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The Resource Getting started in mutual funds, Alvin D. Hall

Getting started in mutual funds, Alvin D. Hall

Label
Getting started in mutual funds
Title
Getting started in mutual funds
Statement of responsibility
Alvin D. Hall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A fresh look at the ever-changing world of mutual funds Like all investment instruments, mutual funds continue to evolve. In the last decade however, there has been plenty of change, including market capitalization, the introduction of new types of funds, and the expansion of the mutual fund model to include investments in commodities. Getting Started in Mutual Funds, Second Edition offers a completely updated look at this popular investment vehicle, including everything from Morningstar's new matrix of evaluating a fund's investment style to implementing mutual funds into long-term investment strategies in retirement plans. Throughout the book, author Alvin Hall also focuses on the basics, like how to read a prospectus, how to evaluate ongoing fees and expenses, and how to gauge a fund's performance. Acquaints you with the various types of mutual funds and how they are structured Explains important mutual fund terms and concepts New chapters include information on exchange-traded funds and how they compare to mutual funds in terms of performance, risk and fees Reveals how to assess a fund manager's investment style and its impact on your returns Gain a better understanding of mutual funds and maximize your investment returns with Getting Started in Mutual Funds, Second Edition."--Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Hall, Alvin D
Dewey number
332.63/27
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG4530
LC item number
.H335 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Getting started in series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mutual funds
  • Investments
  • Mutual funds
  • Investments
Label
Getting started in mutual funds, Alvin D. Hall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1: Definition and structure of a mutual fund -- 2: Investment objectives and risks of stock and bond funds -- 3: Fees and expenses: load, no-load, and pure no-load funds -- 4: Buying, redeeming, and exchanging mutual fund shares -- 5: Analyzing mutual fund performance -- 6: Shareholder services -- 7: Seven wisdoms of mutual fund investing -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 224 p.
Isbn
9780470521144
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010023266
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn639521195
  • (OCoLC)639521195
  • 1558563
Label
Getting started in mutual funds, Alvin D. Hall
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1: Definition and structure of a mutual fund -- 2: Investment objectives and risks of stock and bond funds -- 3: Fees and expenses: load, no-load, and pure no-load funds -- 4: Buying, redeeming, and exchanging mutual fund shares -- 5: Analyzing mutual fund performance -- 6: Shareholder services -- 7: Seven wisdoms of mutual fund investing -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 224 p.
Isbn
9780470521144
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010023266
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn639521195
  • (OCoLC)639521195
  • 1558563

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