Although made with the owners and directors of small and medium enterprises in mind, it it equally valid for people wanting to make project proposals or launch new ventures and initiatives.
We have kept jargon and terminology to an acceptable minimum, partly because we want to show you how an investor thinks so you understand what drives investor decisions, and partly because investment proposals are less about ratios and more about assessment and judgment - qualitative aspects of appraisal, not quantitative ones.
If you are an entrepreneur or general manager who needs to find investment and needs to be briefed, simply and quickly, on the process and activities that form part of making an investment proposal, without getting overly detailed in financial jargon at this stage, then this is the book for you.
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Over the years, market developments have proven the wisdom of Graham’s strategies. While preserving the integrity of Graham’s original text, this revised edition includes updated commentary by noted financial journalist Jason Zweig, whose perspective incorporates the realities of today’s market, draws parallels between Graham’s examples and today’s financial headlines, and gives readers a more thorough understanding of how to apply Graham’s principles.
Vital and indispensable, The Intelligent Investor is the most important book you will ever read on how to reach your financial goals.