What Works on Wall Street: A Guide to the Best-Performing Investment Strategies of All Time

3.9 avg rating
( 337 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780070482463: What Works on Wall Street: A Guide to the Best-Performing Investment Strategies of All Time

"The best investment book of 1996. Very likely, it will be the most influential book on investing in this decade." - "Stock Traders Almanac". "...O'Shaughnessy's conclusion that some strategies do produce consistently strong results, while others underperform could shake up the investment business." Barron's "The New York Times" and "Business Week" bestseller, "What Works on Wall Street" is now updated throughout to include the new data and 50 new sample portfolios. Hailed as "a great book" by Forbes, "What Works on Wall Street" is a must read for any investor looking to make savvy, historically informed decisions.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

"...analysts praised his stock-picking strategy, explained in his well-received book. In it, he digs into more than 40 years of data to find out what strategies would have picked the winning stocks." The Wall Street Journal 19970915

From the Back Cover:

Critical praise for the First Edition of What Works on Wall Street:

"Five $$$$$ rating. An indispensable classic...Downright momentous...should be required reading for everyone in the investment world, especially investment advisors and money managers. O'Shaughnessy's conclusions are, to me, nothing short of astonishing.''­­Roger Segal, The Street.Com

"O'Shaughnessy's study is already making waves in the investment community...could well become a classic.''­­Paul Sturm, SmartMoney

"What investment strategies have worked best over the past 40 years? Ask this man."­­Barron's

"O'Shaughnessy's conclusion that some strategies do product consistently strong results while others underperform could shake up the investment business."­­Barron's

"O'Shaughnessy's latest, What Works on Wall Street, is a serious inquiry into the investment strategies that stand up under long-term scrutiny and is refreshing research for every investor."­­Stocks and Commodities

"James O'Shaughnessy...has enshrined P/S in the investing hall of fame in his superb new book, What Works on Wall Street."­­James K. Glassman, Washington Post

"I wish that back when I first wrote about Price Sales Ratios, I'd had the computer power O'Shaughnessy now brings to bear. I'd be much richer today. Great book. Almost any investor will benefit from it."­­Ken Fisher, columnist, Forbes

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

O'Shaughnessy, James P.
Published by McGraw-Hill (1998)
ISBN 10: 0070482462 ISBN 13: 9780070482463
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Frank Sincavage
(PHILA, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition; First Printing. Mylar covered; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 41242

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
12.39
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.20
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

O'Shaughnessy, James P.
Published by McGraw-Hill (1998)
ISBN 10: 0070482462 ISBN 13: 9780070482463
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070482462

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
30.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

O'Shaughnessy, James P.
Published by McGraw-Hill (1998)
ISBN 10: 0070482462 ISBN 13: 9780070482463
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110070482462

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
28.60
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.40
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

James P. OShaughnessy
ISBN 10: 0070482462 ISBN 13: 9780070482463
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800704824631.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
99.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.20
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds