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Trade Like a Hedge Fund: 20 Successful Uncorrelated Strategies and Techniques to Winning Profits [NOOK Book]

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Praise for Trade Like a Hedge Fund

"If you want factual advice based on real research, this is a must-read."
–Larry Williams, author, The Right Stock at the Right Time

"Altucher, a successful money manager, reveals his most profitable stock trading strategies and how to use them, despite strong protests from his partners and clients. Never look a gift horse in the mouth. Grab them ASAP!"
–Yale Hirsch, founder of Stock Trader’s Almanac and ...

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Trade Like a Hedge Fund: 20 Successful Uncorrelated Strategies and Techniques to Winning Profits

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Overview

Praise for Trade Like a Hedge Fund

"If you want factual advice based on real research, this is a must-read."
–Larry Williams, author, The Right Stock at the Right Time

"Altucher, a successful money manager, reveals his most profitable stock trading strategies and how to use them, despite strong protests from his partners and clients. Never look a gift horse in the mouth. Grab them ASAP!"
–Yale Hirsch, founder of Stock Trader’s Almanac and editor of thirty-seven annual editions

"I can’t believe that James Altucher has written this book! He’s given away dozens of ways I know to make money. I am glad I’m not in the game anymore. He could ruin it."
–James J. Cramer, founder and markets commentator of TheStreet.com, and cohost of CNBC’s Kudlow & Cramer

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Editorial Reviews

SmartMoney.com
Trade Like a Hedge Fund is to investing what Julia Child's The Art of French Cooking is to cuisine.
Donald Luskin
TheStreet.com
Should you have this in your library? Most definitely, it...maps out exactly how to turn theory into profits.
Gary B. Smith
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118045787
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/13/2011
  • Series: Wiley Trading , #214
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 1,362,305
  • File size: 6 MB

Meet the Author

JAMES ALTUCHER is a partner at Subway Capital, a hedge fund focused on special arbitrage situations and short-term statistically based strategies. He writes for TheStreet.com, Street Insight, and StreetView, and has been a guest on the television show Kudlow & Cramer. Previously, he was a partner with the technology venture capital firm 212 Ventures and was CEO and founder of Vaultus, a wireless and software company. He holds a BA in computer science from Cornell and attended graduate school for computer science at Carnegie Mellon University.
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Table of Contents

Introduction.

TECHNIQUE 1: The Bread and Butter Trade—Playing Gaps.

TECHNIQUE 2: How to Play the QQ Q-SPY Spread Using Unilateral Pairs Trading.

TECHNIQUE 3: Buying Bankruptcies.

TECHNIQUE 4: Using the TICK.

TECHNIQUE 5: Playing the Bands.

TECHNIQUE 6: Stocks Less Than $5.

TECHNIQUE 7: The Slow Turtle.

TECHNIQUE 8: The QQQ Crash System.

TECHNIQUE 9: The Relative Fed Model (and Other Fun Things You Can Do with Yields).

TECHNIQUE 10: Deletions from the Indexes.

TECHNIQUE 11: Everything You Wanted to Know About the 200-Day Moving Average but Were Afraid to Ask.

TECHNIQUE 12: End of Quarter, End of Month, Outside Month.

TECHNIQUE 13: Ten Percent Down—Panic 101.

TECHNIQUE 14: Taking Advantage of Option Expiration Day.

TECHNIQUE 15: Extreme Convertible Arbitrage.

TECHNIQUE 16: Intraday Bollinger Bands.

TECHNIQUE 17: All Good Things Come in Fours (“4” Is a Magic Number).

TECHNIQUE 18: The Wednesday Reversal.

TECHNIQUE 19: What Does Not Work?

TECHNIQUE 20: Reading List.

Index.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 14, 2005

    Reality of how a portfolio works. Use mathmatics, not sentiments to trade.

    This is an excellent book because it shows two points: 1. There's not a single technique that brings winnings all the time. You will lose, but as long as you win more than you lose, you're ahead. 2. Going back to mathmatics and technical analysis. I have been in the market long enough to practice technical analysis, fundamentals, and news. The best method so far is technical analysis, and this book not only use technical analysis, but it uses mathmatics to develop techniques. This book is short, no BS. Although I admit, some of these techniques have been around for decades... But the author has tested them with past data to show profitability. Very good book overall, definitely a good read for beginners and intermediate folks.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 27, 2006

    im a bird lover

    i love birds and i love this book i recommend this book to anyone that has an interest in achieving success todays modern bird stock market.

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