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Recommended Investment Books

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On October 4, 2008 @ 1:26 pm In Books | Comments Disabled

 

Jack D. Schwager: Stock Market Wizards : Interviews with America's Top Stock Traders [1]
Stock Market Wizards : Interviews with America’s Top Stock Traders [1]

Jack D. Schwager: The New Market Wizards : Conversations with America's Top Traders [2]
The New Market Wizards : Conversations with America’s Top Traders [2]

Charles D.  Ellis: The Investor's Anthology: Original Ideas from the Industry's Greatest Minds [3]
The Investor’s Anthology: Original Ideas from the Industry’s Greatest Minds [3]

Maggie Mahar: Bull: A History of the Boom and Bust, 1982-2004 [4]
Bull: A History of the Boom and Bust, 1982-2004 [4]

 

Historical Perspectives

 

Richard D. Wyckoff: How I Trade and Invest in Stocks and Bonds (Contrary Opinion Library) [5]
How I Trade and Invest in Stocks and Bonds [5]

Edwin  Lefèvre: Reminiscences of a Stock Operator (A Marketplace Book) [6]
Reminiscences of a Stock Operator [6]

 

Investor Psychology

 

Thomas Gilovich: How We Know What Isn't So [7]
Thomas Gilovich: How We Know What Isn’t So [7]

Gary Belsky: Why Smart People Make Big Money Mistakes And How To Correct Them: Lessons From The New Science Of Behavioral Economics [8]
Why Smart People Make Big Money Mistakes And How To Correct Them: [8]
Lessons From The New Science Of Behavioral Economics [8]

Richard H. Thaler: The Winner's Curse [9]
The Winner’s Curse [9]

Charles Mackay: Extraordinary Popular Delusions & the Madness of Crowds
Extraordinary Popular Delusions & the Madness of Crowds

Humphrey B. Neill: Art of Contrary Thinking
Art of Contrary Thinking

Robert R. Prechter Jr.: Prechter's Perspective [10]
Robert R. Prechter Jr.: Prechter’s Perspective [10]

 

Wall Street

 

Fred  Schwed: Where Are the Customers' Yachts or A Good Hard Look at Wall Street (A Marketplace Book)
Where Are the Customers’ Yachts or A Good Hard Look at Wall Street

Michael Lewis: Liar's Poker: Rising Through the Wreckage on Wall Street
Liar’s Poker

 

Economics

 

Todd G. Buchholz: New Ideas from Dead Economists : Revised Edition [11]
New Ideas from Dead Economists [11]

Steven D. Levitt: Freakonomics : A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything [12]
Freakonomics [12]

Lakshman Achuthan: Beating the Business Cycle : How to Predict and Profit from Turning Points in the Economy [13]
Beating the Business Cycle [13]

 

Technicals

 

Jack D.  Schwager: Getting Started in Technical Analysis (Getting Started In.....) [14]
Getting Started in Technical Analysis [14]

John J.  Murphy: The Visual Investor : How to Spot Market Trends [15]
The Visual Investor : How to Spot Market Trends [15]

Michael W. Covel: Trend Following: How Great Traders Make Millions in Up or Down Markets [16]
Trend Following: How Great Traders Make Millions in Up or Down Markets [16]

William J. O'Neil: How To Make Money In Stocks: A Winning System in Good Times or Bad, 3rd Edition [17]
How To Make Money In Stocks [17]

William L. Jiler: How Charts Can Help You in the Stock Market (Fraser Contrary Opinion Library Book) [18]
How Charts Can Help You in the Stock Market [18]

Nicolas Darvas: How I Made 2,000,000 in the Stock Market [19]
How I Made 2,000,000 in the Stock Market [19]

 

Technical Reference

 

Steven B. Achelis: Technical Analysis from A to Z, 2nd Edition [20]
Technical Analysis from A to Z [20]

Thomas N.  Bulkowski: Encyclopedia of Chart Patterns (Wiley Trading) [21]
Encyclopedia of Chart Patterns [21]

Steve  Nison: Japanese Candlestick Charting - Second Edition [22]
Japanese Candlestick Charting [22]

John J. Murphy: Technical Analysis of the Financial Markets : A Comprehensive Guide to Trading Methods and Applications [23]
Technical Analysis of the Financial Markets [23]

Short Selling

 

Sy Harding: Riding the Bear: How to Prosper in the Coming Bear Market [24]
Riding the Bear: How to Prosper in the Coming Bear Market [24]

Justin Mamis: When to Sell for the '90s: Inside Strategies for Stock-Market Profits (Fraser Contrary Opinion Library Book) [25]
When to Sell [25]

William J.  O'Neil: How to Make Money Selling Stocks Short (Wiley Trading) [26]
How to Make Money Selling Stocks Short [26]

 

Fundamentals

 

Jeremy J. Siegel: Stocks for the Long Run : The Definitive Guide to Financial Market Returns and Long-Term Investment Strategies [27]
Stocks for the Long Run [27]

Benjamin Graham: The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book On Value Investing, Revised Edition [28]
The Intelligent Investor [28]

Janet  Lowe: Warren Buffett Speaks : Wit and Wisdom from the World's Greatest Investor [29]
Warren Buffett Speaks: Wit and Wisdom from the World’s Greatest Investor [29]

Warren E. Buffett: The Essays of Warren Buffett : Lessons for Corporate America [30]
The Essays of Warren Buffett : Lessons for Corporate America [30]

Peter Lynch: One Up On Wall Street : How To Use What You Already Know To Make Money In The Market [31]
One Up On Wall Street [31]

Michelle  Leder: Financial Fine Print: Uncovering a Company's True Value [32]
Financial Fine Print [32]

 

Everything Else

 

John  Mauldin: Bull's Eye Investing: Targeting Real Returns in a Smoke and Mirrors Market [33]
Bull’s Eye Investing [33]

Robert J. Shiller: Irrational Exuberance : Second Edition [34]
Irrational Exuberance [34]

Nassim Nicholas Taleb: Fooled by Randomness : The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets [35]
Fooled by Randomness [35]

Malcolm Gladwell: The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference [36]
The Tipping Point [36]

James Surowiecki: The Wisdom of Crowds [37]
The Wisdom of Crowds [37]

John C.  Bogle: Common Sense on Mutual Funds: New Imperatives for the Intelligent Investor [38]
Common Sense on Mutual Funds [38]

James  Gleick: Chaos: Making a New Science [39]
Chaos: Making a New Science [39]

Benoit Mandelbrot: The Misbehavior of Markets [40]
The Misbehavior of Markets [40]


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