Gone Fishing With Buffett
Gone Fishing with Buffett is a local best-selling book which tells a story of a young man who embarked his investing journey into stock markets. This popular book is authored by Sean Seah. It comes with a foreword by Mary Buffett. She is the ex-Warren Buffett’s daughter in-law for 12 years and also a value investing mentor to Sean Seah.
Summary of Gone Fishing with Buffett
The ideas of value investing adopted by Warren Buffett have been taught and propagated all around the world. Sean Seah has internalised and applied such value investing principles consistently to compound his wealth. He now shares the methodology of value investing in a simple step-by-step format to thousands of students from seven countries in Asia.
Gone Fishing with Buffett is a great starter kit for investors who want to put their money to work. This book is written as a light hearted story to explain the concept of value investing like a fishing trip with Warren Buffett. Sean also shares his personal investing journey to encourage stock investors to avoid from speculating and invest wisely instead.
Contents of Gone Fishing With Buffett
Part 1 The Bait
Part 2 The Fisherman
Part 3 Great Businesses
Part 4 Sensible Price
Part 5 Application
Testimonials Of Gone Fishing With Buffett
Gone Fishing with Buffett is an useful book for any investors interested in Value Investing. It highlights the principles of value investing that have been relevant and they will continue to guide value investors regardless of changing times due to the internet. This book not only presents methods, but it also covers an important aspect which is the discipline and the mind set of an investor.
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The author of this book is Sean Seah. Sean is a Singaporean value investor, author and speaker in the area of personal finance and investing. After graduating in Business Studies with a first class honours, Sean went on to build a career in the civil service. He began investing after meeting some friends who were seasoned investors. Unfortunately, his get-rich quick mind set and speculative methods caused him to lose large amounts of money initially.
Sean was introduced to value investing by chance. His wealth began to grow steadily and he felt the passion to help others avoid blind speculation and invest wisely. Sean has been featured in The Sunday Times, FM93.8, National Achiever Congress and etc. He is frequently invited to investment conferences, book fairs and many other seminars where he shares his experiences and practical advice.