DescriptionMarkets trend: up, down and sideways. Stocks never stand still. Knowing this, how can you consistently profit from the Australian stock market?
In Trade My Way, best-selling author and sharemarket expert Alan Hull reveals his two short-term trading strategies—active trading and breakout trading. These tried-and-tested strategies will help you turn a profit no matter which way the stock market is trending.
Written in easy-to-understand, engaging language, Trade My Way also offers:
- a simple introduction to share trading for beginners
- a complete guide to understanding and interpreting price charts
- risk management essentials for trading success
- MetaStock indicator formulas for more experienced traders
- detailed step-by-step trading simulations.
Buy and sell stocks for profit like a professional—become an active trader!
About the author xi
Part I: A few things you should know 1
1 What is share trading? 3
2 What is charting? 15
3 Modern technical analysis 29
4 Risk management 47
5 Anatomy of a trade 65
Part II: Active trading 81
6 Introduction to active trading 83
7 Tools of the trade for active trading 93
8 Taking active trading for a test drive (by Simon Sherwood) 107
Part III: Breakout trading 131
9 Introduction to breakout trading 133
10 Tools for breakout trading 147
11 Applying the breakout trading strategy 163
12 Taking breakout trading for a test drive (by Janice Korevaar) 175
Part IV: In conclusion 193
13 The biggest problem is you 195
14 Keep your eye on the ball 203
15 Blue chip share trading 213
Appendix A: MetaStock indicator formulae for active trading 221
Appendix B: MetaStock indicator formulae for breakout trading 223
Appendix C: Trading performance and strategy review 225