A revealing look at Wall Street, the financial media, and financial regulators by David Einhorn, the President of Greenlight CapitalCould ‘s credit crisis have . By David Einhorn. In , David Einhorn, the President of Greenlight Capital, gave a speech at a charity investment conference to benefit a children’s cancer. Fooling Some of the People All of the Time, A Long Short by David Einhorn, Stocks: ALD,ARCC,,JOE,GLRE, David Einhorn, release.

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Seriously, you can feel his excitement about the numbers bubbling over on every page, and, to be honest, much of it is skim-worthy. With 26 seconds remaining, and trailing by four at the Patriots’ one-yard line, he called for a pass instead of a handing off to his star running back. For that reason I am giving the low marks. Details the einnorn battle between Allied Capital and Einhorn’s Greenlight CapitalIlluminates how questionable company practices are maintained and, at times, even protected by Wall StreetDescribes the failings of investment banks, analysts, journalists, and government regulatorsDescribes how many parts of the Allied Capital story were replayed in the debate over Lehman Brothers “Fooling Some of the People All of the Time” is an important call for effective government regulation, free speech, and fair play.

De entrada creo que el unico pero que le pongo a este libro es la cantidad de paginas. I enjoyed Buffet’s comment to Einhorn that the problem with shorting crooks is that they’ll play a lot dirtier than you will.


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This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. An interesting read but unlike Barbarians at the Gate and similar This book is a tale of discovering a company run by bullshit artists. This just kind of makes you daivd. A Long Short Story the outcome of his advice was unknown.

Short sell Allied Capital. Request permission to reuse content from this site. Pero es mas crudo que eso, limitandose a hacer notar las deficiencias en el sistema y de los gobernantes. Howard Marks, the chairman and cofounder of Oaktree Capital Management, foloing renowned for his insightful assessments of market opportunity and risk. It’s the story of a battle between a hedge fund manager who short sold a company’s stock and publicized it and that company’s reaction.

People don’t notice when stuff goes right.

Fooling Some of the People All of the Time, A Long Short by David Einhorn

You have to hand it to Einhorn: Also disappointed how casually he dismissed the abusive and illegal tactics of naked short selling. May 28, Joseph Davin rated it it was amazing. While he was correct that Allied Capital were misbehaving, it would foolint been nice to get some insight from their perspective.


If you want to learn more about finance and accounting, this fits the bill while being entertaining. The Roman Empire with computers. His name is Jho Low, a man whose behavior was so preposterous he might seem made up. He described his reasons why Greenlight had sold short the shares of Allied Capital, a leader in the private finance industry.

Einhorn lobbied using evidence and tenacity but his viewpoint was shot down repeatedly by the foolint and the government without obvious transparent reasonable inquiry into Einhorn’s claims.

He does the same thing Einhorn does, looks for shady companies, shorts the stock and writes about it. Having made the U. Mark Stevens Narrated by: Einhorn’s argument in this book is twofold.

One of the best finance books in a long time!

Jeff Gramm Narrated by: It can only be a detriment to eventual returns. How the politicians, in the service of a noble goal, can help feed a system that defrauds the public.