R.J.Shook - The Winners Circle. Wall Street Best Mutual Fund Managers
Uncover and invest in the best funds for today and tomorrow
The number of mutual funds investors must choose from is now greater than the number of stocks listed on the NYSE. Selecting the right fund–and, just as important, the best manager–in a turbulent investment arena is more difficult than ever before. Revealing money–management secrets typically reserved for elite investors, top fund managers share their investment approaches, and provide in–depth explanations of their philosophies, disciplines, and backgrounds that can be applied by both individual and professional investors.
R. J. Shook (Boca Raton, FL) is the popular and influential author of the Winner′s Circle book series. He has authored six Wall Street–related titles, and writes a monthly column as well as a popular annual cover story–”The Winner′s Circle Top Advisors”–for Research Magazine.
From the Inside Flap
Today’s outstanding mutual fund managers also known as portfolio managers make investing look easy. But don’t be fooled, this type of investing is anything but easy. So, how do the best mutual fund managers in the business consistently beat both their benchmark indexes and competing funds in their categories?
What sets them apart from the vast majority of mutual fund managers in the industry? Most importantly, what lessons can you learn from these exceptional individuals?
In The Winner’s Circle: Wall Street’s Best Mutual Fund Managers, R.J. Shook helps answer these and many other relevant questions, through in–depth interviews with today’s most successful mutual fund managers. Candid profiles detail the backgrounds of these extraordinary portfolio managers, and reveal how they developed their investing strategies, disciplines, and philosophies. You’ll even discover the mistakes and missteps these champions have made along the way and how they learned from each experience. Through real–world stories and amusing anecdotes shared by these financial professionals, you’ll learn as much about their character, values, and principles as you will about how they defined their niche, and how they rose above other pros in the investing world.
You’ll hear from numerous mutual fund experts who are leaders in their respective categories, including:
- Large–Cap Mutual Fund Managers
- ∼ Bill Miller of Legg Mason
- ∼ Christopher C. Davis of Davis Advisors
- Mid–Cap Mutual Fund Managers
- ∼ John Calamos of Calamos Funds
- ∼ Rick Aster of Meridian Funds
- Small–Cap Mutual Fund Managers
- ∼ Joel C. Tillinghast of Fidelity Investments
- ∼ Bill Ricks of AXA Rosenberg
- International and Foreign Mutual Fund Managers
- ∼ Bill Wilby of OppenheimerFunds
- ∼ Jeff Everett of Franklin Templeton