Joel Greenblatt: 17 Books That Every Investor Should Read

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We recently started a series called – Superinvestors: Books That Every Investor Should Read. So far we’ve provided book recommendations from:

Together with our own recommended reading list of:

This week we’re going to take a look at recommended books from superinvestor Joel Greenblatt. Taken from his writings, interviews, lectures, and shareholder letters over the years. Here’s his list:

  1. The Intelligent Investor (Benjamin Graham)
  2. Margin of Safety: Risk-Averse Value Investing Strategies for the Thoughtful Investor (Seth Klarman)
  3. One Up On Wall Street: How To Use What You Already Know To Make Money In The Market (Peter Lynch)
  4. The Only Investment Guide You’ll Ever Need (Andrew Tobias)
  5. Money Masters of Our Time (John Train)
  6. Value Investing: From Graham to Buffett and Beyond (Greenwald, Kahn, Sonkin, Van Biema)
  7. Beating The Street (Peter Lynch)
  8. The New Finance: Overreaction, Complexity, and Their Consequences (Robert Haugen)
  9. What Works on Wall Street (James O’Shaughnessy)
  10. The Essays of Warren Buffett, 4th Edition: Lessons for Investors and Managers (Lawrence Cunningham)
  11. The Warren Buffett Way, Third Edition (Robert Hagstrom)
  12. You Can Be a Stock Market Genius (Joel Greenblatt)
  13. Contrarian Investment Strategies: The Classic Edition (David Dreman)
  14. The Little Book That Beats the Market (Joel Greenblatt)
  15. Security Analysis on Wall Street: A Comprehensive Guide to Today’s Valuation Methods(Jeffrey Hooke)
  16. The New Contrarian Investment Strategy (David Dreman)
  17. The Big Secret for the Small Investor: A New Route to Long-Term Investment Success (Joel Greenblatt)

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