An excellent read. —Ace Greenberg, Chairman, Bear Stearns Richard Smitten’s Jesse Livermore is the first full biography ofthe legendary trader profiled in the. Trade like Jesse Livermore / Richard Smitten. p. cm.—(Wiley trading series). Includes index. ISBN (cloth). 1. Investment analysis—Case studies. Trade Like Jesse Livermore has 26 ratings and 2 reviews. Mike said: Very interesting book, I’m paper trading my first approximation of his system and so.

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Books by Richard Smitten. Most of the things are already covered in the books by Jesse Livermore and Edwin Lefevre. Feb 28, Nicky Billou rated it it was amazing. He was a womanizer who alienated and ultimately divorced the one true love in his life, his second wife Dorothy.

Trade Like Jesse Livermore

Stock Pools and Scandals. Although he diedmore than half a century jessse, Livermore is considered by today’stop traders as the greatest trader who ever lived.

Trivia About Jesse Livermore: And about the writing? Lists with This Book. J marked it as to-read Nov 24, In life and in death, Livermore has always been a controversial figure and his methods held up as a model for traders of all generations.

He then developed a series of unique tools, using secret formulas and equations that allowed him to identify and interpret the movement in stocks with uncanny reliability. But that’s the beauty of it. The rules he developed are still widely misunderstood and ignored. Jesss Pactor rated it it was amazing Jun 05, He deftly combines eyewitnessaccounts of those simtten knew Livermore with fascinating stories ofsensational love affairs, shootings, and suicides, and a hesse of the trading strategies that made Livermore severalfortunes in his lifetime.


The Handbook of Pairs Trading: Through45 years of trading and market observation, Jesse Livermoredetermined that stocks and stock markets move in a series ofrepetitive patterns.

He became known as the Boy Plunger for jessse youthful good looks and habit of making large bets. The book would have been better served, though, by ending when Livermore shoots himself to death instead of rambling on about the disastrous lives of his ex-wife and son.

Smitten brings these early episodes as well as the rest of Livermore’s life into sharp focus.

A man who developed a set of winning rules for trading the market, but who as often broke his rules and went broke. Doug added it Oct 31, Hardcoverpages. Smitten became interested in Jesse Livermore, and began researching the man and his methodologies. In Trade Like Jesse Livermore, author Richard Smitten explores the technical aspects of Livermore’s trading approach and shows readers how they can use these techniques to garner the success Livermore once did.


He msitten so ljvermore that the bucket shops banned him from their premises, just as casinos will banish consistent winners. Trade Like Jesse Livermore covers every aspect of Livermore’s trading methods, from discerning market behavior and rjchard such as top-down and tandem trading to paying close attention to indicators such as one-day reversals and spikes.

In life and in death, Livermore has always been a controversial figure and his methods held up as a model for traders of all generations.

WileyTrading: Jesse Livermore: World’s Greatest Stock Trader – Richard Smitten

No trivia or quizzes yet. Michael rated it liked it Jan 12, Cameron Miller rated it really liked it Apr 10, He was the Sid Vicious of the stock market, a real rock star.

Don’t be put off. Return to Book Page. Please email webmaster fantasticfiction. Hutton, and other famou I picked up this book and jeswe not put it down and even stayed up late just to finish it.