Psychology of Investing
Psychology of Investing (4th Edition) (The Prentice Hall Series in Finance)
Authors:John R Nofsinger
Synopsis:The Psychology of Investing is the first text of its kind to delve into the fascinating subject of how psychology affects investing. Psychology and Finance; Overconfidence; Pride and Regret; Risk Perceptions; Decision Frames; Accounting; Forming Portfolios; Representativeness and Familiarity; Social Interaction and Investing; Emotion and Investment Decisions; Self-Control and Decision Making For anyone interested in investing (either professionally or personally), as well as portfolio managers, fund managers, pension managers, financial advisers, brokers, financial planners, traders, financial analysts, and CPAs.
Why Smart People Make Big Money Mistakes And How To Correct Them
Why Smart People Make Big Money Mistakes And How To Correct Them: Lessons From The New Science Of Behavioral Economics
Gary Belsky,Thomas Gilovich
Synopsis:Why do so many otherwise smart people make foolish financial choices? Why do investors sell stocks just before they skyrocket -- and cling to others as they plummer? Why do shoppers overspend when using credit cards rather than cash? What do our habits of tipping or buying lottery tickets indicate about our relationship with money?
In this fascinating investigation of the ways we spend, invest, save, borrow, and waste money, Gary Belsky and Thomas Gilovich reveal the psychological causes -- the patterns of thinking and decision making -- of irrational behavior. Most important, they focus on the decisions we make every day and, using entertaining examples, provide invaluable tips on avoiding the financial faux pas that can cost thousands of dollars each year.
How to Make a Living Trading Foreign Exchange
How to Make a Living Trading Foreign Exchange: A Guaranteed Income for Life (Wiley Trading)
Synopsis:Solid Forex strategies for capturing profits in today's volatile markets
How to Make a Living Trading Foreign Exchange puts the world of Forex at your fingertips. Author Courtney Smith begins with an introduction to the Forex market-what it is and how it works. He then delves into six moneymaking techniques for trading Forex, including his unique Rejection Rule that doubles the profit of basic channel breakout systems. In addition to two specific methods for exiting positions at critical levels, Smith also discusses powerful risk management techniques and successful trading psychology strategies that will keep you one step ahead of the game.
Reveals the secrets of the Forex market and how to create a lifetime of income trading it
Offers advice on maximizing profits during the volatile swings that have increasingly become the norm
Other titles by Smith: Option Strategies, Third Edition, Seasonal Charts For Futures Traders, Commodity Spreads, and Profits Through Seasonal Trading
Make more from today's Forex market with How to Make a Living Trading Foreign Exchange.