Investing by the Books: #1 Sean Iddings: The Ultimate Competitive Advantage
Investing By The Books
Sean Iddings has built a strong pattern recognition from studying many of the world’s most successful companies and leaders. In our premiere episode, Sean shares his experience of investing’s holy grail - buying and holding a 100 bagger stock. We also talk about how to be an intelligent fanatic, dealing with biases, and why insider ownership might be overvalued.
Definition of an Intelligent Fanatic
Founder, CEO or management team with unconventional ideas and a fanatical drive to build a high-performance organization. Term coined by Charlie Munger: ”Occasionally, you’ll find a human being who’s so talented that he [or she] can do things that ordinary skilled mortals can’t”.
Definition of Standing on the Shoulders of Giants
To leverage the vast ocean of quality experiences from the greats before us. Term coined by Sir Isaac Newton: ”If I have seen further, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.”
Intelligent Fanatic Characteristics (table referred to at 00:13:02 in the episode)
Companies and Intelligent Fanatics Mentioned
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Investing by the Books was founded by Henrik Andersson, Bo Börtemark, Mats Larsson and Michael Persson. It has published hundreds of book reviews in the past 10 years and operates on a non-profit basis.
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