Curated reads for April 25, 2020
Crisis leads to uncertainty which in turn provides excellent long term opportunities for the discerning value investor. However, It would be prudent to exercise caution while picking businesses to invest in and focus on limiting risk, wherever possible. Here’s a disciplined set of rules to help you do that. Read more
Markets teach us new lessons in every phase of the cycle. And this pandemic too has brought up old and new lessons. Our decisions during this crisis will dictate our long-term outcomes. Whilst our present inclination might be to focus on the specifics of the coronavirus, we should instead consider how we can learn the right lessons about both our investments and our behaviour. Read more
History is written by the victors. Yet, both success and failure are not undeniable proof of processes being right or wrong. Yet we try to replicate the success of our role models unquestioningly. Let’s be more aware while we read through this article on survivorship bias. Read more
DID YOU KNOW?
Did You Know: Crude oil, also known as black gold, suddenly became extremely undesirable. Here’s a simple explainer to why the price went to negative earlier this week. Read more