The Random Walk Guide to Investing: Ten Rules for Financial Success / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Simply put, the essential first book for any investor.
Based on the million-copy seller A Random Walk Down Wall Street, this concise new guide by influential and irreverent author Burton G. Malkiel takes the mystery out of personal finance by outlining Malkiel's own ten-point plan for success. Easy to read and easy to follow, this practical book aimed at the investment novice cuts through the jargon to give readers the confidence and knowledge to make wise investment decisions that will provide consistent returns.
|Publisher:||Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.|
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.90(d)|
About the Author
Burton G. Malkiel is the Chemical Bank Chairman's Professor of Economics Emeritus at Princeton University. He is a former member of the Council of Economic Advisers, dean of the Yale School of Management, and has served on the boards of several major corporations, including Vanguard and Prudential Financial. He is the chief investment officer of Wealthfront.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
If you are planning on doing any investing - whether for recreation, for building wealth or for retirement, this is a must read. It is current and gives a 'no holds bar' advice. His examples are excellent and are used to support his theories throughout the book. His advice is not presented as rocket science, and it is a whole lot easier to apply.
One of the best books that I have ever read on investing. Easy reading with simple to follow rules. I highly recommend reading this book for beginning or experience investors.