Rakesh Jhunjhunwala Recommends Books on Investing
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala is an Indian investor and trader. He is a qualified Chartered accountant. He manages his own portfolio as a partner in his asset management firm, Rare Enterprises. Jhunjhunwala was described by India Today magazine as the "pin-up boy of the current bull run" and by The Economic Times as "Pied Piper of Indian bourses".

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Methods of a Wall Street Master
" You can read this book(for basics of investment ). "
Victor Sperandeo, dubbed "Trader Vic" by the press, has been a successful money manager and professional trader for 22 years. Based on 3 principles--capital preservation, consistent profits and pursuit of superior returns--"Trader Vic" highlights proven strategies usable by any investor. Along with exploring the interrelationships between the national and global economies and monetary and fiscal policies, the author describes the pyschological barriers which can prevent investors from executing their plans. He demonstrates how investors can succeed in any market.
One Up On Wall Street: How To Use What You Already Know To Make Money In The Market
" Most for introduction & entry into understanding equity markets, I would say read One Up On Wall Street. "
More than one million copies have been sold of this seminal book on investing in which legendary mutual-fund manager Peter Lynch explains the advantages that average investors have over professionals and how they can use these advantages to achieve financial success.
Beating the Street
" Very very good for a person who is a layman. "
Legendary money manager Peter Lynch explains his own strategies for investing and offers advice for how to pick stocks and mutual funds to assemble a successful investment portfolio. Lynch for the first time explains how to devise a mutual fund strategy, shows his step-by-step strategies for picking stock, and describes how the individual investor can improve his or her investment performance to rival that of the experts.
Learn to Earn: A Beginner's Guide to the Basics of Investing and Business
" Very very good for a person who is a layman. "
Mutual-fund superstar Peter Lynch and author John Rothchild explain the basic principles of the stock market and business in an investing guide that will enlighten and entertain anyone who is high-school age or older. Lynch and Rothchild explain in a style accessible to anyone who is high-school age or older how to read a stock table in the daily newspaper, how to understand a company annual report, and why everyone should pay attention to the stock market. They explain not only how to invest, but also how to think like an investor.