Beating the Street : the best-selling author of One up on Wall Street shows you how to pick winning stocks and develop a strategy for mutual fundsMaterial type: TextPublication details: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1994Description: 332 p. : illustrationsISBN: 0671891634; 9780671891633 Subject(s): Stocks -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Mutual funds -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Mutual funds | Stocks | United StatesDDC classification: 658.152
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CONTENTS Preface Preface to the Trade Paperback Edition Introduction: Escape from Bond age One: The Miracle of St. Agnes Two: The Weekend Worrier Three: A Tour of the Fund House Four: Managing Magellan: The Early Years Five: Magellan: The Middle Years Six: Magellan: The Later Years Seven: Art, Science, and Legwork Eight: Shopping for Stocks: The Retail Sector Nine: Prospecting in Bad News: How the "Collapse" in Real Estate Led Me to Pier 1, Sunbelt Nursery, and General Host Ten: My Close Shave at Super cuts Eleven: Blossoms in the Desert: Great Companies in Lousy Industries Twelve: It's a Wonderful Buy Thirteen: A Closer Look at the S&Ls Fourteen: Master Limited Partnerships: A Deal with a Yield Fifteen: The Cyclicals: What Goes Around Comes Around Sixteen: Nukes in Distress: CMS Energy Seventeen: Uncle Sam'a Garage Sale: Allied Capital II Eighteen: My Fannie Mae Diary Nineteen: Treasure in the Backyard: The Colonial Group of Mutual Funds Twenty: The Restaurant Stocks: Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is Twenty-One: The Six-Month Checkup 25 Golden Rules Postscript Index
Legendary money manager Peter Lynch explains his own strategies for investing and offers advice for how to pick stocks and mutual funds to assemble a successful investment portfolio.
Develop a Winning Investment Strategywith Expert Advice from The Nations #1 Money Manager. Peter Lynchs invest in what you know strategy has made him a household name with investors both big and small.
An important key to investing, Lynch says, is to remember that stocks are not lottery tickets. Theres a company behind every stock and a reason companiesand their stocksperform the way they do. In this book, Peter Lynch shows you how you can become an expert in a company and how you can build a profitable investment portfolio, based on your own experience and insights and on straightforward do-it-yourself research.
In Beating the Street, Lynch for the first time explains how to devise a mutual fund strategy, shows his step-by-step strategies for picking stock, and describes how the individual investor can improve his or her investment performance to rival that of the experts.
Theres no reason the individual investor cant match wits with the experts, and this book will show you how.