Top 15 Books on Every Investment Professionals Reading List

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Jae Jun

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The folks at SumZero, listed the top 15 books favorited by investment professionals.

As far as I know, they could only choose one book.

It’s good to see that investment pros and the retail investors have overlapping book preferences.

I’ve read 9 out of 15 from the list.

What about you?



% of users that listed as favorite

Margin of SafetySeth Klarman17.6%
The Intelligent InvestorBenjamin Graham9.0%
You Can Be a Stock Market GeniusJoel Greenblatt6.6%
The Most Important ThingHoward Marks4.2%
Security AnalysisBenjamin Graham and David L. Dodd3.8%
Common Stocks and Uncommon ProfitsPhilip Fisher3.2%
Reminiscences of a Stock OperatorEdwin Lefevre2.8%
One Up On Wall StreetPeter Lynch2.4%
Poor Charlie’s AlmanackCharlie Munger2.3%
The Essays of Warren BuffettLawrence Cunningham2.1%
Value InvestingBruce C. Greenwald2.0%
The OutsidersWilliam N. Thorndike>1.5%
Fooling Some of the People All of the TimeDavid Einhorn1.5%
Market WizardsJack D. Schwager1.3%
Competition DemystifiedBruce C. Greenwald1.3%

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