Charlie Munger DJCO 2017 After Session Notes

These are my notes from video of an informal session with Charlie answering questions after the main Daily Journal meeting in February 2017. This is different than the main meeting which was widely reported on. The full video of the session is available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RpzrHPYWojY On people sending him checks to work for him: https://youtu.be/RpzrHPYWojY?t=3m0s "I sometimes …

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Charlie Munger on Reading Barron’s

"I read Barron's for 50 years. In 50 years I found one investment opportunity in Barron's out of which I made about $80 million with almost no risk. I took the $80 million and gave it to Li Lu who turned it into $400 or $500 million. So I have made $400 or $500 million …

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Dividends, Reinvestment, Options, and Total Returns (FIG)

I bought Fortress Investment Group (FIG) late in 2014 at $7.40 a share. Softbank announced in February it is buying FIG for $8.08 per share. That's only a 3.9% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) over that time period. But wait. FIG paid out $1.16 worth of dividends during that time. This increases the total CAGR …

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