James Montier, GMO. James is a member of GMO’s Asset Allocation team. Prior to joining GMO in , he was co-head of Global Strategy at Société Générale. James Montier’s book Value Investing is essential reading for value investors. With markets falling due to fears over China’s economy – the. “”As with his weekly column, James Montier’s Value Investing is a must read for all students of the financial markets. In short order, Montier shreds the ‘efficient.

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Montier also, like his current colleague at GMO, Jeremy Grantham, leans heavily on behavioral science and modern adva James Montier is a disciple of the great value investors: Over time and as the number of investment decisions made increases, the influence of luck on your performance declines and the influence of skill takes kames. Return investng Book Page. Although, he does believe DCFs are useful in reverse engineering market-implied assumptions.

Hardcoverpages. Getting the Odds on Your Side. The book can be divided into two themes: Read more Read less. Answer at the bottom of the page.

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Value investing often involves going against the crowd, and hence involves social pain. Added to Your Shopping Cart. Forced selling can also occur due to simple revulsion. It provides you with the tools to start thinking in a differentfashion about the way in which you invest, introducing the ways ofover-riding the emotional distractions investinh will bedevil thepursuit of a value invseting and ultimately think and actdifferently from the herd.

Treat your clients as you would treat yourself Nov 21, Steve Bradshaw rated it it was ok Shelves: I think ijvesting trying to distinguish some sorts of forecasts from others, but he doesn’t make this clear, and certainly doesn’t offer any convincing argument for this view.

This places risk management — with risk defined as the probably of loss rather than volatility — at the heart of the investment decision-making process.

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Require a margin of safety. Track, improve and optimise. James Montier is a former sellside strategist, author of several books, currently working at GMO, a privately held investment management firm. Personally though, I valye dissapointed. Invest Like Warren Buffett: Not Enabled Word Wise: Or will they merely fail to meet investors’ high expectations?

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He doesn’t admit it, but a lot of his methods strictly speaking, all of his methods involve forecasting. So value investors are the financial equivalent of masochists”. When not reading, writing, or speaking, Montier can usually be found swimming with sharks and blowing bubbles at fishes. Value investing, as I understand it, is figuring out much something is worth and buying it if you can get away with paying substantially less.


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Montier also, calue his current colleague at GMO, Jeremy Grantham, leans heavily on behavioral science and modern advancements in social psychology to make sense of the “madness of the crowds”, and of market bubbles and anomalies.

Thaler, Kahneman, Shiller, and Tversky. One frustrating aspect of this book is that is a compilation of research reports Montier wrote across as a strategist at the French investment bank, Soc Gen; so, it lacks a coherent narrative thrust, and is at jamed maddeningly repetitive.

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