Small Stocks for Big Profits: Generate Spectacular Returns by Investing in Up-and-Coming Companies (Wiley Trading Series)

Small Stocks for Big Profits: Generate Spectacular Returns by Investing in Up-and-Coming Companies (Wiley Trading Series)

by George Angell


$44.96 $49.95 Save 10% Current price is $44.96, Original price is $49.95. You Save 10%.
View All Available Formats & Editions
Want it by Thursday, November 15 Order now and choose Expedited Shipping during checkout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780470296653
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 09/22/2008
Series: Wiley Trading Series , #385
Pages: 210
Sales rank: 855,250
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

George Angell is the author of eight books on trading, including Sniper Trading, which is also published by Wiley. In addition, Angell lectures on the futures and options markets and creates software, audio, and video on trading strategy. He has appeared on CNBC and CBS, as well as numerous radio shows. Angell spent ten years as a floor trader in Chicago and is a graduate of New York University.

Read an Excerpt

Click to read or download

Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Making Money in Small-Caps.

Small-Caps: The Next Bull Market.

Separating the Wheat from the Chaff.

Hidden Value: The Small Stock's Secret Weapon.

The Value Investor.


Small Stocks, Big Profits.

Paying Pennies, Selling for Dollars.

Every Stock Has its Story.

Chapter 2: Getting Started in Technical Analysis.

The Conventional Wisdom.

What Is Technical Analysis?

Where to Begin?

Support and Resistance.

Charts and Trendlines.


Managing the Breakout Trade.

Continuation and Reversal Patterns.

The Most Reliable Chart Patterns.

The Real Value of Technical Analysis.

Time and Price.


A Word about Short Sellers and How They Impact a Stock'sPrice.

Chapter 3: Profitable Strategies.

Identify Support.

The Rule of Three.

The Momentum Play.

Contrary Opinion.

Identify the Correct Phase of the Trend.

A Personal Observation.

Finding Gold Amid the Dross.

The Bottom Reversal.

Aggressive Buying.

When to Cut and Run.

Stocks That Trend Well. . .

. . .And Those That Don't.

The Rebound Theory.

Timing the Rebound.

When is a Stock Ready to Buy?

How to Identify the Low-risk Buy.

Chapter 4: Timing.


How to Use the Bullish Consensus with Seasonal Patterns.

How to Construct an Oscillator.

Momentum Analysis.

Trading Filters.


Moving Averages.

Market Timing: Pro and Con.

Chapter 5: IPOs.

The Basics.

The Public Offering Process.

How to Read a Prospectus.

The Cooling-Off Period and Road Show.

What Happens Next.

Chapter 6: Insider Buying.

Who is an Insider?

How to Track Them.

Small Stocks Have the Edge.

Chapter 7: The Selection Process.

Asset Plays and Concept Stocks.


Nuts and Bolts.

Money Management.

Revenues and Earnings.

Cash Flow.


Balance Sheet Basics.

Understanding Return on Investment (ROI).


Chapter 8: Options.

The Basics.

The Terms of an Option.

Getting Started in Options Trading.

How to Use Option Volume to Pinpoint Moves.

The Rules.

Chapter 9: Your Roadmap for Success Tomorrow.

Buy When Stocks are Low-Priced and Depressed.

Identify First Leg and Countermove.

The Worst Performing Issues.

Always Buy at Support.

Price Capitulation.

Developing a Winning Mind-Set.

An Investor's Checklist.

The Look Ahead.

About the Author.


Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews