CHAPTER 15Examples of investment strategies

In this chapter, we will set out the basic mechanics of six share selection strategies for you to consider in constructing your share portfolio.

The following share selection ideas by no means represent the best or even an exhaustive collection. The following techniques are simple models investors can investigate as a starting point to determine not only their effectiveness but also their suitability.

Before you implement your investment strategy, you should speak with your financial adviser and determine the approach’s suitability for you given your needs and circumstances.

Strategy #1: Upside potential

Once you have established a universe of shares to consider, you can rank them in terms of ...

Get Starting Out in Shares the ASX Way, 3rd Edition now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.