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Across all of these break-out companies, a set of common patterns has evolved into a repeatable playbook that Gil has codified in High Growth Handbook.

Note that doesn’t imply taking an all-or-nothing stand on the direction of the market which can easily become more irrational in the short term but it does imply overweighting the part of your portfolio which is most attractive i.

Table of contents Reviews Foreword. For the first time, in Alpha Masters, Ahuja provides both institutional and savvy private investors with tangible, eiinhorn insight into the psychology of the trade, the strategies and investment criteria serious money managers use to determine and evaluate their positions, and special guidance on how the reader can replicate this success themselves.

Get access to the Member Daily Deal. Towards the end, I found myself reading passages out loud to my girl-friend because I was just dumbfounded by the things he found.

Despite the fact that Einhorn’s analysis was exhaustive and that Allied’s fraud was widespread, the cooling in place seemed uninterested in intervening with its business. However, I don’t think that this is the updated version and hence the low marks. After publicly announcing the problems he’d found with the company’s reporting, Einhorn found himself a target of personal verbal attacks by the company and the company continues its fraud.


Most forms of media try to reduce your concentration level, so grabbing your attention and forcing you to work at understanding something complex, requires continually reminding the reader the information is important to them.

Also i I’m a big fan of David Einhorn, both his investing skill and his integrity. To some, David Einhorn presents a convoluted davie regarding Allied Capital the book essentially is a pg short investment thesis – but I think if one takes the time and effort to digest and follow his train of thought and read up on accounting theoryEinhorn’s tenacity, intensity and research prowess shines through.

Fooling Some of the People All of the Time, A Long Short Story

Chapter 18 A Spinner, a Scribe, and a Scholar. And also shows why hedge funds and short selling act as an essential counterbalance to some crooked CEOs.

Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research and Hillel: Having made the U. If you’re going to listen to one audiobook about Hollywood, this is the one. Scott Wapner Narrated by: Books by David Einhorn.

Fooling Some of the People All of the Time

Would Somebody, Anybody, Wake Up? I foooing at the time that SEC Chairman Christopher Cox was completely worthless–a prime example of a regulator who was actually against any meanin I read this on the heels of watching the second series of the Showtime drama “Billions” a guilty pleasureand while not as compelling as the tales of Axe Capital, it’s still a fascinating, outraging tale.

The book’s not for everyone. The main thing to take from this is: How did we get here? Chapter 9 Fact—Or Maybe Not. Now, the world’s money is traded by computer code, inside black boxes in heavily guarded buildings. Jeff Gramm Narrated by: And the very few who do aren’t about to tell – because they’re making a killing. Why can a 50p aspirin do what a 5p aspirin can’t?

Recognizing this can help one increase a short position as it goes against you in much the same way that value investors double down on battered stocks. Pushing readers out of their intellectual laziness without alienating them, when it’s so much easier to take spoon-feedings from those who have the most to gain by fooling them, is a challenge beyond the grasp of most writers.


Sep eimhorn, Benjamin Lim rated it really liked it. With their billions of dollars and their business savvy, activist investors Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman have the ability to move markets with the flick of a wrist.

It’s too bad the story is longer and more detailed than it needs to be to get its message out, because the information it contains is relevant and important. I also gained insite into the paralysis of government, and why our politicians have become so unrepentant about their corruption.

But it’s fascinating and I recommend it.

Fooling Some of the People All of the Time (Audiobook) by David Einhorn |

How exactly had it come to hit the rest of the world in the face too? This is investing at its best. The book was written before the story ended. I like the way he describes his story as a hedge fund manager and the strauggles to expose dvid Allied Capital for a crimes they commited.

David Enrich Narrated by: Einhorn had amassed thousands of pages of documents and analysis on Allied. John Carreyrou Narrated by: Given what has happened in the capital markets the past several years, it is easier now to understand the incompetence of regulators.

My biggest disappointment was the absence of the epilogue that is included in the newly published book version.

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