Stock Investing For Dummies, 4th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118461215
  • ISBN-13: 9781118461211
  • DDC: 332.6322
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 511 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Stock Investing For Dummies, 4th Edition contains 25 percent new and revised material designed to keep this title competitive as the stock market prepares to go through a series of changes. It includes: A new chapter on ETFs, a safer way to be more diversified in the stock market. New rules, new exchanges, new investment vehicles--the 4th edition fills in the new blanks and helps stock investors avoid new pitfalls while profiting from new strategies. The European debt crisis (and others) is a long-term problem that will impact the stock market for years. The 4th edition of Stock Investing For Dummies shows investors why and how to protect themselves. Technological changes mean new products, services and ways of doing business. There are also new research and information sources available. The 4th edition provides insight to stock investors looking at these profitable opportunities. Politics have a definite impact on the economy and financial markets. Stock investors need to get the early warnings so that they can be on the right side of their investments.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
Author's Acknowledgments.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: The Essentials of Stock Investing.
2: Surveying the World of Stock Investing.
3: Taking Stock of Your Current Financial Situation and Goals.
4: Defining Common Approaches to Stock Investing.
5: Recognizing Risk and Volatility.
6: Stock Investing through Exchange-Traded Funds.
7: Before You Start Buying.
8: Gathering Information.
9: Going for Brokers.
10: Investing for Long-Term Growth.
11: Investing for Income.
12: Understanding Technical Analysis for Stock Investors.
13: Picking Winners.
14: Using Basic Accounting to Choose Winning Stocks.
15: Decoding Company Documents.
16: Emerging Sector and Industry Opportunities.
17: Investing with Megatrends.
18: The Big Economic and Political Picture.
19: Investment Strategies and Tactics.
20: Choosing among Investing, Trading, and Speculating.
21: Understanding Brokerage Orders and Trading Techniques.
22: Using Trade Triggers and Advanced Conditional Orders.
23: Getting a Handle on DPPs, DRPs, and DCA … PDQ.
24: Corporate and Government Skullduggery: Looking at Insider Activity.
25: Keeping More of Your Money from the Taxman.
26: The Part of Tens.
27: Ten Considerations When Your Stock Portfolio Is Down.
28: Ten Considerations When Your Stock Portfolio Is Up.
29: Ten Challenges and Opportunities for Stock Investors.
30: Ten Great Strategies That Go Well with Stocks.
Resources for Stock Investors.
Financial Ratios.