Quality Investing

Author: Torkell T. Eide
Editor: Harriman House Limited
ISBN: 0857195123
Size: 19,88 MB
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Quality. We all make judgments about it every day. Yet articulating a clear definition of quality in an investing context is challenging. This book addresses the challenge, and distills years of practical investing experience into a definitive account of this under-explored investment philosophy. Finance theory has it that abnormal outcomes do not persist, that exceptional performance will soon enough become average performance. Quality investing involves seeking companies with the right attributes to overcome these forces of mean reversion and, crucially, owning these outstanding companies for the long term. This book pinpoints and explains the characteristics that increase the probability of a company prospering over time - as well as those that hinder such chances. Throughout, a series of fascinating real-life case studies illustrate the traits that signify quality, as well as some that flatter to deceive. The authors' firm, AKO Capital, has a strong track record of finding and investing in quality companies - helping it deliver a compound annual growth rate more than double that of the market since inception. Quality Investing sheds light on the investment philosophy, processes and tough lessons that have contributed to this consistent outperformance.

The Outstanding Factor

Author: Victori Capital
Editor:
ISBN: 9781720846987
Size: 18,18 MB
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Investing In Water Quality

Author: Clifford S. Russell
Editor: IDB
ISBN: 9781931003056
Size: 20,75 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Risk Based And Factor Investing

Author: Emmanuel Jurczenko
Editor: Elsevier
ISBN: 0081008112
Size: 11,41 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This book is a compilation of recent articles written by leading academics and practitioners in the area of risk-based and factor investing (RBFI). The articles are intended to introduce readers to some of the latest, cutting edge research encountered by academics and professionals dealing with RBFI solutions. Together the authors detail both alternative non-return based portfolio construction techniques and investing style risk premia strategies. Each chapter deals with new methods of building strategic and tactical risk-based portfolios, constructing and combining systematic factor strategies and assessing the related rules-based investment performances. This book can assist portfolio managers, asset owners, consultants, academics and students who wish to further their understanding of the science and art of risk-based and factor investing. Contains up-to-date research from the areas of RBFI Features contributions from leading academics and practitioners in this field Features discussions of new methods of building strategic and tactical risk-based portfolios for practitioners, academics and students

Equity Smart Beta And Factor Investing For Practitioners

Author: Khalid Ghayur
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119583225
Size: 19,98 MB
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A guide to the popular and fast growing investment opportunities of smart beta Equity Smart Beta and Factor Investing for Practitioners offers a hands-on guide to the popular investment opportunities of smart beta, which is one of the fastest growing areas within the global equity asset class. This well-balanced book is written in accessible and understandable terms and contains an in-depth manual filled with analytical information and new ideas. The authors—noted experts in the field—include a definition of smart beta investing and detail its history. They also explore the distinguishing characteristics of smart beta strategies, offer an overview of factor investing, and reveal the implementation of smart beta approaches. Comprehensive in scope, the book contains helpful examples of applications, real-life illustrative case studies, and contributions from leading and respected practitioners that explain how they approach smart beta investing. This important book: Contains an in-depth exploration of smart beta investing Includes the information written in clear and accessible language Presents helpful case studies, illustrative examples, and contributions from leading and respected experts Offers a must have resource coauthored by the Head of Goldman Sachs’ equity smart beta business Written for investors who want to tap into the opportunities that smart beta offers, Equity Smart Beta and Factor Investing for Practitioners is the comprehensive resource for learning how to create more efficient overall equity portfolios.

Cognitive Capital Investing In Teacher Quality

Author: Arthur L. Costa
Editor: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 0807754978
Size: 20,79 MB
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Building on the authors' celebrated work in cognitive coaching, this important book provides teachers, schools, and policy leaders with the rationale and new direction for enhancing the development of the intellectual capacity of educators their performance, and their ultimate effects on student learning. The authors focus on assisting teachers in developing awareness in thier own ability to make effective judgements based on all their capabilities and experiences. When teachers weave internal expertise and external criteria together into the exquisite tapestry of teaching and learning, they gain confidence in their ability to make a difference for all students. Rather than spending time becoming better inspectors and enforcers, Cognitive Captial calls for skillful leaders to engage educators' though processes which promote practices that have high impacts on their students.

Quality Controlled Investing

Author: Frank Russell Anderson
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN:
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What Is Value Investing

Author: Lawrence A. Cunningham
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 007144226X
Size: 20,44 MB
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Today's Most Easy-to-Understand Introduction to Value Investing--How It Works, and How to Make It Work for You Lawrence Cunningham is one of today's leading authorities on value investing. What Is Value Investing? provides you with the knowledge and tools you need to make value investing a profitable part of your financial strategy. It explains how to: Measure the true value of a stock, not the value given to it by an emotion-driven marketplace Uncover and avoid companies that look impressive but hide serious problems Invest only in companies that fall within your "circle of competence"--products and companies you truly understand Use the eight key rules of value investing to screen every stock for value before you add it to your portfolio Value investors don't simply buy low-priced shares; they invest in solid, proven companies. What is Value Investing? will give you the knowledge to become a successful value investor who insists on investing only in high-quality, time-proven companies and getting them for pennies on the dollar. Lawrence Cunningham is a professor of law and business at Boston College. The author of Outsmarting the Smart Money and How to Think Like Benjamin Graham and Invest Like Warren Buffett, Professor Cunningham has been featured in publications from Forbes to Money and on networks including CNBC, CNN, and PBS.

Global Equity Selection Strategies

Author: Ross Paul Bruner
Editor: Global Professional Publishi
ISBN: 9781888998399
Size: 13,90 MB
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"The text seamlessly blends fundamental and qualitative approaches to global equity selection."--BOOK JACKET.

7 Timeless Principles Of Investing

Author: Barry R. James
Editor: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1477212655
Size: 20,71 MB
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James Investment Research, Inc. prides itself on following seven guiding principles that inspire clients, students, and television and radio audiences to take a disciplined approach to investing. In the 7 Timeless Principles of Investing, youll learn how the principles may improve your chance of making smart investment decisions for years to come. Barry R. James, the firms president and CEO, explains that while the ideas may seem simple, theyre not easy to implement, which is why this book includes bonus guides, worksheets, and examples that will help you stay on the right track. Heres some of what youll learn: why investing never means gambling with your future; the hallmarks of a trustworthy money manager; how to winnow thousands of investment options into a successful portfolio; what to do if your investments lose value and when to take action. The simple guiding philosophy may help you avoid investment pitfalls and raise your chances for successeven when the financial markets go down. Filled with inspiring and funny quotes, written in straightforward prose, and filled with activities that reveal your investing style, this guidebook is essential reading for both new and seasoned investors.