Some highly recommended books | Traders Hideout


futures.io - futures trading strategies, market news, trading charts and platforms


Traders Hideout


Discuss day trading practices and futures trading strategies on this forum for all markets. This forum is also for discussing and reviews for brokers, data feeds, and commercial or third party add-ons




 

Some highly recommended books

  #140 (permalink)

Clerkenwell, London
 
Trading Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader
Broker/Data: Mirus Futures/Zen-Fire
Favorite Futures: 6E
 
martifc's Avatar
 
Posts: 59 since Dec 2010
Thanks: 16 given, 26 received


Big Mike View Post
Moderator Notice
Moderator Notice



BTW, I did not care for Trading in the Zone but many do. Market Wizards, and Market Wizards II, and Reminiscences of a Stock Operator are all must-reads.

Mike

I found Trading In The Zone to be excellent for the psychological aspects of trading (the importance of truly thinking in probabilities and not just paying lip service to it). However it is repetitive and contains lots of needless waffle. I condensed the book into 6 pages of A4 which I sometimes re-read.


I don't much care for technical trading books. The Market Wizards books are great. Reminiscences of a Stock Operator (annotated edition very helpful for those aged under 100) is next. I'm gonna get Pit Bull on the strength of recommendations here. Beat The Forex Dealer also sounds like it might be a good read.

Reply With Quote