Everybody knows that a
strong dollar equals a strong economy, bonds are safer than stocks, stocks are
more volatile now, and stop-losses are a smart, money-saving tactic … right?
These are just a few widely believed but potentially
dangerous market myths New York Times
bestselling author Ken Fisher dismantles in this wise, informative, wholly
entertaining new book.
As a long-term Forbes
columnist and CEO of a global money management firm, Ken knows a thing or two
about what works and what’s bunk when it comes to investing wisdom.
Bringing together some of Ken’s best myth debunking and
market sleuthing of the past twenty-five years, in an easy-to-digest,
bite-sized format, The Little Book of
Market Myths exposes some of the most common—and deadly—myths investors
swear by. And he demonstrates why subscribing to the rule-of-thumb approach to
investing could prevent you from reaching your long-term investing goals.
But this book is more than just a list of myths. One after
another, Ken takes each commonly held belief or “surefire” strategy and explains
why the myth persists, why it doesn’t work and just how damaging it can be to
your financial health. And each chapter is a primer on how you can apply the
same “debunking” tactics yourself, now and for the rest of your investing time
Whether you’re a novice investor or a longtime veteran, this
book arms you with priceless insights to help you identify major errors you may
be committing and help you see the world clearer—so you can improve your
Fun, insightful, at times, irreverent, The Little Book of Market Myths offers vivid proof of the old adage
“the truth shall set you free”—to increase the odds you achieve your long-term
investing goals. Download and start listening now!