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Steve Burns has been investing in the stock market successfully for over 20 years and has been an active trader for over 14 years. He is the author of six books all published by BN Publishing. He ranks near the top 500 of all reviewers on Amazon.com, and is one of the sites top reviewers for books about trading.
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Trend Following Mindset
The Genius of Legendary Trader Tom Basso
Michael Covel - Apr 20, 2021
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Trend Following Mindset brings to life the timeless conversations between Tom Basso and Michael Covel originally featured on Michael's renowned Trend Following podcast. In these profound and enlightening exchanges, Tom shares with Michael his deep wisdom on trading, business, life, and the how and why of his mindset.Tom Basso, dubbed Mr. Serenity b...
Steve Burns
Apr 03, 2021
I received my review copy of this gem by @covel and @basso_tom. This is going to be an instant classic. A psychology book for trend following traders. 👏🏻👏🏻      source
Trading for a Living
Psychology, Trading Tactics, Money Management
Alexander Elder - Mar 07, 1993
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Trading for a Living Successful trading is based on three M's: Mind, Method, and Money. Trading for a Living helps you master all of those three areas: * How to become a cool, calm, and collected trader * How to profit from reading the behavior of the market crowd * How to use a computer to find good trades * How to develop a powerful trading syst...
Steve Burns
Feb 21, 2021
My favorite trading books: 1. Market Wizards 2. Trend Following 3. How to Make Money in Stocks 4. Trade Like a Casino 5. Trade Your Way to Financial Independence 6. Trading for a Living 7. Reminiscences of a Stock Operator What would you add?      source
Rich Dad Poor Dad
What the Rich Teach their Kids About Money
Robert T Kiyosaki - May 14, 2020 (first published in 1997)
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The #1 Personal Finance book of all time, Robert Kiyosaki shares the story of his two dad: his real father, whom he calls his poor dad, ' and the father of his best friend, the man who became his mentor and his rich dad.' One man was well educated and an employee all his life, the other's education was street smarts" over traditional classroom educ...
Steve Burns
Feb 02, 2021
@journeyofage All great books      source
Chanakya Neeti
Radhakrishnan Pillai - Dec 03, 2019
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Strategies for Success“An action contemplated shouldn’t ever be advertised; But kept a secret like a mantra, and revealed in time.”We all feel stuck at times. There could be many reasons for this—issues at work, unhappy family life, financial troubles or embarrassing social situations. Most of us could use a little advice in these circumstances. Ch...
Steve Burns
Feb 02, 2021
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Gorilla Mindset
Mike Cernovich - Jun 28, 2015
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Gorilla Mindset is a worldwide best seller. People from all walks of life have made millions of dollars, improved their health, and radically altered their relationships for the better. Gorilla Mindset is a complete guide to life with structure and actionable steps you can take to bring your life to the next level, or even get yourself motivated fo...
Steve Burns
Feb 02, 2021
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The Power of Habit
Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
Charles Duhigg - Jan 07, 2014 (first published in 2012)
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OVER 60 WEEKS ON THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LISTWith a new Afterword by the authorIn The Power of Habit, Pulitzer Prize–winning business reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling edge of scientific discoveries that explain why habits exist and how they can be changed. Distilling vast amounts of information into engrossing narratives that...
Steve Burns
Feb 02, 2021
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Who Moved My Cheese?
An A-Mazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life
Spencer Johnson - Jan 01, 1999 (first published in 1998)
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It is the amusing and enlightening story of four characters who live in a maze and look for cheese to nourish them and make them happy. Cheese is a metaphor for what you want to have in life, for example a good job, a loving relationship, money or possessions, health or spiritual peace of mind. The maze is where you look for what you want, perhaps ...
Steve Burns
Feb 02, 2021
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One Up On Wall Street
How To Use What You Already Know To Make Money In The Market
Peter Lynch - Jan 01, 1989 (first published in 1988)
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Peter Lynch is managing director of the Fidelity Magellan Fund, the nation's largest and most profitable stock mutual fund. And now, after more than a decade of success, he shares his secrets in the best book yet on investing in stocks....
Steve Burns
Feb 02, 2021
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Atomic Habits
An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
James Clear - Oct 16, 2018
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The instant New York Times bestseller. Over 1 million copies sold! Tiny Changes, Remarkable Results No matter your goals, Atomic Habits offers a proven framework for improving--every day. James Clear, one of the world's leading experts on habit formation, reveals practical strategies that will teach you exactly how to form good habits, break bad o...
Steve Burns
Jan 10, 2021
@AloisioNRocha Great book      source
How I Made $2,000,000 in the Stock Market
Nicolas Darvas - Sep 08, 2011 (first published in 1960)
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2011 reprint of 1960 edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Hungarian by birth, Nicolas Darvas trained as an economist at the University of Budapest. Reluctant to remain in Hungary until either the Nazis or the Soviets took over, he fled at the age of 23 with a forged exit visa and fifty p...
Steve Burns
Nov 08, 2020
@ddsoffice It’s on my top trading book list. One of my all time favorites.      source
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Trend Following
How to Make a Fortune in Bull, Bear and Black Swan Markets (Wiley Trading)
Michael W. Covel - Apr 24, 2017 (first published in 2004)
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Want to take the financial journey to a new investing philosophy that might very well affect the rest of your moneymaking life? No one can guarantee the yellow brick road, but Michael Covel promises the red pill will leave you wide freaking awake.Trend Following reveals the truth about a trading strategy that makes money in up, down and surprise ma...
Steve Burns
Aug 02, 2020
Tell me the seven books you would recommend to other traders. Here's my list: 1. Trend Following 2. Market Wizards 3. The Man Who Solved the Market 4. Trade Like A Casino 5. Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom 6. How To Make Money in Stocks 7. Reminiscences of a Stock Operator      source
Market Wizards by Jack D. Schwager
Trade Like a Casino by Richard L. Weissman
How to Make Money in Stocks by William O'Neil
Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom by Van Tharp
You Can Be a Stock Market Genius by Joel Greenblatt
Reminiscences of a Stock Operator by Edwin Lefevre
How to Make Money Selling Stocks Short by William J. O'Neil
The Man Who Solved the Market by Gregory Zuckerman
The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley
Your Money or Your Life by Vicki Robin
Financial Peace Revisited by Dave Ramsey