Book Description: Newly revised and updated. The essential guide to profit in stamp investing. Veteran dealer Stephen R. Datz draws upon decades of experience in the stamp trade to render a concise, insightful, and thoroughly readable guide to what works and what doesn't work in stamp investing. Includes: economics of the stamp market; basic strategies and tactics; speculative strategies; spotting profit opportunities; utilizing statistical tools; how and when to buy right-and sell right; the ins and outs of grading; stamp investment myths; Wall Street and stamps; scams and rip-offs; fakes and forgeries; and much more. If you enjoy stamps, there's no reason why you shouldn't profit from them, too.