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Winning the mental game on Wall Street : the psychology and philosophy of successful investing

Author: John Magee; W H C Bassetti
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : St. Lucie Press, ©2000.
Series: John Magee investment series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covers the mind set, the preconceptions, the false and misleading habits that hinder peak performance. This book provides a common sense mentality and method that assures success in the long run. It  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Magee; W H C Bassetti
ISBN: 0910944172 9780910944175
OCLC Number: 43370323
Notes: Revised edition of: General semantics of Wall Street. 1st ed. 1958.
Includes index.
Description: 424 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. The Big Game --
3. Black Magic --
4. The Villain --
5. The Blind --
6. Out of the Darkness --
7. The Camera --
8. The Primary Receptors --
9. A Starting Point --
10. One-to-One --
11. Of Maps --
12. Dating the Map --
13. Bringing Data Up-to-Date --
14. The 26 Lead Soldiers --
15. Maps of Maps --
16. The Pigeonholes --
17. The Labels --
18. Not Quite the Same --
19. Up and Down the Ladder --
20. Similarities --
and Differences --
21. Beyond the World of Things --
22. The Meanings We Attach to Maps --
23. Maps Without Territories --
24. An Exceedingly Complex Machine --
25. Layers of Awareness --
26. Time Binding --
27. Stop! Look! Listen! --
28. Contradictions --
29. Let's Not Be Too Anthropocentric --
30. Sanity Must be Achieved --
31. The Thinking Process --
32. The Vagueness of the High Abstractions --
33. "To me" --
34. Either/or --
35. The Dangerous Nature of Dichotomy --
36. Three-Valued Orientation --
37. Multi-Valued Systems --
38. Infinite-Valued Systems --
39. The Greeks Had a Phrase for It --
40. Imperfect Information --
41. Why Does It Hurt So Much? --
42. Profits Can Be Painful, Too --
43. Predicting the Future --
44. The Method of Prediction --
45. Hunting --
46. Positive Feedback --
47. What is "Value"? --
48. Asking the Right Questions --
49. Two Practical Questions for Everyday Use --
50. Balderdash, Unlimited --
51. We Can't Get it all --
52. The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing but the Truth --
53. Interlude --
54. Dated Data --
55. "Buy Good, Sound Stocks" --
56. "I am Interested Only in Income" --
57. "But Still I Insist on my Dividends" --
58. Put Them Away in the Box and Forget Them --
59. That Old Devil Margin --
60. Not Just a Market of Stocks --
61. Correlations and Causes --
62. The "Fundamentals" --
63. Accrued vs. Realized --
64. Up is Better than Down --
65. The Up-and-Down of It --
66. Politics and Economics --
67. A Variety of Devices --
68. Can Any Man Predict the Future? --
69. The Method of Evaluation --
70. Building the Method --
71. The Method is Built from the Bare Bones --
72. Putting the Method to Work --
73. Habit Can be a Pitfall --
74. Chain and Flash Reactions --
75. Numbers Can Be Pitfalls --
76. The Wonderful Curves --
77. Losses Can Be Pitfalls --
78. Profits Can Be Pitfalls --
79. Common Sense Can Be a Pitfall --
80. The Pig Watchers --
81. The Limits of Prediction --
82. Is the Market a Game? --
83. The Purely Mathematical Odds --
84. The Strategy of Your Opponent --
85. The Payoff --
86. Fractionizing vs. Maximizing --
87. Accentuate the Negative --
88. Net Long-Term Gains.
Series Title: John Magee investment series.
Responsibility: by John Magee ; edited and revised by W.H.C. Bassetti.
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"This book is a classic--the standard of excellence against which everything in technical analysis is measured." --Ralph Acampora, Prudential Securities

 
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