Long-term investors should spend more time researching a company’s corporate culture and how it can strengthen (or weaken) its economic moat.
The fear of regret and loss has kept many investors from making important investment decisions. Though we’re biologically hard-wired to think and feel this way, there are some tactics we can employ to work through these forces.
Like a medieval moat, all economic moats eventually deteriorate and lose their defensive value. It’s just a question of when it happens and how the company adapts to that change.
Rachael, a trust administrator at JIC, discusses Marie Kondo’s book, The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up, and the benefit of being more mindful about our belongings.
Todd, a research analyst here at JIC, discusses what both a fruitful apple orchard and good investment strategy require: patience.