Book Review: Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits

Common Stocks and Uncommon ProfitsI am very sure many people have heard of investment guru Mr Philip A. Fisher. By chance, I came across this book called “Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits” at the National Library.

The book wrote about the life of Mr Philip A. Fisher and how he got started into stock investing. During World War II, Mr Philip A. Fisher spent three and a half years in the Army Air Force, engaging in various desk jobs. During this period, he spent his spare time reviewing successful and unsuccessful investment actions that he and other people have taken and came up with certain investment principles.

In this book, Mr Philip A. Fisher shared his investment philosophies such as fifteen points to look for in a common stock. Read More