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‘Big Short’ Investor Who Once Touted GameStop Calls Rally ‘Unnatural, Insane, and Dangerous’ – MarketWatch

Michael Burry, head of Scion Asset Management and a major character in The Big Short film that was based on Michael Lewis’ book of the same name. A high-profile investor in GameStop called the stock’s recent rise, “unnatural, insane, and dangerous.” Investor Michael Burry, head of Scion Asset Management and a major character in The […]

Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game

“This delightfully written, lesson-laden book deserves a place of its own in the Baseball Hall of Fame.” ―ForbesMoneyball is a quest for the secret of success in baseball. In a narrative full of fabulous characters and brilliant excursions into the unexpected, Michael Lewis follows the low-budget Oakland A’s, visionary general manager Billy Beane, and the strange brotherhood of amateur baseball theorists. They are all in search of new baseball knowledge―insights that will give the little guy who is willing to discard old wisdom the edge over big money.