Motley Fool's Book: Warren Buffett Invests Like a Girl. And Why You Should, Too.. - Publisher: HarperCollins

Motley Fool's Book - Warren Buffett Invests Like a Girl. And Why You Should, Too.. - Publisher - HarperCollins

Book Title: Warren Buffett Invests Like a Girl: And Why You Should, Too.. ⦾ Author: The Motley Fool (LouAnn Lofton, Tom Gardner..)

  • Publisher: HarperCollins
  • Format: eBook Edition
  • Type: Business / Investment / Stocks..
  • Publishing Year: 2011
  • Print length: 277 Pages..
      Essential principles for investors to create profitable portfolios..

      According to research, psychologists and scientists have shown that women have the kind of temperaments that help them achieve long-term success in the market..

      Few characteristics of female investors that distinguish them from their male counterparts:
      • Women spend more time researching their investment choices and tend to take less risk than men do..
      • Women are also more likely to seek out information that challenges their assumptions..
      • One study found that men trade 45 percent more often than women do, and although men are more confident investors, they are also more susceptible to becoming overconfident.
        By trading more often—and without enough research, men reduce their net returns and increase transaction costs and capital gains taxes.
      • Women are not as susceptible to peer pressure as men are, which results in a more levelheaded, patient approach to investing...

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