Debunkery has ratings and 18 reviews. Carl said: I was sent a free copy of Mr Fisher’s book by his eponymous investment firm seeking my business. It. Want to become a better investor? Send your spouse on a shopping spree! It’s no joke—this book shows you too many investors fail to get the results. Definition of debunkery -.

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Ken Fisher’s ‘Debunkery’ Should Gear Investors Towards Independent Thinking

Many investors think they are safest following widely accepted Wall Street wisdom—but much of Wall Street wisdom isn’t so wise. Investing by Knowing What Others Don’t” would realize that he is critical of any one factor or trend having predictive value in terms of stock market direction.

He adores capitalism and, maybe therefore, abhors regulation pronouncing all politicians to be no better than blood-sucking ticks. Permissions Request permission to reuse content from this site. Added to Your Shopping Cart. I wished they knew what they were talking. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Nice little advanced-beginner material on investing and the markets. Debunkery shows you why many Wall Street “truths” are, in reality, money-killing myths and walks you through ways you can begin improving your error rate right away.

Debunkery: Learn It, Do It, and Profit from It — Seeing Through Wall Street’s Money-Killing Myths

Most of these are disproved by looking at historic data, at least disproving that the rul The book can be summarized, and in fact is summarized by the author midway through, with the thought that there is no one perfect measure or indicator — if there was then everyone would use it to invest.


The broadest selection of online bookstores. Return to Book Page. John Etzil rated it liked it Jul 09, Feb 07, Alexander Rolfe rated it really liked it. Fisher easily dismisses these beliefs with statistics not that it takes much to overturn them. Most of these are disproved by looking at historic data, at least disproving that the rules “always” work. Visit the official Harlequin book site.

Stocks can’t rise on high unemployment. Debunnkery fact, it can b Legendary money manager Ken Fisher outlines the most common—and costly—mistakes investors make.

Debunkery – Ken Fisher – Digital Audiobook

The title seems off, as I didn’t catch any way to profit from going against these old saws of investment, as in many cases they had expected results at least some of the time.

Perhaps the oth I’m rather surprised by the low rating on this book by the other reviewer. If only investing were that easy! I read it in its entirety and in order, but it certainly does not need to be done that way.

Feb 28, Karel Baloun rated it really liked it. The short answer is many investors fail to question if what they believe is true—and are therefore blinded by tradition, biases, ideology, or any number of cognitive errors.

Your goal as an investor shouldn’t be to be error-free—that’s impossible. I highly recommend this book. But, here I am, a free book in my hands, but still not all that excited about it.

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Published October 5th by Wiley first published September 9th Ken Fisher is one debunkkery the most successful and well regarded investment managers in the world.


The everything-you-know-is-wrong book of investing.

Debbunkery Fisher takes 50 “money killing myths” of investing and debunks them. May 06, Christopher Obert rated it really liked it Shelves: Request permission to reuse content from this site.

He also present research examining more substantial beliefs such as the negative effects of public debt, trade deficits, inflation and debinkery commonly held enemies of stock growth. It’s no joke—this book shows you why.

I really liked the idea of this book, and feel the author did a great job with presenting information.

Rather, to be more successful, you should aim to lower your error rate. But what is the origin of the word bunk, denoting the nonsense that is to be removed? Couldn’t find anything to dislike.

He makes you look at the stock market with new eyes not clouded by public opinion. A book about myths in investing and how to spot them so that you do not fall into Bunk thinking. Oct 18, Brad Garton rated it it was amazing Shelves: Once readers learn to do that, they can begin seeing the investing world more clearly and stop falling prey to costly bunk. What kind of books do you like to read?

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