by CI Staff
GuruFocus.com is a website devoted to value investing and the idea that individual investors might benefit from selecting stocks that have been researched and chosen by the best investors in the world, such as Warren Buffett and Peter Lynch. GuruFocus.com tracks these investors’ stock picks and portfolio changes, offers stock screens based on their methods and provides articles to help you become a better investor. In addition, GuruFocus.com explains why these Gurus made the decisions they did and how they came to their conclusions.
Although many argue against following gurus, founder Charlie Tian, Ph.D., cites a quote from Isaac Newton to explain his perspective: “If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” Though it may not always be the best investing strategy, following gurus is a great place to start for investors, especially those making random speculative decisions, such as buying a stock simply because its price is incredibly low.
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