About Stig Brodersen

Stig holds a master’s degree in Finance, has studied Business Analysis at Harvard University, and he’s the co-founder of the educational stock investing site The Investors Podcast. Before Stig took up stock investing he came from a career in one of Europe’s leading energy trading companies. Now, Stig works as a college professor teaching a variety of courses including financial accounting, investment and economics. Stig also owns the investment company Stig Brodersen Holding. Stig’s the author of The Warren Buffett Accounting Book, The 100 Page Summary of The Intelligent Investor, and The 100 Page Summary of Security Analysis.


In this blog post I suggest a current intrinsic value of $75 for one barrel of WTI oil. The value is derived from Hotelling's rule about resource extraction

By |March 31st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Value Investing Vs. Momentum Investing

As many of you guys might know, I’ve been looking into quantitative investing recently. While Warren Buffett and conventional value investing is my background, I find it very fascinating with that concept that you can completely systematize your stock investing process and still be beating the market. I haven’t taken the leap, and therefore I [...]

By |March 22nd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Measuring Portfolio Performance: The Sharp Ratio and Sortino Ratio for Value Investors

Whenever we hear about great investors, like Warren Buffett and Ray Dalio, we usually measure their accomplishments by their net worth and returns. The latter is often good for a discussion between investors. I’m a simple investor and my strategy is not to use leverage, derivatives, or any of the shenanigans, rather I simply buy [...]

By |March 21st, 2016|Blog|1 Comment