Test your trading knowledge and skills without risking any money
You may read the best trading book, but how much of that knowledge will you retain a week later? This is why you need this Study Guide for The New Trading for a Living. It′ll give you a firmer grasp of the essential trading rules and skills. This Study Guide, based on the bestselling trading book of all time, was created by its author to help you master the key points of his classic book.
The Study Guide′s 170 multiple–choice questions are divided into 11 chapters, each with its own rating scale. They cover the entire range of trading topics, from psychology to system design, from risk management to becoming an organized trader. Each question is linked to a specific chapter in the main book, while the Answers section functions like a mini–textbook. It doesn′t just tell you that A is right or B is wrong it provides extensive comments on both the correct and incorrect answers.
This Study Guide also contains 17 charts that challenge you to recognize various trading signals and patterns. Everything is designed to help you become a better trader.
The Study Guide and The New Trading for a Living are designed to work together as a unique educational tool. The Study Guide for The New Trading for a Living is a valuable resource for any trader who wants to achieve sustainable market success.
The best–selling trading book of all time updated for the new era
The New Trading for a Living updates a modern classic, popular worldwide among both private and institutional traders. This revised and expanded edition brings time–tested concepts in gear with today′s fast–moving markets, adding new studies and techniques for the modern trader.
This classic guide teaches a calm and disciplined approach to the markets. It emphasizes risk management along with self–management and provides clear rules for both. The New Trading for a Living includes templates for rating stock picks, creating trade plans, and rating your own readiness to trade. It provides the knowledge, perspective, and tools for developing your own effective trading system.
The New Trading for a Living expands upon the original to become an even more valuable resource:
- Overcome barriers to success and develop stronger discipline
- Identify asymmetrical market zones, where rewards are higher and risks lower
- Master money management as you set entries, targets, and stops
- Use a record–keeping system that will make you into your own teacher
Successful trading is based on knowledge, focus, and discipline. The New Trading for a Living will lift your trading to a higher level by sharing classic wisdom along with modern market tools.
About This Study Guide ix
PART I Questions and Rating Scales 1
ONE Individual Psychology 7
TWO Mass Psychology 13
THREE Classical Chart Analysis 19
FOUR Computerized Technical Analysis 27
FIVE Volume and Time 37
SIX General Market Indicators 49
SEVEN Trading Systems 57
EIGHT Trading Vehicles 65
NINE Risk Management 71
TEN Practical Details 79
ELEVEN Good Record–Keeping 85
PART II Answers and Comments 89
ONE Individual Psychology 95
TWO Mass Psychology 99
THREE Classical Chart Analysis 103
FOUR Computerized Technical Analysis 107
FIVE Volume and Time 113
SIX General Market Indicators 119
SEVEN Trading Systems 123
EIGHT Trading Vehicles 129
NINE Risk Management 133
TEN Practical Details 137
ELEVEN Good Record–Keeping 141
About the Author 149