Introduction. Part I: Getting Started Online:. 1. Understanding the Suitability of Online Investment Recommendations. 2. The Changing Securities Markets and Regulation. 3. Dealing with Brokers and Dealers Online. Part II: Types of Securities:. 4. Stocks. 5. Bonds.Debt Securities. 6. Investment Companies and Mutual Funds. Part III: Making Investment Decisions:. 7. Analyzing Investment Opportunities Online. 8. Interpreting Financial Data. 9. Valuation Models. 10. Portfolio Management. Directory of Websites. Index.
Benton E. Gup holds the Chair of Banking at the University of Alabama, and has held banking chairs at the University of Virginia and the University of Tulsa. He is the author of 19 books, including The Basics of Investing, now in its fifth edition, and is also widely published in top financial journals including The Journal of Finance, The Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, The Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking and The Journal of Banking and Finance.
"Given the phenomenal growth in website investment information and online trading over the last decade, Investing Online is quite timely. Benton Gupa s integrated treatment of investment concepts, and the use of website investment information, makes this book a worthwhile reading for those who want to take investment fundamentals from theory to practice. For those investment teachers looking for a book that will show their students how to practically apply investment fundamentals, Investing Online is also a perfect complement to core investment books." ---- Stafford Johnson, Xavier University