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Don't play in the Street : unless you know which direction your stock is traveling
Thompson, George, 1965-
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Chicago, IL : Dearborn Trade Pub., [2003]

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xii, 211 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm 1 DVD (4 3/4 in.)
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Includes index.
Wall Street scandals : same as it ever was ... -- Media darlings - but not your darlin', Clementine -- Wham, scam, no thank you, ma'am -- Knowledge is power -- Mirror, mirror : taking stock of yourself -- Picking a broker who won't make you broker -- The genesis of wizetrade - new approaches in a new world of investing -- Let's get personal : applying foundations to your trading strategy -- Tips and pitfalls -- Advanced strategy : short orders -- Evaluating 35,000 stocks in seconds.
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HG4521 .T467 2003 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area

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Although the investment landscape has been fairly bleak recently, there are ways to stay involved in the financial scene without losing your shirt. This book describes one way - a stock selection system called WizeTRADE developed by George Thompson. The book outlines the WizeTRADE method, along with Thompson's views on Wall Street, his stock selection strategy, and his tested trend analysis approach. Wary investors who feel clueless should learn how to understand stock positions, so they can make shrewd investment choices and prudently timed transactions. as power; taking stock of yourself; picking a broker; tips and pitfalls; advanced strategy - short orders; and evaluating 35,000 stocks in seconds.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. vii
Introductionp. ix
1. Wall Street Scandals: Same as It Ever Wasp. 1
2. Media Darlings: But Not Your Darlin', Clementinep. 21
3. Wham, Scam, No Thank You, Ma'amp. 27
4. Knowledge is Powerp. 47
5. Mirror, Mirror: Taking Stock of Yourselfp. 77
6. Picking a Broker Who Won't Make You Brokerp. 81
7. The Genesis of Wizetrade: New Approaches in a New World of Investingp. 99
8. Let's Get Personal: Applying Foundations to Your Trading Strategyp. 123
9. Tips and Pitfallsp. 139
10. Advanced Strategy: Short Ordersp. 155
11. Evaluating 35,000 Stocks in Secondsp. 167
Photo Galleryp. 181
Appendixp. 187
Glossaryp. 192
Indexp. 207