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The Essentials Of Trading: From The Basics To Building A Winning Strategy (300 pages, $60 hardcover, 2006, ISBN 0-471-79063-X) by John Forman, published by John Wiley & Sons.
“Buy low. Sell high.” It sounds easy, but the reality is very different. Changing market trends can make for turbulent trading. Lack of concentration can lead to costly mistakes. This book is written for those just
beginning their journey into trading and provides a base of knowledge from which you can develop trading methods, systems, and techniques that suit you best. From the basics of analyzing a stock and placing a
trade, through trading plans and risk management
to the building of trading systems, this is your source of practical advice.