The timeless edition of "Security Analysis "that most closely reflects today's financial environment Graham and Dodd's "Security Analysis "is hands-down the most influential investment book in history. The classic 1951 edition is the first edition of the bestselling investment bible that was written during a time of economic stability and prosperity. It provides investors with techniques and strategies for profitable investing in an economic environment that most resembles today. "Security Analysis: The Classic 1951 Edition "features a far more contemporary focus on the wisdom and legitimacy of common stocks for individual investors. This essential addition to any investment library features: Graham and Dodd's original words and insights, unvarnished and still compelling Timeless methods for measuring asset values and cash flows, still a centerpiece of value investing worldwide Income statements and balance sheets moved to the front of the book for ease of use
Benjamin Graham was a professor of finance at Columbia University and has long been recognized as the intellectual father of modern security analysis and value investing. David Dodd taught at Columbia with Benjamin Graham and played a major role in helping Dr. Graham formulate his value investing theories.