Historically, the average return of the S&P 500 since inception in 1928 has been about 10%. Some of the best investors of all time have been able to far exceed that mark with their annual returns. But not all of their strategies and philosophies are alike. In fact, their methods can vary widely. Some focus on various technical indicators, while others focus on innovative fundamental analysis, and others choose to invest based on instinct and common sense. In the end, they have one thing in common – fortunes from their ability to consistently beat the market,
Some of these masters of the financial world include Warren Buffet, Carl Icahn, Jack Bogle, Peter Lynch, George Soros, and Benjamin Graham – just to name a few. How much do you know about these investors and how they’ve built fortunes by putting their money to work within the right financial securities?