value investing


An investment style which favors good stocks at great prices over great stocks at good prices. Utilizes such valuation measures as price to book ratio, price/earnings ratio and yield.

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We did some value investing and we liked to do it because it was a great style and things went good for us.

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Value investing has been championed by many long term investors such as Warren Buffet or Charlie Munger who focus on fundamental performance of the underlying company and frequently ignore short term trends in stock prices.

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Investors such as Warren Buffet utilize value investing to find the ideal price at which to purchase a stock which minimizes the amount of risk involved in acquiring the stock and increased the return on the investment.

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