Value by George Portfolio 2014 Results

Investment results for 2014 were good on an absolute and a relative basis, they are presented below. The 2014 Portfolio had a total return of 21.4% almost half of last year’s return (41.2%) but I am more than satisfied with these results. Last year was just one of those rare years you can always hope […]

Value by George Blog Update

I’m pleased to announce Value by George is updated with a new appearance and improved functionality. If you haven’t been to the site recently, check it out. All content is now immediately available without the registration step previously required to view protected content. The new design page menu and search bar is above the header. Below […]

What ValuebyGeorge.com is About

The old quip about making money in the stock market “buy low and sell high” is hard to argue with isn’t it? It has always been true, but for us on Main Street the trick is to know what is low, what is high and will it ever get from low to high.  That is […]

Introduction and Lessons Learned

Hello, My name is George Thoreson and I am a fundamental, bottom-up, value investor.  I love investing. I’ve been investing and studying investing since 1975. I’ll invest in large and small capitalization companies, often out of favor or in a special situation.  Searching for real value often leads to interesting places including companies with small market […]

What ValuebyGeorge.com is About

The old quip about making money in the stock market “buy low and sell high” is hard to argue with isn’t it? It has always been true, but for us on Main Street the trick is to know what is low, what is high and will it ever get from low to high.  That is […]