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Getting Started in Stock Investing and Trading (Original) (Paperback) (Michael C. Thomsett)

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An up-to-date guide to the complex world of equities

Getting Started in Stock Investing and Trading walks investors and traders through the essential information they need to know before they decide what kind of participant they want to be in equities. The book is filled with the key strategies and tools and offers a comprehensive guide for those entering this marketplace. The author does not argue that one method is better or more appropriate than another. Rather, he reveals the various methods and lets investors decide for themselves. The book covers investment risks, value investing, market strategies, trading methods such as day and swing trading, technical indicators, and diversifying your portfolio, and

  • Offers a thorough overview of strategies and tools that investors need to profit from the volatile equities markets
  • Provides examples, charts, and timely additions that reflect recent changes in the equities markets

Other titles by Thomsett: Getting Started in Bonds and eight editions of Getting Started in Options. This book is another title in The Getting Started series, which makes complex issues easy to understand.

Getting Started in Stock Investing and Trading walks you through the essential information you need to know before investing in stocks, providing you with the basics for reducing risk and increasing profit regardless of the current state of the markets. Divided into three sectionsùfundamental analysis, technical analysis, and a combined approachùauthor Michael C. Thomsett describes in a straightforward way how to build a flexible and defensive portfolio through research, acquired knowledge, and resistance to market forces.

Describes the difference between investing and trading

Reveals how to read price charts to identify short-term trends

Details how to determine your appropriate level of risk tolerance

Explains why trying to duplicate another investor or trader's strategy is unwise, and shows you how to tailor a unique, diversified portfolio based on your income, assets, experience, and goals.

Even with all of the risk of recent years, the market has also provided investors and traders with many opportunities to make money. Gain a better understanding of how to profit in equities with Getting Started in Stock Investing and Trading.
Edition: Original
Number of Pages: 232
Genre: Business + Money Management
Sub-Genre: Personal Finance / Investing
Series Title: Getting Started in...
Format: Paperback
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: Michael C. Thomsett
Language: English
Street Date: January 11, 2011
TCIN: 13258949
UPC: 9780470880777
Item Number (DPCI): 248-60-8136
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