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New Trading Dimensions: How To Profit From Chaos In Stocks, Bonds, And Commodities
Excellent Trading Resource

I just finished programming the entire system into Tradestation 2000i, I double checked it by checking it against his own proprietory software to make sure it... Read More
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New Trading Dimensions: How To Profit From Chaos In Stocks, Bonds, And Commodities

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New Trading Systems And Methods
A Valuable Addition to One's Libary

The value lies in the extremely broad coverage of trading strategies, the included tradestation code, and the Excel Workspaces. This book is a compilation... Read More
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New Trading Systems And Methods

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R.N. Elliott's Masterworks: The Definitive Collection
Adds depth to your Elliott Wave knowledge

If you can get past the truly horrible jacket design for this book which is bright yellow and looks like it took about 10 minutes to put together, you will... Read More
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Fundamentals Of Futures And Options Markets And Derivagem Package
Great Book!

This book is a great introduction to options and futures, I do not have any university experience in mathematics and was able to follow nearly all that I have... Read More
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Fundamentals Of Futures And Options Markets And Derivagem Package

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The Day Trader's Guide To Technical Analysis: How To Use Chart Patterns, Level Ii And Time Of Sales To Profit In Electronic Markets
Very useful, if somewhat out of date...

There is much useful material, along with a thoughtful approach to creating a daytrading discipline, in this book. I don't fully agree with (and wouldn't... Read More
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The Day Trader's Guide To Technical Analysis: How To Use Chart Patterns, Level Ii And Time Of Sales To Profit In Electronic Markets

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Inside The Black Box: The Simple Truth About Quantitative Trading
For an understanding of quant trading, open this book

An impressively clear discussion of an otherwise enchanted subject matter. "Inside the Black Box" provides an intuitive context for and illuminates the... Read More
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Inside The Black Box: The Simple Truth About Quantitative Trading

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Beyond Candlesticks: New Japanese Charting Techniques Revealed
Beyond Candlesticks

The book is written in a clear, easy to follow style. The concepts, although not complex, have their nuances and these are dealt with in a way that doesn't... Read More
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Beyond Candlesticks: New Japanese Charting Techniques Revealed

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Trend Following: Learn To Make Millions In Up Or Down Markets
A Philsophy Book, Not a Technical Manual

Trend Following is the sort of book that can either be very rewarding or very frustrating. If you pick it up thinking it's going to provide some secret methods... Read More
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Trend Following: Learn To Make Millions In Up Or Down Markets

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The Complete Guide To Investing In Exchange Traded Funds: How To Earn High Rates Of Returns- Safely
Interesting Book

Maeda's guide to exchange traded funds presents a compelling argument for ETFs as an alternative to other corporate investment strategies like mutual funds.... Read More
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Trading With The Odds: Using The Power Of Statistics To Profit In The Futures Market
Concepts alone worth price of admission

It's extremely unfortunate that the negative comments are likely to detract from the value of the book. To be upfront, the book doesn't layout an explicit... Read More
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Timing The Market: How To Profit In The Stock Market Using The Yield Curve, Technical Analysis, And Cultural Indicators
best book on market timing

I really like the book but after reading it you feel as you don't know what to do right away on the markets: no strict emphasis on practical trading. A... Read More
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Timing The Market: How To Profit In The Stock Market Using The Yield Curve, Technical Analysis, And Cultural Indicators

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Portfolio Selection: Efficient Diversification Of Investments
Great Book!

Almost 50 years after its first printing there is not a single word that should be changed. As some of Markowitz' important original insights have been ignored... Read More
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Financial Shenanigans: How To Detect Accounting Gimmicks & Fraud In Financial Reports, Second Edition
An easy to read accounting book? Somehow it's true!

This accounting book covers everything we wished we learned in our introductory accounting class, namely "How do we know if the managers are lying to us?"... Read More
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The Disciplined Trader: Developing Winning Attitudes
Excellent Book!

As I read the reviews on this book, it seemed that there were two groups of reviewers: the group that just loved the book and the (small) group that hated it.... Read More
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Reminiscences Of A Stock Operator Annotated Edition
Chock full of wisdom for the beginner and veteran alike

I just finished reading it for the third time in the year since I bought it and it speaks to me a little more each time. Not only is it an entertaining read,... Read More
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Trading In The Zone: Master The Market With Confidence, Discipline And A Winning Attitude
This Book Humbled Me

I have to say something VERY strong about this book. It made me STOP trading. I realized about a quarter of the way through this book that I was NOT on my game... Read More
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The Art Of Warfare
It's A Classic, What Can I Say To Add To Its Appeal

This book is superb. What this edition offers that others may not is geared toward the interests of anthropologists: pictures, explanations, and diagrams... Read More
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Wall Street
Wealth at the price of humanity, or humanity at the price of

Wall Street is about those for whom material wealth takes precedence over morality, and those for whom it does not. Moreover, it is the story of one who is... Read More
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Trading Places
Hugely funny film - Eddie Murphy's finest moment

Right from the opening credits, this film shows quality. It stands above other comedies due to the lack of filler material - every line is memorable. The cast... Read More
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Pi
Indie film at its best

'Pi' is independent filmmaking at its best. Without the constraints of the studio/corporate system, Aronofsky and Gullette created a film that is bizarre,... Read More
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The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)
This film gets better with each subsequent viewing

The first time I saw this film, I enjoyed it. No doubt about it. I wondered why some people didn't like it. What's not to like? I saw it again, and paid... Read More
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The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)

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Antitrust
Too stupid to comprehend

This is an incredibly bad film. It fails in just about every possible area, from script to "technology" to acting to directing. I have a theory about films... Read More
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The Corporation
Very Informative

So we're getting used to antibiotics because of Corporate America's dairies pumping their sick cattle full of the stuff. I knew it intellectually but never... Read More
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Technical Analysis Of The Financial Markets
Good Book!

Investing isn't easy. Investing profitably is even harder. As a result, investors are always looking for that `angle', that `edge' that will help them realize... Read More
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Market Wizards: Interviews With Top Traders
Great Book ... Worth a read!

"Market Wizards" was the first of 3 Market Wizards books in which Jack Schwager interviews top traders in the financial markets about their backgrounds,... Read More
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Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
Astonishing

The first time I saw this movie my jaw was hanging down and my mouth wide open from start to finish. I was gripped. This movie has no sex, no violence, no... Read More
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Reminiscences of a Stock Operator Annotated Edition
Chock full of wisdom for the beginner and veteran alike