I used to view buying and selling securities as being somehow different than investing in small private companies. Now I view them the same way. Studying Buffett has made me a better business broker, and being a business broker has made me a better securities investor.
Would you like to build the type of business that Warren Buffett would acquire? Following is a link to an article in Forbes written by Tanya Prive and Lisa Lovallo that describes five principles Buffett would follow in evaluating an acquisition of your business: How To Build A Company That Warren Buffett Would Invest In