John Train founded Train, Smith Investment Counsel and is chairman of Montrose Advisors, both of New York. His bestselling books on investing include The Craft of Investing, The Money Masters, The New Money Masters, and The Midas Touch. He has written several hundred columns for The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, The New York Times, Harvard Magazine, The Financial Times, and other publications. He is a part-time director of two independent government agencies reporting directly to Congress and of several emerging market mutual funds. He lives in New York, spends summers in Maine, and travels frequently to Europe, Asia, and South America.
This book provides all the basics in terms of how the great investors think. It is easily understood and very clear.Published 17 months ago by B. Colbert
Ok, this is a bid claim, but I think this book is one of the greatest investment books ever written. Why? Read morePublished 20 months ago by Matthew R Duckworth
John Train provides a high-level history and overview about seventeen legendary investors: T. Rowe Price, Warren Buffet, John Templeton, Richard Rainwater, Paul Cabot, Philip... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Joao Cortez
This is an excellent book that cover detailed biographies, and more importantly the trading strategies, of the biggest names in financial market, such as Benjamin Graham, Philip... Read morePublished on January 29, 2013 by edsetiadi
Fantastic book - the sections on Jim Rogers, George Soros and Warren Buffett are particularly illuminating. Read morePublished on September 5, 2011 by AlienTraveller
I've read a lot on investing and the techniques of historic pros. X things struck me as remarkable about John Train's "Money Masters":
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The book describes the way very succesful investors did their craft. Read more
This is a wonderful book. It is highly probable that you will learn a lot from the Money Masters. I bet that you will read it more than once. Read morePublished on March 1, 2007 by Emet Hodge
like the Investment Gurus book in that it interviews great investors.
very good food for investment thinking. Read more