The Four Pillars of Investing

The Four Pillars of Investing

Lessons for Building A Winning Portfolio

Book - 2002
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McGraw Hill

Sound, sensible advice from a hero to frustrated investors everywhere

William Bernstein's The Four Pillars of Investing gives investors the tools they need to construct top-returning portfolios­­--without the help of a financial adviser. In a relaxed, nonthreatening style, Dr. Bernstein provides a distinctive blend of market history, investing theory, and behavioral finance, one designed to help every investor become more self-sufficient and make better-informed investment decisions. The 4 Pillars of Investing explains how any investor can build a solid foundation for investing by focusing on four essential lessons, each building upon the other. Containing all of the tools needed to achieve investing success, without the help of a financial advisor, it presents:

  • Practical investing advice based on fascinating history lessons from the market
  • Exercises to determine risk tolerance as an investor
  • An easy-to-understand explanation of risk and reward in the capital markets

Sound, sensible advice from a hero to frustrated investors everywhereWilliam Bernstein's The Four Pillars of Investing gives investors the tools they need to construct top-returning portfolios­­without the help of a financial adviser. In a relaxed, nonthreatening style, Dr. Bernstein provides a distinctive blend of market history, investing theory, and behavioral finance, one designed to help every investor become more self-sufficient and make betterinformed investment decisions. The 4 Pillars of Investing explains how any investor can build a solid foundation for investing by focusing on four essential lessons, each building upon the other. Containing all of the tools needed to achieve investing success, without the help of a financial advisor, it presents:Practical investing advice based on fascinating history lessons from the marketExercises to determine risk tolerance as an investorAn easy-to-understand explanation of risk and reward in the capital markets

Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2002
Description: xiv, 316 p. : charts ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9780071385299
0071385290
Branch Call Number: 332.6 Ber

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vikramr
Mar 16, 2016

A must read for a DIY investor

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Aperella1976
Aug 08, 2015

Couldn't get past the second chapter. This book is way too dense for someone whose math skills aren't the best.

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