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How to Pick a Stock

Stock selection should be given careful consideration when purchasing securities for the equity portion of your portfolio. Prior to purchasing a security, you should practice due diligence and either analyze the stock yourself, or rely on a professional to do so, for you. The following are some resources to help you with your stock selection.

References:

How to Invest in Canadian Securities.

Author:Canadian Securities Institute
Published information:Toronto, Ontario: Canadian Securities Institute, 2000
Resource Centre call number:332.60971 C16

Getting Started in Stocks.

Author:Alvin D, Hall
Published information:New York, New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1992
Resource Centre call number:332.6322 H14

How to be a Sector Investor.

Author:Hungerford, Dr Larry, and Hungerford, Steve
Published information:New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Inc, 2000
Resource Centre call number:332.6 H89

Value Investing Made Easy.

Author:Janet, Lowe
Published information:New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Inc., 1996
Resource Centre call number:332.6 L95

How to be a Growth Investor.

Author:Valerie F, Malter and Stuart P, Kaye
Published information:New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Inc., 1999
Resource Centre call number:332.6 M29

Stock Picking -The 11 Best Tactics for Beating the Market.

Author:Richard J., Maturi
Published information:New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Inc., 1993
Resource Centre call number:332.6322 M41

How to Be a Small-Cap Investor.

Author:David, Newton
Published information:New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Inc., 1999
Resource Centre call number:332.6 N48