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Trading For Dummies, 3rd Edition

ISBN: 978-1-118-68118-3
Paperback
408 pages
October 2013
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Introduction 1

Part I: Getting Started with Trading 5

Chapter 1: The Ups and Downs of Trading Stocks 7

Chapter 2: Exploring Markets and Stock Exchanges 19

Chapter 3: Going for Broke(r): Discovering Brokerage Options 31

Chapter 4: Putting Your Key Business Tool to Work: The Computer 47

Part II: Reading the Fundamentals: Fundamental Analysis 63

Chapter 5: Fundamentals 101: Observing Market Behavior 65

Chapter 6: Digging Into Fundamental Analysis 83

Chapter 7: Listening to Analyst Calls 103

Part III: Reading the Charts: Technical Analysis 117

Chapter 8: Reading the Tea Leaves: Does Technical Analysis Work? 119

Chapter 9: Reading Bar Charts Is Easy (Really) 131

Chapter 10: Following Trends for Fun and Profit 151

Chapter 11: Calculating Indicators and Oscillators 167

Part IV: Developing Strategies for When to Buy and Sell Stocks 187

Chapter 12: Money Management Techniques: When to Hold 'em, When to Fold 'em 189

Chapter 13: Using Fundamental and Technical Analyses for Optimum Strategy 205

Chapter 14: Minimizing Trading Risks Using Exchange-Traded Funds 223

Chapter 15: Executing Your Trades 233

Chapter 16: Developing Your Own Powerful Trading System 251

Part V: Risk-Taker’s Paradise 269

Chapter 17: The Basics of Swing Trading 271

Chapter 18: The Basics of Day Trading 285

Chapter 19: Doing It by Derivatives 299

Chapter 20: Going Foreign (Forex) 317

Chapter 21: Trading for Others: Obtaining Trading Licenses and Certifications 333

Part VI: The Part of Tens 347

Chapter 22: More Than Ten Huge Trading Mistakes 349

Chapter 23: Ten Trading Survival Techniques 357

Index 363

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