Category Archives: Essential Traders Library

12 Lessons from Reminiscences of a Stock Operator

/>Written almost 100 years. Few trading books have had the influence and lasting popularity as Edwin Lefèvre’s Reminiscences of a Stock Operator. As we get to the end of another calendar year I decided to re-read one of my all-time favorite books. The book is mostly biographical and was written with and from the point of […]

5 Trend Following Indicators for Forex Traders

In this article I discuss five technical indicators that are used by trend following forex traders. In 2004, Michael Covel published the book Trend Following. The book revealed a world of famous and less well-known traders who had used the trend following philosophy to make millions of dollars in the financial markets. The traders profiled in the book included John W. […]

8 Trading Lessons From Market Wizards

8 Lessons from Market Wizards

In this article I discuss the book, Market Wizards, by Jack D. Schwager. The book is one of the best books on trading ever written and a source of inspiration for many traders over the years. Market Wizards contains a depth of information that must be absorbed slowly through multiple reads. Over the years, I have read […]

Essential Trader’s Library: Come into my Trading Room

Tradinformed Essential Traders Libarary - Come into Trading Room

“There is only one rational reason to trade – to make money” – Dr. Alexander Elder First on my list of the Essential Trader’s Library is Come Into My Trading Room: A Complete Guide to Trading by Dr Alexander Elder.  I am starting with a review of this book simply because it is my favourite.  Out […]