aGene Marcial provides iconoclastic insights into the art of successful investing while exploding the mythology of the conventional wisdom. His 7 Commandments of Stock Investing is scintillating reading for both individual and institutional investors who seek an advantage in their moneymaking endeavors.a --Scott Black, President of Delphi Management Inc. and a member of the Barronas Roundtable aIt is well understood that trading in the stock market is full of risks. But if you are ready to take the plunge, I guarantee that there will be a time when being familiar with Gene Marcialas 7 Commandments of Stock Investing will be extremely important. Over the years, I have followed many of the same commandments.a --Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Associates aThis book begins with one of the wisest investment observations Iave ever encountered: aThere are plenty of ways to make money in the stock market, but clinging to mainstream thinking or so-called conventional wisdom is not one of them.a The authoras discussion on avoiding the diversification trap is alone worth many times the price of this book.a --Bernie Schaeffer, Chairman, Schaefferas Investment Research, Inc., www.SchaeffersResearch.com aGene Marcial has been guiding literally millions of investors to better financial performance over his more than 30 years as a leading financial journalist. He consistently has demonstrated a rare instinct for knowing when to follow a trend and when to think like a contrarian. In todayas turbulent times, his new book, 7 Commandments of Stock Investing, is essential reading for all investors and could well add precious percentage points to the performance of any who take his words to heart.a --Stephen Leeb, President, Leeb Capital Management Inc. Every week, the investment world turns to Gene Marcialas BusinessWeek column. Hereas why: Marcial knows how to pick winners. Apple at 15. US Steel at 19. But Marcialas track record isnat limited to just one or two picks. In fact, recent analysis reveals that heas beaten the indexes for a full decade. You canat get results like that following the aconventional wisdoma! You need to know what Gene Marcial has learned about stock investing--and this book will tell you. Marcial has distilled 35 years of experience into seven powerful, counterintuitive acommandmentsa: rules that are simple and practical enough for every investor to profit from. Marcial reveals why diversification is not an optimal investment strategyabwhy you need to focus on finding big winners, and how you canabhow to profit from panic, and how to lock in your profits when everyone else is afat and happy.a Along the way, he opens up the secret, mysterious world of corporate and market insiders--showing how to track them down, emulate their approaches, and profit from their lucrative strategies. Be prepared to profit from panic Plot a clear strategy to seize opportunities during a macro-market panic Learn how to abuy the losersa Finding tomorrowas big winners in todayas bargain bin Profit from the unknown Finding investments that are undervalued because investors donat understand them The asweet sevena: specific stock picks for the next seven years What to buy right now--and hold for the long termMotorola is not beyond repair, she argues, but it soon will beaif Zander isna#39;t bounced from the CEO position. ... Icahn is apparently on the right track, partly because of the $15 billion cash and cash equivalents that the company nourishes in itsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Gene Marcial's 7 Commandments of Stock Investing|
|Author||:||Gene G. Marcial|
|Publisher||:||FT Press - 2008-03-26|