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Chapter 1. Sages and Charlatans: Avoidin... > Red Flag 2: Friends and Family Don’t...

Red Flag 2: Friends and Family Don’t Like a Company’s Products

Two thumbs down from your nearest and dearest is a signal to heed. There are, after all, many products made by publicly traded companies that we not only understand but test on a daily basis. One-time Fidelity Magellan fund manager Peter Lynch says that investors should try to kick the tires before stumping up any cash. That may mean visiting a store, staying in a hotel, talking to friends who work for a company, or noticing which cars are becoming popular.


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