The Little Book of Behavioral Investing

  • by James Montier
  • Narrated by Sean Pratt
  • 5 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Little book, big profits....
Here is a detailed guide to overcoming the most frequently encountered psychological pitfalls of investing.
Bias, emotion, and overconfidence are just three of the many behavioral traits that can lead investors to lose money or achieve lower returns. Behavioral finance, which recognizes that there is a psychological element to all investor decision-making, can help you overcome this obstacle.
In The Little Book of Behavioral Investing, expert James Montier, one of the world's foremost behavioral analysts, takes you through some of the most important behavioral challenges faced by investors. Montier reveals the most common psychological barriers, clearly showing how emotion, overconfidence, and a multitude of other behavioral traits, can affect investment decision-making. This book:

Offers time-tested ways to identify and avoid the pitfalls of investor bias
Discusses how to learn from our investment mistakes instead of repeating them
Explores the behavioral principles that will allow you to maintain a successful investment portfolio
Written in a straightforward and accessible style, The Little Book of Behavioral Investing will enable you to identify and eliminate behavioral traits that can hinder your investment endeavors and show you how to go about achieving superior returns in the process.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

helps to better control emotion

Wanted a book like this for a while, helps keep my feet firmly on the ground and control those ever lurkingl emotions. it gives me the ability to not follow the herd when investing or trading, Very good book to understand how emotions play a part in the stock market
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- steven Buckley


Very good analysis of many human investment bias aspects. Excellent and well read by narrator.
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- I. D. Wright

Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-05-2010
  • Publisher: Gildan Media, LLC