Benjamin Graham

About Benjamin Graham

Who is it?: Economist, Investor
Birth Day: May 09, 1894
Birth Place: London, United Kingdom, United States
Died On: September 21, 1976(1976-09-21) (aged 82)\nAix-en-Provence, France
Birth Sign: Gemini
Institution: Columbia University University of California, Los Angeles
Alma mater: Columbia University
Contributions: Security Analysis (1934) The Intelligent Investor (1949) Benjamin Graham formula

Benjamin Graham


Benjamin Graham is Economist, Investor born on May 09, 1894 in London, United Kingdom, United States. As of 2018 Benjamin Graham net worth is approximately $20 Million. Benjamin Graham, widely known as the ‘father of value investing’, was an American investor, economist and academic. Born in United Kingdom towards the end of the nineteenth century he moved with his parents to the USA at the age of one, losing his father at nine.

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💰 Net worth: $20 Million



Graham is considered the "father of value investing," and his two books, Security Analysis (1934) with David Dodd, and The Intelligent Investor (1949) defined his investment philosophy, and especially what it means to be a value investor. His ideals regarding investor psychology, minimal debt, buy-and-hold investing, fundamental analysis, concentrated diversification, buying within the margin of safety, Activist investing, and contrarian mindsets went on to be utilized by those influenced by him. Arguably, his most famous student was Warren Buffett, who as of January 2018, was the third wealthiest person in the world. According to Buffett, Graham used to say that he wished every day to do something foolish, something creative, and something generous. And Buffett noted, Graham excelled most at the last.


On September 21, 1976, Graham died in Aix-en-Provence, France, at the age of 82.

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