Investing

Mar
16

Super Cities №276—When Markets Stop Caring

The stock market is not the economy, but the warning lights are flashing red.
1 min read
Feb
14
Super Cities №269—How One Giant Investor Describes WeWork

Super Cities №269—How One Giant Investor Describes WeWork

The disgust oozes off the page, doesn't it? I love it.
1 min read
Sep
10
Super Cities №239—The Market for Presidential Volatility

Super Cities №239—The Market for Presidential Volatility

Markets hate unpredictable volatility. Donald J. Trump is extremely volatile. By the laws deductive reasoning, markets hate, well, you get the point.
2 min read
May
06
Super Cities №201—When To Be Greedy

Super Cities №201—When To Be Greedy

Warren Buffet's favorite line is: "Be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful."
2 min read
Apr
22
Super Cities №196 — Why Price Matters

Super Cities №196 — Why Price Matters

Warren Buffet is frustrated. He wants to make an "elephant-sized" investment, but for the notoriously frugal investor, stocks are priced too high to justify it.
1 min read
Apr
19
Super Cities №195 — How One Billionaire Makes Decisions

Super Cities №195 — How One Billionaire Makes Decisions

Innovation has one key thing in common with investing: the winners make smart, non-consensus bets.
2 min read
Jan
03
Super Cities №163 — In 2019, Yourself and Your Tribe

Super Cities №163 — In 2019, Yourself and Your Tribe

The best advice I have ever received is so simple it is silly: invest in yourself.
1 min read
Jun
09
Super Cities №101 - Dear Brother, 9 Thoughts on Wealth Creation

Super Cities №101 - Dear Brother, 9 Thoughts on Wealth Creation

there is incredible power in the idea of “ownership” — stocks, buildings, companies, etc. we cannot create wealth when our money is linked to hours worked.
1 min read
May
09
Super Cities №91 - How To Raise Cash Money … or Not

Super Cities №91 - How To Raise Cash Money … or Not

In the world of silly apps and man-boy hoodies, fundraising has become a badge of honor.
1 min read
Apr
26
Super Cities №85 — Goldman’s 10x Power Play

Super Cities №85 — Goldman’s 10x Power Play

In 1869, a guy named Marcus opened a small business to purchase promissory notes in New York City. More than a decade later, Marcus recruited his son, Henry, and his son-in-law, Samuel Sachs. They formed Goldman Sachs.
1 min read