Value investing is an investment approach that follows the basic model set by the pioneers of conservative investing, Benjamin Graham and David Dodd. Value investing is also the preferred investing method of Warren Buffet, who’s a fabled modern-day investor.
At the core of the value investing approach is identifying well-financed companies that are well-established in their businesses and have a history of earnings and dividends. They are likely to survive any economic setback that comes along, and thrive anew when prosperity returns, as it inevitably does. Value investors have long-term mindsets when it comes to investing.
Another key point about value investing is you shouldn’t sell high-quality stocks just because their prices have dropped. Nor should you sell them just because they’ve gone out of investor favour. Well-established, but out-of-favour stocks, can provide great opportunities for patient investors.
If you balance and diversify your portfolio as we recommend, it should include both growth and value selections. In both areas, you should avoid extremes. Value investing is a key part of our investing philosophy at TSI Network, and we believe our three-part Successful Investor strategy is the best approach for value investors:
Invest mainly in well-established companies;
Spread your money out across most if not all of the five main economic sectors (Manufacturing & Industry; Resources & Commodities; the Consumer sector; Finance; Utilities);
Downplay or avoid stocks in the broker/media limelight.
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Many investors like to describe different approaches to investment decision-making–what some call their investing practice–by sticking one-word labels on them.
This can make conversations flow more smoothly, but it does little to raise anybody’s investment knowledge. In fact, it can lead to false impressions.
Is value investing still relevant in 2022? Value investing has been used by many investors, in conjunction with other investment considerations, to profit over long periods.
Is value investing still relevant? Yes—and here are some tips on how to do it successfully:
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