Growth Quotes By Barry Ritholtz

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Rather than engage   in the sort of selective retention that so many investors tend to do and   pretend mistakes never happened, I prefer to 'own' them. This allows me to   learn from them and, with any luck, avoid making the same errors again.

We love a tale of   heroes and villains and conflicts requiring a neat resolution.


The consumption   and production of energy is a major component of the global economy.

You, your employer   and your plan's investment managers fail to follow even the most basic rules   of investing. You overtrade, chase performance, do not think long term. All   of you - All Of You - have done a horrible job managing your retirement   plans.

Active management   leads to lots of poor investor behavior. It sends people chasing after   whoever has the hot hand at the moment.

Any Wall Street   advertising that does not go into the boring details of methodology is most   likely to be pushing past performance.

Mutual fund   managers want your money in their funds. They get paid based on assets under   management.


A number of   bloggers in economics and the financial sector have risen to prominence   through the sheer strength of their work. Note it was not their family   connections nor ties to Ivy League schools or elite banks, but rather the   strength of their research, analysis and writing.

A well-designed   401(k) plan is an enormous competitive edge when recruiting and retaining   employees.

History is replete   with examples of tech firms that were marginalized by new companies and   technologies.