Michael C. Thomsett is a financial writer who has written more than sixty books on investing, real estate, business, and management topics. He is the author of several Wiley books, including Getting Started in Rental Income, J.K. Lasser's Real Estate Investing, and six editions of the bestselling Getting Started in Options. Prior to his writing career, Thomsett was a professional accountant and systems consultant.
Introduction: How Fundamental are the Fundamentals?
Chapter 1. Financial Statements and What They Reveal.
Chapter 2. Basic Stock Market Theories.
Chapter 3. The Audited Statement – Flawed but Useful.
Chapter 4. Finding Financial Information Online: Step-by-Step Explanations.
Chapter 5. How Accurate Are the Numbers?
Chapter 6. Confirmation: The Trend of the Trends.
Chapter 7. Balance Sheet Ratios: Making the Analysis.
Chapter 8. Income Statement Ratios: Tracking the Profits.
Chapter 9. The Popular P/E Ratio and How to Use It.
Chapter 10. Using Fundamental—and Technical—Analysis Together.
Chapter 11. Indicators That Go Beyond the Statements.