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 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…

Security Analysis – Book Of The Month (1/2)

The Security Analysis, written by Benjamin Graham and David Dodd, was the textbook that Warren Buffett used in college, when he studied under Ben Graham. Buffett attributes his investment success and valuation skills to this book. Some of you might…

Disconnect Between The US Economy and The Stock Market

The stock market, for the most part, reflects the condition of the economy. So, if the economy is in a bad shape, then the stock prices will drop and reflect those worsened economic conditions. Mr. Market has this bad habit…

3 Key Takeaways From Berkshire Hathaway’s 2020 Shareholder Meeting

The annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting was held virtually on May 2, 2020. Charlie Munger was unable to make a trip to Omaha to answer shareholder questions with Warren Buffett, however Greg Abel was there on stage as Buffett's side…

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…

If Something Cannot Go On Forever, It Will Stop.

The US Economy is in uncharted territory. All non-essential businesses have shut down to curtail the spread of virus, the Federal Reserve is flooding the market with cash by buying just about anything it can get its hands on, the…

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…

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…

The Warren Buffett Way – Book of the Month

In May 2019, I listened to 5 audiobooks: The Warren Buffett Way, The Warren Buffett Portfolio, Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises, The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups, and Sway: The Irresistible Pull of Irrational Behavior. All…

Where Are The Customers’ Yachts? – Book of the Month

In this week's blog post, I will be talking about a book which was recommended by billionaire Warren Buffett during the Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting. The book is called "Where Are The Customers' Yachts?: or A Good Hard Look…