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Author Reese, John, 1953-

Title The guru investor : how to beat the market using history's best investment strategies / John P. Reese, with Jack M. Forehand.

Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2009.


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Description xvii, 317 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-301) and index.
Contents Why you need this book. Learn from the worst; The cavalry arrives -- The value legends. Benjamin Graham: the granddaddy of the gurus; John Neff: the investor's investor; David Dreman: the great contrarian; Warren Buffett: the greatest guru -- The growth legends (with a value twist). Peter Lynch: the star "GARP" manager; Kenneth L. Fisher: the price-sales pioneer; Martin Zweig: the conservative growth investor -- The pure quants. James O'Shaughnessy: the quintessential quant; Joel Greenblatt: the man with the magic formula; Joseph Piotroski: the undiscovered academic -- From theory to practice. Putting it together: the principles of guru investing; The missing piece: determining when to sell -- Conclusion: time to take the wheel -- Appendix A: Performance of guru-based 10- and 20-stock model portfolios -- Appendix B: Guru yearly track record comparison (actual or back-tested returns).
Subject Investments.
Investment analysis -- Data processing.
Capitalists and financiers -- United States -- Biography.
Quantitative analysts -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Forehand, Jack M.
ISBN 9780470377093 (cloth) : $27.95
0470377097 (cloth)

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