This list of the top books on investing of all time is based on a quantitative composite ranking of Amazon book reviews, all time sales, and, quantity of ratings, and author popularity. This is a guide for investors to dig deeper on Amazon and see which books fit their own investing time frame, risk tolerance, return goals, and markets. These books are very different in methodologies and time frames. The authors are diverse in their writing styles from fundamental metrics, systematic, value focused, growth oriented, to more philosophical. 

  1. The White Coat Investor: A Doctor’s Guide To Personal Finance And Investing by James M Dahle 4.8 stars 1,448 ratings
  2. The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham 4.7 stars 12,258 ratings
  3. The Little Book of Common Sense Investing by John C. Bogle 4.7 stars 1,868 ratings
  4. The Psychology of Money: Timeless lessons on wealth, greed, and happiness by Morgan Housel 4.7 stars 1,371 ratings
  5. A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton G. Malkiel 4.7 stars 1,189 ratings
  6. The Bogleheads’ Guide to Investing by Taylor Larimore 4.7 stars 698 ratings
  7. The Neatest Little Guide to Stock Market Investing by Jason Kelly 4.7 stars 511 ratings
  8. One Up On Wall Street: How To Use What You Already Know To Make Money by Peter Lynch 4.6 stars 2,144 ratings
  9. Rich Dad’s Guide to Investing by Robert T. Kiyosaki 4.6 stars 1,925 ratings
  10. Stan Weinstein’s Secrets For Profiting in Bull and Bear Markets by Stan Weinstein 4.6 stars 510 ratings
  11. Learn to Earn: A Beginner’s Guide to the Basics of Investing by Peter Lynch 4.6 stars 385 ratings
  12. Investing 101: From Stocks and Bonds to ETFs and IPOs by Michele Cagan 4.6 stars 377 ratings
  13. The Most Important Thing Illuminated: Uncommon Sense by Howard Marks 4.6 stars 371 ratings
  14. Stock Investing For Dummies by Paul Mladjenovic 4.6 stars 350 ratings
  15. Why Gold? Why Now?: The War Against Your Wealth and How to Win It by E.B. Tucker 4.6 stars 268 ratings
  16. How to Make Money in Stocks: A Winning System in Good Times and Bad by William J. O’Neil 4.5 stars 1,472 ratings
  17. Stock Investing For Beginners: How To Buy Your First Stock And Grow Your Money by John Roberts 4.5 stars 1,431 ratings
  18. University of Berkshire Hathaway: 30 Years of Lessons Learned by Daniel Pecaut 4.5 stars 755 ratings
  19. Warren Buffett and the Interpretation of Financial Statements by Mary Buffett 4.5 stars 708 ratings
  20. Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits and Other Writings by Philip A. Fisher 4.5 stars 640 ratings
  21. Security Analysis by Benjamin Graham 4.5 stars 597 ratings
  22. Dividend Investing Made Easy by Matthew R. Kratter 4.5 stars 483 ratings
  23. The Five Rules for Successful Stock Investing: Morningstar’s Guide by Pat Dorsey 4.5 stars 284 ratings
  24. Dividend Growth Machine: How to Build a Worry-Free Retirement by Nathan Winklepleck  4.5 stars 262 ratings
  25. Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investor’s Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond by Chris Burniske 4.5 stars 233 ratings
  26. THE 12% SOLUTION: by David Alan Carter 4.5 stars 208 ratings
  27. The Only Investment Guide You’ll Ever Need by Andrew Tobias 4.5 stars 431 ratings
  28. A Beginner’s Guide to the Stock Market: Everything You Need by Matthew R. Kratter 4.4 stars 4,273 ratings
  29. Investing QuickStart Guide by Ted D. Snow CFP MBA 4.4 stars 686 ratings
  30. Beating the Street by Peter Lynch 4.4 stars 673 ratings
  31. Invest Like Warren Buffett: Powerful Strategies for Building Wealth by Matthew R. Kratter 4.4 stars 553 ratings
  32. The Little Black Book of Stock Market Secrets by Matthew R. Kratter 4.4 stars 377 ratings
  33. You Can Be a Stock Market Genius by Joel Greenblatt 4.3 stars 445 ratings
  34. The Little Book of Valuation: How to Value a Company by Aswath Damodaran 4.3 stars 282 ratings
  35. Covered Calls Made Easy: Generate Monthly Cash Flow by Selling Options by Matthew R. Kratter 4.1 stars 359 ratings

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