by Joel Greenblatt
In 2005, Joel Greenblatt published a book that is considered one of the classics of finance literature. In The Little Book That Beats the Market – a New York Times bestseller with over 300,000 copies in print – Greenblatt explains how investors can systematically apply a formula that seeks out good businesses when they are available at bargain prices.
In a straightforward and accessible style, the book also explores the basic principles of stock market investing and explains why success eludes almost all individual and professional investors.
" one of the best, clearest guides to value investing out there. "
- Jesse Eisinger,
" This book is the finest simple distillation of modern value investing principles
ever written. It should be mandatory reading for all serious investors from 4th
grade on up. "
- Professor Bruce Greenwald,
" Simply Perfect. One of the most important investment books of the last 50 years.
- Michael F. Price
" ...every year I'm asked for recommendations for investment books that would make
good gifts. This year, make it Joel Greenblatt's, "The Little Book that Beats the
- Herb Greenberg,