Walter Schloss on valuation

January 18th, 2017 | Tags: , , | No Comments »

Walter Schloss a contemporary of Warren Buffet is  a well known value investors . He is a traditional value investor who follows the Benjamin Graham value investing style . His core recommendations for finding a good value buy are

1. Average earnings of the stock over a long period of time should be stable or rising

2. The stock should be fundamentally cheap on the basis of Book Value

3. There should be a substantial increase in earnings over the last year

4. It price should be far below the highs of the last two years