Buy my book Deep Value: Why Activist Investors and Other Contrarians Battle for Control of Losing Corporations (hardcover or Kindle, 240 pages, Wiley Finance) from Wiley Finance, Amazon, or Barnes and Noble. Tobias Carlisle has hit a home run deep over left field.

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Posted on Nov. 12, 2016, 5 a.m. by Greenbackd @ [source]

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If interest rates never rise, this wide-moat stock will be on a trajectory to return a modest 7% a year. But if interest rates increase, it’ll be a wide moat stock on a trajectory to return an excellent 10% a year.

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The Perfect Buy-and-Hold Forever Stock [0.43]

Posted on Sept. 19, 2016, 3 p.m. by Greenbackd @ [source]

Since 2008 this company has converted 58 cents of every dollar of EBIT into free cash flow.

If you’re looking for a stock to buy and hold forever, this is your stock.

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I’ll be speaking about my books and research in Philadelphia at The MicroCap Conference on October 24th and 25th. October 24th and 25th will be jam-packed with company sessions, presentations, industry panels, good food, and of course plenty of time to network with other investors over drinks.

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A Growth Stock Trading At A Distressed Price [0.18]

Posted on July 28, 2016, 3 p.m. by Greenbackd @ [source]

It’s one of the cheapest stocks we’ve written about in Singular Diligence. Right now, it trades at a huge discount to comparable companies and historical prices paid in the past for acquisitions of companies.

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Deep Value translated into Simplified Chinese. [0.21]

Posted on July 12, 2016, 3 p.m. by Greenbackd @ [source]

This is fun. Deep Value has now been translated into Simplified Chinese.

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A stock that can trace its roots to Sidney Jacobson’s Sid Tool Company founded in 1941 in Manhattan. Today, its catalog–known as the “Big Book”–has over 4,000 pages, with customers in all 50 states, through a network of five customer fulfillment centers (four in the United States and one in the United Kingdom) and 106 branch offices (104 in the United States, one is located in the United Kingdom and one in Mexico).

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The Acquirer’s Multiple® Strategy Survey [0.10]

Posted on June 20, 2016, noon by Greenbackd @ [source]

The Acquirer’s Multiple® is the value ratio “acquirers”—buyout firms, activists, deep value investors—use to find undervalued stocks.

As Deep Value: Why Activist Investors and Other Contrarians Battle for Control of Losing Corporations shows undervalued companies trading on a low acquirer’s multiple tend to be good targets for investment.

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And they climbed there from quite a low base not nine years ago, without any conventional celebrity merit to speak of beyond a cable TV reality show of modest ratings success.

But the basic business model of the modern mobile celebrity is no different than Milton Berle’s nearly 70 years ago: the celebrity commands the attention of the public, and then that attention is transformed into money via some type of advertising or endorsement….

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