Home | Publications | Financial Information

A Random Walk Down Wall Street (paperback)

Posted: Wednesday, June 14, 2000 at 07:24 PM CT


A Random Walk Down Wall Street (paperback)

ABOUT THE BOOK

Annotation
Tracking the latest risks and rewards on Wall Street, here's the perennial bestseller offering the most reliable investment advice for the new century. This gimmick-free, irreverent, and vastly informative guide shows how to navigate the turbulence on Wall Street and beat the pros at their own game. Skilled at puncturing financial bubbles and other delusions of the Wall Street crowd, Burton Malkiel shows why a broad portfolio of stocks selected at random will match the performance of one carefully chosen by experts. Taking a shrewd look at the high-tech boom and its aftermath, Malkiel shows how to maximize gains and minimize losses in this era of electronic brokers, virtual gurus, and flashy investment vehicles. Learn how to analyze the potential returns, not only for stocks and bonds, but for the full range of investment opportunities, from money market accounts and real estate investment trusts to insurance, home owning, and tangible assets like gold and collectibles. Decode the rating game for mutual funds, and discover the unique advantages of index mutual funds over the wide range of riskier alternatives. Year in and year out the best investing guide money can buy, this enhanced edition includes an update of Professor Malkiel's famous "Life-Cycle Guide to Investing," showing how to match an investment strategy to your stage of life.

From The Publisher
In A Random Walk Down Wall Street you will discover how much fun it can be to beat the pros at their own game - and learn a user-friendly, long-range investment strategy that really works. Skilled in the ways of Wall Street, Malkiel shows why a broad portfolio of stocks selected at random will match or exceed the performance of stocks carefully picked by professionals using sophisticated analytical techniques. This latest edition includes an update of Malkiel's invaluable "life-cycle guide to investing," showing how to match an investment strategy to each stage of your life.


Please help support our website by purchasing this book using the link below. Thank you!

A Random Walk Down Wall Street (paperback) - Amazon's online bookstore.


Financial Forum

Financial Information Archives


Do you have any related information or suggestions? Please email them.
AIM | Atour: The State of Assyria | Terms of Use