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An American Hedge Fund: How I Made $2 Million As A Stock Operator & Created A Hedge Fund
The best book I ever read about hedge-fund

First, I must say that I received this book thanks to http://investimonials.com and my ivBucks. Second, the book is very well written: Tim Sykes’ style is... Read More
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Stock Reads
Another tool for penny stock traders

A lot of penny stock websites look like they belong to “good guy” category. But they are not. They are just promoters in disguise. As far as I am concerned,... Read More
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Stock Promoters
Penny stock traders, you need this website in your toolbox!

A lot of penny stock websites look like they belong to “good guy” category. But they are not. They are just promoters in disguise. As far as I am concerned,... Read More
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Timothy Sykes Blog
The best free blog about penny stocks. Period.

This blog is just excellent. Either you are a newbie and you can learn a lot if you read the history of the posts, or you are an amateur trader and you can... Read More
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Pennystocking Dvd
Don't buy it: save 6 hours of your life and 397 bucks!

It has been told for years but I must repeat it here: this DVD is for complete beginners only. Even if you are new to finance, trading and penny stocks, I... Read More
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Advfn
The most intrusive financial website ever

They are just awful spammers. At least, with pump and dump emails, you can short their stock tips but ADVFN is plain bad. No value, just spam. Ugh! A... Read More
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Zacks.Com
I can't unsubscribe their mailing list!

Zacks.com is authoritive in the consensus earnings estimate area. Their paid database is really good but for financial institutions mainly. You can get some... Read More
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Elitetrader
You need to dig in depth but there is value

I can not read most of the forum in EliteTrader due to spam, ads, and noise. However, there are some threads of great value according to me. For instance, I... Read More
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Google Finance
I am a Google fan but Google Finance is behind

I am a Google fan. I use most of their services: they are numerous and of good quality. But Google Finance is behind. In particular, quality of the financial... Read More
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Stock Bee
What's the point?

If you are bored, you can play in the internet. Go to Yahoo! Games, forget StockBee.com. Also, I really enjoy StockBee.blogspot.com which is utterly... Read More
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Marketing Timing With Decision Moose
A cheap service for long term investors

The title in Investimonials should not be "Marketing Timing with Decision Moose" but "Market Timing with Decision Moose". Did Tim Sykes, king of marketing,... Read More
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Profit.Ly 2.0
The tool that every transparent traders need

Now, when you hear one trader brags about it faboulous performance, you can check his or her words with hard facts from Profit.ly. +++ I was amazed by the... Read More
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Penny Stock Rumble
There is value in it.

From this website, you can create watchlist and detect some pump and dump stocks that you did not detect by other means. It is helpful. This service should... Read More
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The Trading Elite
You get what you pay for. Well, it is free.

This website is not a professional one. You can feel it quickly. It is like a personnal blog from a boy. Okay, these days, with internet marketing technics, a... Read More
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Seeking Alpha
Lot of noise but some value if you dig deep enough

I can't read everything from Seeking Alpha: it would take your all life. And there is no point: most of messages are blablabla. Noise only. Anyway, from... Read More
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Benzinga
Lot of noise. Not a lot of value.

I read Benzinga before and tried to find nice setup ideas. It worked a little then I realised it was almost only noise. You can't make money from noise or you... Read More
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Citron Research
They used to be good. Not anymore.

They turned silent lately. Maybe because they lost their credibility before with dubious calls. I still watch their alerts but I would not act on them. In this... Read More
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The Street Sweeper
They used to be good. Not anymore.

They lost their credibility lately with spurious calls. I still watch their alerts but I would not act on them. In this game, trust is the most important... Read More
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Stockcharts.Com
That's where I go to read stock charts!

There is plenty of websites to read stock charts. After testing dozens, I use FinViz for cross-section information and Stockcharts.com for individual... Read More
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Bloomberg
Bloomberg website is a reference

You can get a lot of info from this website but it is not so user friendly. I was a long time user of Bloomberg Professional Terminal so I can make my way... Read More
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Stocktwits: Chart.Ly
I am not a fan

I was very surprised to learn than Chart.ly was an invention from Tim Sykes. I have had a strange feeling about Howard Lindzon for years. After reading the... Read More
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Yahoo! Finance
I need Yahoo! Finance badly

The most important part of Yahoo! Finance is access to data. Of course, it is not perfect. But damn it: it is free! You can get historical data and... Read More
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Cxo Advisory Group’S Guru Grades
One of the best websites out there!

CXO is the number one website I check every day. According to me, the best part is the reviews of academic papers. You can find a high number of ideas that... Read More
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The Complete Guide To Market Breadth Indicators: How To Analyze And Evaluate Market Direction And Strength
I made money with this book!

I made money with this book but not the way it was supposed to be. When the book was out of print, its price blazed and I sold it for a hefty... Read More
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Quantitative Trading: How To Build Your Own Algorithmic Trading Business
Excellent subject and frustrating contents

I remember I was so excited when this book was published. I read it in few sessions. But overall, I was disapointed: the book is short (around 150 pages) with... Read More
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Dynamic Hedging: Managing Vanilla And Exotic Options
Best book by Nassim Taleb

Nassim Taleb is very well known now due to the "Black Swan" and his other book best-sellers. Actually, the only book you need to read from him is "Dynamic... Read More
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Trade Like An O'neil Disciple
Can you learn from really bad traders?

The authors were maybe succesfull with William O'Neil but they were not so on their own. From February 2009 to February 2010, they lost 75%. The source is... Read More
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Stock Market Wizards
Disappointing book: the worst of the series

I am talking about "Stock Market Wizards" book here originally published in 2001. This is the last book of the "Market Wizards" series. The two previous books... Read More
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Finviz
Almost everything you need to vizualise in one place

Financial vizualisation is really what FinViz is about. The free version is well enough in order to get the tools you need. I use the screener intensively.... Read More
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Investimonials
Transparency can save the world!

Investimonials concept is simple and good. It leverages the power of internet: people give and shere freely their genuine opinion. It's a win-win principle... Read More
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Way Of The Turtle
Very good book about the Turtle Traders

With this book, you will learn that Covel is just a marketer and not a trader. He was never succesful trading. I find it terrible that Covel sells more books... Read More
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Contrarian Investment Strategies The Next Generation
Very good book about fundamental investing

If you check the returns of the Dreman strategies in website such as www.aaii.com, you will see that they are very good even AFTER they were... Read More
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Trade Like A Hedge Fund: 20 Successful Uncorrelated Strategies & Techniques To Winning Profits
Used to be a good book but is almost absolete now

Most of the strategies you learn in this book are not profitable anymore. Sometimes, I think Altucher rushed to finish this book and was bored writing. I do... Read More
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Liar's Poker
Most enterning book about financial markets

Michael Lewis is one of my favorite authors. You can laught reading his books but you will learn a lot about markets and about people. It is a little bit... Read More
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When Genius Failed
Excellent book about risk

This book should be a must read in all business schools and it should come with the welcome package when you are hired as a financial professional. Reading... Read More
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The Daily Trading Coach: 101 Lessons For Becoming Your Own Trading Psychologist
Psychology is so important in trading

If you are not a trader, you can not imagine the pressure that comes with the job. Psychology is more important than anything else. Even with the best... Read More
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Interactive Brokers
Best broker in the world. Full point.

Over the past 18 years, I have traded with dozens of different brokers: - full service brokers - discount brokers - institutional brokers - you name... Read More
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Mywealthyoptions
The best free blog about short-term trading options

MyWealthyOptions (or MWO) is the best blog about short-term trading options I ever read. I really appreciate the efforts that MWO makes in order to transmit... Read More
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