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learn with us investment educationInvestment education is a big deal to us.  Without it, we’d be hard pressed to say that we’d be where we are today. Before you get started with reading our most current educational pieces, we’ve pinned a very popular read for you on this very page, “So You Want To Be A Full-Time Investor? Follow These Ten Tips.” We suggest that you read it as it takes some of GeoInvesting co-founder Maj Soueidan’s insights as to what you have to consider if you think you have what it takes to quit your day job.  After you digest this information, enjoy the rest and look for regular updates!

So You Want To Be A Full-Time Investor? Follow These Ten Tips

By Maj Soueidan, Co-founder, GeoInvesting

I began my full-time investor career path while in college between 1988 to 1992.  From time to time, I find myself struggling to shed some of the bad habits that get in the way of maximizing my investment experience. I think a lot of investors can sympathize with these problems, so I decided to make a top ten list of rules to follow for those that are thinking about becoming a full-time investor. Hopefully, this will help you learn from my experience. Read the entire article here

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Introduction By Maj Soueidan, Co-Founder GeoInvesting Marty Whitman holds a special place in the hearts of many deep value investors.  As you may know, Marty Whitman passed away on April 16, 2018, but leaves behind a legacy that includes market beating returns and 4 books. “Martin J. Whitman, often said that March 31, 1946, the […]
Posted: May 11, 2018
Behavioral finance is central to value investing. This is a quote that Jim Kelly, director of the Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis at Fordham University, stated leading up to a presentation given by Professor Andrew W. Lo on January 24, 2018 at the Museum of American Finance. The Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis at […]
Posted: March 31, 2018
Bluelinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BXC) is a leading distributor of building and industrial products in the US.  We started tracking the company in late 2016 as an asset sale put them ahead of schedule in their restructuring efforts.  We disclosed our long position on August 4th, 2016 as we internally calculated an EPS number that was much higher than […]
Posted: March 12, 2018
Investors regularly seek wisdom and inspiration from the all-time greats of the investment world. After all, there is only a select group of investors who have managed to outperform consistently on a large scale. Students of business and investing ought to learn from the greats; not seeking to merely copy, but more so trying to […]
Posted: February 23, 2018
By Professor Andrew Lo Introduction (3:32) I want to first start by Thanking the Museum of American Finance for inviting me here today and organizing this event and of course the Gabelli School of Business for co-hosting and sponsoring this. It is a great pleasure and privilege for me to be here because in a […]
Posted: January 25, 2018

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