The bear book : survive and profit in ferocious markets / John Rothchild.

Rothchild, John.

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                   INTRODUCTION      xiii

                          PART ONE
                    BEARS WILL RISE AGAIN
                ARE STOCKS REALLY THAT GREAT?
                              3

              THE CASE FOR CUTTING AND RUNNING
                              8

                     Buy, HOLD, OR FOLD
                             14

                 IF YOU MAKE MONEY IN A DOWN
              MARKET, DON'T TELL THE NEIGHBORS
                             18

                          PART TWO
                     HOW TO SPOT A BEAR
                       THE URSA MAJORS
                             25

              DEFLATING BEARS, INFLATING BEARS
                             29


               ARE EARNINGS OVERRATED?
                             33

                   PULLING THE TRIGGER
                             41

    			TOPS, BEAR BOTTOMS,AND
                RALLIES IN BETWEEN
						46

			EARLY WARNING SYSTEMS

				PART THREE

			WHO'S CRYING- BEAR?
          THE FULLY-MISINFORMED INVESTOR
                              73

                  THE CASSANDRAS
                              80

              FORECASTERS AND ECONOMISTS
                              83

              THE DOOMSDAY BEST-SELLER
                              88

                   BEWARE THE NEW ERA
                              92

                 THE BEARISH NEWSLETTER
                              96

           FED WATCHING: A PROFITABLE PASTIME
                              I00

                     THE COVER JINX
                             107

                          PART FOUR

               IT'S A BEAR'S WORLD, AFTER ALL

                    THERE'S ALWAYS A BEAR
                      MARKET SOMEPLACE
                             113

                      THE GLOBAL HEDGE
                             123

                          PART FIVE
              BEAR-PROOFING THE PORTFOLIO

                      THE BEAR BUSTERS
                             131

                CASH IS TRASH, BUT NOT ALWAYS
                             138

                       HIDING IN BONDS
                            147

                   WILL GOLD STOP A BEAR?
                             155

                  THE DISAPPEARING DIVIDEND
                             163

                  JUMPING ON THE NEXT BULL
                            170

                          PART SIX
              MY MUTUAL FUNDS WILL SAVE ME AND
                       OTHER FALLACIES

                        MUTUAL MISERY
                            177


	             BEAR-FRIENDLY FUNDS
						186

				PART SEVEN
			WINNING FROM LOSING

	    THE SHORT SALE MADE SIMPLE
  					207

			WHERE ARE THE SHORT
			SELLERS' YACHTS?
					214


				PART EIGHT
			BEAR's GAZETTE

			HALL OF FAME
					223

	COULD 1929-THAT IS, 1932-HAPPEN AGAIN?
					239

	SURVIVORS FROM THE CRASH OF '29
	SPEAK OUT-ALL ARE BEARISH TODAY
					245

	THE PESSIMISTS' HISTORY OF
			THE WORLD
				253

	BEARISH ODDS AND ENDS
				261

          INDEX     277