Investing In Stocks & Shares 8th Edition

Investing In Stocks & Shares 8th Edition : A Step-by-step Guide to Making Money on the Stock Market

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Description

If you have money to invest or a continuous surplus income, investing in stocks and shares can be the smart investment. This book, first published in 1992 and now in its 8th revised and updated edition, is one of the most enduring guides to investment in the stock market available and has been maintained by a professional long-term investor.

It explains in plain English all there is to know about what affects share prices and how to avoid unnecessary risks, and gives step-by-step guidance on:

* HOW TO TRADE ON THE STOCK MARKET, WHETHER IT'S UP OR DOWN
* STOCKMARKET INVESTMENT STRATEGIES
* INVESTING IN TRADED OPTIONS AND FUTURES
* BONDS, GILTS AND INTEREST-BEARING DEPOSITS
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 155 x 234 x 21mm | 596g
  • How to Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 8 Revised edition
  • 1845284534
  • 9781845284534
  • 428,312

Table of contents

List of illustrations; Preface; 1. Why buy shares?; 2. An explanation of shares; 3. Factors affecting the price of a share; 4. Avoiding undue risk; 5. Dealing in shares; 6. Stockmarket strategies; 7. Investing in traded options and futures; 8. Bonds/gilts/interest-bearing deposits; 9. Six typical case studies; Appendices; Glossary; Further reading; Useful addresses; Index.
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Review quote

'If you have got money to spare, start by investing in the purchase of this book.' Making Money Magazine 'An easy-to-understand guide to the way the stock market works, and how the investor should go about setting up a suitable investment strategy.' What Investment 'A really user-friendly guide...Contains many practical examples and illustrations of typical share-dealing documents - demystifies the world of stocks and shares.' OwnBase '...a great introduction into the world of stocks and shares. It's up to date and provides plenty of in-depth information, suited to the more astute investor, but still covers the basic points and is easy enough to read and get to grips with for the beginner.' Reader review '...using this book not only did I get 90% on my course module I have also begun investing my own money in the market...I could not recommend this book highly enough for research purposes or for the budding investor.' Reader review
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About Dr John White

Dr JOHN WHITE is an experienced and successful personal investor and director of an investment company. He has also written a range of chart-analysis software for stock market investment.
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