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Warren Buffett on Book Value v

Intrinsic value and book value are two very different numbers. Book value is often used as a shorthand for estimating the value of a business, an approach that may work under certain circumstances but has lost much of its effectiveness as…

Book value is no longer a good

Book value was once one of the most widely used valuation techniques to determine the intrinsic value of companies through a value investing strategy, including Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (BRK.A, Financial) (BRK.B, Financial). For a long…

Kelley Blue Book | KBB

Kelley Blue Book, or KBB for short, is an automotive shopping website. The company dates back to the late 1920s, when it published a veritable blue book that dealers referred to for providing car values ​​and pricing information. Kelley…

Is this a good measure?

Bank stocks are known to trade at prices below the book value per share, even when a bank's income and profits are rising. As banks grow and engage in non-traditional financial activities, especially trading, their risk profiles…

Why book value is dead

Long-lasting structural changes in the economy have turned book value into a weak and incomplete measure of business value. Technological innovations have significantly affected where companies acquire capital, what they invest that…

Why book value can be misleading

- By Rupert HargreavesBook value is a fundamental part of value investing. The metric is important because it gives a fundamental value of a company. In theory, if a company were to declare bankruptcy, that would be what the assets would…

Modified book value

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