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    • Where Are the Customers' Yachts?: or A Good Hard Look at Wall Street

    • By: Fred Schwed Jr., Peter Arno
    • Narrated by: Mark Moseley
    • Length: 4 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 349
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 290
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 290

    Humorous and entertaining, this book exposes the folly and hypocrisy of Wall Street. The title refers to a story about a visitor to New York who admired the yachts of the bankers and brokers. Naively, he asked where all the customers' yachts were? Of course, none of the customers could afford yachts, even though they dutifully followed the advice of their bankers and brokers. Full of wise contrarian advice and offering a true look at the world of investing, in which brokers get rich while their customers go broke.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great insight

    • By NEEL KANASE on 07-13-15

    Regular price: $14.95