The classic best seller by Benjamin Graham, perhaps the greatest investment advisor of the 20th century, The Intelligent Investor has taught and inspired hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. Since its original publication in 1949, Benjamin Graham´s book has remained the most respected guide to investing, due to his timeless philosophy of ´´value investing´´, which helps protect investors against areas of (possible) substantial error and teaches them to develop long-term strategies which they will be comfortable with down the road. Among this audiobook´s special features are the use of numerous comparisons of pairs of common stocks to bring out their elements of strength and weakness and the construction of investment portfolios designed to meet specific requirements of quality and price attractiveness. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bill McGowan. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/harp/001050/bk_harp_001050_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
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Summary of The Intelligent Investor is the audiobook you need to listen to if you want to become an investor. It´s a summary of the classic that draws on points that will never change while bringing to light the new points that you need to know. There is a lot of practical knowledge that has stood the test of time. This audiobook is a useful tool that you will refer to time and again. As you listen to this summary you will discover how the stock market has changed and how it has stayed the same. (Disclaimer: This is NOT the original book. If you’re looking for the original book, it is available from Amazon and Audible.)You will know what it takes to learn the rules. By the end of the book, you will be an intelligent investor who knows what to risk and when to hold. You will also find: A complete chapter by chapter summary A commentary for each chapter A background on the author An understanding of why the audiobook is important 1. Language: English. Narrator: Leanne Thompson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/127954/bk_acx0_127954_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Classic Text Annotated to Update Graham´s Timeless Wisdom for Today´s Market Conditions The greatest investment advisor of the 20th century, Benjamin Graham taught and inspired people worldwide. Graham´s philosophy of ´´value investing´´ - which shields investors from substantial error and teaches them to develop long-term strategies - has made The Intelligent Investor the stock market Bible ever since its original publication in 1949. Over the years, market developments have proven the wisdom of Graham´s strategies. While preserving the integrity of Graham´s original text, this revised edition includes updated commentary by noted financial journalist Jason Zweig, whose perspective incorporates the realities of today´s market, draws parallels between Graham´s examples and today´s financial headlines, and gives listeners a more thorough understanding of how to apply Graham´s principles. Vital and indispensable, this HarperBusiness Essentials edition of The Intelligent Investor is the most important book you will ever listen on how to reach your financial goals. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Luke Daniels. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/harp/004529/bk_harp_004529_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This no-holds-barred presentation of one of the most successful investment strategies of all time - value investing in distressed securities/companies - shows you how to analyze and evaluate stocks just like controlling owners. Based on the assumption that stock price rarely reflects real value, authors Whitman and Shubik use numerous case studies to present risk-minimizing methods that also provide high rewards. Still relevant today, this classic work includes a new introduction discussing the dramatic changes that have taken place in the value investing world since its first publication in 1979. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Paul Neal Rohrer. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/004835/bk_adbl_004835_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Updated with a new introduction by expert John Bogle, this comprehensive audiobook provides investors with the wisdom of the pioneer of mutual funds to help you identify and execute the ideal mutual fund investment choices for your portfolio. The former Vanguard Chief Executive, Bogle has long been mutual funds´ most outspoken critic; in this classic book, he provides guidance on what you should and shouldn´t believe when it comes to mutual funds, along with the story of persistence and perseverance that led to this seminal work. You´ll learn the differences between common stock, bond, money market, and balanced funds, and why a passively managed ´´index´´ fund is a smarter investment than a fund managed by someone making weighted bets on individual securities, sectors, and the economy. Bogle reveals the truth behind the advertising, the mediocre performance, and selfishness, and highlights the common mistakes many investors make. Consider the risks and rewards of investing in mutual funds Learn how to choose between the four basic types of funds Choose the lower-cost, more reliable investment structure See through misleading advertising, and watch out for pitfalls Listen to this timeless classic and let Bogle on Mutual Funds show you how to invest in mutual funds the right way, with the expert perspective of an industry leader. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sean Pratt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/gdan/002253/bk_gdan_002253_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The importance of the life´s work of mutual fund pioneer and investing legend John C. Bogle The Man in the Arena offers the essence of John C. Bogle´s thinking and the meaning of his life´s work, which transformed individual investing to benefit tens of millions of investors. Through Bogle´s own words - as well as the voices of others whose hearts and minds he touched - the book touches on topics he cares about most deeply: Vanguard, indexing, corporate governance, and a fiduciary society. From Vanguard shareholders to true giants in finance, one cannot hear their words without being struck by their sheer intensity. Bogle´s parade of admirers is passionate. It is led by, arguably, the two most acclaimed leaders of our day - in the world of investing and the public life of the world - Warren Buffett and President Bill Clinton. The book is a first take at putting Bogle´s life work into a broader context. It includes some of Bogle´s classic essays and leads to an agenda of reform Bogle feels is essential to preserve our democratic republic. It features insight on the man from such commentators as Arthur Levitt, Burton Malkiel, Paul Volcker, and many more. Features wisdom and commentary on the career and life of legendary investor John C. Bogle Presents a summary of Bogle´s prominent and successful career, as well as his investing strategies Includes commentary from a Who´s Who of top investors 1. Language: English. Narrator: Basil Sands. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/017953/bk_adbl_017953_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From the man whom Robert Hagstrom, Jr., author of ´´The Warren Buffett Way´´, calls ´´the dean of financial analysis´´ comes a timely reissue of the 1937 first edition of this classic investor´s business reference. ´´´´All investors, from beginners to old hands, should gain from the use of this guide, as I have.´´ From the Introduction by Michael F. Price, president, Franklin Mutual Advisors, Inc.´´ Benjamin Graham has been called the most important investment thinker of the twentieth century. As a master investor, pioneering stock analyst, and mentor to investment superstars, he has no peer. The volume you hold in your hands is Graham´s timeless guide to interpreting and understanding financial statements. It has long been out of print, but now joins Graham´s other masterpieces, The Intelligent Investor and Security Analysis, as the three priceless keys to understanding Graham and value investing. The advice he offers in this book is as useful and prescient today as it was sixty years ago. As he writes in the preface, ´´if you have precise information as to a company´s present financial position and its past earnings record, you are better equipped to gauge its future possibilities. And this is the essential function and value of security analysis.´´ Written just three years after his landmark Security Analysis, The Interpretation of Financial Statements gets to the heart of the master´s ideas on value investing in astonishingly few pages. Readers will learn to analyze a company´s balance sheets and income statements and arrive at a true understanding of its financial position and earnings record. Graham provides simple tests any reader can apply to determine the financial health and well-being of any company. This volume is an exact text replica of the first edition of The Interpretation of Financial Statements, published by Harper & Brothers in 1937. Graham´s original language has been restored, and readers can be assured that every idea and technique presented here appears exactly as Graham intended. Highly practical and accessible, it is an essential guide for all business people--and makes the perfect companion volume to Graham´s investment masterpiece The Intelligent Investor.