If you put your money alongside that of the smartest institutional investors, "you'll probably do pretty well," says Jordan Belfort, the "Wolf of Wall Street."

Belfort said the smartest individual investors follow institutional investors and look for firms with strong management. The leadership of Jeff Bezos at Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) is part of why Belfort "would never bet against Amazon on anything."

Belfort is presenting his Straight Line Persuasion method in a Synergy Global Forum Masterclass in New York Feb. 22.

Watch our full interview with The Wolf of Wall Street on Youtube

Editors' Pick: Originally published on February 9, 2018. 

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