From the Inside Flap
If someone told you they knew a better way to make money in today's stock market, would you believe them? What if they said their approach, which only takes a few hours a week to maintain, could double your net worth every three to four years and keep your downside risk extremely low? While this may seem impossible to most investors, author Michael Turnera civil (and then software) engineer turned professional portfolio managerhas accomplished this objective, and with his new book 10: The Essential Rules for Beating the Market, he'll show you how to do the same.
After selling his successful software company in 1997, Turner entrusted his nest egg to one of the biggest investment firms on Wall Street. And over the course of two years, they proceeded to lose almost half of it! That's when Turner decided to see what he could do on his own, and that's when he discovered that the key to capturing consistent profits in the stock market is having a well-defined set of trading rules and the discipline to follow those rules. With this in mind, he developed a straightforward investment strategyone based on ten specific rulesthat allowed him to build a world-class portfolio of stocks and generate significant returns in any market.
Filled with in-depth insights and practical advice, 10 takes you step by step through the process of creating and managing a market-beating stock portfolio with this proven approach, and shows you how to select and trade stocks using a combination of both fundamental and technical analysis. Following the rules and methodologies outlined throughout these pages, you'll quickly learn how to get into a stock at the right time and, more importantly, when to exit that position. You'll also discover how to view the marketas well as the various industry sectors within itand interpret what is happening on a broader scale, so you can maximize profits on individual positions and boost the overall performance of your portfolio.
Some of the rules that will improve your stock investing prowess include:
It is possible to make a significant amount of money in today's stock market, and with the proven principles found in 10, you'll be able to achieve this objective. By following the rules found in this guide, you'll have what it takes to build a world-class portfolio of stocks that will excel in practically any market.
From the Back Cover
"Mike's 10 rules are truly a 'best practices' how-to book for every investor. You will not want to put this book down once you start reading it."
From the Foreword by Louis Navellier
The key to capturing consistent profits in today's stock market is having a well-defined set of trading rules and the discipline to follow themwhether the market is up, down, or flat. Without this type of plan in place, most investors will eventually fall victim to human emotions and begin to accumulate losses rather than gains.
You don't have to be one of those investors, and with 10, author Michael Turnerfounder of TurnerTrends (an online investor tools service) and Sabinal Capital Investments (a Registered Investment Advisory)shows you what it really takes to make consistent and significant profits in today's stock market.
Written in an engaging and accessible style, this book details the straightforward investment strategy developed by Turnerone based on ten specific rulesthat has allowed him to build a world-class portfolio of stocks and generate significant returns in any market. Page by page, you'll become familiar with the rules you must rely on to gain an edge in today's stock market, and how you can use them to select and trade stocks through a combination of both fundamental and technical analysis.
Whether you're a seasoned investor with decades of experience or just getting ready to make your first trade, 10 outlines a unique approach to investing that will help you achieve unparalleled financial success in today's stock market.