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Is Leggett & Platt a growth trap? (Part 1 of 2)

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Value Investing Case Study 15-1. I first covered Leggett & Platt in Feb 2021 in Seeking Alpha. At that juncture, the company had yet to release its 2020 results. This post is an updated analysis incorporating the 2020 financials.  

The ultimate look at how to be a successful value investor

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Fundamentals 13:  This article explores the concept of value investing and what it takes to be a successful value investor. It covers what value investors look for, how value investors make money, and the various value investing strategies. "I will tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful."  Warren Buffett

Is Kumpulan Fima a value trap? (Part 2 of 2)

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Value Investing Case Study 14-2.  This is Part 2 of the fundamental analysis and valuation of Kumpulan Fima.   

The best way to reduce investment risk

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Fundamentals 12:  This an update on the risk management framework pulling together the threads from my various risk articles. However, instead of publishing it in my blog, I have guest posted it in a US value investing site ‘ Investing for Beginners .”   

Expanding your company analysis toolbox with relative fundamental analysis.

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Fundamentals 11:  This is a quantitative technique for comparing fundamentals. To illustrate how to use it, I have compared the performance of Tempur-Sealy with those of its peers. 

The ultimate look at how to invest in your 20s

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Fundamentals 10:  This is a beginners’ guide to investing in yours 20s. It covers how to invest money, the best way to invest and why to start to invest when in your 20s. This is general advice applicable irrespective of where you live.  "In investing, what is comfortable is rarely profitable."  Robert Arnott

Is Tempur Sealy a growth trap? (Part 2 of 2)

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Value Investing Case Study 13-2: This post covers the risk analysis and valuation of Tempur-Sealy, a US-listed group in the bedding sector.

Are these outstanding stocks - what to consider? (Bursa Malaysia)

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Tips A - Bursa Malaysia.  This post was first titled "How to cut down your investing time, look here".  It was then changed to "Are these outstanding Bursa stock tips - what to buy?".  I have now split the original post into 2 - one covering Bursa Malaysia companies and another new post for companies listed in other stock exchanges.  This post is a quick guide to all the investing concepts and Bursa Malaysian case study companies in the blog.  Look here if you want to refer to infographics of case study companies listed on other stock exchanges.  BTW the blog is not about investment advice but rather teaching you how to invest.  If you were enrolled in an educational institution to learn about investing, these would be your quick revisions notes.   Revision date:  19 May 2021