We chat with value investor James Williamson, Founder, Executive Director & Chief Investment Officer at Wentworth Williamson Management. We also talk about Brett’s new 3PTL tool, Gary’s terrific QAV-based paper returns on Strawman, MYE fatality and price drop, ZGL price update, FMG – huge drop, execs leaving in droves, CVW financials in SD, handling some tricky flatline graphs, Corporate Tax hike going to the senate in the US, S32 is a zinc miner, ATL and Camplify, MYR is profitable again, but numbers aren’t in SD yet, MWY removed because of lumber graph, SRG breached it’s Sell line, MIN – iron ore sell, why BLX fell nearly 7%, why CDM went down, why EHL and ABA aren’t on the scorecard, SMSFs and Trust Deeds, why TK bought NAB, why WAF is dropping, the sell line for ZIM, Copper price heading in the right direction, and After Hours!
This is “the white-knuckle part of the cycle”. Portfolio update. Iron ore and gold charts. Stockhistory v Stock Doctor prices. GMA and mortgage issuances. The milk stool legs. RBA and inflation. Small rods is WAY down. Wash-selling. PE contraction. Pulled pork on WDS. Benching Michael Jordan. UPST. Lots of Rule 1 questions. Buying a “wonderful company at a fair price” and ignoring sentiment.
Our guest today is Dr Jenny Fagg, CEO, 2Be. Jenny has had a long career in banking and finance, with roles including Chief Risk Officer of AMP Limited, EVP of Products and Payments at CIBC, one of Canada’s five top banks, CEO and Managing Director of ANZ National Bank Limited, New Zealand’s largest bank and wealth business, Managing Director of ANZ Consumer Finance in Australia, senior leadership roles in risk and marketing management at Citibank, and Jenny established the consulting practice in retail lending and customer profitability at KPMG. She holds a PhD in Management (Risk) and a Bachelor of Economics (First Class Honours in Organisational Psychology). And she is also Tony’s wife. She joined us recently to talk about her new venture, her book, “The Gist of Generosity”, and what it’s like being married to Tony.