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How to value the best stocks and buy them for less than they're worth
Paperback, 2nd, 261 pages
Published 2010 by My 2 Cents Worth Publishing
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Joel Gray
Apr 15, 2018 rated it liked it

It is human nature to assume that when one doesn't understand what one is being told, then the fault must lie with the listener. It took me a few years to discover that more often the fault is with the speaker.

The market should be taken advantage of, not listened to.

Risk in investing comes from many sources but the price you pay is arguably more significant than anything else.

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Peter John Hutchinson
The best book on shares/business investment that I have read.
Gary Morris
Apr 07, 2020 rated it really liked it
Shelves: business
Very good book, one of the better ones I have read on the topic. Highly recommend
Jan 08, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: investing
This was one of the first investment books I read, and at the time I thought it excellent. There are some good principles throughout this book. The concepts and examples are useful but upon reflection, best taken with a critical eye. I got the sense that the book presents a basic overview of value investing, without really providing a complete picture. It does present some tables to assist in estimating intrinsic value, they're a bit of a black box. The disappointing thing was that the formula a ...more
Mar 15, 2013 rated it really liked it
Roger Montgomery in Value.Able manages to communicate and explain timeless value investing principles with absolute clarity and simplicity. He does by providing examples for every point that is made, boldfacing important points throughout the book and writing in plain english.

I would recommend this book to any beginner investor or anyone who is interested in value investing.

Definitely a book to re-read every now and then.
Jul 12, 2013 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: investment
rubbish. Gave up
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Nov 19, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: investing
Easy to understand and follow. Really great advice.
Mar 27, 2011 rated it it was amazing
This great book tells it how it is. I have now read it several times, and shall continue to do so. Required reading.
Nov 18, 2012 rated it it was amazing
A great insight into investing.
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