46. How To Think Like Warren Buffett | Part 1

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Warren Buffett is one of the worlds most successful investors, amassing a fortune of over $84 billion dollars! Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to think like Warren Buffett? Well now you can!

Warren’s daughter-in-law, Mary Buffett wrote a book called ‘Buffettology’, which delves into the thinking of Buffett. It’s a fantastic book – a must read. Towards the start of the book Mary talks through 9 key questions that Buffett will always ask when he’s determining if a stock is worth buying. These are questions that anyone can answer. You don’t need a degree or much knowledge in investing to have a crack at answering these yourself.

This episode we each choose a company and answer the first 4 questions ourselves, to see if we’ve chosen a company that Buffett himself would invest in.

In this episode you will learn:

  • If our businesses have an identifiable consumer monopoly
  • If the earnings of our companies are strong, and showing upward trend
  • If our companies are conservatively financed
  • If the companies of choice consistently earn high rate of return on shareholders’ equity

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