Malkiel is best known as a proponent of efficient markets -- the idea that stocks are correctly valued.
While the above gives some of the flavor of this book, it is only a brief taste of a very informative and detailed book.
Burton Malkiel's book is a must read for anyone who wants to learn about investing, the stock market, and stockbrokers.
Was going to return due to color. Changed my mind. I really like these classes. HAVE TO USE readers, which can really be a pain to keep up with. Not anymore! Read morePublished 18 days ago by Amazon Customer
Excellent investment advice. Would highly recommend to anyone who is trying to learn the lingo of the financial markets.Published 5 months ago by Rick Nabors
I like a lot of the examples and stories he tells. Especially the tulip bulb craze. That story is kind of a landmark for any investor today. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Ben D
The book was recommended by someone, so I ordered it, and read it. I thought it was a bunch of words, but o.k.Published 11 months ago by Judy Griffin
Burton Malkiel's book is a must read for anyone who wants to learn about investing, the stock market, and stockbrokers. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Buckeyejack
For the novice or "experienced" investor, there is always more to learn. This book exposes the magical thinking or foolishness that professionals frequently use to justify... Read morePublished on December 18, 2012 by Series 7