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The intelligent investor : the classic text on value investing

Author: Benjamin Graham
Publisher: New York : HarperBusiness, ©2005.
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Presents Benjamin Graham's 1949 classic stock market primer that teaches and stresses the importance of long-term investment strategies, and includes twenty-first-century commentary by financial journalist Jason Zweig.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Graham
ISBN: 0060752610 9780060752613
OCLC Number: 60248769
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper, 1949. Featuring a new foreword from John C. Bogle.
Description: xxvii, 269 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: What this book expects to accomplish --
Part I: General approaches to investment. What the intelligent investor can accomplish ; The investor and stock-market fluctuations ; The investor and his advisers ; General portfolio policy : the defensive investor ; Portfolio policy for the aggressive investor : negative approach ; Portfolio policy for the enterprising investor : the positive side --
Part II: Principles of security selection. United States savings bonds : a boon to investors ; Security analysis for the lay investor : general approach ; Stock selection for the defensive investor ; Stock selection for the enterprising investor : the appraisal method ; Detection of undervalued issues by security analysis : three examples ; The pattern of change in stock earnings and stock prices ; Group studies of earnings and price developments --
Part III: The investor as business owner. Stockholders and managements ; A study of stockholder-management relations in two industries --
Part IV: Conclusion. "Margin of safety" as the central concept of investment --
Appendix: Buying and selling by "central value" method.
Responsibility: by Benjamin Graham.
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Offers the investing principles as the author originally laid them out - principles that continue to stand more than half a century since the book was first published. This book tells about making  Read more...


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"By far the best book on investing ever written." -- Warren Buffett "If you read just one book on investing during your lifetime, make it this one" -- Fortune "The wider Mr. Graham's gospel spreads, Read more...

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