Excerpt from the CFA Institute quoting DataTrek co-founder Nick Colas:
…. “I love nothing more than good “cocktail nuggets” — those fascinating facts and figures that make for great conversation starters at cocktail parties. You know the kind of thing I’m talking about: little gems of information that get people chatting, gasping, or exclaiming, “Wow!”
Nicholas Colas of DataTrek Research is a treasure trove of these nuggets. He recently spoke at the 63rd Annual Financial Analysts Seminar and, as was to be expected, shared some great ones in his presentation, “Market Narratives, Long-Term Disruptors, and Data Trends Investors Should Consider.” One of my favorites was the old rice-grains-on-the-chessboard story”…..
Read the whole article here on the CFA’s site.