The Prudent Investor's Guide to Beating Wall Street at Its Own Game shows individual investors how to achieve superior returns through state-of-the-art asset allocation strategies. The book explains how investors can use mutual funds to create a portfolio that achieves their financial goals and earn the maximum return for a given amount of risk. Well-researched and reflecting the thinking of leading investment theorists, virtually every major assertion in the book is supported by well-regarded academic studies. As a result, the book functions as an easy-to-understand primer on investment theory, as well a practical guide to earning better returns. Stories of individual investors used to exemplify points make the book an interesting read also. This edition will include more information on annuity products, emerging markets, and tax considerations. Stories of individual investors are used to exemplify points.
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An easy-to-use investment program--with returns that beat most professionals! Praise for previous edition! "Timely and practical. This book brings the leading edge of investment information to the prudent investor in an understandable way, it's a book that should be on every investor's desk."--Charles R. Schwab, Chairman/CEO, Charles Schwab Corporation. "I once told John Bowen that to write a book like this on Modern Portfolio Theory and make it understandable would be a very difficult job. He went ahead and did it. Congratulations!"--Merton H. Miller, Nobel Laureate in Economics; Robert R. McCormick Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Finance, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago. "Brings academic research and some of the more sophisticated strategies to Main Street. This book is full of practical tips and techniques for better investing. A real winner."--Rex Al Sinquefield, Co-Chariman and Chief Investment Officer Dimensional Fund Advisors, Inc. "Combines groundbreaking research with real-world applications for prudent investing. A great guide for financial decisions."--Kenneth R. French, NTU Professor of Finance, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Trade, 1998. Book Condition: Good. 2nd. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP83694943
Book Description McGraw-Hill Trade. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2709700865