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How to Make Money in Stocks Getting Started: A Guide to Putting CAN SLIM Concepts into Action by Matthew Galgani

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2• CHAPTER •The CAN SLIM® Investment System

The 3 “Big Rocks” of CAN SLIM Investing

The buying and selling checklists in this book—and all the stock screens and tools you’ll find in IBD®—are based on the CAN SLIM® Investment System, developed in the 1960s by IBD founder and chairman William J. O’Neil.

For years now, I’ve had the privilege of helping people get started with CAN SLIM investing—at workshops, in videos, at IBD Meetup groups, in a monthly newsletter, and on our radio show.

There’s one piece of advice I give to anyone just starting out: Don’t overcomplicate it! Keep it simple.

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