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Author Morris, Gregory L., 1948- author

Title Investing with the trend : a rules-based approach to money management / Gregory L. Morris
Published Hoboken : Bloomberg Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Bloomberg financial series
Bloomberg financial series.
Contents Market fiction, flaws, and facts. Fictions told to investors -- Flaws in modern financial theory -- Misuses of statistics and other controversial practices -- The illusion of forecasting -- The enemy in the mirror -- Market facts : bull and bear markets -- Market facts : valuations, returns, and distributions -- Market research. Why technical analysis? -- Market trend analysis -- Drawdown analysis -- Rules-based money management. Popular indicators and their uses -- Measuring the market -- Security ranking, selection, rules, and guidelines -- Putting it all together : the "dancing with the trend" model -- Putting trend-following to work -- Conclusions
Summary Investing with the Trend provides an abundance of evidence for adapting a rules-based approach to investing by offering something most avoid, and that is to answer the "why" one would do it this way. It explains the need to try to participate in the good markets and avoid the bad markets, with cash being considered an asset class. The book is in three primary sections and tries to leave no stone unturned in offering almost 40 years of experience in the markets. Part I - The focus is on much of the misinformation in modern finance, the inappropriate use of Gaussian statistics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Investment analysis.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1118726693 (electronic bk.)
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