What, if anything, do the most spectacular, highaperformance periods of the twentiethacentury stock market have in common? And most importantly: Can we predict when they will occur again? In this fascinating investigation, acclaimed author and financial authority Martin S. Fridson probes the past, leading an exhilarating tour through each of the twentiethacentury stock marketa²s golden years. Illuminating, entertaining, and rich in historical anecdotes, Fridsona²s book treats us to the opinions and investment strategies of some of the most prominent and intriguing figures on the scene. qTimely, informative, and highly readable . . . It Was a Very Good Year offers wonderful insights into the years that provided spectacular gains in the past. There are important lessons in this book for all investors.qaHenry Kaufman, President, Henry Kaufman a Company, Inc. qA useful and extremely entertaining book. Ita²s loaded with fascinating stock market lore and helpful investment approaches. I learned a lot and thoroughly enjoyed myself along the way.qaByron R. Wien, Managing Director, Investment Strategist for U.S. Equities, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter qFinancial history with a purposeait is a Very Good Book.qaJames Grant, Editor, Granta²s Interest Rate Observer qWith this book, Marty Fridson joins the ranks of the mustaread economic and financial historians. He is that rare combination of scholar, wit, raconteur, and man with an eye on the bottom line. Read it for amusement, education, or profit. You cana²t lose.qaBen Stein, writer, law professor at Pepperdine University and host of Win Ben Steina²s MoneyExtraordinary Moments in Stock Market History Martin S. Fridson. publishera#39;s legacy was the ... Helped by the revived money market, stock prices recovered by 1 1 percent during the panic yeara#39;s final month and a half. The favorable trend wasanbsp;...
|Title||:||It Was a Very Good Year|
|Author||:||Martin S. Fridson|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 1998|