Tag: valuation
Hayley Carr

Calculating Margins of Safety

During the annual Burgundy Information Session via conference call this Fall, Richard Rooney, President and CIO, was asked to explain the concept of margin of safety. Here is his response.   With every company we look at, we calculate what … Read More →

Hayley Carr

Confessions of a Buffetteer

Burgundy is a self-described quality-value investor, but what does that really mean? What other value styles exist, and where does Burgundy fall within this sphere? Derived from a speech delivered at the London Value Investor Conference in May, the latest … Read More →

Joe Rooney

Berkshire Hathaway AGM 2014

Every May, a group from Burgundy heads down to Omaha, Nebraska for Berkshire Hathaway’s Annual General Meeting (AGM). This AGM is like no other! The venue is the CenturyLink Center – picture Toronto’s Air Canada Centre with a convention centre … Read More →

Ayrton Dick

Fear of Missing Out

With the recent proliferation of social media, a previously little-known psychological condition has become commonplace: Fear Of Missing Out, often abbreviated as FOMO. The Fear Of Missing Out is fairly self-explanatory: anxiety manifests from the possibility of a significant event … Read More →