Results 1 – 9 of 9 Discover Book Depository’s huge selection of Fred-Schwed books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 19 million titles. Writing with a rare mixture of wry cynicism and bonhomie reminiscent of Mark Twain and H. L. Mencken, Fred Schwed, Jr., skewers everyone including himself in. 4 quotes from Fred Schwed Jr.: ‘Speculation is an effort, probably unsuccessful, to turn a little money into a lot. Investment is an effort, which should be.
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Jul 21, Julian Bu rated it really liked it. Lists with This Book. Good reminder that in whatever has to do with money, the lunacy remains and history repeat itself. Please try your request again later. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.
Aug 03, Rishi Prakash rated it liked it. All the answers, comments and habits that just don’t get questioned. Feb scwhed, Ed rated it really liked it Shelves: One of the few books on subject that is actually funny and entertaining yet still conveys valuable lessons.
In the words of Peter Lynch, “if the only reason you can give when buying a stock is that the suck I heard about this little book in Alice’s Schroeder The Snowball: So you’ve got a good broker making you lots of money? Sep 21, Schwwed Koressel rated it it was ok.
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Where Are the Customers’ Yachts?: Or a Good Hard Look at Wall Street
Wacky became a bestseller, and Schwed went on to draw further on his experience in writing Where Are the Customers’ Yachts? Bonds might go down further but don’t pay attention. Regardless, the author does a great job of explaining terms and making all of the 3 page chapters pretty digestible.
Even if you don’t have a deep interest in investing or personal finance this book is a must read because all people are or ought to be investing. Wall Street has never looked so funny before! Media DC Thomson profits hit by book publisher closure The Dundee-based publisher sees underlying sales and digital revenues rise but newspaper revenues fall and profits hit by scheed one-off cost linked to closure of Parragon Books.
Business books: Where Are the Customers’ Yachts? (Fred Schwed) – Business Insider
Christmas HMV appoints KPMG as administrator as it collapses, putting 2, jobs at risk Bosses say Britain’s largest music retailer ‘cannot withstand the tsunami of challenges facing UK retailers’ as it teeters on the brink of collapse putting thousands of jobs at risk. Trivia About Where Are the Cus Puts, Calls, Straddles, and Gabble. Scchwed goes right for the soft spots of Wall St.
What Schwed has done is capture fully-in deceptively clean language-the lunacy at the heart of the investment business.
Only the names have been changed to protect the innocent. So why should you read something satirical on such a serious topic as investing?
Which should be pretty much anyone both on the inside and on the outside. Learn more at Author Central.
Looking for beautiful books? That, if anything, is a lesson one might take away from this book. Quotes from Where Are the Cus In times ofstress, when everybody needs money, he strives to avoid lending, but usually makes an exception to the United States government. Speculation is almost nothing but schhwed flipping.
Fred Schwed Jr. Quotes (Author of Where Are the Customers’ Yachts?)
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