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Author O'Shaughnessy, James P.

Title What works on Wall Street : a guide to the best-performing investment strategies of all time / James P. O'Shaughnessy.

Imprint New York : McGraw-Hill, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  332.6 O82    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xx, 412 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 393-402) and index.
Contents Stock investment strategies: different methods, similar goals -- The unreliable experts: getting in the way of outstanding performance -- Rules of the game -- Ranking stocks by market capitalization: size matters -- Price-to-earning ratios: separating the winners and losers -- Price-to-book ratios: a better gauge of value -- Price-to-cashflow ratios: using cash to determine value -- Price-to-sales ratios: the king of the value factors -- Dividend yields: buying an income -- The value of value factors -- Do high earnings gains mean high performance? -- Five-year earnings per share percentage changes -- Profit margins: do investors profit from corporate profits? -- Return on equity -- Relative price strength: winners continue to win -- Using multifactor models to improve performance -- Dissecting the market leaders universe: ratios that add the most value -- Dissecting the small stocks universe: ratios that add the most value -- Searching for the ideal value stock investment strategy -- Searching for the ideal growth strategy -- Uniting strategies for the best risk-adjusted performance -- New research initiatives -- Ranking the strategies -- Getting the most out of your equity investments.
Subject Investments -- United States.
Investment analysis -- United States.
ISBN 0071452257 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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