In less than two weeks
will report his portfolio of Berkshire Hathaway (
). As a tradition, we are hosting a quarterly contest, asking our
users to name the stocks
bought during the first quarter of 2012.
We would like to invite everyone to participate in this contest.
The winners will each win a copy of a great investment book
selected from this list:
: The Little Book That Still Beats the Market (Little Books.
: You Can Be a Stock Market Genius: Uncover the Secret Hiding
Places of Stock Market Profits
- Benjamin Graham: The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive
Book on Value Investing. A Book of Practical Counsel (Revised
- Martin Whitman: The Aggressive Conservative Investor
- Peter Lynch: Beating the Street
- Peter Lynch: One Up On Wall Street : How To Use What You
Already Know To Make Money In The Market
- Benjamin Graham: Security Analysis: The Classic 1934
- David Dreman: Contrarian Investment Strategies - The Next
- The Snowball: The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business
- Howard Marks: The Most Important Thing: Uncommon Sense for
the Thoughtful Investor (Columbia Business School Publishing)
If you have read all the books in the list, we can also buy any
book that is below $20 for you if you win.
In the fourth quarter, Atanveer correctly guessed that the
Berkshire Hathaway chairman would buy IBM (
), Wells Fargo (
) and DirecTV (
Registered users may participate in this contest by entering up
to 3 stock symbols into the comment area of this post. Also state
briefly the reasons for your guesses. If more than 3 symbols are
entered, only the first 3 will be counted. The deadline for this
contest will be when Warren Buffett releases information on
Berkshire's holdings, in a few weeks.
Write your answer to the comment area. If you are not registered,
you need to register to participate.
After the contest, we will announce two winners. The prize book
will be sent to the winners directly from Amazon. We will host
the contest again next quarter, so everyone will have another
chance to win.
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