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Where are the customers" yachts?, or, A good hard look at Wall Street

by Fred Schwed

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Published by John Wiley in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Stocks.,
    • Investments.,
    • Stocks -- Humor.,
    • Investments -- Humor.,
    • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.),
    • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.) -- Humor.,
    • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.) -- Caricatures and cartoons.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGood hard look at Wall Street
      StatementFred Schwed, Jr. ; illustrated by Peter Arno.
      GenreHumor., Caricatures and cartoons.
      SeriesWiley investment classics
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG4572 .S35 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3422239M
      ISBN 100471770892
      ISBN 109780471770893
      LC Control Number2005043670

        Naively, he then asked where the customers' yachts were. Naturally, there were no customers' yachts. Let me set the stage. The author spent two years on Wall Street in the 20s, but knew it better than that and continued to invest in stocks. He wrote the book in after the horrible bear years of The memories of the s were Cited by: Fred Schwed, Jr. was an American stock broker turned author, known for his book on Wall Street, Where Are the Customers' Yachts? Background. Schwed was born in New York. Schwed's father, Frederick Schwed, was a member of the New York Curb Exchange (renamed in to NYSE).. He was a professional trader on Wall Street, but lost much of his wealth in .

        50+ videos Play all Mix - Where Are the Customers' Yachts or A Good Hard Look at Wall Street - Part 02 of 04 YouTube where are the customers yachts Fred - Duration: anh tran 2, views. Where Are the Customers' Yachts?: Or a Good Hard Look at Wall Street by Fred Schwed Jr. Use the link below to share a full-text version of this article with your friends and colleagues. Learn more. The whole investment management business together gives no value added to all buyers combined. Fred Schwed Jr/

      Once I picked it up I did not put it down until I finished What Schwed has done is capture fully-in deceptively clean language-the lunacy at the heart of the investment business. -- From the Foreword by Michael Lewis, Bestselling author of Liars Poker one of the funniest books ever written about Wall Street. -- Jane Bryant Quinn, The Washington Post How great to have a . Fred Schwed, Jr., was a professional trader who had the good sense to get out after losing a bundle (of mostly his own money) in the crash. Some years later, Schwed published a children's book titled Wacky, the Small Boy. Wacky became a bestseller, and Schwed went on to draw further on his experience in writing Where Are the Customers' Yachts?


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