Picture of author.

Robert G. Hagstrom

Author of The Warren Buffett Way

10 Works 1,601 Members 15 Reviews

About the Author

Robert G. Hagstrom is Senior Vice President of Legg Mason Capital Management and the portfolio manager of the Legg Mason Growth Trust

Works by Robert G. Hagstrom

Tagged

Common Knowledge

Gender
male
Education
Villanova, Pennsylvania, USA
Occupations
banker
Organizations
Legg Mason

Members

Reviews

Good overview of many relevant thought patterns and skills needed for critical thinking
½
 
Flagged
jeffscollier | 1 other review | Aug 17, 2019 |
Excellent overview of various mental models for thinking about investing and finance. Started with lecture given by Charlie Munger and expanded.
 
Flagged
ShadowBarbara | 1 other review | Jan 27, 2017 |
I actually listened to the version narrated by Stefan Rudnicki - one of my favourite 'voice actors' - and he did a good job of bringing some life to the pages and making this somewhat tolerable.

While the book does present and illustrate the Buffet investing characteristics with enough biographical information to flesh out the story in an interesting way, in the end the book's repetitiveness got to me.

Buffet's philosophy is renowned for it's simple common sense. A great strength for investment theory, but a poison pill for someone writing on the topic. I couldn't help thinking the author really struggled to pad the material out to the requisite number of pages.… (more)
 
Flagged
pratalife | 8 other reviews | Feb 9, 2014 |
I actually listened to the version narrated by Stefan Rudnicki - one of my favourite 'voice actors' - and he did a good job of bringing some life to the pages and making this somewhat tolerable.

While the book does present and illustrate the Buffet investing characteristics with enough biographical information to flesh out the story in an interesting way, in the end the book's repetitiveness got to me.

Buffet's philosophy is renowned for it's simple common sense. A great strength for investment theory, but a poison pill for someone writing on the topic. I couldn't help thinking the author really struggled to pad the material out to the requisite number of pages.… (more)
 
Flagged
pratalife | 8 other reviews | Feb 9, 2014 |

Awards

You May Also Like

Statistics

Works
10
Members
1,601
Popularity
#16,102
Rating
3.8
Reviews
15
ISBNs
88
Languages
12

Charts & Graphs