Among other factors, indicators of extremes of euphoria seem much more important than price
Despite this problem, we consider the owner earnings figure, not the GAAP figure, to be the relevant item for valuation purposes
CAPE is ignorant of interest rates
The first step for investors is to come to a new understanding of reported earnings and the book value of equity.
Using trailing twelve months earnings that are impacted by a recession is a mistake
If a company’s capital expenditures are simply maintaining the company’s position in its markets, it free cash flow may be unduly high
About forty years ago Buffett experienced a Damascene conversion
I am not attuned to this market environment, and I don’t want to spoil a decent record by trying to play a game I don’t understand just so I can go out a hero.
Wrap up on the drawbacks of CAPE. A fair level for price earnings ratios has changed over the years.
Investors are reading CAPE all wrong.