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Tag: Warren Buffett

Submerging Markets Got You Down? Reflexivity Explains Why

by Lewis Johnson, Sub-Advisor, Co-Chief Investment Officer at Capital Wealth Advisors // Sep 07, 2018

“Four hundred seventy-three million to one. Those are the odds against George Soros compiling the investment record he did as manager of the Quantum Fund from 1968 through 1993.”  —Paul Tudor Jones “I’ve learned many things from him (George Soros), but perhaps the most significant is that it’s not whether you’re right or wrong, but how...

Searching for the World’s Best Investments? Begin by “Inverting.”

by Lewis Johnson, Sub-Advisor, Co-Chief Investment Officer at Capital Wealth Advisors // Jul 27, 2018

“Think forwards and backwards – invert, always invert…many hard problems are best solved backward. Figure out what you don’t want and avoid it and you’ll get what you do want.” —Charlie Munger “Like any good algebraist, the pilot is made to think sometimes in a forward fashion and sometimes in reverse; and so, he learns...