Forex Conquered: High Probability Systems and Strategies for Active Traders

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If you intend on successfully trading in today's foreignexchange market, you need to be familiar with the strategies andsystems that can help you capture consistent profits andeffectively manage risk. Nobody knows this better than author JohnPerson. With almost thirty years of experience in the tradingbusiness—as a broker, trader, and teacher oftraders—Person understands what it takes to make it in thisfast-paced environment, and with Forex Conquered, he wants to showyou how.

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Overview

If you intend on successfully trading in today's foreignexchange market, you need to be familiar with the strategies andsystems that can help you capture consistent profits andeffectively manage risk. Nobody knows this better than author JohnPerson. With almost thirty years of experience in the tradingbusiness—as a broker, trader, and teacher oftraders—Person understands what it takes to make it in thisfast-paced environment, and with Forex Conquered, he wants to showyou how.

Whether you're a position trader, swing trader, or day trader,Forex Conquered can show you how to successfully navigate thisdynamic market by using proven technical analysis techniques.Filled with in-depth insight, expert advice, and detailed examples,this book presents you with a comprehensive set of trading toolsand reliable trading tactics that can be applied to everyday forextrading. And through discussions of different issues associatedwith trading the currency market, it also provides you with theknowledge needed to properly enter a position; identify a tradesetup, trigger, or entry execution order; effectively place stops;and exit a trade without hesitation.

Written with the serious trader in mind, Forex Conquered:

  • Examines what it takes to develop a trading system, how toevaluate it from a hypothetical standpoint, and apply it inreal-world forex trading situations
  • Covers the fundamentals of candlestick charting and explains howto utilize them
  • Highlights the benefits that leading price indicators likeFibonacci price corrections, extensions, and projections analysishave to offer
  • Introduces Elliott wave theory and illustrates how to apply thismethod in the forex market
  • Outlines three effective trading systems based on pivotpoints—the stochastics system, the MACD histogram system, andthe pivot point moving average system—that can be immediatelyimplemented in your forex trading endeavors
  • Explores essential trade and risk management issues

In addition to the valuable information found throughout thesepages, this book's companion CD contains a Fibonacci calculator aswell as a pivot point calculator, which can assist you indeveloping a trading plan without having to purchase extrasoftware. Best of all, these calculators may give you an edge indetermining longer-term price objectives, such as quarterly orannual price outlooks, which most software cannot do. The CD alsoincludes six separate tutorials totaling more than 40 minutes ofone-on-one instruction.

You can achieve success in today's foreign exchange market, andForex Conquered can show you how. This practical guide will helpyou make the most informed trading decisions possible and show youhow to profit from one of the largest financial markets in theworld.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470097793
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 3/9/2007
  • Series: Wiley Trading Series
  • Edition description: With CD-Rom
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 6.28 (w) x 9.19 (h) x 1.13 (d)

Meet the Author

John L. Person, CTA, is President of Nationalfutures.com, a professional advisory service, and President of J&B Capital Management. In 1998, he developed his own proprietary trading system and began publishing the Bottom-Line Financial and Futures Newsletter, a weekly commodity publication that incorporates fundamental developments as well as technical analysis that includes the data from his trading system, using pivot points combined with candlesticks. Person has appeared regularly on CNBC and is widely quoted by Reuters and MarketWatch from Dow Jones. He has also written many articles for major investment magazines, and is the author of A Complete Guide to Technical Trading Tactics and Candlestick and Pivot Point Trading Triggers (both published by Wiley).

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Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Disclaimer.

CHAPTER 1 The Business of Trading Money.

CHAPTER 2 Pivot Point Analysis, Filtering Methods, and MovingAverages.

CHAPTER 3 Candlestick Charting.

CHAPTER 4 Traditional Chart Patterns.

CHAPTER 5 Indicators and Oscillators: Stochastics and MACD.

CHAPTER 6 Fibonacci Combined with Pivot Points.

CHAPTER 7 Elliott Wave Theory.

CHAPTER 8 Trading Systems: Combining Pivots with Indicators.

CHAPTER 9 Selecting Your Trading Window Frames.

CHAPTER 10 Risk and Trade Management: Stop Selection, ScalingOut, and Setting Profit Targets.

CHAPTER 11 Game Psychology: Techniques to Master YourEmotions.

Postscript.

Glossary.

About the CD-ROM.

Index.

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