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Author Thomsett, Michael C.

Title Getting started in stock investing and trading / Michael C. Thomsett.

Publication Info. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2011.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  332.6322 THO    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  332.6322 THO    DUE 11-04-19
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Description viii, 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Getting started in ; 89.
Note Includes index.
Summary "Getting Started in Stock Investing and Trading takes beginning investors and traders through the essential information they need to know before they decide what kind of participant to be in the equities market. The book explains the risks, benefits, features and definitions of both investing and trading. The sequence of chapters in parts I and II of the book are similar in the sense that they address the same topics but for different audiences (investors versus traders). Part III includes topics applicable to both investors and traders"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Machine generated contents note: About the Author. -- Introduction: The Potential of the Stock Market. -- Part I: Investing. -- Chapter 1: Investment Risks. -- Chapter 2: Value Investment. -- Chapter 3: Market Strategies. -- Chapter 4: Fundamental Analysis. -- Chapter 5: Alternatives: Stocks or Mutual Funds. -- Part II: Trading. -- Chapter 6:Trading Risks. -- Chapter 7: Trading Methods--Day and Swing Trading. -- Chapter 8: Charting Tools and Interpretation. -- Chapter 9: Essential Technical Indicators. -- Chapter 10: Technical Analysis, Dow Theory and Practice. -- Part III: Combining Investing and Trading. -- Chapter 11: The Contrarian Approach to Trading. -- Chapter 12: Mixing Speculation and Investing. -- Chapter 13: Options to Leverage and Manage Your Portfolio. -- Chapter 14: Your Sensible Approach to the Market. -- Glossary. -- Index.
Subject Stocks.
ISBN 9780470880777 (pbk.)
0470880775 (pbk.)
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