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Why Stocks Go Up and Down

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This book provides a sound understanding of the fundamentals of investing in stocks and bonds. The book explains the basics of financial statements and analysis, cash flow generation, stock price valuation, and more. It goes well beyond most introductory books. It is perfect for readers with little or no background in investing and is certain to add value for experienced ...more
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Published November 5th 2013 by Bill Pike Books
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May 12, 2016 Tashfeen Saeed rated it it was amazing
One of the best books on the topic which breaks down accounting and financial jargon into layman's terms.
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A very well-written introduction to stock market and the language of the Wall Street. The book explains in simple language how a company is formed, how it goes public, different ways a company can raise money (loans, stocks, bonds, etc.,) and how each approach affects the shareholders and investors. It then covers common metrics that are used to evaluate a company’s performance and efficiency, and gives tips to investors on what to look for in a company’s financial reports. The terminology and ...more
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This contains the nuts and bolts of stock investing and valuation. After this book you will know what all those different lines on a companies financial statement mean and should have a decent understanding of corporate accounting. Very useful for investing in stocks, because it allows you to make your own analysis. Works well with other books like Magic formula and such because now all those details make more sense. I wish I read this book before reading some of the other ones like security ...more
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this is the finest book I have ever read, it clears the concept of Mr. Market when it give opportunities to buy and sell. The seamless flow by William is infatuating and kindle the fire to read more.
One can get summary of the book easily and can read it, hence recommended!
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