Hope you all are having a terrific weekend!


Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
by Yuval Noah Harari

New York Times Bestseller and a summer reading pick from President Barack Obama, Bill Gates, and Mark Zuckerberg. Sapiens is a a groundbreaking narrative of humanity’s creation and evolution that explores the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our understanding of what it means to be “human.”


  • Peter Lynch: Five Lessons from One of the Most Successful Mutual Fund Managers of All Time (Latticework)
  • Venture Capital: It is a pricing, not a value, game! (Aswath Damodaran)
  • A Half Dozen Things I’ve Learned from Robert Cialdini’s book “Influence” (25iq)
  • A Dozen Things You can Learn by Reading “The Success Equation” by Michael Mauboussin (25iq)
  • Top investor, up 15% in 2016, sees value investing comeback (CNBC)
  • Liberty Media: Better Than Berkshire (Barron’s)
  • Henry Singleton, Teledyne, and Free Cash Flow (Old School Value)
  • John Maynard Keynes: Courage Is the Key to Investing (The Intelligent Investor)
  • The Most Complicated Simple Problems (Morgan Housel)
  • A Great Cost Migration Is Upending the Financial Industry (Bloomberg View)
  • Financial Literacy Is Still Abysmal Everywhere (WSJ)
  • LUV Your Stock: Study Shows That Ticker Symbols Matter (WSJ)

What was the best thing you read this week? Drop a link in the comments or shoot me an email.