The money game
Vintage Books, 1976 - 253 pages
"This is a modern classic." -Paul A. Samuelson, First American Nobel Prize Winner in Economics "The best book there is about the stock market and all that goes with it." -The New York Times Book Review "Anyone whose orientation is toward where the action is, where the happenings happen, should buy a copy ofThe Money Gameand read it with due diligence." -Book World " 'Adam Smith' is a veteran observer and commentator on the events and people of Wall Street.... His thorough knowledge of financial affairs gives his observations a great degree of authenticity. But the joy of reading this book comes from his delightful sense of humor. He is a lively and ingeniously witty writer who never stoops to acerbity. None of the solemn, sacred cows of Wall Street escapes debunking." -Library Journal
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That $240 million may be a paper value, but if you own a piece of it you can trade
the paper in for all the nice tangible things you can think of, and even after they
get thecarpeting in on your boat you will still have a lot left. Engineers know this ...
will have ten other accounts, the firm will have nice profits, and they can go public
. Their own shares in the firm— sold at twenty times earnings — are worth a
couple million apiece, and that beats $60,000 a year. (They will take that anyway,
I called a vice-president of Certain- Teed, who had made a nice large, round
earnings estimate, to ask him if he was sticking to it. Certainly, he said. In fact, I
called the Certain-Teed management so much, as the stock collapsed, that the ...
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Preface to the Vintage Edition
IDENTITY ANXIETY MONEY
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