Technical analysis of stock trends
 Responsibility
 Robert D. Edwards, John Magee, W.H.C. Bassetti.
 Language
 English.
 Edition
 10th ed.
 Imprint
 Boca Raton : Taylor & Francis, c2013.
 Physical description
 xlvi, 578 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
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Creators/Contributors
 Author/Creator
 Edwards, Robert D. (Robert Davis), 1893
 Contributor
 Magee, John, 1901
 Bassetti, W. H. C.
Contents/Summary
 Bibliography
 Includes bibliographical references and index.
 Contents

 TECHNICAL THEORY The Technical Approach to Trading and Investing Charts The Dow Theory The Dow Theory in Practice The Dow Theory's Defects The Dow Theory in the 20th and 21st Centuries Important Reversal Patterns Important Reversal PatternsContinued Important Reversal PatternsThe Triangles Important Reversal PatternsContinued Other Reversal Phenomena ShortTerm Phenomena of Potential Importance Consolidation Formations Gaps Support and Resistance Trendlines and Channels Major Trendlines Trading the Averages in the 21st Century Technical Analysis of Commodity Charts Technical Analysis of Commodity Charts, Part 2 A Summary and Some Concluding Comments Technical Analysis and Technology in the 21st Century: The Computer and the Internet, Tools of the Investment/ Information Revolution Advancements in Investment Technology TRADING TACTICS MIDWORD The Tactical Problem Strategy and Tactics for the LongTerm Investor The AllImportant Details The Kind of Stocks We WantThe Speculator's Viewpoint The Kind of Stocks We WantThe LongTerm Investor's Viewpoint Selection of Stocks to Chart Selection of Stocks to ChartContinued Choosing and Managing HighRisk Stocks: Tulip Stocks, Internet Sector, and Speculative Frenzies The Probable Moves of Your Stocks Two Touchy Questions Round Lots or Odd Lots? Stop Orders What Is a BottomWhat's Is a Top? Trendlines in Action Use of Support and Resistance Not All in One Basket Measuring Implications in Technical Chart Patterns Tactical Review of Chart Action A Quick Summation of Tactical Methods Effect of Technical Trading on Market Action Automated Trendline: The Moving Average "The Same Old Patterns" Balanced and Diversified Trial and Error How Much Capital to Use in Trading Application of Capital in Practice Portfolio Risk Management Stick to Your Guns APPENDICES GLOSSARY BIBLIOGRAPHY INDEX.
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 Publisher's Summary
 Sixtythree years. Sixtythree years and Technical Analysis of Stock Trends still towers over the discipline of technical analysis like a mighty redwood. Originally published in 1948 and now in its Tenth Edition, this book remains the original and most important work on this topic. The book contains more than dry chart patterns, it passes down accumulated experience and wisdom from Dow to Schabacker, to Edwards, and to Magee, and has been modernized by W.H.C. Bassetti. Bassetti, a client, friend, and student of John Magee, one of the original authors, has converted the material on the craft of manual charting with TEKNIPLAT chart paper to modern computer software methods. In actuality, none of Magee's concepts have proven invalid and some of his work predated modern concepts such as beta and volatility. In addition, Magee described a trendfollowing procedure that is so simple and so elegant that Bassetti has adapted it to enable the general investor to use it to replace the cranky Dow Theory. This procedure, called the Basing Points procedure, is extensively described in the new Tenth Edition along with new material on powerful moving average systems and Leverage Space Portfolio Model generously contributed by the formidable analyst, Ralph Vince., author of Handbook of Portfolio Mathematics. See what's new in the Tenth Edition: * Chapters on replacing Dow Theory * Update of Dow Theory Record * Deletion of extraneous material on manual charting * New chapters on Stops and Basing Points * New material on moving average systems * New material on Ralph Vince's Leverage Space Portfolio Model So much has changed since the first edition, yet so much has remained the same. Everyone wants to know how to play the game. The foundational work of the discipline of technical analysis, this book gives you more than a technical formula for trading and investing, it gives you the knowledge and wisdom to craft longterm success.
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Bibliographic information
 Publication date
 2013
 ISBN
 9781439898185 (hardcover : alk. paper)
 1439898189 (hardcover : alk. paper)