Tag: psychology of investing
Hayley Carr

The Capacity to Endure Pain

  If you have seen The Big Short, the 2015 film adaptation of Michael Lewis’ book of the same name, you will remember the scene in which Michael Burry (played by Christian Bale) takes out his frustrations on his drum … Read More →

Anne Maggisano

Parents, Beware

  “Parents, Beware: Your Children Will Invest Like You Do.”   This headline caught my attention in The Wall Street Journal last week.  In all my studies, I have never come across any research that demonstrated a link between the … Read More →

Mathew Harrison

Call Me Old-Fashioned…

Navinder Singh Sarao, a U.K. high-frequency trader, was arrested recently for using market manipulation to destabilize the market causing the May 6, 2010 Flash Crash where, among other markets, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 9% within minutes only to … Read More →

Ayrton Dick

Finding Solace in Discomfort

Value investing is not supposed to feel good. It’s supposed to be uncomfortable, even painful at times. In certain parts of the cycle we will feel validated, but it is only after we have endured long periods of discomfort. By … Read More →