Survey and Approach. Fixed Value Investments. Senior Securities with Speculative Features. Theory of Common Stock Investment: The Theory Factor. Analysis of the Income Account. The Earning Factor in Common Stock Valuation. Balanced-Sheet Analysis. Implications of Asset Value. Additonal Aspects of Security Analysis, Discrepancies Between Price and Value.
Benjamin Graham was a seminal figure on Wall Street. He is considered the father of modern security analysis. As the founder of the value school of investing, Graham influenced such subsequent investment legends as Warren Buffett, Mario Gabelli, John Neff, Michael Price, and John Bogle. Benjamin Graham grew up in New York City and graduated from Columbia University. David Dodd was a follower of Graham's theories and a fellow teacher at Columbia University, where he held the post of assistant professor of finance.
Read and reap? J.P. Morgan Co.'s private-banking unit, New York, compiles "Summer Must-Reads for Millionaires." The 10-book list includes the 1934 edition of "Security Analysis." The Wall Street Journal 20000726