The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Real-Money Stock Picks / Messed-Up Expectations Portfolio


Subject:  Re: An excellent read -- and it fits right in Date:  3/23/2013  6:01 PM
Author:  DDHv Number:  893 of 1287


For me the hard part of being a contrary value investor is patience. Making myself go through the calculations helps with this. It wouldn't be practical without a good spreadsheet and its built in functions - as it is, the primary work is taking an example and putting in the current price histories and stock name. Fifteen minutes or so for a first time, perhaps three minutes for an update on an existing one.

It isn't trying to time the market. It is trying to price the stock.
Copyright 1996-2019 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us