Why Warren Buffett and women share the same investing strategies

SourceThe National
SectorTechnology
CountryMiddle east

What does legendary billionaire investor Warren Buffett have in common with women? Both Mr Buffett and women invest better than the average man, according to LouAnn Lofton's 2012 book Warren Buffett Invests Like A Girl – And Why You Should, Too. The Berkshire Hathaway chairman and chief executive believes in long-term value investing and the power of compounding growth, investing in only what he understands and says excessive portfolio diversification can be dangerous. The "Oracle of Omaha" advises investors to stay the course and focus on fundamentals, as well as putting money into passive index funds. It is these traits that women also ...read more...