Getting Started in Stocks
ISBN 10: 0471544906 / 0-471-54490-6
ISBN 13: 9780471544906
Publication Date: 1992
Editorial Reviews for this title:
Offers clear concise guidance, using both fundamental and technical analysis, to facilitate understanding and investing in stocks. Covers procedures for making the investment; determining the proportion of stocks needed in the investor's portfolio; evaluating securities for risk and reward; strategies for conservative, moderate and aggressive investors; international investing and ADS (American Depository Shares). Features over 40 illustrated graphs and charts plus highlighted key concepts for quick and easy access to important information.
Now completely revised and expanded!
THE bestselling guide to Getting Started in Stocks
Thinking of getting your feet wet in the stock market, but don't know where to begin? Perhaps you've already taken the plunge but would like to know more about the stock and mutual fund investments you've made? Tens of thousands of investors already know the place to start is this best-selling guide by Alvin D. Hall, whose dynamic style of teaching investment professionals has earned him the moniker, the "Professor of Wall Street." Packed with new material on mutual funds, dozens of new real-life examples, and up-to-the-minute information, this thoroughly updated edition will help you:
- Set clear financial goals
- Determine the level of risk you can afford to take
- Evaluate stocks and securities for risks and rewards
- Track market trends for solid, informed choices
- Use mutual funds to diversify and cut risk
- Determine the right proportion of stocks for your portfolio
- Fully exploit international market opportunities
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