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Beyond Greed and Fear: Finance and the Psychology of Investing

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Psychology rules the stock market, according to Hersh Shefrin. In Beyond Greed and Fear, Shefrin shows how bias, perception, and other aspects of psychology often rattle investors and move stocks. From the individual who keeps losers too long to...
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Amazing book and writer
Learned more than i thought I would, very informal book , a must have for readers!

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Behaviour
This book builds on the current literature in Behavioral Finance and reviews the most relevant academic articles. It is interesting for the researcher in empirical finance and the best book to understand the behavior of individual investors.

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A good Overview of the Subject
Mr. Sherfin has written an entertaining, yet scholarly overview of the subject. It is pitched at the practitioner rather than the layman, so anyone wanting detailed financial planning advice or quick fire trading ideas is going to be disappointed. What you do get however is a fascinating insight into the reasons that long-term stock market anomalies continue to exist, and the forms that they take. This should finally bury the idea that markets are efficient.

A couple of beefs though; firstly, as Sherfin points out several times "investors learn slowly" in yet most of the time series he quotes seem to be 3 to 10 years - statistically pretty insignificant in making generalizations about market behavior. Secondly, while he is rightly cynical about he money management industry (and does a good job at exposing some of its less creditable tricks), he at once dismisses active money management - "a combination of private interests and behavioral phenomena provide the basis for the existence of this active segment" - and then goes on to document the success of Fuller & Thaler Asset Management in producing considerable excess return. So which is it Mr.Sherfin?

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The Psychology Of Investing
I Recommend this book to depth the knowlegment in the psychology in the trading.

Probably is weighted but leave important messages.

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very interesting
topics are extremely varied. Good to get a general idea of the topics but kinda wish the topics were a little more focused or there were more examples. But it was good nonetheless.

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wish it wasn't so accurate
You may read this book and find it described you and your trading style a little too closely. I know i did. Took away a lot from it.

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Try it!!
This book is intense and really describes the psychological traps than many investors including me tend to make. Very educational and practical. This has improved my trading substantially. Try it!!

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