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A random walk down Wall Street : the time-tested strategy for successful investing / Burton G. Malkiel.

  • ISBN: 9780393081435 (hc)
  • ISBN: 0393081435
  • Description: 445 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: Rev. and updated ed.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co.,

Available copies

  • 6 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

1 current hold with 9 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Danvers Adult Nonfiction HG 4521 M284 2011 (Text to phone) Checked out 11/13/2013
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 332.6/Malkiel (Text to phone) Checked out 04/30/2014
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction HG 4521 .M284 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Nonfiction (Second Floor) 332.6 Malkiel (Text to phone) Available -
Merrimack College Stacks (2nd) HG4521 .M284 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction HG 4521 .M284 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Adult Nonfiction 332.6 MAL (Text to phone) Available -
Saugus Adult Nonfiction 332.601 Malkiel (Text to phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) 332.6 Malkiel (Text to phone) Missing -

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Edition statement from jacket.
Contents Note: Stocks and their value. Firm foundations and castles in the air ; The madness of crowds ; Speculative bubbles from the sixties into the nineties ; The explosive bubbles of the early 2000s -- How the pros play the biggest game in town. Technical and fundamental analysis ; Technicalanalysis and the random-walk theory ; How good is fundmental analysis? -- The new investment technology. A new walking shoe: modern portfolio theory ; Reaping reward by increasing risk ; Behavioral finance ; Potshots at the efficient-market theory and why they miss -- A practical guide for random walkers and other investors. A fitness manual for random walkers ; Handicapping the financial race: a primer in understanding and projecting returns from stocks and bonds ; A life-cycle guide to investing ; Three giant steps down Wall Street.
Summary: An informative guide to financial investment discusses the current high-tech boom, explains how to maximize gains and minimize losses, and examines a broad spectrum of financial opportunities, from mutual funds to real estate to gold.
Subject: Investments.
Stocks.
Random walks (Mathematics)