howard masters

San José, Costa Rica

#1 Nov 2, 2008
Hello..I am just starting to learn to trade… I am looking for opinions on the best trading books… I have read Robert Dorfman's Hedge Fund Trading Secrets Revealed , Jim Cramers's Confessions of a Street Addict..(written before he got super famous) and Richard Arms’ Stop and Make Money: How To Profit in the Stock Market Using Volume and Stop Orders. All 3 are riveting and very informative and gave me info on how all this stuff works… Anyone have other recommendations?
milt tomkins

Managua, Nicaragua

#2 Nov 28, 2008
howard... great 3 picks.....3 of my favorite also.... especially hedge Fund Trading Secrets Revealed...

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#3 May 10, 2010
Valuable to share!
Mika

Netherlands

#4 Apr 24, 2012
"The small stock trader" by Mika is also a small unique book that covers almost all the major stock market topics such as the traits of a successful small stock trader, how to choose a few simple focus stocks, market sentiment and industry, fundamental analysis, technical analysis, short selling, your edge and competition, catalysts that move the stock prices, stock trading plan, discipline, risk management and psychology. It is a simple book of about 100 small-sized pages (more like a collection of tips, perhaps 4-5 hours read), but it will answer many of your questions, so, it is a great book to start (no need to mention that about 90% of your lessons you are going to learn from your own experience/mistakes). It is also a fun-to-read book, as it is accompanied by a few jokes and observations from poker, intelligence world, relationships, happiness, Zen, and psychology.

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