"Look to this book for guiding principles rather than specific stock tips ... Forget about getting rich quick: The new investment climate, writes "Mad Money" host Cramer, is "treacherous...bizarre stock movements have become the staple, if not the hallmark, of this era." Cramer, formerly known for his exuberant approach ... has since taken a visibly more deliberate approach to the matter. This new book reflects his caution ... Cramer's long list of dos and don'ts (Relative valuations don't justify a purchase"; "Stop falling in love with your stocks") is worth the price of the book."--"Kirkus "
"In highly accessible language, Cramer explains how the stock market is influenced by economic data, Fed policy, world events, the actions of hedge funds, and the trend toward sector funds even when the underlying fundamentals of a stock remain stable. Drawing on his long experience, both mistakes and successes, Cramer demystifies the stock market and offers sound investing advice and an insightful overview of the market for cautious investors." "-- Booklist"
"Jim is a whirlwind, a true force of nature. He embodies not only the strongest work ethic extant (something Omega Advisors' Lee Cooperman taught me is at the epicenter of investment success) but in my decades in the investment business I know of no other person that possesses the breadth of knowledge about individual stocks. He is a reservoir of information...And that is why "Jim Cramer's Get Rich Carefully .".. is a must-read...My advice? Run, don't walk, to read "Jim Cramer's Get Rich Carefully. "Booyah!"--Doug Kass, " TheStreet.com
"Who wouldn't want to "Get Rich Carefully," as the title of Jim Cramer's new book promises? The stock market may seem scary, but Cramer says you can make money with research, logic and prudence....Whether Cramer's advice will make you a boatload of money or not, his rational explanations make stock
Tired of phony promises about getting rich quickly? How about trying something different? How about going for lasting wealth—and doing it the cautious way? In Get Rich Carefully, Jim Cramer draws on his unparalleled knowledge of the stock market to help you navigate our recovering economy and make big money without taking big risks.
In plain English, Cramer lays it on the line. No-waffling, no on-the-one-hand-or-the-other hedging, just the straight stuff. He names names, highlights individual and sector plays, identifies the long-term investing themes—and explains how to develop the discipline you need to exploit them. An invaluable personal finance book, Get Rich Carefully is your guide to turning your savings into real, lasting wealth in a practical, highly readable, and entertaining way.
From the Trade Paperback edition.