In this book, Phil Oakley - our resident stock analyst - shares his investment approach. If you've enjoyed his weekly articles, newsletters and Step-by-Step Guide to Stock Analysis, Phil's debut book is a must-read. His experience as a City analyst and an investor make him uniquely qualified to teach us - private investors - how to find great value, high quality stocks.
I strongly recommend it...this should be at the top of every investor's reading listMoneyWeek, May 2017
How to Pick Quality Shares provides a three-step process for analysing company financial information to find good investments: finding quality companies; avoiding dangerous or risky companies; and not paying too much for companies' shares. Applying the in-depth techniques described here will give investors a fuller understanding of how companies really work, and an edge over other investors, including professional investors and analysts.
Phil Oakley, an experienced investment analyst and private investor, guides the reader step-by-step through these three stages:
No longer is in-depth financial data and analysis the preserve of the City. Private investors have access to all the information they need to make well-informed investment decisions. But still many investors lack the confidence to back their own judgement. How to Pick Quality Shares will give you this confidence - improving your skills and making you a more profitable investor.