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Introduction to Technical Analysis
By Charles D. Kirkpatrick II, Julie R. Dahlquist
Nov 2, 2010
The authors of Technical Analysis: The Complete Resource for Financial Market Technicians, 2nd Edition introduce you to the background, basic tools, and techniques that you will need to be a competent technical analyst.
Trade the Trader: Know Your Competition and Find Your Edge for Profitable Trading
By Quint Tatro
Oct 20, 2010
In this introduction to his book, Trade the Trader: Know Your Competition and Find Your Edge for Profitable Trading, Quint Tatro explains that if you are following technical analysis, you are either stalking the movement of others, or your movements are being stalked. If you don’t know on which side you fall, odds are you are someone’s next meal.
Digging for Disclosure: Tactics for Protecting Your Firm's Assets from Swindlers, Scammers, and Imposters
By Kenneth Springer, Joelle Scott
Sep 30, 2010
You never really know the person who is responsible for your money. What's important is to be comfortable with his or her character. The authors of Digging for Disclosure show you how.
Starting Over: The Investing Portfolio that Will Preserve Your Wealth and Your Sanity
By David Gaffen
Sep 29, 2010
In this introduction to his book, David Gaffen explains why you shouldn't go down the rabbit hole of constantly buying individual stocks or day-trading. There's a safer and easier way to invest your money, and Gaffen shows you how.
Buying at the Point of Maximum Pessimism: Taking Advantage of Near-Term Pessimism in Oil and Energy to Invest in a Long-Term Opportunity
By Scott Phillips
Sep 21, 2010
Scott Phillips, coauthor of Buying at the Point of Maximum Pessimism: Six Value Investing Trends from China to Oil to Agriculture, explains why savvy investors should seek pessimism in an industry as an opportunity to make a good investment. With the BP oil spill in the Gulf earning headlines everywhere, many investors have avoided energy stocks and their potential controversy. But Scott says that depressed stock prices for energy firms suggests that this is where bargain hunters should look to spend the least amount and earn the greatest potential returns over the long run.
America's Four Growth Drivers Stall and Our Economy Stagnates
By R. Glenn Hubbard, Peter Navarro
Sep 8, 2010
How can America reharness the vibrant productivity growth of the private sector and resume its journey on the path of long-term prosperity? In order to answer this question—and thereby make things right—we first need a much better understanding of just what has gone wrong.
The Great Leveraging: Economic Growth and Investing Strategies for the Future
By Chip Dickson, Oded Shenkar
Sep 2, 2010
Since 1980, three of the four major economic sectors have dramatically increased their debt levels. Chip Dickson and Oded Shenkar discuss the rise in debt and how the situation has gotten to its current extreme levels.
Introduction to the Great Deleveraging: Economic Growth and Investing Strategies for the Future
By Chip Dickson, Oded Shenkar
Sep 1, 2010
In this introduction to their book, Chip Dickson and Oded Shenkar address why the United States took on so much debt, how the debt will be reduced, and the costs of that deleveraging.
Introduction to Trading with Candlesticks: Visual Tools for Improved Technical Analysis and Timing
By Michael C. Thomsett
Aug 26, 2010
Want to consistently outperform? Candlestick charts can help! In this introduction to his book, top investment author Michael C. Thomsett explains how you can completely demystify them and use them to anticipate stock price trends and improve the timing of every order.
Introduction to Systematic Options Trading: Evaluating, Analyzing, and Profiting from Mispriced Option Opportunities
By Sergey Izraylevich, Vadim Tsudikman
Aug 25, 2010
Sophisticated options traders need systematic, reliable approaches for identifying the best option combinations, underlying assets, and strategies. In this introduction to their book, Sergey Izraylevich and Vadim Tsudikman explain how they make these approaches widely available for the first time, helping traders to consistently identify subtle price distortions, gaining a clear and consistent advantage over their competitors.
The Rise of the State: Profitable Investing and Geopolitics in the 21st Century --Tectonic Shifts
By Yiannis G. Mostrous, David F. Dittman, Elliott H. Gue
Aug 19, 2010
The authors of The Rise of the State explain why the state's role in finance and the economy will only increase in scope and scale in the decade ahead.
The Rise of the State: Profitable Investing and Geopolitics in the 21st Century, Past and Prologue
By Yiannis G. Mostrous, David F. Dittman, Elliott H. Gue
Aug 18, 2010
The authors of The Rise of the State introduce their book, which posits that sustainable economic growth increases geopolitical power, which in turn allows for greater assertion in the pursuit of economic greatness. Consequently the investments made by the new powers, domestically and internationally, are more aggressive as well as different in nature than before.
Introduction to Psych Yourself Rich: Get the Mindset and Discipline You Need to Build Your Financial Life
By Farnoosh Torabi
Aug 17, 2010
Farnoosh Torabi describes the philosophy behind his book: To "psych" yourself rich means to develop the brainpower--the mental discipline and positive behavior--you need to traverse volatile times, build wealth, and secure your financial well-being.
Out of Water: From Abundance to Scarcity and How to Solve the World's Water Problems
By Colin Chartres, Samyuktha Varma
Aug 12, 2010
The authors of Out of Water believe a water crisis is imminent, and propose using scientific and socio-economic evidence as the basis for reform and management action in the water sector.
Fight Back Against Unfair Debt Collection Practices: Lessons in Deception
By Fred Williams
Jul 21, 2010
Fred Williams, the author of Fight Back Against Unfair Debt Collection Practices: Know Your Rights and Protect Yourself from Threats, Lies, and Intimidation, describes his experiences during his first week working at a debt collection agency.
Introduction to Fire Your Stock Analyst!: Analyzing Stocks On Your Own, 2nd Edition
By Harry Domash
Jul 19, 2010
Want to be your own stock analyst? This chapter will show you how to identify potential candidates, weed out the obvious misfits, research and analyze the survivors, pick the best prospects, and, equally important, apply a clear-cut set of selling rules.
Buying at the Point of Maximum Pessimism: A Rare Opportunity
By Scott Phillips
May 25, 2010
Rare-earth minerals are used in everything from cell phones to Toyota Priuses. The rare-earth industry presents a growing opportunity for investors to participate in the rapid growth of technology.
Introduction to Harmonic Trading, Volume Two: Advanced Strategies for Profiting from the Natural Order of the Financial Markets
By Scott M. Carney
May 5, 2010
Scott M. Carney gives an overview of the strategies outlined in his book -- entirely new concepts that build upon the prior material presented within the Harmonic Trading approach.
Understanding ETFs and Why They Beat Mutual Funds
By Jeffrey Feldman, Andrew Hyman
Apr 29, 2010
Jeffrey Feldman and Andrew Hyman explain why ETFs are the ideal low-cost tool for an investor who wants to take charge of her portfolio.
Retirementology: Great Expectations
By Gregory Salsbury
Apr 28, 2010
Mark Twain said, "Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get." When it comes to expectations, the best thing you can do is check them at the door and plan for all kinds of weather in retirement. Gregory Salsbury shows you how to manage your retirement expectations and improve your retirementology IQ.

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