Invest in the Best: How to Profit from Well-Managed Companies

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WHY WELL-MANAGED COMPANIES ARE BETTER INVESTMENTS

Here is never-before-published information about the characteristics of well-managed companies, why quality of management makes a difference in stock performance, and how to find and profit from well-managed companies. Invest in the Best includes complete explanations of topics such as:
* How the Quality Index proves that the ...

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Overview

WHY WELL-MANAGED COMPANIES ARE BETTER INVESTMENTS

Here is never-before-published information about the characteristics of well-managed companies, why quality of management makes a difference in stock performance, and how to find and profit from well-managed companies. Invest in the Best includes complete explanations of topics such as:
* How the Quality Index proves that the stock of well-managed companies outperforms that of their competitors
* How you can find well-managed companies
* How you can use the Management Screen to assess management quality
* How you can reduce risk by investing in well-managed companies
* Profiles and resources to help you add a management screen to your stock-buying strategies

While every investor studies the same financial data, you can "beat the Street" with information that puts you a step ahead of the crowd-and gives you a leg up on a volatile market.

Please visit our Web site at www.wileyfinance.com

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Building on a Quality Index to screen companies by their management quality, a consultant elaborates on his investment strategy. Includes management evaluation sheets, lists of quality indicators and Q-100 companies, a profile of a well-managed company, and resources. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471385103
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 9/28/2000
  • Series: Wiley Investment Series , #79
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 6.29 (w) x 9.33 (h) x 0.96 (d)

Meet the Author

STEPHEN GEORGE is an author and quality consultant whose clients have included Dell Computer Corporation, 3M, Honeywell, Cargill, Medtronic, and York International. He conducts seminars for business leaders throughout the world and has written three books that explore the Baldrige management model: Total Quality Management: Strategies and Techniques Proven at Today's Most Successful Companies, The Baldrige Quality System: The Do-It-Yourself Way to Transform Your Business, and Uncommon Sense: Creating Business Excellence in Your Organization, all from Wiley.
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Table of Contents

What's Missing in Your Stock Analysis.

Why Well-Managed Companies Are Good Investments.

What Makes a Well-Managed Company: People.

What Makes a Well-Managed Company: Processes.

How to Assess Management Quality: The Management Screen.

How to Find Well-Managed Companies.

Using the Management Screen.

What to Do with What You Learn.

Asset Plays and Factor Decay.

Appendices.

Index.

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