Penny Stocks For Dummies

Penny Stocks For Dummies

by Peter Leeds


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Want to make a big bet for an even bigger return? Start thinking small!

While the majority of penny stocks are very risky, choosing the right ones can be extremely lucrative. Written by penny stock expert Peter Leeds—also known as The Penny Stock Professional—this hands-on, friendly guide takes the guesswork out of investing in penny stocks and gives you the knowledge to make smart investment choices that can yield big returns. In no time, you'll have the confidence and know-how to properly identify and purchase winning penny stocks—and get in on the ground floor of small cap stocks that can bring you high rewards.

Updated and expanded since its previous publication, this new edition of Penny Stocks For Dummies provides the latest information, advice, and tools you need before considering investing in penny stocks. Once you determine investing in penny stocks is for right you, you'll find expert guidance on identifying growth trends and market sectors positioned for rapid growth, finding undiscovered penny stocks, and understanding the fundamentals of a potential investment in penny stocks.
  • Get the knowledge to better identify and purchase lucrative penny stocks
  • Identify growth trends and market sectors positioned for growth
  • Grasp the basics of penny stocks and make sound investments
  • Find undiscovered penny stocks

If you don't have a lot to invest right now but want to multiply what you do have, penny stocks are for you!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781119191827
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 04/25/2016
Series: For Dummies Books
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 56,417
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Peter Leeds is a highly respected authority on penny stocks who has been quoted in major media outlets and published in Forbes and Business Excellence Magazine. His popular Peter Leeds Stock Picks newsletter, available at, has sold more than 42,000 subscriptions.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part 1: Getting Started with Penny Stocks 5

CHAPTER 1: Getting to Know Penny Stocks 7

CHAPTER 2: Deciding If Penny Stocks Are Right for You 19

CHAPTER 3: Buying and Selling Penny Stocks 31

CHAPTER 4: Avoiding Promotions, Scams, and Bribes 53

Part 2: Research and Investment Strategies 71

CHAPTER 5: Developing a Strategy 73

CHAPTER 6: Doing Your Research 91

CHAPTER 7: Picking a Winner 123

CHAPTER 8: Penny Stock Manias 137

Part 3: Trading Penny Stocks 161

CHAPTER 9: Trading Strategies 163

CHAPTER 10: Fundamental Analysis 175

CHAPTER 11: Financial Ratios: Comparing Apples to Apples 201

CHAPTER 12: The Abstract Review in Penny Stocks 225

CHAPTER 13: Technical Analysis with Penny Stocks 241

Part 4: The Part of Tens 267

CHAPTER 14: Ten Rapid Result Tactics 269

CHAPTER 15: Ten Trading Truths 281

CHAPTER 16: Ten Key Considerations for Companies 289

Index 299

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