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Entries and Exits: Visits to Sixteen Trading Rooms

ISBN: 978-0-471-67805-2
352 pages
April 2006
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Come behind closed doors and see real trades made by real traders.

Dr. Alexander Elder leads you into 16 trading rooms where you meet traders who open up their diaries and show you their trades. Some of them manage money, others trade for themselves; some trade for a living, others are on the semi-professional level. All are totally serious and honest in sharing their trades with those who would like to learn. You will meet American and international traders who trade stocks, futures, and options using a variety of methods. All are normally very private, but now, thanks to their relationships with Dr. Elder, you can see exactly how these traders decide to enter and exit trades. Each chapter illustrates an entry and an exit for two trades, with comments by Dr. Elder. With this book as your guide, you can get closer to mastering the key themes of trading—psychology, tactics, risk control, record keeping, and the decision-making process.

The companion Study Guide is filled with striking insights and practical advice allowing you to test your knowledge and reinforce the principles outlined in Entries & Exits.

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Sherri Haskell A Logical Way of Looking at Things.

Chapter 2: Fred Schutzman My Computer Can Do the Trading for Me.

Chapter 3: Andrea Perolo Simple Charts, Clear and Uncluttered.

Chapter 4: Sohail Rabbani The Discipline of Loss Control.

Chapter 5: Ray Testa Jr. Developing a Consistent Approach.

Chapter 6: James (Mike) McMahon A Successful Engineer Has a Disadvantage.

Chapter 7: Gerald Appel Looking for Favorable Probabilities.

Chapter 8: Michael Brenke To Keep Repeating What I Did Right.

Chapter 9: Kerry Lovvorn A Squeeze Play.

Chapter 10: Dr. Diane Buffalin Dancing Like Fred Astaire, Only Going Backwards and in High Heels.

Chapter 11: David Weis Price-Volume Behavior Is Steeped in Reality.

Chapter 12: William Doane The Bigger the Foundation, the Taller the Building.

Chapter 13: Peter Tatarnikov We Analyze People Who Analyze Markets.

Chapter 14: Damir Makhmudov Technical Signals in the Fundamental Context.

Chapter 15: Pascal Willain Effective Volume.

Chapter 16: Martin Knapp Do It Right the Next Time Around.


Your Trading Room.


Reading Lists.


About the Author.


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Author Information

DR. ALEXANDER ELDER is a professional trader, a teacher of traders, and a practicing psychiatrist. He is the founder of elder.com, an educational firm for traders worldwide. Dr. Elder is the author of two international bestsellers, Trading for a Living and Come Into My Trading Room (and their companion study guides), both published by Wiley. He is an avid traveler, as chronicled in his book Straying from the Flock: Travels in New Zealand (Wiley).

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