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Best Mutual Fund Books You Must Read

Until you’ve consumed all of the best Mutual Fund books, can you even claim to be a true fan?

1. Mutual Funds For Dummies (2016)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadAre you looking for a trusted resource to help you add mutual funds to your investment strategy? With straightforward advice and a plethora of specific, up-to-date mutual fund recommendations, personal finance expert Eric Tyson helps you avoid fund-investing pitfalls and maximize your chances of success. Newly revised and updated, Mutual Funds For Dummies quickly and easily helps you pick the best funds, assemble and maintain your portfolio, and evaluate your funds’ performance. In no time, it gets you up and running on exchange-traded funds, tax laws affecting investments in funds, how to…
Author(s): Eric Tyson

2. Mutual Fund Investing: Comprehensive Beginner’s Guide to Learn the Basics and Effective Methods of Mutual Fund Investing (2019)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadThere are many books on the market, but a buyer will not purchase all the books. There’d be certain books that make a difference. Those books will create a positive impact on your investment journey. This book is one of them, and you will find everything that you must know as a beginner. You might have come across mutual fund investing, and you would have read about it. But gaining the RIGHT knowledge is different from GATHERING information.This comprehensive book covers the RIGHT information that is required by every beginner to kick-start mutual fund investing. Most investors start their investing journey without…
Author(s): Charlie Evans

3. Guide to Investing in Stocks, Bonds, ETFs and Mutual Funds: An Investor’s Guide to Building Wealth (2018)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadWhere to invest for growth can be a daunting decision for even an experienced investor. For a beginner, it can seem downright impossible. The author covers in this investment guide all kinds of investments including the stocks, treasury securities, municipal and corporate bonds, mutual funds and exchange traded funds and introduces even the master limited partnerships and real estate investment trusts. Some of the highlights of coverage are the concept of compounding and dollar cost averaging selection and analysis of stocks using the fundamental approach to stock evaluation supplemented with technical analysis…
Author(s): Shyam Bahadur

4. The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing. A Book of Practical Counsel (Revised Edition) (2006)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadThis classic text is annotated to update Graham’s timeless wisdom for today’s market conditions… The greatest investment advisor of the twentieth century, Benjamin Graham, taught and inspired people worldwide. Graham’s philosophy of “value investing” — which shields investors from substantial error and teaches them to develop long-term strategies — has made The Intelligent Investor the stock market bible ever since its original publication in 1949. Over the years, market developments have proven the wisdom of Graham’s strategies. While preserving the…
Author(s): Benjamin Graham , Jason Zweig , et al.

5. Mutual Funds: Comprehensive Beginner’s Guide to create Wealth using Mutual Funds (2019)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadIn this guide, you will be able to learn on how the cycle of mutual funds revolves around. You will get the whole idea on how a manager or a team of managers invest on behalf of all these investors, for a fee. You will understand why not everyone is fit for the managerial position. All the requirements, strategies, portfolios to follow to ensure you succeed in the field of mutual fund investment are all highlighted in this book….
Author(s): Gregory Becker

6. Mutual Funds: A Comprehensive Guide to Diversify your Investments (2019)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must Read“Investing puts money to work. The only reason to save money is to invest it.”Grant Card-oneIf you are reading this book, you probably got tired of all the stress and pressure you put yourself through at work for all your life. Can you imagine studying for more than 20 years only to work for 40 years more? That, my friend, is my definition of chains and lack of freedom. What kind of life have you built then? Sure, you get a degree, learn more from the workplace, improve for a chance of promotion. For what? To wake up at 4:00 in the morning, make breakfast, tidy up and organize yourself, go to work, get…
Author(s): Mr Eric Williams

7. Morningstar Guide to Mutual Funds: Five-Star Strategies for Success, 2nd Edition (2007)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadGUIDE TO MUTUAL FUNDS SECOND EDITION “Picking actively managed mutual funds is no mean challenge. And as the recent era underscores, past performance is of little help. The Morningstar Guide to Mutual Funds helps cut through the fog with a solid volume of constructive information. The central message–‘truly diversify, keep it simple, focus on costs, and stick with it’–is not only timeless, it is priceless.” –John C. Bogle, founder and former CEO, The Vanguard Group “Successful investors know they must do their own due diligence. Morningstar has done much of that…
Author(s): Christine Benz

8. Common Sense on Mutual Funds: New Imperatives for the Intelligent Investor (2000)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadNATIONAL BESTSELLER! “Cogent, honest, and hard-hitting-a must read for every investor.” -Warren E. Buffett Praise for Common Sense on Mutual Funds “Invoking both Thomas Paine and Benjamin Graham, Jack Bogle outlines a supremely logical plan not only to better investors’ returns, but to improve the whole fund industry. This isn’t just the best book yet by Bogle, it may well be the best book ever on mutual funds.” -DON PHILLIPS, President & CEO, Morningstar, Inc. “Buffett cannot teach you or me how to become a Warren Buffett. Bogle’s reasoned precepts can enable a few…
Author(s): John C. Bogle

9. Audit and Accounting Guide: Investment Companies (AICPA Audit and Accounting Guide) (2018)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadWhether you are a financial statement preparer or auditor, it is critical to understand the complexities of the specialized accounting and regulatory requirements for investment companies. This 2018 guide provides authoritative how-to accounting and auditing advice, including implementation guidance and illustrative financial statements and disclosures. This guide is the industry standard resource, supporting practitioners in a constantly changing industry landscape packed with continuous regulatory developments.Updates include:…
Author(s): AICPA

10. Getting Started in Mutual Funds, 2nd Edition (2010)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadA fresh look at the ever-changing world of mutual funds Like all investment instruments, mutual funds continue to evolve. In the last decade however, there has been plenty of change, including market capitalization, the introduction of new types of funds, and the expansion of the mutual fund model to include investments in commodities. Getting Started in Mutual Funds, Second Edition offers a completely updated look at this popular investment vehicle, including everything from Morningstar’s new matrix of evaluating a fund’s investment style to implementing mutual…
Author(s): Alvin D. Hall

11. Mutual Funds For Dummies, 6th edition (2010)

 Best Mutual Fund Books You Must ReadIndicators are pointing to a rebound in mutual funds, and investors are returning! Newly revised and updated, Mutual Funds For Dummies, 6th Edition, provides you with expert insight on how to find the best-managed funds that match your financial goals. With straightforward advice and a plethora of specific up-to-date fund recommendations, personal finance expert Eric Tyson helps you avoid fund-investing pitfalls and maximize your chances of success. Pick the best funds, assemble and maintain your portfolio, evaluate your funds’ performance, and track and invest in funds online with Mutual Funds For Dummies, 6th Edition!…
Author(s): Eric Tyson

Best Mutual Fund Books You Must Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some mutual fund books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

The Management of Mutual Funds

Author(s): G.V. Satya Sekhar
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2017, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1625152

Mutual funds and exchange-traded funds : building blocks to wealth

Author(s): Baker, H. Kent; Filbeck, Greg; Kiymaz, Halil
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2016, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1680095

Investing: Grow Your Financial Future One Easy Step At A Time With: Trading, Investing, Stock Market, & Mutual Funds (Dividends, Wealth Building, Futures ... Financial Planning, Save Money)

Author(s): McClain, Walden
Publisher: , Year: 2016, Size: 448 Kb, Download: pdf
ID: 2074049

Mutual Funds For Dummies, 7th Edition

Author(s): Tyson, Eric Kevin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Year: 2016, Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2088574

Bogle on mutual funds : new perspectives for the intelligent investor

Author(s): Bogle, John C.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Year: 2015, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2430928

Macro Attractiveness and Micro Decisions in the Mutual Fund Industry: An Empirical Analysis

Author(s): Gunnar Lang
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Year: 2014, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1023223

Alts Democratized, + Website: A Practical Guide to Alternative Mutual Funds and ETFs for Financial Advisors

Author(s): Jessica Lynn Rabe, Robert J. Martorana
Publisher: Wiley, Year: 2014, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1302338

The Indian Mutual Fund Industry: A Comparative Analysis of Public vs Private Sector Performance

Author(s): G. V. Satya Sekhar
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK, Year: 2014, Size: 884 Kb, Download: pdf
ID: 1480654

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are really chart-busters according to USA Today, others are drafted by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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