Trading 102: Getting Down to Business

Trading 102: Getting Down to Business

by Sunny J. Harris, Adrienne L. Toghraie
     
 

Trading 102 In her much-praised and highly popular book, Trading 101, Sunny Harris offered novices a crash course on the basics of the field, from puts and calls to stocks and bonds to GDPs and EMAVs. Now, for those looking to continue their education, Harris presents Trading 102: Getting Down to Business, an invaluable roadmap to taking the next step:

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Trading 102 In her much-praised and highly popular book, Trading 101, Sunny Harris offered novices a crash course on the basics of the field, from puts and calls to stocks and bonds to GDPs and EMAVs. Now, for those looking to continue their education, Harris presents Trading 102: Getting Down to Business, an invaluable roadmap to taking the next step: designing an individual trading system and starting a personal trading business. Picking up where Trading 101 left off, this unique nuts-and-bolts guide gives budding fund managers everything they need to know about the mechanics of creating, testing, and implementing personal trading methodologies, then using them to start up and run a trading business. The author, renowned for her Trading 101 seminars, creates an indispensable reference that covers all the bases, including raising capital, regulations, marketing financial services, taxes, and systems development. Along with hands-on strategies, proven techniques, and straightforward guidelines for tailoring a system based on individual trading styles, Trading 102 is packed with a wealth of easy-to-read charts and graphs, as well as complete information on:
* The science of the business-setting goals, budgeting, keeping an expense worksheet, figuring outgo
* Formulating a sound business plan-cover page, mission statement, company differentiators, resource requirements, summary
* Software for systems testing-Excalibur, TradeStation, MetaStock, Window on Wall Street (WOW), and more System performance assessment-keeping track, slippage, Rate of Return (ROR), Maximum Adverse Excursion (MAE), Value Added Monthly Index (VAMI) Psychological traps to avoid-a special section written by Adrienne Laris Toghraie, a leading trader's coach, that covers lack of preparedness and motivation, conflict, inappropriate emotional states, negative behaviors
Supported by a bibliography and a comprehensive appendix that includes margin requirements, commodity contract information, and closing values of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Trading 102 is required reading for anyone looking to take the big leap into professional fund management.

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"Without a clear understanding of the correct basics of tradingyou'll never succeed in this business. Sunny Harris' Trading 102:Getting Down to Business will give you the correct basics oftrading in an easy to learn format. This book will jump start thesuccess of anyone who has not figured out the truth of trading."-Larry Williams, Trader and Author

"Sunny Harris has done it again! Her new book, Trading 102 offers awealth of exceptionally useful information for traders andinvestors. It places high on my list of recommended reading."-Edward D. Dobson, President, Traders Press, Inc.

"Trading 102 is the perfect sequel to Trading 101. Sunny Harrisbrings all of the essential ingredients together and presents aconcise step by step plan of action. I am amazed at the wide rangeof material she was able to squeeze into this very enjoyablebook."- Charles LeBeau Author, trading advisor, founder of theSystem Traders Club

Larry Williams
Without a clear understanding of the correct basics of trading you'll never succeed in this business. Sunny Harris' Trading 102: Getting Down to Business will give you the correct basics of trading in an easy to learnformat. This book will jump start the success of anyone who has not figured out the truth of trading.
Edward D. Dobson
Sunny Harris has done it again! Her new book, Trading 102, offers a wealth of exceptionally useful information for traders and investors. It places high on my list of recommended reading.
Charles LeBeau
Trading 102 is the perfect sequel to Trading 101. Sunny Harris brings all of the essential ingredients together and presents a concise step by step plan of action. I am amazed at the wide range of material she was able to squeeze into this very enjoyable book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471181330
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/06/1998
Series:
Wiley Trading Series, #73
Pages:
291
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

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