Financial Freedom Through Electronic Day Trading by Van K. TharpFinancial Freedom Through Electronic Day Trading by Van K. Tharp

Financial Freedom Through Electronic Day Trading

byVan K. Tharp, Brian June

Hardcover | January 8, 2001

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An increasing number of investors are entering the high-risk world of electronic day trading—often before they’ve learned the basic principles and safeguards. Financial Freedom Through Electronic Day Trading combines Van Tharp’s mastery of trading psychology with Brian June’s nuts-and-bolts expertise to give day traders the proven strategies and information they need to survive and succeed.

From little-known day trading entries and exits to techniques that foster winning attitudes and styles, these practical ideas will help readers develop their own personalized trading systems. The perfect combination of psychological preparation and hands-on practice, it discusses:
*Market analysis from a day trading perspective
*Techniques for determining a market maker’s position
*The best day trading software

Van K. Tharp, Ph.D., is president of the International Institute of Trading Mastery (IITM) and has been a consultant to traders and investors for over 15 years. Internationally recognized as today's number one coach and trainer for traders, Dr. Tharp is the author of Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom as well as a five-volume home stu...
Title:Financial Freedom Through Electronic Day TradingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:388 pages, 9.1 × 6.4 × 1.2 inPublished:January 8, 2001Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071362959

ISBN - 13:9780071362955

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent resource I`m a fan of Van Tharps writing style, he puts a personal spin on the conveyance of his knowledge and experiences. This book contains not only trading principals (psychological and technical) but also how to approach your trading as a business, and a successful one at that. A well rounded book that doesn't overlook details such as common mistakes made and creating a daily routine.
Date published: 2009-02-10

Table of Contents

Part One: How to Develop a "Laser-Guided Rocket" to Trading Success.

Chapter 1: The Journey to Trading Mastery.

Chapter 2: Prepare YOurself for Trading Heights.

Chapter 3: Design a Plan Even Goldman Sachs Might Envy.

Part Two: Putting the "Laser-Guided Rocket" Together.

Chapter 4: The Trader's Toolkit: Essential Secrets for Getting the Most from Your Hardware and Software.

Chapter 5: Understanding the Golden Rule of Trading - R Multiples and Expectancy.

Chapter 6: Position Sizing: The Key That Makes It All Work for You.

Chapter 7: Prelaunch Preparation - Your Daily Routine.

Part Three: Launching Your Trading Rocket.

Chapter 8: The Trading Day Liftoff: Navigating Trade by Trade.

Chapter 9: Market-Making Strategies.

Chapter 10: Momentum Strategies.

Part Four: Feedback and Maintenance.

Chapter 11: Common Mistakes Everyone Makes - And How You Can Avoid Them.

Chapter 12: Getting Feedback and Refining the Process.

Chapter 13: Peak Performance Trading - The Keys to Gaining Control of Your Trading.

From Our Editors

We’ve all heard by now how easy it is to make millions being a day trader on the Internet. Many people are looking to make big money in the high-risk game of day trading. However, before you jump in, this is one book you would be wise to read. Financial Freedom Through Electronic Day Trading from authors Van K. Tharp Ph, D. and Brian June mixes the psychology of day trading with the fundamentals of it. The book offers practical ideas that assist readers in developing their own individual strategies. They provide techniques for determining a market’s temperment, and further how to recognizing the best time to make a trade. This guide covers many aspects of this high-risk endeavour, and investors would be wise to consult these pages.