An examination of investment analysis focusing on the theme of asset allocation, securities and security analysis and de-emphasizing technical aspects and mathematical detail. This edition has been updated with a new chapter on mutual funds and sections at the beginning of each chapter relate investments concepts to the real world using current and historical events. International topics and examples are integrated into the sections on market structure and mutual funds, and there is a seperate chapter on international topics in finance.Technical analysis focuses on stock price patterns and on proxies for buy or sell pressure in the market. ... Only very short-term filters seem to offer any hope for profits, yet these are extremely expensive in terms of trading costs. These costsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essentials of Investments|
|Author||:||Zvi Bodie, Alex Kane, Alan J. Marcus|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Companies - 1998|