Michael Burry is a famous investor that made his fortune shorting the housing market in 2007-2008 using derivatives. He manages Scion Asset Management, LLC. He’s a deep value investor looking for stocks below fundamental company value. He will also sell short stocks that are fundamentally far too high based on intrinsic current and future company value.

Michael Burry Bookshelf

Michael Burry recently shared a picture of one of his bookshelves with his followers before later deleting the tweet.

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Michael Burry Book List

Did Michael Burry write a book?

While Michaal Burry didn’t write a book himself, however he is featured as the main subject of The Big Short by Michael Lewis and the movie by the same name and his character is played by Christian Bale.


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