Active Investing: How to Manage Your Portfolio Like a Professional in Less than One Hour a Week, Revised Edition
December 2010, Wrightbooks
The first edition of Active Investing was an Australian bestseller and a must-have for all DIY share investors and traders. In this book, sharemarket expert Alan Hull provides all types of investors with simple but effective methods for keeping one step ahead of the market using low-risk, tried-and-tested techniques.
Fully revised and updated due to popular demand, this new edition will show you how to profit in all sharemarket conditions. You’ll discover:
when to buy shares, when to hold them and when to keep your money in the bank
how to survive volatility and even profit in a falling market
how to sensibly use CFDs and protect your portfolio from market risk.
Manage your portfolio like a professional -- become an active investor!
About the author.
1 The marketplace.
2 The evolution of the marketplace.
3 Trader or investor?
4 The investment business.
5 Fools, facts and factions.
6 Introducing dynamic analysis.
7 Let the hunt begin.
8 Separating the wheat from the chaff.
9 Buy, hold or sell? That is the question.
10 Managing the losses makes you profitable.
11 Factors that affect opinion.
12 How does it all work?
13 The downside -- short selling using CFDs.
14 The big picture.
Appendix A: MetaStock indicator formulas