Performance Review of Student of Value Write-Ups

In my last post, I decided to implement Value and Opportunity’s idea of tracking stocks that I have sold or passed on as a great way of calibrating my investment process.  Here are the results. It has been a little…

Standard Chartered’s ($STAN) Salad Oil Moment

Up until the start of this month Standard Chartered ($STAN) was considered a traditional, boring bank.  Some went as far as calling it the ultimate retirement stock.  It is a commercial bank that helps its clients (almost all in Asia,…