Who would have guessed that studying about adult human behavior would lead to a successful and stressfree investment strategy?!Jason Starzec, owner of the investment strategies company YIC Incorporated, and seasoned Wall Street trader Mark Crisp team up to reveal just how important and delightfully simple it is to become a stressfree trader.What is a stressfree trader and how do you become one? Surprisingly, those questions are not as difficult to answer as you may think. Learn the patterns, mindsets, tactics, and ideals of the most successful traders.
How can we evaluate the performance of a portfolio manager? It turns out that even average portfolio return is not as straightforward to measure as it might seem. In addition, adjusting average returns for risk presents a host of other problems. In this chapter, we begin with the measurement of portfolio returns. From there we move on to conventional approaches to risk adjustment. We identify the problems with these approaches when applied in various situations.
In this chapter, we look beyond domestic markets to survey issues of international and extended diversification. In one sense, international investing may be viewed as no more than a straightforward generalization of our earlier treatment of portfolio selection with a larger menu of assets from which to construct a portfolio.
The Social Media Marketing Book guides you through the maze of communities, platforms, and social media tools so you can decide which ones to use, and how to use them most effectively. With an objective approach and clear, straightforward language, Dan Zarrella, aka "The Social Media & Marketing Scientist," shows you how to plan and implement campaigns intelligently, and then measure results and track return on investment. Whether you're a seasoned pro or new to the social web, this book will take you beyond the jargon to social media marketing mastery....
Cash flow statement may provide considerable information about what is really happening in a business beyond that contained in either the income statement or the balance sheet. Analyzing this statement should not present an intimidating task, instead it will quickly become obvious that the benefits of understanding the sources and uses of a company’s cash far outweigh the costs of undertaking some very straightforward analyses.
Of the total milk sold by the farmers, 15 - 19% is thought to be wasted en route-to-market due to
spoilage from a lack of proper cooling, storage, and transport systems. There is an imperative need to
prevent the wastage of milk, which is the result of a poor cold chain. Milk being a highly perishable
commodity does not give many choices for storage or channels; consequently, the unorganized
middlemen as a speedy substitute to a cold chain dominate the supply chain. Both investment and
regulation are required to develop the cold chain, which will help consolidate the milk...
A foreign company can commence operations in India by incorporating a company under the
Companies Act as a subsidiary (including a wholly owned subsidiary) or as a joint venture
Private or public companies are formed by first obtaining name availability approval, followed by
registering the memorandum and articles of association and prescribed forms with the Registrar
of Companies (ROC) in the state in which the registered office is to be located. If the documents
are in order, the ROC will issue a certificate of incorporation.
Most of the information that we include for each node and edge is
straightforward to obtain from the Twitter stream. However, there
are some data processing aspects that require special handling:
Mapping user names to IDs: The Twitter stream relates the tweets
with internal user identiﬁers, while user mentions are expressed as
user names. To match them, we use the Twitter API to resolve the
user-id and user-name reference.
URL shortening: A tweet is constrained to 140 characters, so most
URLs are shortened using a URL shortening service such as http:
Risk and return measures for models of funds are typically statistics such as mean and standard
deviation. A straightforward way to get a commensurable set of measures is to choose only
statistics measured in the same units as the data. Often the literature uses statistics such as
variance, semivariance, skewness and kurtosis not in the same units (Wilkens and Zhu, 2001;
Gregoriou et al., 2005b; Nguyen-Thi-Thanh, 2006). There are several plausible explanations.
I wish to thank the following individuals and organizations
whose assistance was instrumental in the preparation of this book:
• Don Hull, former editorial director at Dearborn Trade Publishing,
who had the faith and foresight to take me on as
an author and who displayed remarkable restraint in spite
of my tardiness.
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