Providing practical guidance to help you find your cyber–bearings, Getting Started in Online Investing walks you through the various stages of the investing process while highlighting the full range of tools for each. Covering everything from finding investment ideas to managing your portfolio to keeping up with the market, it gives you the lowdown on brokers, online trading, stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and futures, as well as the best sites for news, portfolio management, education, research, and much more.
Easing In: A Quick Tour of Yahoo! Finance.
Finding Investment Ideas: Lists and Picks and Searches and Screens.
Doing Your Homework: Checking Facts, Pondering Patterns.
The Bottom Line: Managing Your Portfolio Online.
Bulls versus Bears: Keeping Up with the Market.
The Online Brokers: Trading on the Web.
Mutual Fund Madness: Where the Funds Are.
The FYI Chapter: Bonds, Options, Futures, and the Global Market.
Nurtured by the Net: IPOs, DPOs, DRIPs, DSPs, CHATs, and Banks.
Epilogue: Continuing Education.
KASSANDRA BENTLEY is President of CyberInvest.com, an Internet company offering guidance to online investors. She is coauthor of Cyber–Investing: Cracking Wall Street with Your Personal Computer and Wall Street City: Your Guide to Investing on the Web.