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Author Houtkin, Harvey I
Title Wall Street's Buried Treasure : The Low-Priced Value Investing Approach to Finding Great Stocks
Imprint Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2008
©2008
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (190 pages)
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Note Intro -- Wall Street's Buried Treasure: The Low-Priced Value Investing Approach to Finding Great Stocks -- Contents -- Preface -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Overcoming the Conventional Wisdom -- Why Is It So Hard to Get Good Advice on Wall Street? -- A World of Neutral Stocks -- Concluding Thoughts -- Chapter 2: Wall Street's Buried Treasures -- Low-Priced Value Investing -- Criteria for a Good Low-Priced Value Stock -- Why Good Companies Become LPVSs -- True Penny Stocks -- Understanding LPVSs -- LPVSs versus Conventional Investing: Why Is Everyone Invested in Wal-Mart at 52 and not Lucent at 0.60? -- LPVSs and the Institutional Investor -- Their Overreaction Can Spell Your Opportunity -- Chapter 3: Doing Your Homework -- Staying Away from Bull -- Discovering the Undiscovered -- Concluding Thoughts -- Chapter 4: Public Shells and Reverse Splits, Options, and Warrants -- Public Shells -- Reverse Splits -- Options -- Warrants -- Chapter 5: Overcoming the Obstacles -- Investor, Be on Your Toes -- Overcoming Obstacles -- Concluding Thoughts -- Chapter 6: Getting an Overview of the Marketplace -- A Little History -- With a Careful Eye -- Hedge Funds: Market Movers -- Chapter 7: A Classic Low-Priced Value Stock: Sportsman's Guide (SGDE) -- A New Investment Interest -- Concluding Thoughts -- Chapter 8: Come and Get It: Aptimus, Inc. (APTM) -- From the Horse's Mouth -- Aptimus Goes IPO -- Concluding Thoughts -- Chapter 9: Forgotten Stocks that Fill a Niche: Aduddell Industries (ADDL) -- Public Shells -- Acquiring Aduddell -- Concluding Thoughts -- Chapter 10: A Lesson in Management: Gencor Industries, Inc. (GENC) -- Management Maneuvering -- Concluding Thoughts -- Chapter 11: More Illuminating LPVS Situations -- A Company Regroups: Opko Health (Formerly eXegenics [EXEG]) -- What You See Isn't Always What You Get: WQN Inc. (WQNI)
Visible but Volatile: Airline Stocks -- Chapter 12: Starting Your Treasure Hunt -- Index
Praise for Wall Street's Buried Treasure "Mr. Houtkin has provided the reader with a wonderful education on a great strategy that has the potential to turn a very limited risk investment into an extraordinarily high return. He makes the critical distinction between penny stocks and serious opportunities available to the low-priced value investor using important examples of his own methodology. Along the way, Houtkin provides valuable insight into some of the inner workings of Wall Street." -BILL KRAFT, trader, speaker, trading coach, and author of Trade Your Way to Wealth "Investing without Wall Street's Buried Treasure is like trying to live without food. Mr. Houtkin provides the facts of survival one needs to make money in any market. He reports the truth that no one else wants to state. This is a playbook for success; a forty-year apprenticeship is explained right between these covers! Take advantage of it." -JAMES DEPELISI, president of the Stock and Bond Club of South Florida; founder of LDV Capital Management; finance professor at Broward Community College; and host of Investors Business Hour radio program
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Link Print version: Houtkin, Harvey I. Wall Street's Buried Treasure : The Low-Priced Value Investing Approach to Finding Great Stocks Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2008 9780470260678
Subject Stocks.;Value investing
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