Beating the Street Topics for Discussion

Peter Lynch (director)
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Why are stocks a better investment than bonds or certificates of deposit?

Discuss three specific ways that research helps an investor make better decision.

Discuss how an average consumer has an advantage over a Wall Street analyst in choosing a retail stock.

What is the pattern of a cyclical stock and when should an investor consider buying one?

Name the five basic types of funds and describe each one.

What are the effects when a company buys back its own stock?

Describe how a recession can be good for an investor.

Explain how to find a good company in a lousy industry.

What is the "January Effect" and how can a good investor take advantage of it?

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