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What works on Wall Street

a guide to the best-performing investment strategies of all time
  • 366 Pages
  • 2.43 MB
  • English
McGraw-Hill , New York
Investments -- United States., Investment analysis -- United St


United St

StatementJames P. O"Shaughnessy.
LC ClassificationsHG4910 .O828 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 366 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL346734M
ISBN 100070482462
LC Control Number98005810

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The book is composed of seven chapters as follows: 1- Instruments: This chapter covers the range of instruments traded on Wall Street, such as stocks, bonds, derivatives, currencies etc/5(16). James O’Shaughnessy answers all of these questions in What Works on Wall Street, Fourth Edition: The Classic Guide to the Best-Performing Investment Strategies of All Time (McGraw-Hill Professional; November ; HC, $).

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Wall Street was first published in hardcover by Verso inand in paperback in Since Verso chose not to reprint it when it went out of stock, the rights reverted to the author in March It's now available for free download on the web, under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs may be recirculated freely for noncommercial use only.

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