James P. O’Shaughnessy is chairman and CEO of O’Shaughnessy Asset Management. He previously served as portfolio manager, director of systematic equity, and senior managing director for Bear Stearns. O’Shaughnessy is the author of the bestsellers What Works on Wall Street, How to Retire Rich, Invest Like the Best, and Predicting the Markets of Tomorrow: A Contrarian Investment Strategy for the Next Twenty Years.
This book will complement your knowledge on investing.
It evaluates the performance of multiple investing strategies over very long time periods (using historical market data) and identifies both good and bad strategies.
There is an overwhelming amount of data in this book so most of it is fairly dry reading.
It's hard to know how ideal or practical some of these cookbook recipes will turn out for investors. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Richard Ballina
A very insightful analysis of the strongest drivers of investment returns. One of the best investment books I have read in recent times. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Isom Adiari
His theories stopped working around the time he wrote this book. Two of his funds sand so badly they shut down in 2000. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Kevin O'Reilly, EA
Great book loaded with empirical data from O'Shaughnessy's research.Published 6 months ago by Supang McGuire
This is one of the best books I've read on investing in stocks. It is quantitative based using a through analysis of stocks using fundamental techniques with proven back testing.Published 8 months ago by Murali
Was very informative and pack with info. Still sorting the information. Will refer to it for many years to comePublished 9 months ago by Bruce