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Financial Shenanigans: How to Detect Accounting Gimmicks and Fraud in Financial Reports by Howard M. Schilit and Jeremy Perler

Financial Shenanigans: How to Detect Accounting Gimmicks and Fraud in Financial Reports by Howard M. Schilit and Jeremy Perler Book ReviewFinancial Shenanigans provides you with defenses to protect against aggressive and fraudulent accounting. It provides a good education on accounting fraud and reference on how to interpret, red-flag and digest the information from company’s shareholder’s […]

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Contrarian Investing Strategies: The Next Generation by David Dreman Book Review

Contrarian Investing Strategies: The Next Generation by David Dreman Book ReviewHave you always wanted to see into the brain of a contrarian investor and discover what makes him/her different? Look no further than this amazing book by David Dreman, the contrarian investor. Contrarian Investing Strategies is chock full of investing wisdom and…you know what…I was […]

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Value Investing from Graham to Buffett and Beyond Book Review

Value Investing from Graham to Buffett and Beyond Book ReviewBen Graham may have done for investing what Euclid did for geometry, but the Graham student must take a long and winding road to collect and organize Grahamian “theorems.” Greenwald and company modernize and thoughtfully organizes the value framework originally expounded by Graham in “Value Investing […]

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Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits Book Review

Common Stocks Uncommon Profits Book Review When I read that Warren Buffett was a fan of Phil Fisher and his book Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits, I immediately ordered it and read it cover to cover. Phil was the master of “scuttlebutt”, the seeking out of information about a company’s vendors, customers, and products that […]

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