Is HollyFrontier (HFC) Stock A Buy? – HollyFrontier Stock Analysis

HollyFrontier is one of the largest independent petroleum refiners in the United States. Refiners get to maximize their profit margin when crude oil prices (raw material) are low, and the demand for refined oil (end product) is high. HollyFrontier also…

Is Mitsui (MITSF) Stock A Buy? – Mitsui Stock Analysis

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway recently took a stake in Mitsui ( 三井物産 ), which is a Japanese trading company. This week, I fundamentally analyze Mitsui's stock. I review Mitsui's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF)…

Is Disney (DIS) Stock A Buy? – Disney Stock Analysis

Disney, for the first time in the past decade, reported a negative net income i.e. Disney reported a loss for its 2020 fiscal year. Yet, the stock price does not seem to be impacted by this operational impact caused by…

Is Mitsubishi (MSBHF) Stock A Buy? – Mitsubishi Stock Analysis

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway recently took a stake in Mitsubishi ( 三菱商事株式会社 ), which is a Japanese trading company. This week, I fundamentally analyze Mitsubishi's stock. I review Mitsubishi's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF)…

Is Itochu (ITOCF) Stock A Buy? – Itochu Stock Analysis

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway recently took a stake in Itochu, which is a Japanese trading company. This week, I fundamentally analyze Itochu's stock. I review Itochu's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) analysis, and look…

The Wealth Of Nations – Book Of The Month

The Wealth of Nations, written by Adam Smith, is truly a masterpiece. Billionaires such as Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger have admired and praised Adam Smith's writing. Here's a video form Berkshire Hathaway's 2015 shareholder meeting, where Warren Buffett and…

Warren Buffett And Charlie Munger’s Life Advice

It is the first weekend of May, and this is when Berkshire Hathaway holds its annual meeting. I was supposed to be in Omaha, Nebraska this weekend, but my travel plans and the in-person shareholder meeting was canceled due to…

Should Public Companies Be Allowed To Fail?

Shareholders are the owners of public companies. The CEO is elected by the shareholders to undertake the daily operating decisions of the company. It is important to understand that running a business is a risky endeavor, and business officials are…

My Thoughts On The Current Stock Market Condition

The bears have taken over the stock market, and the market volatility has spiked up due to financial and economical uncertainty. For the past couple years, as a value investor, I have been sitting back and looking at the stock…

Time Bombs That Could Blow Apart A Profitable Company

When investing in a company, one has to be sure that he is aware of all the investment risks associated with that company. In order to gauge potential investment risks, I specifically look at 2 places - 1. Risk Factors…

Warren Buffett’s “Cigar Butt” Approach To Investing

Have you ever wondered how billionaire Warren Buffett made his first million dollars? His current investment approach is totally different than the investment approach that he practiced and preached earlier in his career. Buffett initially made his fortune using the…