Author(s): James Dunn
Take your first steps to share investing success with this must-have introductory guide, In easy-to-follow terms Getting Started in Shares For Dummies, 3rd Australian Edition, explains the basics you need to know to make savvy decisions and invest in shares with confidence. This beginner's guide will help you build the successful share portfolio you've always wanted! Get started - learn the basics of buying and selling shares, and develop your investment strategy, Understand the Market - explore the ins and outs of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), Choose wisely - make informed decisions when selecting your broker, Know the risks - weigh up the importance of portfolio diversification and assess risk exposure Book jacket.
Introduction 1 Part I: Putting the Share in Sharemarket 7 Chapter 1: So, You Want to Invest in Shares 9 Chapter 2: Watching the Market Operate 27 Part II: Investing Strategies for Success 43 Chapter 3: Developing an Investment Strategy 45 Chapter 4: Assessing Your Risk 59 Chapter 5: Eggs and Baskets 87 Part III: Buying, Buying, Sold 111 Chapter 6: Buying and Selling Shares 113 Chapter 7: Knowing When to Buy and Sell Shares 129 Chapter 8: Buying What You Know 151 Chapter 9: Working with Brokers 191 Chapter 10: Taxing Matters 205 Part IV: The Part of Tens 223 Chapter 11: Ten Great Investors and Their Strategies 225 Chapter 12: Ten Things Not To Do, Ever 239 Index 247