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The art of investing : lessons from history's greatest traders / John M. Longo.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (30 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States]: The Great Courses, 2016.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by John M. Longo.
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This Lecture: Many of the most successful investors of the 20th and early 21st centuries were hugely influenced by the work of Ben Graham, the pioneer of value investing. Study the underpinnings of his proven philosophy, including the contrasting strategies of the enterprising investor and the defensive investor. The Course: Business school professor and portfolio manager John Longo conducts you through the life stories of over 30 men and women who have built spectacular fortunes through investing. Each lecture focuses on a single approach, such as value stocks, growth stocks, mutual funds, and hedge funds. You cover the careers of some of the world's most successful traders. All Lectures: 1. Investing Skill, Strategy, and Temperament 2. Benjamin Graham and Value Investing 3. Warren Buffett: Investing Forever 4. Fisher and Price: The Growth-Stock Investors 5. Harry Markowitz's Modern Portfolio Theory 6. John Bogle, Index Mutual Fund Pioneer 7. Small-Cap Stocks: More Risk, More Reward 8. John Templeton, Global Treasure Hunter 9. David Dreman, Contrarian Money Manager 10. Peter Lynch: Invest in What You Know 11. The Bond Kings: Bill Gross, Jeffrey Gundlach 12. Sovereign Wealth Funds: Singapore 13. The First Hedge Fund: A. W. Jones 14. Activist Investors: Icahn, Loeb, Ackman 15. The Big Shorts: Livermore, Chanos 16. George Soros's $10 Billion Currency Play 17. Bridgewater's Multi-Strategy Investing 18. Paul Tudor Jones, Futures Market Seer 19. James Simons: Money, Math, and Computers 20. Distressed-Asset Investors: Tepper, Klarman 21. Motorcycles, Gold, and Global Commodities 22. Private Equity Innovators: KKR, Blackstone 23. Four Women Who Moved Financial Markets 24. Becoming a Great Investor
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Investments.
Capitalists and financiers.

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