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The DIY Investing Podcast

122 EpisodesProduced by Trey HenningerWebsite

Do you want to learn how to manage your own investments? Are you ready to stop paying investment management fees and start building wealth? The DIY Investing Podcast is dedicated to providing you with the knowledge, skills, and resources you need to be a better investor. Learn how to make investment… read more

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122 - Are you the next Warren Buffett?

September 19th, 2021

33:25
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Second-Order Effects
  • Passive vs Active Investing
  • Standing on the Shoulders of Giants
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121 - Q/A: Questions for Management, Due Diligence, Share Issuance

September 12th, 2021

29:33
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Capital Allocation
  • Due Diligence
  • Share Dilution
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120 - Philosophy of Concentrated Investing

September 5th, 2021

52:01
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Concentration vs Diversification
  • Hurdle Rate
  • Circle of Competence
  • Conviction
  • Opportunity Cost
  • Satisficing

119 - How to become a Self-Made Millionaire

August 29th, 2021

51:52
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Self-Made Millionaire
  • Cumulative Advantage
  • Compounding
  • Power of Habit
  • Privilege
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118 - NACCO Stock Post-Mortem $NC

June 29th, 2021

48:37
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Durability
  • Post-Mortem
  • Resulting
  • Capital Allocation
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117 - What risks are you willing to underwrite?

June 21st, 2021

35:26
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Operational Leverage
  • Risk Management
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116 - Learning from mistakes you narrowly avoid $MCLDF

April 27th, 2021

28:07
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Confirmation Bias
  • Skin in the Game
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115 - How to rebalance a concentrated portfolio

April 18th, 2021

28:19
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Occam's Razor
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114 - Solitron Devices Stock Thesis (SODI)

April 11th, 2021

1:05:20
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Quality Investing
  • Operating Leverage
  • Barriers to Entry
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113 - Never Buy or Sell Options! (Investing Rules)

March 28th, 2021

27:34
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • KISS Principle (Keep it Simple Stupid)
  • Process vs Outcomes
  • Insurance
  • Tail Events
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112 - Never Short Stocks! (Investing Rules)

March 21st, 2021

20:35
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • KISS Principle (Keep it Simple Stupid)
  • Process vs Outcomes
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111 - Eliminate your investing mistakes

February 28th, 2021

29:04
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Signal vs Noise
  • Process vs Outcomes
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110 - How I am incorporating Momentum into my Investing Process

February 7th, 2021

35:07
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Momentum
  • Inertia
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109 - How much time should you research a stock before buying?

January 31st, 2021

29:47
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • The Pareto Principle (80/20 Rule)
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108 - Coffee Can Portfolio Investing

January 24th, 2021

43:39
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Deferred Tax Liability
  • Skin-in-the-game
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107 - Investing Goals for 2021

January 18th, 2021

27:52
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Goals and Habits
  • Concentration vs Diversification
  • Signal vs Noise
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106 - When to Sell Stocks

December 29th, 2020

39:08
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Opportunity Cost
  • Rebalancing
  • Coffee Can Portfolio
  • Intrinsic Value
  • Optionality
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105 - Investing vs Speculation vs Gambling

December 15th, 2020

1:01:54
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Investing
  • Speculation
  • Gambling
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104 - Terminal Value and Why Intrinsic Value grows over time

December 7th, 2020

35:04
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Terminal Value 
  • Intrinsic Value 
  • True Historic Value 
  • Discounted Cash Flow Calculation 
  • Net Present Value 

103 - The Deflation Myth

December 1st, 2020

33:21
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Deflation
  • Inflation
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102 - Don't use Enterprise Value - Here's Why

November 22nd, 2020

37:04
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Enterprise Value
  • Return on Invested Capital
  • Weighted Average Cost of Capital
  • Net Cash vs Net Debt
  • Leverage

101 - How to find good stock ideas (FAQ)

November 15th, 2020

29:13
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Cloning / Copycat
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100 - Special Edition: Reflecting after 100 episodes

November 8th, 2020

56:49
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  • Email me your thoughts, feedback, or encouragement:
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99 - OTC Manual Database with Jan Svenda and David Flood

November 1st, 2020

1:44:21
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97 - Engineering Mental Models: Why Engineers make good investors

October 18th, 2020

25:37
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Margin of Safety
  • Backup Systems
  • Scale
  • Failure Points
  • Leverage
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96 - The difference between "Right" and "Useful" for investors

October 11th, 2020

21:02
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Discounted Cash Flows
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95 - How to build conviction in a stock idea (FAQ)

October 4th, 2020

32:03
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Opportunity Cost
  • Margin of Safety
  • Conviction
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94 - Japanese companies are worth less than American companies, All Else Equal

September 27th, 2020

26:49
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • All Else Equal
  • Shareholder Primacy
  • Culture
  • Net-Nets
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92 - Discount Rates: Past, Present, and Future

September 13th, 2020

58:25
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Discount Rates
  • Supply and Demand
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91 - GAAP vs non-GAAP Earnings (Amazon Deep Dive)

September 6th, 2020

1:01:20
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Owner's Earnings
  • Free Cash Flow
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90 - What is Intrinsic Value?

August 30th, 2020

33:55
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Intrinsic Value
  • Extrinsic Value
  • Define your terms
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89 - All Securities are owned at all times (Investing First Principle)

August 23rd, 2020

24:23
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • First Principles
  • Asset Duration
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88 - Satisficing: Why you should avoid attempting to maximize your portfolio returns

August 16th, 2020

33:18
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Satisficing
  • Absolute vs Relative Returns
  • Optimization
  • Min-Max Game Theory
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87 - Cost of Growth Valuation and Asset / Earnings Equivalence

August 9th, 2020

32:33
References:

This episode was inspired by a Twitter thread where I responded to a poll on how to value companies. That thread is available at the …

86 - The Tyranny of Backtesting: Why Backtests are harmful and counter-productive

August 2nd, 2020

37:40
Books Referenced:

Fooled by Randomness by Nassim Taleb

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85 - Precisely Wrong, Roughly Right (DCFs)

July 27th, 2020

36:30
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Discount Rates
  • Gordon Growth Model
  • Discounted Cash Flow Calculation
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84 - Would you buy your employer's stock?

July 19th, 2020

22:33
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Scuttlebutt
  • Circle of Competence
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83 - Key Drawbacks of the Banking Industry

July 12th, 2020

29:29
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Commodity
  • Leverage
  • Availability Bias (re 2008 Financial Crisis)
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82 - Why Banking is an Attractive Industry

July 5th, 2020

36:14
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Retention Rates
  • Lindy Effect (Durability)
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81 - Always Ask Why: Bond Returns, Greater Fool Theory, and the 5 Why Framework

June 28th, 2020

31:58
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Discount Rate
  • Greater Fool Theory
  • Circle of Competence
  • 5-Why Framework
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80 - Zero Interest Rates should not reduce your Discount Rate

June 16th, 2020

27:27
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Discount Rate
  • Equity Risk Premium
  • Second-Order Effects
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79 - How Banks Make Money

June 8th, 2020

39:46
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Leverage
  • Fractional Reserve Banking
  • Margin
  • Economies of Scale
  • Operational Leverage
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78 - Earnings Yield on Cost: A valuation rule of thumb

May 31st, 2020

36:32
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Earnings Yield
  • Discount Rate
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77 - What is the source of your investment return?

May 24th, 2020

34:30
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Mean Reversion
  • Inertia
  • Reinvestment Rate
  • Return on Incremental Invested Capital (ROIIC)
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76 - How to identify 10-bagger investments (10x in 10 years)

May 17th, 2020

32:09
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Operating Leverage
  • Davis Double Play
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75 - Managing multiple investment strategies in a single portfolio

May 10th, 2020

28:46
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74 - Merger Arbitrage: High returns from high certainty bets

May 3rd, 2020

26:07
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Arbitrage
  • Efficient Market Hypothesis
  • Brand Power
  • Luxury Power
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73 - Economic Contagion: How COVID-19 could cause a depression

April 26th, 2020

29:57
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Second-Order Effects
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72 - Binary Investing Outcomes: How the Coronavirus is impacting stock portfolios

April 19th, 2020

29:18
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Normal Distribution (Statistics)
  • Resulting (Read: Annie Duke's book)
  • Efficient Market Hypothesis
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71 - Moral Hazard: Why government bailouts are counterproductive

April 12th, 2020

29:22
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Moral Hazard
  • 2nd Order Effects
  • Anti-Fragile
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70 - Oil Majors Clearance Sale 2020

April 5th, 2020

21:15
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Dividend Aristocrats
  • Dividend Growth Investing
  • Discount Rates
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69 - Why Study Investing? Roth vs Taxable Accounts? (Q&A)

March 29th, 2020

18:57
Call to Action:
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68 - Strategic Cash Allocation in an Investing Portfolio

March 22nd, 2020

7:56
Call to Action:
  • For You: Do you agree with my view on cash not being worthy of a strategic allocation in your portfolio? Either way, you should …

67 - Addition through Subtraction (Mental Model)

March 15th, 2020

5:35
Call to Action:
  • For You: Take out a notebook or word document. Write a list of everything that you can think of that is preventing you from …

66 - Net Operating Losses are a form of Hidden Asset

March 8th, 2020

5:52
Call to Action:
  • For You: Check your current stocks for the presence of net operating losses that can offset future taxes and read about Myrexis and …

65 - Why I don't invest in Russia or China

March 1st, 2020

5:47
Call to Action:
  • For You: Write down a list of every country which you will exclude from investing for reasons such as this or similar. Stick to it.

64 - Rebalancing Kills Compounding

February 23rd, 2020

35:39
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Modern Portfolio Theory
  • Compound Interest
  • Rebalancing
  • Beta / Volatility
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63 - Your Portfolio should reflect your Investing Strategy

February 16th, 2020

30:47
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Concentration vs Diversification
  • Expected Value
  • Probabilistic Thinking
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61 - How to leverage your equity portfolio without margin

February 2nd, 2020

37:01
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Leverage
  • Risk Management
  • Uncertainty / Probabilistic Thinking
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60 - Opportunities are Rare: Go the Extra Mile

January 26th, 2020

13:18
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Carpe Diem (Seize the Day)
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59 - How to manage Currency Risk (Loss of Purchasing Power Parity)

January 19th, 2020

29:30
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Hedging and Insurance Costs
  • Purchasing Power Parity
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58 - Investing Goals for 2020

January 12th, 2020

36:33
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Circle of Competence
  • Habits
  • Resulting (read: "Thinking in Bets" by Annie Duke)
    • Focus on Process over …

56 - HemaCare 100-Bagger with Dan Schum

December 29th, 2019

1:11:21
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55 - How to manage Inflation Risk (Loss of Purchasing Power)

December 22nd, 2019

32:53
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Inflation
  • Mr. Market
  • Purchasing Power
  • Pricing Power
  • Discount Rates
  • Risk Premium
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54 - How to Classify Companies by Business Quality: An Investing System

December 16th, 2019

1:06:55
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Margin of Safety
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53 - How to buy illiquid stocks

December 9th, 2019

34:50
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Bias towards action
  • Liquidity
  • Mr. Market
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52 - The Acquirer's Multiple with author Tobias Carlisle (Interactive Book Review)

December 1st, 2019

51:20
Book: The Acquirer's Multiple by Tobias Carlisle

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51 - Psychology of Selling Losers

November 24th, 2019

45:13
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Opportunity cost
  • Loss Aversion
  • Diversification vs Concentration
  • Price Anchoring
  • Zero-Based Budgeting

50 - Tim Eriksen Interview: MicroCap Investing $BVERS $WCRS $PIOE $BWEL

November 17th, 2019

1:33:19
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49 - Value Stock Geek Interview: Cheap and Good Balance Sheet ($MU, $BDL, $DKS)

November 3rd, 2019

1:17:14
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48 - David Flood Interview: Dark Stock Investing ($PLWN, $BVERS, $NTIP, $MIRI, $HMGN)

October 27th, 2019

1:28:25
How to connect with David Flood (Elementary Value)

47 - Forced Diversification and Illiquid Stocks

October 20th, 2019

32:05
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Liquidity
  • Diversification
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46 - Broker Price Wars: End Game ($0 Commissions)

October 11th, 2019

41:44
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • 2nd-order effects
  • Price Competition
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45 - Geoff Gannon Interview: Concentrated Investing in Overlooked Stocks ($NC, $KARE.AT, $NKR, $TRUX, $VLGEA)

October 6th, 2019

1:44:14
How to connect with Geoff Gannon
  • Follow his work on Twitter: @FocusedCompound
    • Managed by Geoff's partner Andrew Kuhn
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44 - Investing in Bank Stocks (WFC, CFR, ALLY, DFS)

September 29th, 2019

37:12
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Credit
  • Leverage
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43 - Investing in Credit Card Companies (V, MA, AXP, DFS)

September 22nd, 2019

40:38
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Credit
  • Rent-Seeking
  • Networking Effects
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42 - How to invest in a Health Savings Account (HSA)

September 3rd, 2019

43:10
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Tax Shelters
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40 - When NOT to average down on an investment (Investing Rules)

August 18th, 2019

29:29
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Leverage
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39 - Market Expectations vs Your Investing Expectations

August 16th, 2019

33:52
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Mr. Market
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38 - Should you invest in Private Prisons?

August 7th, 2019

39:34
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Blood in the Streets
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37 - Liquidity: Risks and Opportunities

July 28th, 2019

47:38
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Liquidity
  • Risk
  • Insurance
  • First Principles
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36 - What is Risk? Price Risk, Volatility, and Beta (Types of Investing Risk)

July 21st, 2019

26:56
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Velocity - Direction matters
  • Relative vs Absolute measures
  • Volatility / Beta
  • Risk
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35 - Shorter Holding Periods are better (Investing First Principle)

July 14th, 2019

37:10
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Reversion to the Mean
  • Moats
  • First Principles
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34 - Companies with no debt are better than companies with debt (Investing First Principle)

July 7th, 2019

18:52
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Potential Energy vs Kinetic Energy
  • Leverage
  • All Else Equal
  • First Principles
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33 - Low stock prices are better than high stock prices (Investing First Principle)

June 30th, 2019

23:02
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Margin of Safety
  • Price vs Value
  • Time Value of Money
  • All Else Equal
  • First Principles
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32 - Shorting Stocks is a Negative-Sum Game (Investing First Principle)

June 29th, 2019

27:43
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Zero Based Thinking
  • Negative Carry
  • Opportunity Cost
  • Hidden Costs
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31 - Buying Stocks is NOT a Zero-Sum Game (Investing First Principle)

June 16th, 2019

30:37
Books Referenced in the Podcast
  • Stocks for the Long Run by Jeremy Siegel:
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30 - GameStop stock investment post-mortem (2017-2019)

June 9th, 2019

38:27
Mental Models discussed in this podcast:
  • Zero Based Thinking
  • Resulting
  • Skin in the …

29 - "All Else Equal" Mental Model (Ceteris paribus)

June 2nd, 2019

17:48
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28 - How to earn Cash Back Online using Mr. Rebates

May 26th, 2019

26:23
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27 - How to calculate Intrinsic Value using Discounted Cash Flows (DCF)

May 19th, 2019

29:56
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26 - Owner's Earnings: Why Net Income or EPS can be deceiving

May 12th, 2019

27:04
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25 - Long Term Growth Rate Assumptions: How to Calibrate using SEC 10k Disclosures

May 5th, 2019

29:17
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24 - Emergency Fund Sizing for the Enterprising Investor

April 28th, 2019

19:06
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23 - What is a good Discount Rate to use for Discounted Cash Flow Calculations?

April 21st, 2019

26:52
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22 - How Disney+ improves the quality of Disney's business model

April 14th, 2019

26:04
Thank you for your support!

In this podcast episode, I mentioned one of the exclusive member benefits for those who choose to financially support this podcast as a Patron.

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21 - Keystone Habits of a Healthy Lifestyle

April 7th, 2019

23:01
Thank you for your support!

This podcast was inspired by the book "The Power of Habit" by Charles Duhigg. You can support the podcast by purchasing …

20 - Keystone Habits of Investing

March 31st, 2019

34:44
Thank you for your support!

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19 - Keystone Habits of Personal Finance

March 24th, 2019

23:12
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The Power of Habit Book Review

March 17th, 2019

29:08
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Top Ten Personal Finance Lessons from Joshua Sheats (Episode017)

March 10th, 2019

38:50

In today’s episode, I will be sharing ten of the most important lessons I’ve learned from Joshua Sheats.  These are lessons that apply to personal finance, investing, and beyond.

The Top 10 Personal Finance Lessons I …

The Joshua Sheats Framework for Wealth Building (Episode016)

March 3rd, 2019

39:22

In today’s episode, I will be discussing Joshua Sheats’ Framework for Wealth Building. 

The 5 Key Parts of Personal Finance
  1. Increase Income
  2. Decrease …

Investing in Advertising Holding Companies (Episode015)

February 24th, 2019

36:16

In today’s episode, I will be discussing the idea of investing in advertising holding companies.  My guess is that many of you have never even …

The Pros and Cons of Retail Chain Investing (Episode014)

February 17th, 2019

40:38

In today’s episode, I will be discussing the Pros and Cons of Retail Chain Investing.  This topic is particularly interesting for me right now as I …

Don't Trust 2017 Reported Earnings! (Episode013)

February 10th, 2019

30:27

In today’s episode, I will be discussing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 and its effect on reported 2017 earnings for US-based companies.

Investing in the Oil Majors (Episode012)

February 3rd, 2019

38:16

Oil majors: ExxonMobil (USA), Chevron (USA), Royal Dutch Shell (UK and Netherlands), BP (UK), TOTAL (French)

Traditionally, being an oil major has …

Patreon: Why I am launching a DIY Investing Membership Program (Episode 011)

January 27th, 2019

50:36
Why Patreon?

The DIY Investing membership site is hosted on DIYInvesting.org with Patreon used as the payment processor and platform partner.  Members are offered exclusive access to investing research and educational …

Gilead Sciences Stock Analysis (Episode010)

January 14th, 2019

43:09

Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company with a focus on treating and curing diseases.  Their areas of focus include HIV, Hepatitis C, …

First Principles of Investing (Episode009)

January 14th, 2019

45:31

First Principles are a critical mental model for you to understand to be a successful investor. Most people don’t make decisions based on facts and …

How to choose a Stock Brokerage Company (Episode008)

May 13th, 2018

42:34
 Recommended Brokerage Companies:

1. Ally Invest

2. Fidelity Investments

3. Vanguard

4. Motif Investing

Recommended Motifs (My pre-built index funds …

Should you use a Traditional or Roth IRA for retirement savings? (Episode007)

May 4th, 2018

26:06
Description

In this episode, I answer a listener question about how to save for retirement. Specifically, "Should I be using a traditional IRA, Roth …

The Little Book That Beats the Market Book Review (Episode006)

April 20th, 2018

35:02
Synopsis

This is a book review of The Little Book that Beats the Market by Joel Greenblatt. The basic concept of the book is that it's quite simple …

Asymmetric Risk and Reward: GameStop 2018 (Episode005)

April 20th, 2018

37:35

GameStop in 2018 is a prime example of an investment with asymmetric risk and reward. The company offers a greater than 10% dividend yield with a payout ratio less than 50%. As long as the dividend can be paid we'll …

Richest Man in Babylon Book Review (Episode 004)

September 22nd, 2017

32:27

In this episode, I review the personal finance classic, The Richest Man in Babylon. This book provides the basic formula for building wealth. Every …

Stock-based compensation expense is a real expense for shareholders (Episode 003)

August 18th, 2017

28:00

In this episode, I discuss the effect of stock options or stock-based compensation expense on the after-tax returns of shareholders. These expenses …

Gradualism Mental Model (Episode 002)

August 18th, 2017

36:18

In this episode, I discuss the mental model of Gradualism and how to become a millionaire by investing only $1 a day. Gradualism is a mental model …

Mythbusting: Stocks are riskier than Bonds (Episode 001)

August 18th, 2017

33:53

In this episode of The DIY Investing Podcast, I discuss the common myth that stocks are riskier than bonds. Join me as I bust this myth, by …

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