'Dhandho' is a Gujarati word that literally means endeavours that create wealth. Broadly, it means doing business. But the word also carries a special connotation. It refers to the ‘low-risk high-return' approach to business that is the hallmark of Gujaratis.
A comprehensive value investing framework for the individual investor.In a straightforward and accessible manner, the Dhandho Investor lays out the powerful framework of value investing.
Written with the intelligent individual investor in mind, this comprehensive guide distills the Dhandho capital allocation framework of the business savvy Patels from India and presents how they can be applied successfully to the stock market.
The Dhandho method expands on the ground-breaking principles of value investing expounded by Benjamin Graham, Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger. Readers will be introduced to important value investing concepts such as "Heads, I win! Tails, I don't lose that much!," "Few Bets, Big Bets, Infrequent Bets," Abhimanyu's dilemma and a detailed treatise on using the Kelly Formula to invest in undervalued stocks.
Using a light, entertaining style, Pabrai lays out the Dhandho framework in an easy-to-use format. Any investor who adopts the framework is bound to improve on results and soundly beat the markets and most professionals.