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Title

Consider a Moat When Choosing Investments

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

8-16-2017

Abstract

By most accounts, it was investing superstar Warren Buffett who first used the term "moat" to gauge the quality of an investment, but it's a useful concept for ordinary investors as well.

Like the barrier protecting a castle, a wide moat makes an investment safer, a narrow one not so much.