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A random walk down Wall Street : the time-tested strategy for successful investing / Burton G. Malkiel.

Book Book ([2019])
Description: pages cm
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2019]
0 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 of 1 copy available at Wakefield. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Wakefield Adult NEW Nonfiction (Across from Circulation Desk) 332.632 Malkiel (Text to Phone) Checked out 02/22/2019
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Nonfiction 332.63/Malkiel (Text to Phone) Checked out 02/26/2019

  • ISBN: 9781324002185 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1324002182 (hardcover)
General Note:
Includes index.
Contents:
Part One, Stocks and their value. Firm foundations and castles in the air -- Madness of crowds -- Speculative bubbles from the sixties into the nineties -- The explosive bubbles of the early 2000s -- Part Two, How the pros play the biggest game in town. Technical and fundamental analysis -- Technical analysis and the random-walk theory -- How good is fundamental analysis?The efficient market hypothesis -- Part Three, The new investment technology. A new walking shoe; modern portfolio theory -- Reaping rewards by increasing risk -- Behavioral finance -- New methods of portfolio construction: smart beta and risk parity -- Part Four, A practical guide for random walkers and other investors. A fitness manual for random walkers and other investors -- Handicapping the financial race:a primer in understanding and projecting returns from stocks and bonds -- A life-cycle guide to investing -- Three giant steps down Wall Street
Summary:
In a time of increasing inequality, when high-frequency traders and hedge-fund managers seem to tower over the average investor, Burton G. Malkiel’s classic and gimmick-free investment guide is now more necessary than ever. Rather than tricks, what you’ll find here is a time-tested and thoroughly research-based strategy for your portfolio. Whether you’re considering your first 401k contribution or contemplating retirement, this fully-updated edition of A Random Walk Down Wall Street should be the first book on your reading list.
Citation: Malkiel, Burton Gordon. "A random walk down Wall Street : the time-tested strategy for successful investing." New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2019.

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