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If you trade stocks or commodities, Street Smarts is for you! Linda Raschke and Larry Connors reveal their most successful short-term trading secrets.Written by Larry Connors and New Market Wizard Linda Raschke, this 242-page manual is considered by many to be one of the best books written on trading futures. Twenty-five years of combined trading experience is divulged as you will learn 20 of their best strategies.
Among the methods you will be taught are:
Also included are chapters on trading the smart money index, trading Crabel, trading gap reversals, a special chapter on professional money management, and many other trading strategies!
- Swing Trading - The backbone of Linda's success. Not only will you learn how to swing trade, but you will also learn specific advanced techniques never before made public.
- News - Among the strategies revealed is an intraday news strategy they use to exploit the herd when the 8:30 a.m. economic reports are released. This strategy will be especially appreciated by bond traders and currency traders.
- Pattern Recognition - You will learn some of the best short-term setup patterns available. Larry and Linda will also teach you how they combine these patterns with other strategies to identify explosive moves.
- ADX - In Connors and Raschke's opinion, ADX is one of the most powerful and misunderstood indicators available to traders. Now, for the first time, they reveal a handful of short-term trading strategies they use in conjunction with this terrific indicator.
- Volatility - You will learn how to identify markets that are about to explode and how to trade these exciting situations.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter 1 - Introduction
Chapter 2 - Swing Trading
Chapter 3 - Money Management
Part I - Tests
Chapter 4 - Turtle Soup
Chapter 5 - Turtle Soup Plus One
Chapter 6 - 80-20s
Chapter 7 - Momentum Pinball
Chapter 8 - 2 Period Roc
Part II - Retracements
Chapter 9 - The "Anti"
Chapter 10 - The Holy Grail
Chapter 11 - ADX Gapper
Part III - Climax Patterns
Chapter 12 - Whiplash
Chapter 13 - Three-Day Unfilled Gap Reversals
Chapter 14 - A Picture's Worth A Thousand Words
Chapter 15 - Wolfe Waves
Chapter 16 - News
Chapter 17 - Morning News Reversals
Chapter 18 - Big Picture News Reversals
Part IV-Breakout Mode
Chapter 19 - Range Contraction
Chapter 20 - Historical Volatility Meets Toby Crabel
Part V - Market Musings
Chapter 21 - Smart Money Indicators
Chapter 22 - More Words on Trade Management
Chapter 23 - Be Prepared
Chapter 24 - Final Thoughts
Chapter 25 - The Secrets of Successful Trading