skip to content
Taming the money sharks : 8 super-easy stock investment maxims Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Taming the money sharks : 8 super-easy stock investment maxims

Author: Philip Shu-Ying Cheng
Publisher: Singapore : John Wiley & Sons Singapore Pte Ltd., [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Easy-to-follow guidelines from a pro for simplifying your investments, protecting yourself from the investment sharks and achieving financial freedom Drawing on his years as an investor for  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this


Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Shu-Ying Cheng
ISBN: 9781118550427 1118550420
OCLC Number: 846745142
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xix, 218 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments xiii Preface xv Author s Disclaimer xix Chapter 1 Stop the Bleeding Should You Continue to Invest by Striking While the Iron Is Hot? 1 A. Chasing a Hot Stock 3 B. Chasing a Hot Trend 8 C. Maxim No. 1: Don t Rush into Buying, and Avoid Further Bleeding 11 Chapter 2 Select an Industry to Increase Probability of Profitable Investments Apply Expertise from Work or Personal Interest 19 A. Basic Knowledge 20 B. Choosing an Industry to Invest In 25 C. Industry Characteristics 41 D. Maxim No. 2: Profit from One Chosen Industry or a Selected Few Industries 44 Chapter 3 Wise Use of Information Resources Should You Follow Hot Tips? 49 A. Listen to a Friend or Relative 50 B. Listen to a Stock Guru 54 C. Listen to a Stock Analyst 56 D. Listen to an Investment Advisor 59 E. Listen to a Large Investor (Possible Shark) 61 F. Maxim No. 3: Reference External Inputs but Stay Focused 65 Chapter 4 Decide on Company Values and Buy Sell Prices Should You Trust a Company with Your Money? 73 A. Relevant Company Historical Facts 74 B. Most Basic Financials 84 C. Five Key Indicators 86 D. Don t Be Blind to a Company s Personality 98 E. Deciding on Buy Sell Prices 100 F. Maxim No. 4: Trust but Verify 103 Chapter 5 Simple and Effective Portfolio Strategies Do You Want a Windfall Profit or a Systematic Win? 111 A. Portfolio Planning Guidelines 112 B. Core versus Satellite Portfolio 115 C. Portfolio Risk Management 122 D. Maxim No. 5: Manage and Accept Portfolio Risks 132 Chapter 6 Capitalize on Policy Directions Are Policies Your Friends? 145 A. Are Policies Fair? 146 B. Policy Directions 147 C. Maxim No. 6: Profit from Policies and Trends 153 Chapter 7 Loving an Investment or Loving to Make Money Falling in Love 157 A. Is Love Forever? 158 B. All-or-Nothing Thinking 160 C. Love a Person? Invest for Love? 162 D. Maxim No. 7: Emotions and Investment Don t Mix 166 Chapter 8 Fully Enjoy Your Profits from Stocks Rich and Healthy or Rich with Pain 171 A. Manage Your Investment Lifestyle and Health Simultaneously 172 B. Swap Poor Health for Big Money 173 C. Investment Emotions That Are Detrimental to Our Health 175 D. Investment Flowchart 179 E. Maxim No. 8: Maintain Health and Wealth 180 Appendix A: Basic Technical Analysis 183 Appendix B: Deciding on Buy Prices 189 Appendix C: Deciding on Sell Prices 195 Appendix D: Strategy for Investing in High-Dividend (HD) Stocks 201 About the Author 207 Index 209
Responsibility: Philip Shu-Ying Cheng.
More information:


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # Taming the money sharks : 8 super-easy stock investment maxims
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "846745142" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <> ;
   schema:about <> ; # Anlageverhalten
   schema:about <> ;
   schema:about <> ; # Stocks
   schema:about <> ; # Investments
   schema:about <> ; # Anlageberatung
   schema:about <> ; # Investments
   schema:about <> ; # Stocks
   schema:author <> ; # Philip Shu-Ying Cheng
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2013" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
   schema:genre "Handbooks and manuals"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Taming the money sharks : 8 super-easy stock investment maxims"@en ;
   schema:productID "846745142" ;
   schema:workExample <> ;
   wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # Stocks
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Stocks"@en ;

<> # Investments
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Investments"@en ;

<> # Philip Shu-Ying Cheng
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Cheng" ;
   schema:givenName "Philip Shu-Ying" ;
   schema:name "Philip Shu-Ying Cheng" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1118550420" ;
   schema:isbn "9781118550427" ;

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.