Where are th customers" yachts?, or, A good hard look at Wall Street
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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Investments,
  • Speculation,
  • Wall Street

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesA good hard look at Wall Street.
Statementby Fred Schwed, Jr. ; illustrated by Peter Arno.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG 4910 S42 1960
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 215 p. :
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18779150M

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This funny book is a mild rebuke of Wall Street operators and Wall Street customers alike. In fact, there are many more outright crooks on the street than Schwed lets on, specially if they perceive you as an easy mark, an orphan or a widow. I speak from experience having seen them churn an account to milk it of commissions/5(). 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 reissue of. Of course, none of the customers could afford yachts, even though they dutifully followed the advice of their bankers and brokers. Full of wise contrarian advice and offering a true look at the world of investing, in which brokers get rich while their customers go broke, this book continues to open the eyes of investors to the reality of Wall. look at the world of investing, in which brokers get rich while their customers go broke, this book continues to open the eyes of investors to the reality of Wall Street. Paperback: pages Publisher: Wiley; 1 edition (Janu ) Where Are the Customers' Yachts?: or A Good Hard Look at Wall Street Bull by the Horns: Fighting.

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Or a Good Hard Look at Wall Street": Humorous and entertaining, this audiobook exposes the folly and hypocrisy of Wall Street. The title refers to a story about a visitor to New York who admired the yachts of the bankers and brokers. Naively, he asked where all the customers yachts were.   Of course, none of the customers could afford yachts, even though they dutifully followed the advice of their bankers and brokers. Full of wise contrarian advice and offering a true look at the world of investing, in which brokers get rich while their customers go broke, this book continues to open the eyes of investors to the reality of Wall /5(K).   Where Are the Customers’ Yachts?: or A Good Hard Look at Wall Street Fred Schwed Jr. was a professional trader who got out of the market after losing a. Where are the Customers’ Yachts?: Or a Good Hard Look at Wall Street (Wiley Investment Classics) 1st Edition (English, Paperback, Fred Schwed, Marketplace.   Where Are the Customers' Yachts? "'Wall Street, ' reads the sinister old gag, 'is a street with a river at one end and a graveyard at the other.' This is striking, but incomplete. It omits the kindergarten in the middle, and that's what this book is about." --Fred Schwed, Jr/5(K).