Value power-law

The causes and effects of the statistical phenomenon are not simple or obvious. There may be many causes for the one effect, and sometimes the effect itself could be a cause.


In markets, value follows from success, but is often also its determinant…


Concentrations reflect analyst consensus, which gathers around capital by necessity…

… and which reinforces the consensus and gives shape to the investment thesis.

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The power-law distributions that result are an attribute of winners taking most… in asset management as well as allocation…


… and by extension a value driver for positions held.

  • Where there are power-law manifestations, there also are network effects.
  • These are never one-directional…
  • … and are usually marked by growing clusters that are often linked.

It isn’t just momentum anymore.