How Wall Street Works, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

How Wall Street Works, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

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by David Scott
     
 

Everything first-time investors need to know to make money with a broker or mutual fund---all in a convenient, crystal-clear question-and-answer format!See more details below

Overview

Everything first-time investors need to know to make money with a broker or mutual fund---all in a convenient, crystal-clear question-and-answer format!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071341127
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
06/11/1999
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
1,091,411
Product dimensions:
0.67(w) x 8.00(h) x 5.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition
Ch. 1What and Where Is Wall Street?1
Ch. 2What Is Stock?15
Ch. 3What Are Bonds?38
Ch. 4How Are Securities Traded on Wall Street?67
Ch. 5How Do Stock Exchanges Function?88
Ch. 6How Does the Over-the-Counter Market Work?108
Ch. 7What Financial Investments Other Than Stocks and Bonds Are Available on Wall Street?122
Ch. 8How Do I Locate a Good Broker and Open an Account?143
Ch. 9How Do I Interpret Financial Information?167
Ch. 10How Are Securities Valued?193
Ch. 11Should I Invest in a Mutual Fund?211
Ch. 12How Are Wall Street Investments Taxed?239
Ch. 13What Are the Risks of Investing in Wall Street?261
Glossary284
Index295

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