Alibaba Is A No Brainer

June 21, 2018 | Read Now

Summary

– I am long Alibaba and plan to be for a long time as China and the world cannot function without Alibaba.
– Alibaba.com is an international and domestic monopoly.
– Alibaba has permeated through China’s way of living and is continuing to grow across different industries.


How Texas Instruments Is Worth $126

June 19, 2018 | Read Now

Summary
– A fundamental look at how Texas Instruments is a Quality & Growth investment at a fair price.
– Growth in their top segment of industrials and automotive is key to their long term business.
– Valuation using 4 different angles has the average fair value at around $126 with the lower end being $100 and upper end being $160.


New York & Co.: Why You Need To Buy Deep Value

June 18, 2018 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn

– It’s not okay to copy Buffet at his stage of investing
– Why Munger thinks that there is opportunity in small companies.
– Valuation, Deep Discounts & Catalyst.


These 3 Stocks Have Richly Rewarded Shareholders

June 12, 2018 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn

– Sales growth is a key driver of long term stock performance.
– How to screen stocks for sales growth and profit.
– LOW, NVDA, ADBE are 3 stocks that meet the sales and profit criteria with a look at how it’s been achieved.


Position Sizing Strategy for Long-Term Success

May 30, 2018 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn
– A different way for value investors to look at position sizing.
– Misconceptions value investors have about traders and why it’s wrong
– Guidelines for position sizing to improve your investing strategy


6 Data Driven Reasons Why Micron Has 20% Upside

May 22, 2018 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn

– DRAM generates huge amounts of FCF.
– Fundamental metrics are pointing in the right direction with valuation multiples showing that MU is not expensive.
– Business risks exist with MU.
– Fair value from $58 to $75 with average fair value of $66.


Why This Is Not The Time To Buy Under Armour

May 17, 2018 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn

– Under Armour needs to improve performance and it has to be reflected in the financials first.
– Issues with inventory management. Quality factors are on the low end.
– Optimistic valuation is near current price.


The Yellowstone Factor: Minimizing Downside Risk

This is a summary of Mohnish Pabrai’s excellent take on the Yellowstone factor and how you can minimize downside risk.


Warren Buffett’s Words in 1974

May 11, 2018 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn
– What was Buffett saying in 1974?
– His simple tips to buy stocks

Let’s go back to 1974. The stock market had crashed from 1973 to the end of 1974 and an interview with Buffett was published in Forbes.
Here’s what 1973 to the end of 1974 looked like where the Dow crashed approx 45%.


Why Facebook Is Still Not Worth $174

May 1, 2018 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn

– The media had its fun during the month-long stint and is grasping at straws for attention.
– Master of Valuation Prof. Damodaran’s take on Facebook.
– Another look at Facebook’s valuation using a different valuation technique showing the fair value is around $210.


Free resources to discover

Download 3 free stock calculator spreadsheets following the methods we use for our DCF, Grahams Formula and DuPont Analysis.

Understand the value of a stock as well as a deeper dive into how ROE is calculated.

DOWNLOAD THE SPREADSHEETS

value stock screener pre-defined list

Download a PDF of an independent study performed to validate and evaluate the performance of our Action Score Stock Grading and Valuation tool. Statiscal data with easy to understand explanations on how to interpret the data. See how the stock grading system works and leverage the work to pick winning stocks.

DOWNLOAD THE PAPER

Action Score Stock Grader Validation and Test

See how you can leverage the Old School Value stock grading and valuation tool to achieve market beating returns to generate a bigger portfolio. We disclose the 2016 performance and disclose how to piggyback our proven scoring and ratings system.

CHECK THE PERFORMANCE

Action Score Stock Grader Performance

Enjoy our various list of value focused, free pre-defined stock screens.

Based on the ideas of Graham, Buffett, Greenblatt and other strategies.

Updated weekly.

GO TO FREE SCREENERS

value stock screener pre-defined list

A recommended reading list for anyone interested in fundamental analysis and value investing.

Each book is categorized into difficult.

VIEW THE BOOKS NOW

9 value investing blogs that we highly recommend.

Excellent quality with a focus on education.

SEE THE BEST BLOGS

If you are running low on ideas of want to jumpstart your idea brain, check out these sites.

We have collected the best sites that offer quality stock ideas without any sales or being pushy.

SEE STOCK IDEA SITES

From books, to websites, to podcasts, newsletters and more, we list the 60 best investing resources related to value investing you would be crazy to miss.

EXPLORE THE RESOURCES

Fatten Your Portfolio with Old School Value
FREE TO USE FOR AAPL, AMZN, MSFT