Monthly Archives: February 2019

Is it Possible to Beat the S&P 500?

There are so many discussions amongst investors and academics about beating the S&P 500 and if it’s even possible. I not only think it’s possible, but likely for someone who has a decent knowledge of accounting and finance, calm temperament, and a long-term mindset. If an investor owns great businesses, and buys them at fair […]

Always Make Sure the Numbers Work When Buying Income Producing Real Estate

One of the cardinal rules of real estate investing is to make sure the “numbers” work.   Good real estate investors constantly harp on making sure the numbers are right before doing any deal.  What does that mean exactly?  Primarily it means two thing:  Analyzing of key numbers and positive cash flow. The key numbers […]