Texaco, WR Grace, & Pacific Gas & Electric26 Sep 2021 • 6 min readTexaco & The Getty Oil Company I love the story of Texaco’s takeover of the Getty Oil Company. Getty Oil had been founded by the legendary J. Paul Getty, who had famously once said that the three keys...
Reading List16 Sep 2021 • 2 min readThis is a list of my favorite business / investing books split into various subjects. It isn’t presented in any specific order - just a list of books that I love. I plan to update it in the future as ...
Canoo Inc. & Shorting Horses03 Sep 2021 • 11 min read • 1 0I haven’t spent much time looking into SPACs, though I know a few people who have made a lot of money in the space. From a personal perspective, I’ve really enjoyed the sector; for example, I have fou...
Jumia Technologies & The Great A&P27 Aug 2021 • 13 min readA number of years ago, I read a wonderful book about the Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company: The Great A&P and the Struggle for Small Business in America by Marc Levinson. Younger generations may not real...
Random thoughts on markets09 Aug 2021 • < 1 min readBusinessman by day, individual value investor by night, CFA Charterholder, optimistic skeptic. Subscribe now
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