Synopses & Reviews
In today's crowded field of investment Web sites, Wall Street City stands out as a treasure trove of resources. In addition to providing its own extensive list of services, Wall Street City is hot-linked to hundreds of other cyberlocales offering vital information on virtually every investment topic. This unique and user-friendly book/CD set pulls together the best features from a variety of these online investing hot spots. It gives you the necessary guidance to access the top resources and the best information on the Web to effectively create a winning investment strategy.
Packed with screen captures from actual sites, plus a CD that provides free limited-time Internet access to get you started, this one-of-a-kind guide provides complete details on:
* How to choose stocks that are right for you
* Managing your portfolio -allocating assets, monitoring earnings and dividends, using trackers and alerts
* Timely investments -mutual funds, bonds, CDs, global investing
* How to use online brokers and full-service cyberbrokers.
Get the most out of the vast resources available on the Web with Wall Street City.
Guide on how to access a wealth of investment information on the internet through the author's website.
System requirements for accompanying computer disc: Windows 3.1 or Windows 95: IBM-compatible computer with 389sx or higher processor (486 or higher recommended), 8MB RAM and 11MB free hard disk space, 14.4 Kbps or faster modem (28.8 Kbps recommended); Macintosh: operating system 7.1 up to 7.5.5, 16MB RAM and 12MB free hard disk space, Macintosh TCP 2.0.6 (or higher) or Open Transport 1.1 (or higher), FreePPP 2.5 (or higher)--included on the Sprint CD, 14.4 Kbps or faster modem (28.8 Kbps recommended).
About the Author
DAVID L. BROWN is Chairman and CEO of Telescan, Inc., a leading information and technology provider, and editor of the Cyber-Investing newsletter. He is the coauthor with Kassandra Bentley of Cyber-Investing: Cracking Wall Street with Your Personal Computer (Wiley).
KASSANDRA BENTLEY is a writer who specializes in financial and computer topics.
Table of Contents
Investing on the Internet.
The Nuts and Bolts of the Internet.
The A Lists.
The Little Search Engines That Could.
From the Guru's Mouth to Your Ear.
Only on the Internet.
THE RESEARCH DISTRICT.
A Fact-Finding Mission.
The News Room.
PURCHASING A STOCK.
Technical Timing Tools on the Net.
Tricks of the Trade.
Monitoring Your Portfolio.
Windows on the Market.
The Rise and Fall of Industry Groups.
Planning the Sell.
The Ideal Portfolio.
Mutual Fund Mania.
The Game Is Bonds.
Take It to the Bank.
WALL STREET U. Continuing Education.
Epilogue: Where Do We Go from Here?
About the CD-ROM.