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These two books will provide you with information that will help you understand further how things are connected and the minds implication in all of this.


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Is there a way to mark this thread as a favorite so I can come back to it later?

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I definitely reccomend this book. Besides, Carter is the trader, not like many other authors

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also for those who are not in the hype of the day trading, this book might be interesting

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In addition to the listings above I've found the following either directly useful or interesting background:

Link - High Probability Trading
Technical Analysis Of The Financial Markets - Murphy
Momentum, Direction And Divergence - Blau
Mesa And Trading Market Cycles - Ehlers
Fortune's Forumula - Poundstone
Against The Gods, The Remarkable Story Of Risk - Bernstein
Fooled By Randomness - Taleb
The (Mis)behaviour Of The Markets - Mandelbrot

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This is more then a programming book this is a cook book:


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Another good one for the mind: TNT: The Power Within You: Claude M. Bristol, Harold Sherman: Books

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Gary uploaded to the file sharing section an interesting ebook. The author is Markus Heitkoetter, the book is The Complete Guide to Daytrading. The Complete Guide to Day Trading: A Practical Manual From a Professional Day Trading Coach: Markus Heitkoetter: Books

For whatever reason he made the book available for download for free. It's in our file sharing section (courtesy of Gary) here:

I skimmed the book. It has a some good sound advice but is really written for beginners or for people that have so far ignored the good sound advice of others. The forum has plenty of both


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Here is my list.

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Here are some in no particular order.

Master the Markets - Williams
Reminisces of a Stock Operator - LeFevre
The Logical Trader - Fisher
The Ultimate Trading Guide - Hill, Pruitt, Hill
The Trading Method That Can Make You Rich - Kelly
Trading with the Odds - Kase
Think and Grow Rich - Hill
Trading for a Living - Elder
How to Make Money in Stocks - O'Neil
Trading Classic Chart Patterns - Bulkowski
Maximum Adverse Excursion - Sweeney
Market Wizards - Schwager
The Definitive Guide to Point and Figure - du Plessis
The Secret Science of Price and Volume - Ord
The Three Skills of Top Trading - Pruden
Long-Term Secrets to Short-Term Trading - Williams
Trading in the Zone - Douglas
Technical Analysis Explained - Pring
Way of the Turtle - Faith
The New Science of Technical Analysis - DeMark
The Profit Magic of Stock Transaction Timing - Hurst
Pit Bull - Schwartz
How I Made $2,000,000 in the Stock Market - Darvas
Street Smarts - Connors and Raschke
High Impact Day Trading - Barnes
Cracking the Money Code - Williams
Getting Things Done - Allen
New Market Timing Techniques - DeMark
Secrets for Profiting in Bull and Bear Markets - Weinstein
The Relaxation Response - Benson
Methods of a Wall Street Master - Sperandeo
Focal Point - Tracy
Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom - Tharp
Intermarket Analysis - Murphy
The Brain That Changes Itself - Doidge
Trade Chart Patterns Like the Pros - Duddella
Mastering the Trade - Carter
Profitability and Systematic Trading - Harris
Beyond Technical Analysis - Chande
Trading the Ross Hook - Ross
Japanese Candlestick Charting Techniques - Nison
Influence - Cialdini
The Sedona Method - Dwoskin
Trading is a Business - Ross
The Commitments of Traders Bible - Briese

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