, does this mean its stock is undervalued?

  38. What is the difference between intrinsic value and current market value?

  39. What industries tend to use discounted cash flow (DCF), and why?

  40. What is considered a good price to book ratio?

  41. Are utility stocks bought for income or growth?

  42. What kind of investors buy utility stocks?

  43. What's the difference between enterprise value and market capitalization?

  44. How does Warren Buffett choose the companies he buys?

  45. How do I value the shares that I own in a private company?

  46. Why are P/E ratios generally higher during times of low inflation?

  47. Can a stock have a negative price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio?

  48. Stocks with high P/E ratios can be overpriced. Is a stock with a lower P/E always ...

  49. Why would a stock have no par value?

  50. What's the difference between absolute P/E ratio and relative P/E ratio?

  51. What's the difference between old- and new-economy stocks?

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