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Our latest Magic Formula shares

Our latest Magic Formula shares
Misha Friedman/Bloomberg. Joel Greenblatt, managing principal and co-chief investment officer of Gotham Asset Management

This week I’m taking my annual look at the Magic Formula screen of star hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt. This is a screen of wonderful simplicity and Mr Greenblatt, when he presented the approach in 2005 in the The Little Book that Beat The Market, suggested it would be suitable for relatively disinterested investors who were happy to buy a new portfolio of shares each year and let the strategy play out.

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