Monthly Archives: July 2012

Deliberate Practice: McDonald’s 2005 Follow-Up

While I did peak at Bill Ackman’s Burger King presentation while doing the McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) deliberate practice, I did not peak forward to the section on McDonald’s in Ackman’s profile in the recently published book The Alpha Masters by Maneet … Continue reading

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Deliberate Practice: McDonald’s 2005

This week’s deliberate practice challenge from Whopper Investments was McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) in 2005.  Well known value investor Bill Ackman of Pershing Square took a large and successful position in MCD in 2005.  The challenge was to analyze and value MCD … Continue reading

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Deliberate Practice

I recently read a Whopper Investments blog post on deliberate practice.  Whopper issued a deliberate practice challenge to analyze various companies that have been investments of well known value investors in the past.  The first challenge was Warren Buffett’s purchase … Continue reading

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