The Little Book of the Shrinking Dollar

Author: Addison Wiggin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118245255
Release Date: 2012-05-08
Genre: Business & Economics

A leading economic forecaster, exploring the reasons for the United States dollar's decline and its precarious relationship to other currencies around the world, provides strategies for retirees, savers and investors who want to keep their money safe no matter what lies ahead.

The Little Book of Hedge Funds

Author: Anthony Scaramucci
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118099674
Release Date: 2012-05
Genre: Business & Economics

Chronicling the evolution of hedge funds, this informative investment resource, written by a wealth management expert, is filled with introspective commentary, highly applicable advice and engaging anecdotes, and covers every aspect about this key part of the 21st-century economy.

The Little Book of Bull s Eye Investing

Author: John Mauldin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118159132
Release Date: 2012-05-08
Genre: Business & Economics

Looking back at the past decade, the author shares his key observations on such topics as "The Muddle Through Economy" and "Taking Stock (or Bonds or Hedge Funds)" and discusses how to adjust investments to the new economic reality.

The Little Book of Trading

Author: Michael Covel
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118063507
Release Date: 2011-08-09
Genre: Business & Economics

In this work, Covel explains explains why mutual funds are no longer the investment vehicle of choice for people looking to secure their retirement. The pros share their strategies in digestible, easy-to-follow strategies.

The Little Book of Market Myths

Author: Kenneth L. Fisher
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118445013
Release Date: 2013-01-29
Genre: Business & Economics

Debunks commonly held investing myths and misconceptions, explaining why each belief or strategy is wrong and how damaging it can be to financial health.

The Shrinking of Treehorn

Author: Florence Parry Heide
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 014030746X
Release Date: 1975
Genre: Body image

Poor Treehorn's problem is politely ignored by his parents and barely tolerated by his teachers.

Pat the Money

Author: Diane Wachtell
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449413095
Release Date: 2013-02-05
Genre: Humor

Published more than 50 years ago, the original Pat the Bunny has sold millions of copies en route to its reign as one of the best-selling children's books ever. Faithfully following the original, Pat the Money also features Paul and Judy, here cast as baby boomers, born before 1960, "able to do lots of things." In the original, "You can do lots of things, too." In the parody, you can still do lots of things-you just cannot afford to do them quite the way Paul and Judy can because you were born after 1960. You're a buster. The ultimate take-off on the interactive favorite, Pat the Money is the perfect graduation/welcome to real life/new parent gift book for downwardly mobile Americans with a sense of humor.

The Little Book of Stock Market Profits

Author: Mitch Zacks
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118192412
Release Date: 2011-10-19
Genre: Business & Economics

A timely guide to making the best investment strategies even better A wide variety of strategies have been identified over the years, which purportedly outperform the stock market. Some of these include buying undervalued stocks while others rely on technical analysis techniques. It's fair to say no one method is fool proof and most go through both up and down periods. The challenge for an investor is picking the right method at the right time. The Little Book of Stock Market Profits shows you how to achieve this elusive goal and make the most of your time in today's markets. Written by Mitch Zacks, Senior Portfolio Manager of Zacks Investment Management, this latest title in the Little Book series reveals stock market strategies that really work and then shows you how they can be made even better. It skillfully highlights earnings-based investing strategies, the hallmark of the Zacks process, but it also identifies strategies based on valuations, seasonal patterns and price momentum. Specifically, the book: Identifies stock market investment strategies that work, those that don't, and what it takes for an individual investor to truly succeed in today's dynamic market Discusses how the performance of each strategy examined can be improved by combining into them into a multifactor approach Gives investors a clear path to integrating the best investment strategies of all time into their own personal portfolio Investing can be difficult, but with the right strategies you can improve your overall performance. The Little book of Stock Market Profits will show you how.

The Little Book of Currency Trading

Author: Kathy Lien
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118018419
Release Date: 2010-12-01
Genre: Business & Economics

An accessible guide to trading the fast-moving foreign exchange market The foreign exchange market, or forex, was once dominated by global banks, hedge funds, and multinational corporations, but that has all changed with Internet technology and the advent of online forex brokers. Now, hundreds of thousands of traders and investors around the world can participate in this profitable field. Written by forex expert Kathy Lien, The Little Book of Currency Trading will show you how to effectively invest and trade in today's biggest market. Page by page, she describes the multitude of opportunities possible in the forex market, from short-term price swings to long-term trends, and details practical products that can help you achieve success, such as currency-based ETFs. Explains the forces that drive currencies and provides strategies to profit from them Reveals how you can use various currencies to reduce risk and take advantage of global trends Examines financial vehicles that can help you make money without having to monitor the market every day The Little Book of Currency Trading opens the world of currency trading and investing to anyone interested in entering this dynamic arena.

The Little Book that Still Saves Your Assets

Author: David M. Darst
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118497647
Release Date: 2012-10-02
Genre: Business & Economics

Protect assets during times of crisis with this new edition of the New York Times bestseller! When the first edition of this book appeared it was before the economic crash. This new edition shows how David Darst's particular kind of asset allocation helped his investors during that volatile period. It also contains a discussion of downside and risk tolerance and new self-tests for determining your risk tolerance. And, finally, it reveals how the asset allocation model has changed since 2008. In all of these areas, the author will continue to include new insightful anecdotes like those that peppered the first edition. Shows how to tap into the use of asset allocation strategies to protect your investments Offers updated information on downside and risk tolerance The next step resource from a managing director of Morgan Stanley and the bestselling author David Darst Includes a Foreword by Jim Cramer David Darst reveals how to use asset allocation to increase your portfolio that tap into the investment strategies of the wealthy.

Yes You Can Achieve Financial Independence

Author: James E. Stowers
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 0962978892
Release Date: 2005-07-01
Genre: Business & Economics

This insightful book presents information that's great for your financial well-being and easy to digest. It contains money-management strategies and ideas never before revealed. Yes, You Can . . . Achieve Financial Independence will: " Reveal strategies for combating your biggest enemy-the shrinking value of a dollar. " Teach you important facts about stocks, bonds, and mutual funds. " Show you how investing even a small amount every month, year after year, can result in much higher yields than investing the same amount annually as a lump sum. " Explain ways you can budget for all the necessities of day-to-day living while investing for the future. This book includes Stowers Financial Analysis CD-ROM. The Stowers Financial Analysis software helps you think about your long-term financial goals-providing the facts needed to develop a plan to make them come true. The detailed interactive worksheets help you learn exactly where you are today and what it will take to continue improving your financial position (for PC and Mac).

Bailout Riches

Author: Bill Bartmann
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470498420
Release Date: 2009-06-05
Genre: Business & Economics

The Little Book of Economics

Author: Greg Ip
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118391570
Release Date: 2013-01-14
Genre: Business & Economics

Provides a comprehensive explanation of how the economy works while examining the roots of the current crisis and offering advice to prevent future meltdowns.

The Little Book of Market Wizards

Author: Jack D. Schwager
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118858691
Release Date: 2014-02-24
Genre: Business & Economics

An accessible look at the art of investing and how to adopt the practices of top professionals What differentiates the highly successful market practitioners—the Market Wizards—from ordinary traders? What traits do they share? What lessons can the average trader learn from those who achieved superior returns for decades while still maintaining strict risk control? Jack Schwager has spent the past 25 years interviewing the market legends in search of the answers—a quest chronicled in four prior Market Wizards volumes totaling nearly 2,000 pages. In The Little Book of Market Wizards, Jack Schwager seeks to distill what he considers the essential lessons he learned in conducting nearly four dozen interviews with some of the world's best traders. The book delves into the mindset and processes of highly successful traders, providing insights that all traders should find helpful in improving their trading skills and results. Each chapter focuses on a specific theme essential to market success Describes how all market participants can benefit by incorporating the related traits, behaviors, and philosophies of the Market Wizards in their own trading Filled with compelling anecdotes that bring the trading messages to life, and direct quotes from the market greats that resonate with the wisdom born of experience and skill Stepping clearly outside the narrow confines of most investment books, The Little Book of Market Wizards focuses on the value of understanding one's self within the context of successful investing.