Festival of Stocks – Value Investing Congress edition

Welcome to the October 19, 2010 edition of the Festival of Stocks. The Festival of Stocks is a blog carnival dedicated to highlighting bloggers best posts on stock market related topics. Fat Pitch Financials is the actual birth place of this online weekly event, so it is always a special occasion when I get the chance to host this roving event.

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Now that you are familiar with Fat Pitch Financials, let’s take a look at this week’s Festival of Stock participants. Here are this week’s entries:

Dividends4Life presents The Clorox Company (CLX) Dividend Stock Analysis posted at Dividends Value, saying, “The Clorox Company is a diversified producer of household cleaning, grocery and specialty food products is also a leading producer of natural personal care products.Linked here is a detailed analysis and commentary.”

Intelligent Speculator presents If I could buy any stock in the world…. (Part 2 of 2) – Buying Facebook stock before the IPO posted at Intelligent Speculator, saying, “The stock that we would love to purchase.”

DGB presents US Dividend Portfolio Analysis posted at The Dividend Guy Blog.

Greg Speicher presents Know Your Limitations posted at GregSpeicher. Investors need to be aware of the importance of knowing their limitations which is essential to successful investing. Its opposite – overconfidence bias – has no place in investing and has caused the loss of many fortunes.

Notes From the Value Investing Congress: Einhorn, Bass & Pabrai (Day 2) posted at Market Folly. A summary of the Value Investing Congress presentations from Kyle Bass (Hayman Capital), David Einhorn (Greenlight Capital), and Mohnish Pabrai (Pabrai Investment Funds).

That concludes this edition of the Festival of Stocks. Be sure an leave comments as you visit each of the blogs that participated in this week’s Festival of Stocks. They’ll appreciate knowing folks are reading their articles.

Next week’s Festival of Stocks will be hosted at The Purchase Price. Submit your blog article to the next edition of Festival of Stocks using our carnival submission form.

If you are interested in volunteering to host a future edition of the Festival of Stocks, just contact me right away with the name of your site, blog URL, email address, and the date your prefer to host. Past posts and future hosts can be found on our Festival of Stocks index page for those of you interested in reviewing the archives.

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