November 17, 2014

Doug Kass on the Market - new Book is out

"Doug Kass on the Market: A Life on TheStreet" is out today. You can pick your copy for $29.95 from your favorite book store.

In this book, Kass shares anecdotes and explains his thinking in investing over a range of market conditions. It has nine sections that describes, where it began, Short-Selling, Lessons Learned, the Sub-prime, credit crisis, Wall Street personalities such as Warren Buffett, Leon Cooperman, Buffett watch. CNBC Jim Cramer.

One of his advice from the book is "Avoid illiquid and heavily shorted stocks. If you don’t, eventually a short squeeze will be the outcome, and there will be heavy losses with it."

The book has been endorsed by several big names including CNBC's Larry Kudlow who writes 
"Dougie Kass tells it like it is as he navigates the capital markets during one of the most volatile periods in history. The ultimate contrarian, Dougie made the call heard 'round the investment world when he predicted 'A Generation Market Bottom' on The Kudlow Report during the first week of March in 2009—amazingly within 24 hours of the U.S. stock market's actual low."