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With so many choices, investing can be tricky. Stock Investing for Dummies, 2nd Edition makes it simple with proven tactics and time-tested strategies for picking winners. This updated edition gives you resources and insights, and will have you investing with confidence in no time!
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With so many choices, investing can be tricky. Stock Investing for Dummies, 2nd Edition makes it simple with proven tactics and time-tested strategies for picking winners. This updated edition gives you resources and insights, and will have you investing with confidence in no time!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470401149
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/27/2009
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 384
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Paul Mladjenovic is a Certified Financial Planner and national speaker on investing and financial matters. He is the owner of PM Financial Services and www.RavingCapitalist.com; he is also the author of Precious Metals Investing For Dummies.

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Table of Contents

Introduction.
Part I: The Essentials of Stock Investing.
Chapter 1: Exploring the Basics.
Chapter 2: Taking Stock of Your Current Financial Situation and Goals.
Chapter 3: Defining Common Approaches to Stock Investing.
Chapter 4: Recognizing the Risks.
Chapter 5: Say Cheese: Getting a Snapshot of the Market.
Part II: Before You Get Started.
Chapter 6: Gathering Information.
Chapter 7: Going for Brokers.
Chapter 8: Investing for Growth.
Chapter 9: Investing for Income.
Part III: Picking Winners.
Chapter 10: Running the Numbers: Using Basic Accounting to Choose Winning Stocks.
Chapter 11: Decoding Company Documents.
Chapter 12: Analyzing Industries.
Chapter 13: Money, Mayhem, and Votes.
Part IV: Investment Strategies and Tactics.
Chapter 14: Taking the Bull (Or Bear) by the Horns.
Chapter 15: Choosing a Strategy That's Just Right for You.
Chapter 16: Stop! In the Name of Money.
Chapter 17: Getting a Handle on DPPs, DRPs, and DCA . . . PDQ.
Chapter 18: Corporate Hijinks: Looking at What the Insiders Do.
Chapter 19: Tax Benefits and Obligations.
Part V: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 20: Ten Things to Think About Before You Invest.
Chapter 21: Ten Things to Remember After You Invest.
Chapter 22: Ten Signals of a Stock Price Increase.
Chapter 23: Ten Warning Signs of a Stock's Decline.
Chapter 24: Ten Ways to Protect Yourself from Fraud.
Appendix A: Resources for Stock Investors.
Appendix B: Financial Ratios.
Index.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 16, 2005

    Excellent Author, immediately useful info

    This book got me on track to wealth with a simple, yet thorough understanding of what to look for in stock investing. I have seen an over 75% increase in my wealth!! Thanks!!

    4 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 22, 2012

    I learned a lot

    Since the book can be used as a reference, it is very repetitive, which I found to help remember things that I read in previous chapters. I highly suggest reading it if you know nothing about stocks like I did before I read this book.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 26, 2011

    Great book!

    I absolutely recomend this book to all those who might be interested in investing. It is really helpful and covers it all!

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 9, 2010

    Simple to digest

    Great place to start your future.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 3, 2006

    Very disappointing

    I found this book to be poorly written, poorly organized and lacking expert authority. I have read and enjoyed numerous financial and investing books but not this one. The space devoted to individual stocks was particularly weak and uninspiring. I felt more confused when I finished than I did in the beginning.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 20, 2013

    The author is an idiot who is clueless about investing. Don't wa

    The author is an idiot who is clueless about investing. Don't waste your money on this book!

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