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Graham, the father of value investing, wrote in The Intelligent Investor that if he were to explain sound investing in three words, then all he would say is 'margin of safety.' This naturally leads to the question, what is 'margin of safety'?
Once you find a great business selling at a good price with a satisfactory margin of safety, don't panic if the stock price drops after you buy.
A more realistic assessment would probably indicate that requiring states to comply with the new standard is not requisite to protect public health with an adequate margin of safety.
What we're trying to find are great businesses that we can own at prices that afford us a margin of safety. If you look at our portfolio, we have a large presence in the United States and a particularly large presence in Japan.
PHMSA is pushing operators to revalidate a minimum current operating margin of safety and to take actions to prevent future degradation of that margin.
PHMSA is pushing operators to re-validate a minimum current operating margin of safety and to take actions to prevent future degradation of that margin.
If all you want to calculate is the breakeven point and margin of safety, then you could use a more condensed version.
"Consumers around the world can be reassured that EFSA's intense scientific scrutiny continues to reaffirm the safety of BPA in food contact applications and again concludes that established safe intake levels for BPA provide a sufficient margin of safety for protection of consumers."
However, knowing the magnitude of credit union losses the fund has absorbed this year, plus additional losses which are likely to occur in the coming year, it is not practical to manage the fund without a reasonable margin of safety.
The letter addresses EPA's decision to reconsider an ozone standard set in 2008, which the agency's own scientists have confirmed to be "not sufficient to protect public health with an adequate margin of safety." Initiated by the American Lung Association, the letter cites extensive evidence of ozone's effect on health.
CASAC criticized the 2008 recommendation of the Bush Administration of a .075 ppm eight-hour standard as failing to provide an adequate margin of safety to all individuals.
residents, including sensitive subpopulations." Exposure estimates did not account for surface water contamination by animal husbandry operations, pharmaceutical manufacturing, or other sources, and the authors acknowledge that comparisons based on average exposure levels may overestimate the margin of safety for people who consume drinking water contaminated with estrogen at levels above the predicted arithmetic mean.