A Value Investor’s Perspective on Tail Risk Protection

You are a value investor? You want to protect against tail risk? Two choices:

James Montier says this.

I say this.

Don’t get me wrong, I like Montier’s behavioral views on markets. There is, however, a better solution to tail risk and it rhymes with …bend wallowing.

Note: Tip to Cullen Roche for the Montier paper.