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Mastering React Native
Mastering React Native
Mastering React Native by Eric Masiello and Jacob Friedmann. Rated 3.8 out of 5 stars, with 10 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the javascript category.
The Tenth Unknown
The Tenth Unknown
The Tenth Unknown by Sampat and Jvalant Nalin. Rated 3.8 out of 5 stars, with 59 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the J. K. Rowling category.
The Comedy of Errors
The Comedy of Errors
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare, Edith Nesbit, et al.. Rated 3.6 out of 5 stars, with 44 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the J. K. Rowling category.
NICHOLAS SPARKS: SERIES READING ORDER & BOOK CHECKLIST: SERIES LIST INCLUDES: THE NOTEBOOK, THE CHOICE, THE LONGEST RIDE, TWO BY TWO & MORE. (Top Romance Authors Reading Order & Checklists Series 10)
NICHOLAS SPARKS: SERIES READING ORDER & BOOK CHECKLIST: SERIES LIST INCLUDES: THE NOTEBOOK, THE CHOICE, THE LONGEST RIDE, TWO BY TWO & MORE. (Top Romance Authors Reading Order & Checklists Series 10)
NICHOLAS SPARKS: SERIES READING ORDER & BOOK CHECKLIST: SERIES LIST INCLUDES: THE NOTEBOOK, THE CHOICE, THE LONGEST RIDE, TWO BY TWO & MORE. (Top Romance Authors Reading Order & Checklists Series 10) by R.J. Michaels. Rated 2.8 out of 5 stars, with 9 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Nicholas Sparks category.
The best of me - filmeditie (Dutch Edition)
The best of me - filmeditie (Dutch Edition)
The best of me - filmeditie (Dutch Edition) by Nicholas Sparks. Rated undefined out of 5 stars, with undefined ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Nicholas Sparks category.
John Grisham's Complete Novels 24 Book Set
John Grisham's Complete Novels 24 Book Set
John Grisham's Complete Novels 24 Book Set by John Grisham. Rated 5 out of 5 stars, with 11 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the John Grisham category.
Learning Reactive Programming with Java 8
Learning Reactive Programming with Java 8
Learning Reactive Programming with Java 8 by Nickolay Tsvetinov. Rated 3.3 out of 5 stars, with 5 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the 'Java programming' category.
PYTHON PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE FOR BEGINNERS: The First Real Guide For Beginners Towards Machine Learning And Artificial Intelligence. Learn How To ... With Django! (MACHINE LEARNING WITH PYTHON)
PYTHON PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE FOR BEGINNERS: The First Real Guide For Beginners Towards Machine Learning And Artificial Intelligence. Learn How To ... With Django! (MACHINE LEARNING WITH PYTHON)
PYTHON PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE FOR BEGINNERS: The First Real Guide For Beginners Towards Machine Learning And Artificial Intelligence. Learn How To ... With Django! (MACHINE LEARNING WITH PYTHON) by Oliver R. Simpson. Rated 5 out of 5 stars, with 8 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the 'Python programming' category.
Raspberry Pi Beginners Guide: Ultimate Guide For Rasberry Pi, User guide To Get The Most Out Of Your Investment, Hacking, Programming, Python, Best Hardware, Beginners Guide To Rasberry Pi
Raspberry Pi Beginners Guide: Ultimate Guide For Rasberry Pi, User guide To Get The Most Out Of Your Investment, Hacking, Programming, Python, Best Hardware, Beginners Guide To Rasberry Pi
Raspberry Pi Beginners Guide: Ultimate Guide For Rasberry Pi, User guide To Get The Most Out Of Your Investment, Hacking, Programming, Python, Best Hardware, Beginners Guide To Rasberry Pi by Steven Giles. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars, with 21 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the 'Python programming' category.
Problem Solving and Program Design in C
Problem Solving and Program Design in C
Problem Solving and Program Design in C by Jeri R. Hanly and Elliot B. Koffman. Rated 3.9 out of 5 stars, with 28 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the R programming category.
The Intelligent Investor Rev Ed.
The Intelligent Investor Rev Ed.
*Edition: I found commentary very useful (though often distracting). If you are not a professional - you'll appreciate the commentaries and epilogue - read it first? It's very inspiring.

*Book: "You either get the idea in the first five minutes, or you don't get it at all", said Warren Buffet in the epilogue.
- I would add - you don't necessarily need to read all 550 pages, but you must read through the idea of value investing - and it will change your way of looking at the world.
- I always felt confused and amazed by listening to all the ridiculous fuzz that comes from the Wall Street through TV and the internet. The book explains why.

🔴Several rules I noted into my keep:
፨ - Investor buys the business [based on its price/value], speculator buys the stock [based on an absurd believe that he can foresee where the stock price will go].
፨ - The best way to earn adequate return without any trouble whatsoever is to invest into cheap (low maintenance cost) indexes; use dollar averaging (buy every month instead of once at a random point of time) for smoothing the luck involved.
፨ - For enterprising investor (willing to spend much more time), look for a diversified list of bargain issues (at least 30 issues, business values (i.e. net current asset and other related metrics) is below market cap)
፨ - During the bubble, hot industries and companies are getting overpriced. That could only be financed from somewhere. Partially that money are coming from well established old economy companies that lose the appeal. Thus, invest in such old economy companies while bubble grows, as soon as the bubble burst - undervalued companies would rise back.
፨ - Don't ever buy IPOs! (See chapter for compelling arguments)
፨ - Don't consider companies that do not pay dividends. Dividends - money firm pays you for providing capital, they belong to you. They cut a piece for reinvestment - payout ratio. If firm doesn't pay dividends - invest all into growth so you could profit later - that's a speculation. Moreover stock price would be more volatile because it should now rely on future rather than current prospects.

The Intelligent Investor, by Benjamin Graham, is probably the most important and influential value investing book ever written even Warren Buffet described it as “by far the best book ever written on investing”.

፨ If you could only buy one investment book in your lifetime, this would probably be the one.
፨ It had been 6 months since I last read The Intelligent Investor. I have enjoyed my personal “refresher course” in value investing.

🔴Objective of The Intelligent Investor Book
፨ Benjamin Graham’s objective was to provide an investment policy book for the ordinary investor.
፨ He succeeded in putting seemingly hard concepts into terms that could be understood and, more importantly, implemented by the average investor.
፨ The typical investor has a tendency to “follow the market” when they should be employing portfolio risk management strategies. Instead, Graham gives us an alternative based on fundamental stock analysis.

፨ The goal is to learn how to avoid the pitfalls of allowing our emotions to control our investment decisions. Rather, Graham provides the foundation for making businesslike decisions.

🔴The Intelligent Investor puts special emphasis on teaching:
1. Risk management through asset allocation and diversification.
2. Maximizing probabilities through valuations analysis and margin of safety.
3. A disciplined approach that will prevent consequential errors to a portfolio.

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The Winning Investment Habits of Warren Buffett & George Soros: Harness the Investment Genius of the World's Richest Investors
The Winning Investment Habits of Warren Buffett & George Soros: Harness the Investment Genius of the World's Richest Investors
Unlike other books that try to sell you a method, or explain to you their method, this book here explains habits that two of the biggest investors/(Sorros is probably more a trader) use to amass their fortunes and constantly win in the markets. Then, it does something that so few books encourage it's readers to do (Van Tharp Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom being a clear and reccomended exception), it tells you that you are to look into yourself, and figure out a system that works for you. These are just habits, things that two great investors do in their trading that has made them successful.

The stock market is something that many people go into with vague hopes, with pension plans, or mutual funds for some interest, hoping that they'll pay off. Other people try to invest in a company they like--Peter Lynch's books can teach you brilliantly how he turned a mutual fund into something huge using that method--but a lot of people lack the will or the focus to do the research, the studying, and the ability to execute those buy and sell orders (emotionally) that the stock market will for most people remain a suckers bet.

With a book like this out there however, with its common and approachable language, it's to the point explainations, and it's brilliant juxtapositioning, you have a book that investors and traders alike should read long before ever buying their first stock.

To help design your own system, a few books that have helped my parents (investors) and me (trader).

Investing:
Benjamin Graham: The Intelligent Investor and Security Analysis (though some things have changed in the market, much of what's written in those books are pretty much biblical in their importance for intelligent investing and well worth the money).
Philip Fisher: Common Stocks And Uncommon Profits (The Intelligent Investor and the book Security Analysis can be considered the most important books for Value investing, then Fisher's must be considered the most important book for growth stock investing. It is one of the best books on finding stocks that will grow and grow).
Peter Lynch: Beating the Street and One Upon Wall Street (he was a massive diversifier, but learning how different people did it is always important.
Dorsey: The Five Rules For Successful Stock Investing (coupled with Keys to Reading an Annual Report) (These two books are astonishing in their key to investment wisdom. Coupled with the other books, you can be finding undervalued companies with growth potential in a matter of a few months, that in a few years will be worth dozens of dollars more than you bought them for).
Jim Cramer: Real Money (I am not a huge fan of his book, but the one thing he does promote is selling the stock. Buy and Hold in the stock market needs to become a dead aphorism, and his selling rules, and emphasis on Buy and Homework, is well worth the small price of the book).

Trading
Van Tharp: Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom (A brilliant book that lays bare the mental needs one must have for a trader and how to get yourself there).
Stan Weinstien: Secrets for Profiting in Bull and Beark Markets (though completely technical analysis, in trading, if you don't couple the fundementals with technicals, you can't expect big gains.
Martin Zweig's: Winning on Wall Street (This book focuses on a style of macro-analysis, taking the big picture, and then finding stocks that fit in the big picture, with government reports, global market, and the such.
William O' Neil: The Succesful Investor, 24 Essential Lessons for Investment Success, and How to Make Money In Stocks (okay, cheesy title I will admit, and it sounds like one of those books you get at your own peril. It's also a massive add for his newspaper Investor's Business Daily--though with the information I've gotten from the book it's my experience that if you have the time you can do the same thing with Barron's magazine. William O'Neil made himself millions by analyzing the market and shorting stocks and buying stocks before they broke in either direction. He supported his fledgling paper with his trades alone. His three books come to a little more than 30 dollars which you'll make back in weeks if you follow his rules).
Nicolas Darvas: How I Made Two Million Dollars in the Stock Market, Wall Street: The other Las Vegas (Another bad title, but a brilliant system called Box System, a system that has inspired William O'Neil and countless others).
Gearld Loeb: The Battle For Investment Survival (An old timers book that aged well and is still relevant).
Michael Covel: Trend Following (a brilliant book that gives a strategy called Trend Following that many successful funds have used).
Jesse Livermore: How To Trade Stocks (This poor Massachusetts boy, went from a small job at 14 or 15, at a stock brokerage, to making a hundred million dollars in the 1920's, his insight into the psychology of the market has saved me money and made me money).

I've read all these books and I think diversifying your knowledge instead of your portfolio and focusing key things that you think are important, and not being afraid to fail, which is a hurdle every trader has to overcome (one time missed out on a 20 point jump in less than two months, because the stock dropped slightly--not even below buying point--and I got scared). Live and learn, that's the major lesson. Start with this book, it's the perfect beginners guide in my opinion.
The Last Billionaire Henry Ford
The Last Billionaire Henry Ford
I read the original edition years ago, and it gave me a new insight and respect for Henry Ford as a tremendously interesting, even if controversial, American personality. In his own way he was a genius; and as such, had some of the hang ups such people sometimes have. I think you would greatly enjoy and profit from reading this particular book. Some parts are surprising, if not shocking, by today's standards; and many parts will give you a chuckle as you see how he managed to make people love, respect, and work hard for him. And, yes, he did put the world on wheels, and that was a notable feat in itself. I more than a little doubt that any other automobile has ever had such an impact on the entire world as Mr. Ford's little tin "Lizzy" did! The book is a keeper; and I hope you enjoy it. I sure did!
What A Wonderful World (Single Version)
What A Wonderful World (Single Version)
This was one of the songs that my son chose before his death to be played at his memorial. It is such a great classic. I couldn't find the thumb drive that had the five songs on it so had to purchase them for this year's memorial. I find $1.29 or less a good price for each song. It was easy to purchase and easy to download. p.s. I have copied the songs to several locations so I don't have to purchase them again :) .
Louis Armstrong: Young Music Maker (Childhood of Famous Americans)
Louis Armstrong: Young Music Maker (Childhood of Famous Americans)
This book has a five star rating because it gives great detail into the life of Louis Armstrong. It tells of all the struggles he encounter as a child, as a teen, and the challenges he met as an adult as well. This book would be a great book for any your person who was interested in the live of Louis Armstrong and the struggles he encountered throught his life. This book gives insight into his life as a person and as a musician.
Louis Armstrong: 16 Most Requested Songs
Louis Armstrong: 16 Most Requested Songs
This CD entitled 16 Most Requested Songs tries to give the very best of Louis Armstrong in just sixteen numbers. I don't think that's possible; but at least they gave it a whirl.

"Mack The Knife" features Louis singing this number perfectly with a strong jazz arrangement in the background. Louis never misses a note, either! "Ain't Misbehavin'" is one of my very favorite Louis Armstrong numbers; and he performs this W.C. Handy tune better than anyone ever could! The horn leads the musical arrangement and Louis performs "Ain't Misbehavin'" with an awful lot of style and grace. Moreover, listen for a live track of "On The Sunny Side Of The Street;" Louis enjoys an excellent rapport with the crowd and. "On The Sunny Side Of The Street" has a beautiful jazzy arrangement, too.

"Black And Blue" is another masterpiece by Louis Armstrong; the arrangement is brilliant. Louis conveys all the right emotions at just the right times, too. I really like "Black And Blue."

"Blueberry Hill" has a fantastic treatment from Louis Armstrong; and I like the arrangement for the piano, too. "Keeping Out Of Mischief Now" is a joyful, playful and upbeat ballad that is sure to please you. The musical arrangement is excellent and Louis performs "Keeping Out Of Mischief Now" flawlessly.

The album ends beautifully with Louis Armstrong performing "Cabaret." I think the tempo is a little too slow for my taste but it works well anyhow.

The liner notes aren't the greatest but I do like the artwork.

I think, after all is said and done, that this is an album best suited for people who are new to Louis Armstrong. They can listen to it and get a great introduction to his work. Diehard fans will already have all of these numbers in their collections. Nevertheless, it's a fairly good CD--but it's not a complete retrospective because a mere sixteen tracks could never truly be the limit of Louis Armstrong's most requested songs.

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