All About Stocks, 3E

  • Paperback: 340 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 3 edition (September 10, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0071494553

How to buy, what to hold, and when to sell- the guide to getting started in stocks and managing your portfolio!

Want to become a more accomplished investor? All About Stocks is packed with the practical, hands-on guidance you need to choose your investments wisely, minimize your risk, and enter today’s market with confidence-no matter your level of experience.

Providing concise, clear answers to your most pressing stock-market questions, this thoroughly revised edition has been updated to address such timely issues as the role of exchange-traded funds, global investing, risk-adjusted returns, and the most effective ways to conduct online research and trading.

All About Stocks explains in easy-to-understand language:

  • What stocks are, and why you should own them
  • How to use the Internet to develop buying and selling strategies
  • How fundamental and technical analysis can help you find undervalued stocks
  • What mutual funds are, how they work, and which are right for you
  • How stocks fit within the asset allocation framework
  • Simple strategies for assembling a high-growth, low-risk, diversified portfolio
  • Trades to increase your safety during turbulent markets