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Author Elder, Alexander, 1950-
Title Trading for a living : psychology, trading tactics, money management / Alexander Elder.
Imprint New York : J. Wiley, [1993]
©1993

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  HG4661 .E43 1992    AVAILABLE  
Series Wiley finance editions
Wiley finance editions.
Subject Stocks.
Futures.
Options (Finance)
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  HG4661 .E43 1992    AVAILABLE  
Series Wiley finance editions
Wiley finance editions.
Subject Stocks.
Futures.
Options (Finance)
Description ix, 289 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-277) and index.
ISBN 0471592242 : $49.95
OCLC # 26852630
Table of Contents
 Introduction1
 1Trading - The Last Frontier1
 2Psychology Is the Key3
 3The Odds Against You6
IIndividual Psychology11
 4Why Trade?11
 5Fantasy versus Reality12
 6Market Gurus17
 7Self-Destructiveness24
 8Trading Psychology27
 9Trading Lessons from AA29
 10Losers Anonymous33
 11Winners and Losers38
IIMass Psychology43
 12What Is Price?43
 13What Is the Market?47
 14The Trading Scene51
 15The Market Crowd and You56
 16Psychology of Trends61
 17Managing versus Forecasting65
IIIClassical Chart Analysis69
 18Charting69
 19Support and Resistance75
 20Trend and Trading Range80
 21Trendlines87
 22Gaps95
 23Chart Patterns101
IVComputerized Technical Analysis115
 24Computers in Trading115
 25Moving Averages120
 26Moving Average Convergence-Divergence (MACD) and MACD-Histogram127
 27The Directional System135
 28Momentum, Rate of Change, and Smoothed Rate of Change142
 29Williams %R151
 30Stochastic156
 31Relative Strength Index162
VThe Neglected Essentials167
 32Volume167
 33Volume-Based Indicators172
 34Open Interest178
 35Herrick Payoff Index183
 36Time187
VIStock Market Indicators194
 37New High-New Low Index194
 38Traders' Index and Other Stock Market Indicators201
VIIPsychological Indicators209
 39Consensus Indicators209
 40Commitment Indicators215
VIIINew Indicators220
 41Elder-ray220
 42Force Index227
IXTrading Systems235
 43Triple Screen Trading System235
 44Parabolic Trading System244
 45Channel Trading Systems247
XRisk Management254
 46Emotions and Probabilities254
 47Money Management257
 48Exiting Trades263
 Afterword269
 Acknowledgments271
 Sources275
 Index279