How to stay one step ahead of the mass of traders who’ve recently discovered basic technical analysis.
With their newfound popularity, you can no longer adhere to only basic technical analysis principles and have utmost confidence they will work. You must think one step ahead of the other traders and consider their moves before they make them. The true edge must now be found in trading these traders who are trading these patterns.
This Element is an excerpt from Trade the Trader: Know Your Competition and Find Your Edge for Profitable Trading (9780137067084) by Quint Tatro. Available in print and digital formats.
Learn how to profit from all price action — so you can earn returns in declining and sideways markets, too.
The moment you stop allowing general market direction to dictate your emotions, you unleash powerful opportunities to capitalize on market movement. I was taught from a young age to seek out solid investments, buy them, and let them work. It took me years to truly embrace the philosophy that I could make money even in a stagnant or declining market.
This Element is an excerpt from Trade the Trader: Know Your Competition and Find Your Edge for Profitable Trading (9780137067084) by Quint Tatro. Available in print and digital formats.
The two most common myths about trading and risk: why successful traders know better, and you should, too.
The idea that you should always have stock exposure–and the level should equate with your age or time horizon–assumes that market timing isn’t possible. If that is the case, it’s just a matter of time before the hundreds of consistently successful traders I know go belly up. Sorry to all my trading friends: it’s been fun.
Three remarkable books help you leverage powerful, little-known insights from technical analysis and behavioral economics to consistently outperform the market! In George Lindsay and the Art of Technical Analysis, Ed Carlson resurrects the nearly-forgotten technical analysis techniques created by the eccentric genius who called the beginning and end of history’s greatest bull market, within days! Carlson reveals why George Lindsay’s techniques are especially valuable right now, demonstrates their power visually, simply, and intuitively – and shows how to make the most of them without strong mathematical expertise. Next, Mastering Market Timing combines the powerful, long-proven technical analysis methods of Richard D. Wyckoff with the world-renowned analysis of Lowry Research -- sharing deep new price/volume insights you can use to uncover emerging trends faster, even if you’re entirely new to technical analysis. Finally, in Trade the Trader, Quint Tatro focuses on the real zero-sum nature of trading, helping you understand the traders you’re up against, anticipate their moves, outwit them – and beat them!
From world-renowned investing and trading experts Ed Carlson, Richard A. Dickson, Tracy L. Knudsen, and Quint Tatro
Trade with the hawks, not the squirrels! Learn how to demolish traders still relying on basic technical analysis.
I sifted through countless charts. Each walked a very fine line, looking as if at any moment they would crater into the abyss. I imagined the number of traders cuing up these exact charts for shorts, and I shook my head again at what would surely be their misfortune. For a moment, I remembered what it felt like to be in their shoes….
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Bitcoin has taken the world by storm. The reasons are obvious.
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In Bitcoin for Beginners - How to Buy Bitcoins, Sell Bitcoins, and Invest in Bitcoins you will learn about:
What Bitcoins are
The history of Bitcoins
How Bitcoins work
How Bitcoin mining works
How to use Bitcoins
The Benefits of Bitcoin
Using Bitcoin as a currency
Investing in Bitcoins
And much more
Many avoid Bitcoins because they seem too complicated. Bitcoin for Beginners is an easy to understand, plain English guide that is free of complicated and confusing technical jargon. You will learn all about Bitcoins in a simple, straight forward way that is easy to understand.
Options are great for novice and experienced investors, great for all investors who wish to expand their portfolios and make money in stock market.Learn profitable and powerful options trading strategies which will lower your risk and increase your profits in today's market.
This book contains the following topics that will guide you through the path of Options Trading Strategy.
Chapter 1 Introduction to Options
The Importance of Learning Options
The Difficult Side of Options
Chapter 2a: Advantages of Options Trading
Hedging and Speculation
The Good and the Bad Sides of Options Trading
Chapter 2b: Nature and Characteristics of Options
Options Trading Parties
What is Call Option?
What is Put Option?
The Variants of Option
Option Trade Transacting versus Closing Out
Option Pricing and How It is Done
Chapter 3: Important Options Terms to Remember
Chapter 4: Should I Buy Futures or Should I Buy Options?
Buying Futures, Buying Options
Buying Options: Short Term and Long Term
Puts and Call – Buy Them but Don’t Sell Them
How to Make Money when the Market is Falling
Buying Puts for Surefire Gains
Buying Calls to Profit From an Up Trend
How to Profit when Buying Calls from a Bottoming Out Market
Chapter 5: How to Trade F&Os in Several Market Conditions
What It Means When You Buy in Wild Swings
Buying When Risk Aversion is High
Playing the Bull Market
How to Play in the Bear Market
Direction less Markets
Playing Range Bound Markets
Playing Intra day Moves
Being a Compulsive Trader
Trading a Falling Market Caused by Crazy Valuations
Trading a Falling Market Caused by Negative News
Trading a Rising Market Caused by Increasing Interest
Selling Puts Amidst High Tendency of Risk Aversion
Trading Accumulation and Distribution
Chapter 6: Understanding the Golden Rules of F&O Trading
Start by Having a Plan
Each Single Stock is Not a Trade
Don’t Buy a Mercedes if What You Can Afford is a Motorcycle!
Set Your Trades to a Maximum Limit of Three at Any Single Time
Don’t Trade Stocks That Have No Heavy Liquidity
Trade According to the Trend
The Value of Timing
Trade the Body and not the Head of the Price Move
Always Keep Track Of Your Emotions
Learn the Value of Being Consistent and Disciplined
Reality as Opposed to One’s Belief
A Trade is Born out of Positive Expectation that is Backed by a Positive Trend
Bread and Butter Money must be for Bread and Butter Alone
Be Contrarian in Your Thinking and Not When You Go Trading
Be Patient When You Find a Trade But Not When You Cut Losses
Emotions versus F&O Trading
The Value of Moderation in F&O Trading
Having a Profit Then Going Out With a Loss
When You Average a Loss in a Futures Position, You Are Simply Burning Money!
Avoid Watching TV!
The Unique Personality of Stock Futures and Options
Getting Different Results Mean Doing Things Differently
Buy Options in Low Cost/Premium
Buy Options When a Stock, a Sector or the Market is Trending Very Strongly
The Reality after Waking up from a Dream
Open Interest – How Real Can It Be
Understanding if the Option Price is Right
So What is the Real Deal on Options
Understanding How Options Really Work
Calls and Puts
Long and Short
European and American Options
Futures or Options?
This outstanding reference has already taught thousands of traders the concepts of technical analysis and their application in the futures and stock markets. Covering the latest developments in computer technology, technical tools, and indicators, the second edition features new material on candlestick charting, intermarket relationships, stocks and stock rotation, plus state-of-the-art examples and figures. From how to read charts to understanding indicators and the crucial role technical analysis plays in investing, readers gain a thorough and accessible overview of the field of technical analysis, with a special emphasis on futures markets. Revised and expanded for the demands of today's financial world, this book is essential reading for anyone interested in tracking and analyzing market behavior.
This book contains the following topics that will guide you through the path of Technical Analysis Of Stock Market.
Table of Contents
A Good Trader
Traders vs. Investors
Types of Traders
Traders Type (Time basis).
Position Traders –
What is a Trend?
What are types of Trends?
Advantages of Trend Trading:
What is Swing Trading?
How does Swing Trading work?
What are the advantages of Swing Trading?
The How, When and What of a Trade
What Kind of a Trader Are You?
How to Trade Like a Master
Trading Only High Probability Opportunities
Find a Shoe That Fits Your Size.
Timing the Markets.
Your Trade Should Fit the Type of Stock You are Trading
Supply Choke or 'Punting' Markets
How Many Open Trades at a Time?
Risk Control: How to Stop Losses and Protect Your Gains
Why Some Traders Don't Use Stop Losses
Trailing Stop Loss
Stop Losses for Volatile Stocks
Using Stop Losses to Protect Your Profits
Stop Losses When Markets Open with Gaps
Stop Losses When a Stock is Being Manipulated
The Art Of Reading Charts
Overbought/ Oversold Overload
Gaps in Candlestick Charts
Weekly Charts-- For a Longer Trading Position
Using Hourly Charts 41
Be With the Stock On the 'West Side' and Let it Go On the 'East Side'.
Never Fight the Market
Don't Trade When You Don't Have Any Edge
Trading Pitfalls-- and How to Avoid Them
How much should you trade?
Buy High, Sell Higher
Going for the Jugular Trade
Trade With What You Can Afford to Lose
When Day Trading, Be a Fruit Vendor.
Winning the Game of Odds
Secrets of Open Interest
Riding the Longer Cycle
Channel Trading Systems
Improving Your Odds
Trading the Different Types of Rallies
Short Covering Rally
Long Term Rally
The Successful Trader's Psychology
Trading Replicates the Behaviour of Fish
Stop Blaming Others
Don't Have Preconceived Notions About the Market's Direction
Reading the Mind of Others Who are Trading Your Stocks
Beware the Trading Minefields
Trading Secrets from the Masters
What are stocks?
What determines their market prices?
Why do they go up and down?
How can I beat the stock market?
What are mutual funds?
What are index funds?
What are Exchanged Traded Funds?
Even though the stock market is the heart of a country's wealth, and even though it enables everybody to be a part owner in the largest, most successful countries in the world, it's not taught in public schools.
But be warned: the mainstream press often misrepresents the stock market. They focus on making the news exciting and dramatic to sell copies.
Frankly, the best investing is boring investing. It's putting as much money as you can afford into many companies, and reinvesting dividends. And continuing to do so until you reach retirement age.
The best investing is not about trying to figure out what's going to happen in the economy or the markets tomorrow, next week, next month or next year.
Many financial writers try to make you think you have to work hard at investing. You must study stock charts every night. Read annual reports. Thoroughly analyze a company's financial statements. Read THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, BARRON'S, and MONEY MAGAZINE. Buy special software. Hang out in online investing forums.
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You'll learn the various kinds of stocks and the various ways to invest in them, including tax-deferred retirement accounts such as an IRA.
This work is shorter than Stock Investing for Dummies.
Warning: the investment world is full of people who think your money belongs to them.
From out and out scammer brokers, financial advisors, newsletter editors, and to the managers of actively traded mutual funds, if you're not careful you'll help everybody get rich except yourself.
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Do you dream of trading online from the comfort of your own home? Of making money with the click of a mouse? Would you like to discover the forex trading strategies used by professional FX traders? Harvey Walsh lifts the curtain and invites you into the lucrative world of currency trading.
Written in his trademark plain English, this jargon-free book takes you through everything you need to know in order to start trading the foreign exchange market.
Just some of the things you will discover inside:
• What money really is, and how currencies work.
• What makes currency prices move, and how you can use that information to make money.
• Precise forex trading strategies you can start using today.
• How to make your own unique, profitable trading setups to give yourself an extra edge.
• The tricks your mind is playing on you when you trade, and how to turn them to your advantage.
When you've read this book, you will be able to:
• Choose a forex broker and open an account.
• Set up currency charts.
• Read your charts and spot excellent trading opportunities.
• Understand and use the different order types.
• Make trades that can make you money whether prices are rising or falling.
• Manage your money, and your mind, for maximum success.
Successful traders need to be well-versed and skilled in a wide range of business and economic areas. But now, in addition to effective trading strategies and sound money management techniques, traders need to possess the know-how to handle the mental and emotional challenges of working in a highly volatile environment. Trade Mindfully is a unique resource that applies cutting-edge psychological techniques to trading skills, allowing readers to improve their mental outlooks and maximize the potential of their trading strategies. This book draws upon recent psychological research in behaviorism to teach new approaches that call for better focus, more confidence, and more positive perspectives and outcomes.
One of the key concepts covered in the book is mindfulness, a state of mind traditionally touted in the East for its ability to reduce stress and increase perspective, useful qualities for traders looking to rise above emotional obstacles and the poor results they cause. The author also discusses the importance of High Value Trading Actions (HVAs), specific actions that are under a trader's control. With this guide, trading professionals will be able to form solid strategies based on a combination of these notions and practices, leading to higher levels of trading performance.Applies sound psychological practice and evidence-based research to the trading profession Covers the psychological perspectives and mental skills needed to succeed in today's trading world Focuses on key concepts that lead to deliberate practice, specific trading activities, and increased awareness and focus Designed to help traders deal with the emotional challenges that come with uncertainty and risk
Trade Mindfully touches on the most essential concepts for anyone intrigued by what trading psychology has to offer, and delivers the best strategies for achieving the right mental skills for peak performance.
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Table of Contents
The Art of Writing
Writing Meaningful Content
The Will to Write
What Is Expected Of A Good Content Writer?
How to Become a Good Content Writer
Comparing Textbroker with Other Content Writing Companies
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Knowing More about Textbroker
Winning with a Well-Written Test Article
Keeping Yourself Informed
How to Write Quality Articles
Catching The Reader’s Interest
Rereading and proper editing
Do the Math
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This book is going to give you an introduction on how to become a successful article and content writer on Textbroker. Unfortunately, writing for Textbroker is limited only to people based in the USA, due to taxation problems. I was a writer for eight months, there, so when I decided to change locations and careers, I decided to stay on with content writing.
This book is going to give you plenty of helpful tips and techniques, content writing profitably, what your clients are going to expect from you, and other useful information, including writing for websites.
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“This is one of the best new investing books of the decade: succinct, practical, and timeless. Built on a foundation of 40 years of market wisdom, it combines technical analysis and portfolio construction that is supported by excellent research. It should be required reading for everyone from new investors to the most sophisticated hedge fund managers.”
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“The author is an award winning Technical Analyst. In this book, he covers the basic principles, definitions, safeguards, pitfalls, and risks of investing. Believing in active management, he recognizes the benefits of multiple tools (fundamental and technical) and disciplines there-on, to construct a portfolio methodology with guidelines for both buying and selling, for maximum gain. This is a valuable book for any serious investor.”
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“The author presents a clearly written, time-tested formula for investor independence and success through applying relative price strength for stock selection and portfolio construction.”
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Over the past 25 years, Charles D. Kirkpatrick’s exclusive stock-picking technique has outperformed the S&P 500’s performance by a whopping 7.7 times. That’s right: If you’d invested $10,000 in the S&P 500, you’d have $130,000 now...but if you’d followed Kirkpatrick’s published picks, you’d have $1,000,000! If that’s not amazing enough, Kirkpatrick’s system is remarkably easy to use. In this book, he teaches you all you need to put it to work in your portfolio!
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How to Sell Your Products Online
How to Conduct Market Testing
Selling digital products
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How to Develop Your Products Website
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Blogs and Forums
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After you’ve discovered how to identify harmonic patterns, Carney presents a complete methodology for applying them in trade execution and handling them throughout the entire trade management process. From savage bear to rampaging bull, Harmonic Trading can be employed in all markets—equities, currencies, commodities, and foreign markets—for both short- and long-term timeframes.
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Many foreign exchange traders use either fundamental analysis or technical analysis and they're often considered to be mutually exclusive approaches. But FX does not have to be traded that way - fusing the two types of analysis will improve your research and, more importantly, your trading results.
This is how Kathleen Brooks trades foreign exchange and she has found it to be extremely successful. In Kathleen Brooks on Forex she reveals the secrets of this approach, demonstrating the indicators she uses, and showing through detailed examples how she plans and executes profitable trades.
At the heart of Kathleen's trading philosophy is the principle that fundamental factors - politics, economics and societal changes - cause currency prices to move in the medium to long term (and sometimes in the strangest ways), but throughout the day the price movements are based upon technical factors. Building a trading plan around the two sets of factors works for her and by reading about how she does her pre-trade market analysis (the homework), forms a trading plan and puts the plan into action, you will see how to apply this principle in practice in your own trading.
The book is divided into four sections:
- Part A - using fundamental indicators to gain an impression of the market
- Part B - using technical indicators to refine your trading plan
- Part C - fusing fundamental and technical analysis to select trades
- Part D - revealing Kathleen's risk management techniques
Kathleen's description of her method, and ideas on how you can use it too, will appeal to anyone who wants to learn more about how to trade foreign exchange as well as those already in the market looking for a fresh approach. Blissfully free of rhetoric, written in an accessible personal style and punctuated with anecdotes from Kathleen's unique career in the markets, this is a new and refreshing look at foreign exchange.
Markets are more volatile than ever. That terrifies many investors, but it shouldn’t terrify you. Smart investors know how to feast on volatility. That’s because they’ve learned proven trading strategies designed specifically to profit from rapid market shifts. In Volatile Markets Made Easy: Trading Stocks and Options for Increased Profits, investing expert Guy Cohen teaches you how to earn big returns by systematically cherry picking the best trades while minimizing risk, and execute a simple trading plan that leverages your profits in volatile markets.
"Volatile Markets Made Easy is not just a book; it is a full course of instruction. This is an incredible piece of work."
—Ned W. Bennett, CEO/Cofounder, optionsXpress, Inc.
"I highly recommend Guy Cohen’s Volatile Markets Made Easy, which introduces to the world his simple approach utilizing flag chart patterns to capitalize on trending stocks. Guy’s combination of clear explanations and lavishly detailed follow-throughs of trade examples cogently demonstrates how to deploy several simple, option-based strategies to make consistent money with one of the most reliable stock chart patterns—while strictly limiting risk with sound money management techniques. Add this one to your shelf."
—John Brasher, CallWriter.com
An analysis of the investment approach of the world's top investors, showing how to achieve market-beating returns
It is possible to beat the market. Taking this as a starting point, Excess Returns sets out to explore how exactly the most famous investors in the world have done it, year after year, sometimes by huge margins.
Excess Returns is not a superficial survey of what investors have said about what they do. Rather, Frederik Vanhaverbeke applies a forensic analysis to hundreds of books, articles, letters and speeches made by dozens of top investors over the last century and synthesises his findings into a definitive blueprint of how exactly these investment legends have gone about their work.
Among the legends whose work has been studied are Warren Buffett, Benjamin Graham, Anthony Bolton, Peter Lynch, Charles Munger, Joel Greenblatt, Seth Klarman, David Einhorn, Daniel Loeb, Lou Simpson, Prem Watsa and many more.
Among the revealing insights, you will learn of the striking similarities in the craft of great investors, crucial subtleties in their methods that are ignored by many, and the unconscious errors investors commonly make and how these are counter to successful investing. Special attention is given to two often overlooked areas: effective investment philosophy and investment intelligence.
The investing essentials covered include:
• Finding bargain shares
• Making a quantitative and qualitative business analysis
• Valuation methods
• Investing throughout the business cycle
• Timing buy and sell decisions
• And much, much more!
Excess Returns is full of timeless and practical insights, presented in a unique style, to help investors focus on the most promising opportunities and lead the way to beating the market.
All you need to start trading Forex is a computer and an Internet connection. You can do it from the comfort of your home, in your spare time without leaving your day job.
And you don't need a large sum of money to start, you can trade initially with a minimal sum, or better off, you can start practicing with a demo account without the need to deposit any money.
Forex Trading is very simple and straightforward, we only deal with a pair of currencies, and it has quite a high profit potential.
Forex allows even beginners the opportunity to succeed with financial trading. Actually people that have minimum financial track record can easily make money by learning how to trade currencies online.
— Kathy Ireland, Chairman, CEO and Chief Designer, kathy ireland Worldwide
"For over a decade, I've watched Christopher Matthew Spencer refine his consignment seller business. He is one of the few that succeeded and mastered this occupation. If you are serious about starting your own, this book must be your guide."
—Marsha Collier, author of 42 books on eBay, social media commerce and customer service; radio host and Forbes Top Influencer
“Christopher Matthew Spencer has done an amazing job of explaining the nuts and bolts of running an eBay consignment business. Whether you are a one-person operation or a well-staffed business, you’ll benefit from Christopher Matthew’s advice.”
—Ina Steiner, editor of EcommerceBytes
eBay offers you a surefire path to earn money from the convenience and comfort of your very own home. In 1999, Christopher Matthew Spencer was featured in Time for his success as an eBay consignment sales expert; and he continues to run a highly-successful business today.
In good and bad times, people have tons of unwanted stuff. And they would rather pass these items on to you so that you can turn them into cash. Christopher Matthew Spencer is a pioneering authority on eBay consignment and has even worked for eBay University educating thousands on best practices for selling on the site. In this book, he shares:Planning, starting & managing a profitable eBay consignment businessFinding the best clients who have valuable items that they want you to sell for them and are eager to compensate you generously for your time and the convenience of having you handle everythingLow-cost ways to promote yourself for guaranteed results and minimal time investedUnlocking unlimited free publicity to get the word out about your eBay consignment businessAvoiding the pitfalls of running your own business and learning proven success tips that will guarantee profitsProfiles and case studies of people just like you, who have successfully earned a living through eBay consignment
An evergreen, one-of-a-kind book by an expert marketeer and an eBay veteran who has been there and can show you how to get there too!
An extraordinary treasure chest of information and the best book for achieving success of its kind.
Using plain English and clear illustrations to explain each key trading strategy, Cohen avoids complex math while effortlessly delivering the practical knowledge traders need. Now, in this eagerly-anticipated Third Edition, Cohen updates all examples and data, utilizing the market's new option symbols throughout, and presenting a more streamlined, focused, and up-to-date review of relevant chart patterns and technical analyses. Most important, he thoroughly introduces his breakthrough OVI indicator, revealing how it captures the implications of actual option transaction data, and presents signals even beginners can use to earn consistent profits. Step by step, Cohen walks traders through:Filtering for stocks and selecting the right strategy for each situation Implementing proven strategies for income, including covered calls and bull put spreads Trading volatility through straddles and strangles Using butterflies and condors to trade rangebound markets Understanding trading psychology and its impact on option trades And much more
The investment industry is on the cusp of a major shift, from Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT) to Behavioral Finance, with Behavioral Portfolio Management (BMP) the next step in this transition. BPM focuses on how to harness the price distortions that are driven by emotional crowds and use this to create superior portfolios. Once markets and investing are viewed through the lens of behavior, and portfolios are constructed on this basis, investable opportunities become readily apparent.
Mastering your emotions is critical to the process and the insights provided by Tom Howard put investors on the path to achieving this. Forty years of Behavioral Science research presents a clear picture of how individuals make decisions; there are few signs of rationality. Indeed, emotional investors sabotage their own efforts in building long-horizon wealth. When this is combined with the misconception that active management is unable to generate superior returns, the typical emotional investor leaves hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of dollars on the table during their investment lifetimes.
Howard moves on to show how industry practice, with its use of the style grid, standard deviation, correlation, maximum drawdown and the Sharpe ratio, has entrenched emotion within investing. The result is that investors construct underperforming, bubble-wrapped portfolios. So if an investor masters their own emotions, they still must challenge the emotionally-based conventional wisdom pervasive throughout the industry. Tom Howard explains how to do this.
Attention is then given to measureable and persistent behavioral factors. These provide investors with a new source of information that has the potential to transform how they think about portfolio management and dramatically improve performance. Behavioral factors can be used to select the best stocks, the best active managers, and the best markets in which to invest.
Once the transition to behavioral finance is made, the emotional measures of MPT will quickly be forgotten and replaced with rational concepts that allow investors to successfully build long-horizon wealth. If you take portfolio construction seriously, it is essential that you make the next step forward towards Behavioral Portfolio Management.
"Stock Trading Systems" is specifically designed for those who have never traded stock before or those who have not traded stock successfully and would like to trade successfully. Inside you will find useful information whether your goal is trading as a hobby, part-time for some extra income, or if you decide to live the successful trading lifestyle and trade for a living.
"Stock Trading Systems" does not recommend, endorse, or encourage any short-term, get-rich-quick thinking or actions. The objective of "Stock Trading Systems" is to help to prepare you for successful stock trading. To be successful in stock trading you need to follow a proven set of rules designed to give you the greatest probability of success.
Learn The Basics of Technical Analysis - Learn what technical analysis is as well as the power of technical analysis. Successful stock traders look for those opportunities that have the greatest probability for profitability. These traders analyze the stock market to find the best possible opportunities for profit. The basics of technical analysis are covered as it is and will continue to be one of the most effective and popular types of stock market analysis.See examples of how technical analysis is used to create simple trading systems.
Stock Trading Systems - Learn the basics of trading systems as we explore a variety of illustrated examples. Successful traders use their analysis techniques to develop effective, profitable stock trading systems. This basic introduction has a number of easy-to-follow examples as well as stock charts showing both the entry and exit points of example trades. You'll also learn the basic components that every trading system must have as well as see examples of both indicator-based and price action trading systems.
Trading System Optimization - Learn the basics of exploring the best inputs for your trading system to create the most stable system possible. Included are illustrated examples of evaluating and selecting from a variety of optimization results.
Money Management - Learn the basics of one of the most underutilized, most powerful of all trading concepts, money management. Learn how money management can grow your account size larger and faster without increasing your level of risk. Included are illustrated examples of money management in action.
Trading System Evaluation - One of the most important things you will learn in this book is how to evaluate the performance of a trading system.
Included is an introduction to a variety of performance metrics as well as techniques to analyze those metrics to evaluate a trading system. This skill is essential whether you intend to build your own system or buy a commercially-available system. Learning a few simple system evaluation techniques can save you a lot of time, money, and grief.
Learn From Illustrated Trading Examples
Throughout this book you will see a variety of examples trades showing entry and exit points. The logic behind the example trades is explained and illustrations are included to enhance your learning experience. This fully-illustrated stock trading book includes over 40 full-color images of stock charts, indicators, uptrends, downtrends, winning trades, losing trades, trading system entry and exit points, equity curves, and more.
If you are an experienced and successful trader then you are already putting into practice the information found inside this book. If you are new to trading or haven't been trading successfully, however, you will find information designed to take your stock trading knowledge to the next level.
You Can Read this book on your PC, Mac, Tablet, and even your SmartPhone!
Download this book and start to improve your trading today!
The fate of newspapers and the music industry is a harbinger of what awaits every company: an aging business model in its death throes as people finally wake up to the grim fact that their products and the way they deliver them are completely out of sync not only with what customers want but how they want it. But Michael Malone–the author who, when the Internet was still the domain of technical experts, enabled his readers to see clearly the opportunities of the then-emerging digital age–is back and once again making sense of a future just around the corner.
Business considerations such as the wireless World Wide Web, billions of new consumers, and an entrepreneurial ethos are all converging. How a corporation is organized and how people will be managed and employed will change more quickly than anyone realizes. With technology poised to connect a billion new consumers from the most remote parts of the globe, corporations will enter a volatile economic era marked by unprecedented threats and opportunities. Survival will require companies to be “protean”–nimble shape-shifters able to change direction and identity in response to a rapidly evolving international marketplace. They must, in other words, act like perpetual entrepreneurial start-ups.
In our Web 2.0 world “the future arrived yesterday,” since the tools for success already exist and are the means for companies becoming protean. Malone provides remarkable insights into how this emerging corporate form will work and why it’s the key to competitiveness. Find out:
• Why the traditional CEO as master of the universe will be extinct. The CEO will be a chameleon, adapting management style and attitude to each company’s constituency.
• How to identify a core group of employees who will provide stability through their knowledge of the company's history, values, and culture.
• How to effectively recruit, manage, and retain the best talent in an increasingly nontraditional, entrepreneurial, and peripatetic workforce.
• Who stakeholders are, why they matter, and how they will extend beyond any comparable business organization to this point.
• Why the rigid boundaries between for-profit and nonprofit ventures are likely to dissolve through alternate forms of value creation, resulting in hybrid enterprises.
By embracing impermanence and becoming true shape-shifters, protean businesses will not only endure, they’ll come to dominate large segments of the global economy. Provocative and pragmatic, The Future Arrived Yesterday is a dynamic blueprint for a tumultuous economic age.
From the Hardcover edition.
Added to this, it is important to understand that value investing is inextricably linked with behavioral finance, and research advances in this area in recent years strengthen the case for value investing. The author explains how stock prices are determined by emotional crowds, how this leads to mispriced stocks and opportunities for the value investor, and how you can harness the insights of behavioral finance to improve your value investing approach.
As you work through this book, the author shows how to follow the path from analysis of the economy, to the industry, to company financial statements, to creating a value range for a company’s stock. You will learn:
-- How to remove emotion from your investment process.
-- The essential elements of portfolio construction.
-- What a value investor should observe in the wider economy and the market.
-- Where to find investment ideas.
-- How to read a company’s financial statements from a value investing perspective.
-- Dividend valuation, earnings valuation and other valuation techniques.
-- How to undertake a full valuation analysis, with two complete worked examples of stock valuation for real-life companies.
-- What professional value investors at investment funds analyse and how they make their decisions.
Value investing is within everyone’s reach, so why doesn’t everyone use it? The key is patience. The approach works over the long term if you stick with it and the result could be extra hundreds, thousands or millions in your portfolio at the end of your investment horizon.
A person cannot mix indefinite bitcoins. The bitcoin protocol states that there will only be twenty-one million bitcoins to be produced by the miners. These bitcoins will then be subdivided into smaller bits. The smallest bit is called ‘satoshi’ named after the bitcoin founder and the divisible amount is one hundred millionth of a bitcoin.
Bitcoin currency is based on mathematical formulas unlike our conventional currency that is based on gold and silver. Mathematics is used to generate or ‘mine’ bitcoins. The software programs containing these mathematical formulas are made available to everyone. This means that anyone can access these formulas to ensure that it serves its purpose.
Thinking, and betting, like the pros
"Most people in sports betting are looking at things the wrong way."
- Peter Webb, founder of Bet Angel
"Some people only ever seem to want to hit the sexy six, and not take the singles"
- Compton Hellyer, founder of Sporting Index
This is a book that teaches you how to bet on sports with the same discipline and mindset as the professionals.
Lots of books and websites give advice on profitable strategies - and tipsters and systems proliferate. But this is the only guide that helps you make your trades and bank your wins for the long term, avoiding the perennial dangers of overconfidence, irrationality and emotion.
However successful your selections, you are never safe from crippling losses until you know how to bet with the clear head and calm approach of the masters.
The simple fact is that most people betting on sports lose over the long term. Performance errors currently hamper the majority of bettors: they lose their bets because they first lose their heads.The only answer is to think differently. With chapters ranging across motivation, performance analysis, the betting process and going pro, this book is the definitive guide to achieving this:
- Use dozens of exercises to sharpen your thinking and refine your betting processes.
- Share in the exclusive insights of professional sports bettors, who reveal for the first time how they have built successful gambling careers.
- Benefit in every chapter from one-to-one training from the author, a professional sports and trading performance coach.
Sports Betting to Win is your own personal course for establishing a firm psychological foundation for long-term betting success.
After decades of research, world-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D., discovered a simple but groundbreaking idea: the power of mindset. In this brilliant book, she shows how success in school, work, sports, the arts, and almost every area of human endeavor can be dramatically influenced by how we think about our talents and abilities. People with a fixed mindset—those who believe that abilities are fixed—are less likely to flourish than those with a growth mindset—those who believe that abilities can be developed. Mindset reveals how great parents, teachers, managers, and athletes can put this idea to use to foster outstanding accomplishment.
In this edition, Dweck offers new insights into her now famous and broadly embraced concept. She introduces a phenomenon she calls false growth mindset and guides people toward adopting a deeper, truer growth mindset. She also expands the mindset concept beyond the individual, applying it to the cultures of groups and organizations. With the right mindset, you can motivate those you lead, teach, and love—to transform their lives and your own.
Praise for Mindset
“A good book is one whose advice you believe. A great book is one whose advice you follow. This is a book that can change your life, as its ideas have changed mine.”—Robert J. Sternberg, co-author of Teaching for Wisdom, Intelligence, Creativity, and Success
“An essential read for parents, teachers [and] coaches . . . as well as for those who would like to increase their own feelings of success and fulfillment.”—Library Journal (starred review)
“Everyone should read this book.”—Chip Heath and Dan Heath, authors of Made to Stick
“One of the most influential books ever about motivation.”—Po Bronson, author of NurtureShock
“If you manage people or are a parent (which is a form of managing people), drop everything and read Mindset.”—Guy Kawasaki, author of The Art of the Start 2.0
This complete summary of the ideas from Russell Brunson's book "DotCom Secrets" shows the importance of building a good sales funnel for your online business. This is what will drive traffic to your website and then push them through to make a purchase. The funnel is made up of various different strategies; a traffic strategy, a product strategy and a communication strategy. By fine-tuning these strategies you will create a funnel that leads customers from when they arrive at your website to profit for your business. This summary tells you exactly how to create this profit-boosting funnel by taking you through each step of the process with clear diagrams and concise explanations.
Added-value of this summary:
• Save time
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To learn more, read "DotCom Secrets" and learn how to boost profits for your online business.
I am not a banker, I am not an x-Wall street guy, and I have never traded in large institutions with thousands to spend on their training programmes!
I am just like you, I used to be an employee, working as a chef for 17 years, covering 60 – 70 hours a week, split shifts, weekends and all of the holidays!
I stumbled across Forex trading and knew that is my way out, It was not easy!
It took me over a year before I got any real education on Forex, it looked so easy at the start! But once I had blown 2 accounts by this point, it was time to get educated or quit!
I didn’t want to quit because I saw the opportunity Forex trading can offer, so I persevered and never stopped learning to this day, I make it my mission to always educate myself further, every day I will learn something new and it is not just about Forex, I learn about business, real estate investing and sales marketing.
You should make that one of your missions to always educate yourself, it is the only way to get on in life!
Anyway, it took me a while to realise that the markets are a little bit harder to read than initially perceived, with all of the news events, manipulation and uncertainty. It took many more months of learning and practice to become consistent in my trading, but persevere and you can get there!
So if you are like me, like many others out there trying to learn on their own, I have been there, I have struggled on, dealt with all of the emotions of being a retail trader, no boss to give you a hard time if your trading performance does not meet up with the institutions demands. You have to learn to be your own boss, research your trading performance, kick your but if you deviate from the plan and push yourself to the next level!
I am self taught and you are going do the same, so why not learn from somebody that has walked down the road you are about to embark on, but I’ll help you shorten your learning curve!
We all know what opportunities Forex trading can bring, every benefit is unique to you. It is up to you how these rewards will manifest into your life, you must put in some effort to see any rewards.
Success is the pay off in exchange for the amount of time and effort devoted to a task, it is said that you will need to devote 10,000 hours of practice before becoming a master of your endeavor!
I remember my first Forex training course, it was $900 and it only covered the basics, it was O.K at the time, but there was so much more I had to learn!
I later subscribed with another guy for $650 one off fee and a recurring $90 monthly subscription charge to trade with him twice a week, I did this for one and a half years!
That is my two main ones, but I have done a trading psychology course and many many more.
Looking back, thinking that the amount of money I have actually paid for fragments of information is kind of sickening. I am a firm believer of that you should pay for your education and pay well when you can, because you have to be cautious about the free information out there, but we want information for a reasonable price, have it all in one place and have life time updates on new trading techniques.
So this is what I propose; Learn from somebody that came from the bottom and had nobody to help but his eagerness and drive.
If you become one of my loyal members, I will teach you about the basics of the Forex markets, with lifetime updates. This is my website, Forex trading and teaching is my life!
In exchange for a small one off fee, for the time and effort devoted to building the tactical trader boot camp website, I will devote to giving you everything you need to know getting started in Forex trading, it will give you the insights into Forex trading. I won’t teach you every single thing, I do not use every single indicator, I will not explain every single indicator, trading patterns, or trading algorithms.
I will simply teach you what you need to know and give you the tools you need to become your own success story!
I cut out all of the fluff, no B.S, and as long as you can put up with my Scottish accent, I think we will be just fine!
So become a member of the boot camp and start learning today!
Unlike other investment strategies that focus on stock selection, AIM relies on time—and is designed to work in any kind of market with any size investment. Lichello originally developed AIM in response to the heartbreaking collapse of the great bull market of the 1960s and today his ideas are more relevant than ever. AIM is easy and dependable, and it works. Simply put, it's a money.
Now Lichello has updated and reformulated AIM for today's market. AIM-HI (AIM High Intensity) will do for you what it has already done for millions...
This book introduces you to the main themes and ideas of digital marketing, giving you a knowledge and understanding of the key concepts, together with practical and thought-provoking exercises. Whether you choose to read it in a week or in a single sitting, NLP In A Week is your fastest route to success:
- Sunday: Building the ultimate sales website
- Monday: SEO: The backbone of any digital marketing strategy
- Tuesday: Social media marketing madness
- Wednesday: Pay per click (PPC) simplified and explained
- Thursday: Mobile optimization and getting mobile users
- Friday: Email marketing - why you should do it no matter what
- Saturday: Other marketing tricks and tips in the modern world
ABOUT THE SERIES
In A Week books are for managers, leaders, and business executives who want to succeed at work. From negotiating and content marketing to finance and social media, the In A Week series covers the business topics that really matter and that will help you make a difference today. Written in straightforward English, each book is structured as a seven-day course so that with just a little work each day, you will quickly master the subject. In a fast-changing world, this series enables readers not just to get up to speed, but to get ahead.
The book is divided into sections based on levels of complexity and contains specific strategies used by profitable hedge funds as well as strategies used by other professionals, all of which can be implemented by private investors. The opening chapter discusses the professional tools traders will need, from multi-screen hardware, best websites, trading software, data services, brokers, trading products and the types of traders suited to each type of trading. The following chapters give concise novice, intermediate and advanced strategies for short and long term traders.
The cookbook format is one of the most popular for teaching complicated subjects. Trading skills are presented and learnt as simply as recipes. This book provides exactly that from trading strategies to risk and money management. Each page presents as ingredients what the trader needs to do, the tools and the preparation with successful examples illustrated on the facing page. Both the proven format and its simplicity are compelling and unique in their application to trading.
Written by two celebrated experts in the field, The Online Trading Cookbook is the perfect starting point for anyone wishing to learn to trade or for advanced traders wishing to further their knowledge.
At the heart of this approach is a groundbreaking application of the insights of crowd psychology to financial markets, underpinned by a factual use of technical analysis. We can fall in love with our investments. No other emotion describes why it is so difficult to sell. After all, breaking up is hard to do. Greed and Fear are useful frames of reference for commentators but Love explains much more of what's going on, and for the first time you can find out exactly how it powers (or undermines) markets - and how to make money in response.
Above all, Fuller and Treacy's approach reveals something astonishing taking place in the markets right now. We are living in one of the most exciting periods of human history: a confluence of powerful themes is setting the stage for a major secular bull market in the decade 2015 to 2025. In the meantime, interest rates will need to normalise, which is likely to provide everyone with an unmissable buying opportunity. Crowd Money closes by revealing over 125 shares ideally placed to be the global bull market stars of tomorrow.
-- Charles Lewis Sizemore CFA, Senior Analyst HS Dent Investment Management, LLC http://www.hsdent.com/
"I am a Chartered Accountant in Canada and spent most of my career teaching in a community college.
"Over the years, I have used various "plans," with varying degrees of success, but had never given much thought to dividends, so I fell prey to the hype about capital gains. So what was I thinking? Should have been investing for dividends.
"I also learned about some new investment vehicles, and got a "heads up" on some investments that I was aware of, but put on the back burner.
"Wish I knew about all this stuff when I was in my 20's, or at least paid attention to the theories involved in my 40's."
--- Dennis Wilson
"What an eye-opener!!!
"I had heard about REITs, MLPs, BDCs, but you really explained their advantages and disadvantages. Thank you, Rick. You have set me on the right path to generate a steady income stream."
-- Kenny H
While the financial markets are collapsing . . .
Finally, you too can discover the old-fashioned -- yet now revolutionary (and updated for the 21st century) -- "gold egg" income investing secrets for lazy investors
Despite following the conventional financial wisdom, many senior citizens are now asking what happened to that worry-free fun and relaxation they promised themselves after a long career of hard work.
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Learn how to make money whether the stock market goes up, down or sideways.
Discover how to avoid the financial pitfalls and emotional stress of depending upon the stock market to deliver market price appreciation to you -- capital gains. They come -- sometimes -- but they also disappear.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is now just a little over the high it first broke six years ago. These days the buy and hold strategy requires a lot of patience.
This book advocates rewarding yourself right away with regular income from stock dividends and bond interest. It shows you the best, most dependable types of income-producing investments -- and how to minimize risk.
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- What shares are and how they are bought and sold
- Why share prices go up and down
- Why some companies' shares look cheap while others appear to be expensive
- The hidden traps for the unwary
This fully revised and updated second edition of this bestselling book sets out to create a level playing field between the stock market professionals and the small investor. As rising living standards and inherited cash provide assets for investment, no-one needs to suffer pitiful bank interest rates when there is real money to be made in sharing the nation's wealth.
Thousands of investors have already benefited from Rodney's clear explanation of the stock market - now you can too.
Michael Lewis creates a fresh, character-driven narrative brimming with indignation and dark humor, a fitting sequel to his #1 bestseller Liar's Poker. Out of a handful of unlikely-really unlikely-heroes, Lewis fashions a story as compelling and unusual as any of his earlier bestsellers, proving yet again that he is the finest and funniest chronicler of our time.
America’s most successful money manager tells how average investors can beat the pros by using what they know. According to Lynch, investment opportunities are everywhere. From the supermarket to the workplace, we encounter products and services all day long. By paying attention to the best ones, we can find companies in which to invest before the professional analysts discover them. When investors get in early, they can find the “tenbaggers,” the stocks that appreciate tenfold from the initial investment. A few tenbaggers will turn an average stock portfolio into a star performer.
Lynch offers easy-to-follow advice for sorting out the long shots from the no-shots by reviewing a company’s financial statements and knowing which numbers really count. He offers guidelines for investing in cyclical, turnaround, and fast-growing companies.
As long as you invest for the long term, Lynch says, your portfolio can reward you. This timeless advice has made One Up on Wall Street a #1 bestseller and a classic book of investment know-how.
In today’s turbulent markets, traditional trading strategies have failed to provide protection from the rapid and violent changes that have swung the Dow down 330 points one day, up 280 points the next, and down 250 points at the open on the next. Fundamental analysis based on company performance and financial predictions has proven meaningless. Technical traders must now compete with institutional trading programs utilizing supercomputers that analyze and execute trades in millisecond time frames. So, how can a private investor compete in this environment?
In Day Trading Options, expert option trader Jeff Augen shows you how to continue to profit even in these chaotic times. You’ll learn to structure short-term trades that exploit well characterized price distortions and anomalies. You’ll discover a breakthrough technique for utilizing volatility to identify the beginning and end of short-lived trends. And, you’ll gain the knowledge to use this innovative technique to take advantage of financial news and planned events, rather than being at their mercy.
Abandon outdated trading strategies and conventional “wisdom”
Minimize your exposure to market risk and increase your profits by trading in very brief time frames and structuring positions that are direction neutral Understand why your once-reliable technical analysis and charting techniques are failing
Explore new statistical evidence to discern how new advances in institutional program trading affect the private investor Discover new models for analyzing volatility in different time frames
Learn to evaluate option prices by comparing overnight, intraday, and traditional measures of volatility Learn to identify and exploit short-lived volatility changes
Use a newly defined charting technique to correctly time trades by identifying the beginning and end of short-term trends
Even though written based on a personal experience with making money online, and indeed, living in many paradises on earth after quitting a profitable job, it also resumes interviews with several individuals, from US to Thailand, that did the same, and a whole year of research.
The information here presented explains exactly what are the qualities and attributes that anyone needs in order to succeed with an online business, and will change the way you think about business, as there are significant differences between the new way and the old of making money.
Times are indeed changing and only the smartest are ready. A college graduation isn’t enough anymore. Trust me! Because I was a college lecturer for over 5 years and a business consultant for more than 12 years.
--From the Foreword by Warren E. Buffett
First published in 1934, Security Analysis is one of the most influential financial books ever written. Selling more than one million copies through five editions, it has provided generations of investors with the timeless value investing philosophy and techniques of Benjamin Graham and David L. Dodd.
As relevant today as when they first appeared nearly 75 years ago, the teachings of Benjamin Graham, “the father of value investing,” have withstood the test of time across a wide diversity of market conditions, countries, and asset classes.
This new sixth edition, based on the classic 1940 version, is enhanced with 200 additional pages of commentary from some of today’s leading Wall Street money managers. These masters of value investing explain why the principles and techniques of Graham and Dodd are still highly relevant even in today’s vastly different markets. The contributor list includes:Seth A. Klarman, president of The Baupost Group, L.L.C. and author of Margin of Safety James Grant, founder of Grant's Interest Rate Observer, general partner of Nippon Partners Jeffrey M. Laderman, twenty-five year veteran of BusinessWeek Roger Lowenstein, author of Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist and When America Aged and Outside Director, Sequoia Fund Howard S. Marks, CFA, Chairman and Co-Founder, Oaktree Capital Management L.P. J. Ezra Merkin, Managing Partner, Gabriel Capital Group . Bruce Berkowitz, Founder, Fairholme Capital Management. Glenn H. Greenberg, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Chieftain Capital Management Bruce Greenwald, Robert Heilbrunn Professor of Finance and Asset Management, Columbia Business School David Abrams, Managing Member, Abrams Capital
Featuring a foreword by Warren E. Buffett (in which he reveals that he has read the 1940 masterwork “at least four times”), this new edition of Security Analysis will reacquaint you with the foundations of value investing—more relevant than ever in the tumultuous 21st century markets.
Table of Contents
The Digital Coin Revolution
Make Money Online
Muhammad Naveed & John Davidson
What Cryptocurrency Really Is
An Introduction to Cryptocurrency
What is the Function of this Digital Coin?
Forms of Cryptocurrency
Advantages and Key Features of Cryptocurrency:
Some Drawbacks of the Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency Are Being Accepted by More Websites Everyday
Places Where Cryptocurrency is Accepted and the Incentives it Gives to Involved Persons
Methods to Generate Money through Cryptocurrency:
Comparison of the Two Methods, Investing and Mining:
Research before Making the Plunge
Great Potential for Growth:
How to Get Your Very First Cryptocurrencies
Cryptocurrency Still Has a Long Way to Go
What’s a Mining?
Economics of Mining
How Newbies Should Mine for Cryptocurrency
Is This the Right Time for BTC Mining?
Profitability of Mining
Network Mining Limits and Market Caps
Legitimate Economic Activity with Cryptocurrency
Underground Economic Activity with Cryptocurrency
In this book learn what the Digital Currency Revolution is all about. Learn how you can set up your own digital vault and start earning your own digital cash on your very own computer. Learn how to mine digital currency.
What Cryptocurrency Really Is.
For the purpose of making easier transactions, the world, throughout history, has assigned pressed coins in old times to trade products and in present, printed currency was invented. However, this has increased the number of countries that are getting trapped into debt or for sure are facing difficulties in meeting the needs of their fiscal targets in modern era’s functions of mass Demand and Supply on an international level. The trend towards a financial society that is more centralized has changed towards seeking decentralized money that could sidestep regulations of a specific nation towards the needs of international market.
It is a system of payment that eliminates the requirement of a financial intermediary between two parties wanting to transmit money using the internet. It is a less costly method and at times, it’s totally free. The transaction is kept unnamed as well. A man named Satoshi Nakamoto invented a new type of digital currency that could use the method of Peer-to-Peer (P2P) System, in 2008. This network itself is commonly referred as individual’s network that is decentralized and these individuals don’t need to know each other essentially. This system would allow the network that is decentralized, to work mutually cracking Algorithms by using high-powered rearranged Graphics Cards probably cracking a block that yielded the reward of cryptocurrency. Here Satoshi wanted to be the first one to crack and collect the profits of the famous "Genesis Block" in 2009. After his hard work and huge reward, a number of enthusiasts of computer hardware are attracted to it and are seeking to obtain a piece from this newly discovered digital gold pit for themselves.
This complete summary of the ideas from Robert Kiyosaki and Sharon Lechter's book "Rich Dad, Poor Dad" shows that what is in your head ultimately determines what is in your hands: if you want to improve your circumstances, you need to change the way you think. This summary highlights the importance of educating yourself and developing financial intelligence by spending time with successful people, reading books, and attending seminars. All in all, this summary shows that your life will be more rewarding and more fulfilling if you just take the time to learn and think about where you’re heading.
Added-Value of this summary:
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• Understand the key concepts
• Expand your business knowledge
To learn more, read "Rich Dad, Poor Dad" and discover that the path to financial wealth does not lie in playing it safe. It’s far more important to play it smart.
This book will provide you with an insight into what Bitcoins are and where they came from. It will explain to you how bitcoins can be used, where you can get them, and how Bitcoin compares to real money.
You will also discover how the Bitcoin process works, so that you can get your own wallet started. From downloading the software, to obtaining and using an address, you will discover all there is to know about Bitcoin and digital currency. You will also be provided with information on mining.
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Where to Make Money Online
Creating websites and search engine optimization
Selling your products online
Testing games and mobile applications
Taking part in research and surveys
Online Communication with Clients and Assistants
How to Grow Your Online Resume
How to Avoid Cyber Criminals
How to Make Money Online
WHAT INTERNET TRADE ARE YOU INTERESTED IN?
WHAT DOES YOUR WEBSITE SAY ABOUT YOU?
JACK OF ALL TRADES
WHO IS YOUR MENTOR?
SUCCESS LIES IN YOUR ATTITUDE
TIME TO SAY ADIEU!
The internet has totally revolutionized how people do business. Unlike in the past where employers and employees had to be in constant physical contact, currently you can employ somebody who is thousands of miles away. Actually, it is now normal to hear of a large company whose employees are distributed over different countries or continents. The demand for online workforce is ever increasing due to the increase in internet penetration in different parts of the world. This means that there are currently unlimited jobs that you can do over the internet from any part of the world.
One major advantage of freelancing through the internet is that you get to be your own boss. This means that you’ll be the one managing your time and deciding the nature of job you want to do. You also have the freedom to choose when and where to do your job as long as you meet your clients’ specifications.
With experience and dedication to your job, the internet can pay very well. This is part of the reason as to why more and more people are leaving their permanent jobs so as to establish their presence on the internet and start doing online jobs.
Apart from the fact that you get to interact with several people from different parts of the world, the internet also provides a platform for you to display your skills and experience(s) to a larger population. This means that you are likely to have a larger customer base over the internet than anywhere else.
With this and many more advantages of doing online jobs, anybody who’s interested in making extra cash can’t afford to ignore reading the book “How to Start Making Money online”. This book is designed to help anybody thinking of doing online jobs. Even if you have experience in doing online jobs, you still need to read this book so as to learn how you can expand your online resume and hence increase your income.
Inside this book you’ll find tips on how to relate with your assistants and clients so as to grow your business (online company.) By simply reading the book “How to Start Making Money Online,” you’ll learn skills on how to secure your online business by avoiding cyber criminals and conmen.
If you’re a newcomer in doing online jobs, all you need to do is read this book and you’ll get a list of all jobs that you can do over the internet.
Start your journey to a secure and financially stable future by reading “How to Start Making Money Online!!!”
This complete summary of the ideas from J. David Kuo's book "Dot.Bomb" shows how Craig Winn, a retail business founder, predicted how retail would one day be run by technology. To stay ahead of the curve, he founded ValueAmerica.com, which became a pioneer after the spread of the internet. However, success did not last long. This summary tells the story of how ValueAmerica.com went from a frontrunner, backed by companies like Microsoft, to a failed company that crashed and lost hundreds of millions.
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“[Taleb is] Wall Street’s principal dissident. . . . [Fooled By Randomness] is to conventional Wall Street wisdom approximately what Martin Luther’s ninety-nine theses were to the Catholic Church.”
–Malcolm Gladwell, The New Yorker
Finally in paperback, the word-of-mouth sensation that will change the way you think about the markets and the world.This book is about luck: more precisely how we perceive luck in our personal and professional experiences.
Set against the backdrop of the most conspicuous forum in which luck is mistaken for skill–the world of business–Fooled by Randomness is an irreverent, iconoclastic, eye-opening, and endlessly entertaining exploration of one of the least understood forces in all of our lives.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
The Buy Side, by former Galleon Group trader Turney Duff, portrays an after-hours Wall Street culture where drugs and sex are rampant and billions in trading commissions flow to those who dangle the most enticements. A remarkable writing debut, filled with indelible moments, The Buy Side shows as no book ever has the rewards – and dizzying temptations – of making a living on the Street.
Growing up in the 1980’s Turney Duff was your average kid from Kennebunk, Maine, eager to expand his horizons. After trying – and failing – to land a job as a journalist, he secured a trainee position at Morgan Stanley and got his first feel for the pecking order that exists in the trading pits. Those on the “buy side,” the traders who make large bets on whether a stock will rise or fall, are the “alphas” and those on the “sell side,” the brokers who handle their business, are eager to please.
How eager to please was brought home stunningly to Turney in 1999 when he arrived at the Galleon Group, a colossal hedge-fund management firm run by secretive founder Raj Rajaratnam. Finally in a position to trade on his own, Turney was encouraged to socialize with the sell side and siphon from his new broker friends as much information as possible. Soon he was not just vacuuming up valuable tips but also being lured into a variety of hedonistic pursuits. Naïve enough to believe he could keep up the lifestyle without paying a price, he managed to keep an eye on his buy-and-sell charts and, meanwhile, pondered the strange goings on at Galleon, where tens of millions were being made each week in sometimes mysterious ways.
At his next positions, at Argus Partners and J.L. Berkowitz, Turney climbed to even higher heights – and, as it turned out, plummeted to even lower depths – as, by day, he solidified his reputation one of the Street’s most powerful healthcare traders, and by night, he blazed a path through the city’s nightclubs, showing off his social genius and voraciously inhaling any drug that would fill the void he felt inside.
A mesmerizingly immersive journey through Wall Street’s first millennial decade, and a poignant self portrait by a young man who surely would have destroyed himself were it not for his decision to walk away from a seven-figure annual income, The Buy Side is one of the best coming-of-age-on-the-Street books ever written.
From the Hardcover edition.
The financial crisis that exploded in 2008 isn’t past but prologue. The grifter class—made up of the largest players in the financial industry and the politicians who do their bidding—has been growing in power, and the crisis was only one terrifying manifestation of how they’ve hijacked America’s political and economic life.
Matt Taibbi has combined deep sources, trailblazing reportage, and provocative analysis to create the most lucid, emotionally galvanizing account yet written of this ongoing American crisis. He offers fresh reporting on the backroom deals of the bailout; tells the story of Goldman Sachs, the “vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity”; and uncovers the hidden commodities bubble that transferred billions of dollars to Wall Street while creating food shortages around the world.
This is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand the labyrinthine inner workings of this country, and the profound consequences for us all.
In this book, you’ll learn how financial planning works. You’ll learn to take stock of your current financial situation, set goals and a course of action, and then evaluating those strategies. This book will teach you how to put your financial plan into action, and then review and revise that plan as necessary. This step-by-step guide will prepare you for any future financial planning as well.
This book contains the following topics that will guide you through the path of Financial Planning And Analysis.
Table of Contents
What Is Financial Planning?
The Need for Financial Planning.
Who Is A Financial Planner?
Remuneration Of Financial Planners
Who Needs Financial Planning Advice?
Who Is A Successful Financial Planner?
Comprehensive Financial Planning-- A Six-Step Process
Why Companies Issue Equity Share?
Risks Associated With Equity Investing:
Checking Your Equity Investment 39
Tax Impact On Your Equity Investment Returns.
Insights On Gold Investing
Why Gold Should Form Part Of Your Investment Portfolio
SECURITY AGAINST GLOBAL UPHEAVALS:
SIMPLE TO STORE:
HEDGE AGAINST INFLATION:
Ways of Investing In Gold
Different Forms Of Gold Investing – A Comparison.
Tax On Gold Investing:
Gold Is A 'Capital Asset':
Capital Gains Tax On Physical Gold
Wide range Tax On Physical Gold:
Tax obligation Applicable On Gold Futures Contracts.
Tax Applicable On Gold Etfs:
Misconceptions About Gold.
MISCONCEPTION: Investment In Stock Is Better Than Gold.
Misconception: Gold Is A Risky Investment.
Misconception: If Your Jeweller Is Willing To Buy Back The Gold You Purchase From.
Misconception: It Is Safer To Buy Branded Jewellery Than To Buy Jewellery From.
Plan Your Life Insurance
Paid up policy
2. Cleaning Your Life Insurance Portfolio
Plan Your Health Insurance
Compensation Based Policies Vs. Lump Sum Benefit Plans
Individual Vs. Family Floater Health Insurance Policies.
When To Buy Health Insurance—When Healthy Vs. When Unhealthy
Health Insurance Protects Your Wealth.
It 'S A Long-Term Product, Not Short-Term
What Is The Waiting Period?
Tax Benefits Of Health Insurance.
5 Things To Look For In A Health Insurance Policy
1. Go For A Basic Policy
2. Maximum Renewal Age.
3. Consider Sub Limits And Caps.
4. Optimum Cover.
5. Insurer Credibility.
Good Websites To Check And Compare Health Insurance
Plan Your Emergency Fund
Peace Of Mind
How Much To Keep Aside
Where To Invest?
1. Savings Bank Account
2. Liquid Funds
3. Online Fixed Deposits
4. Credit Card
What Is Retirement Planning?
What Is The Need For Retirement Planning?
Rising Cost Of Medical Services
Failure Of Joint Family System
Rise In Longevity
Why The Need For Retirement Planning Is Increasing
Who Needs Retirement Planning Advice?
Role Of Financial Planners In Making Efficient Retirement Plans
Exactly how Are Financial Planning And Retirement Planning Interrelated?
Exactly how Can My Retirement End up being Tax obligation Reliable?
Step 1: Start Early And Retire Peacefully.
Step 2: Have A Concrete Plan
Step 3: Consult A Financial Planner/Financial Advisor
Step 4: Monitor The Investments And Review The Plan:………………………………………………………………………..
Step 5: Do Not Dip Into Your Retirement Savings