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Electronic day trading to win
Baird, Bob, 1956-
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Publication Information:
New York : Wiley, [1999]

Physical Description:
xv, 221 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Includes index.
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HG4515.95 .B34 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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It gives a complete overview including chapters on understanding the marketplace, market psychology, technical analysis, the best stocks to trade, and putting it all together. An ECN (electronic communications network) is a virtual exchange used to trade stocks without using a broker.

Author Notes

BOB BAIRD, Ph.D., is an independent investor and geologist who owns his own consulting firm, Environmental Consulting, Inc., in Glen Allen, Virginia. Baird applies his high-level scientific background to technical analysis, with specific emphasis on day trading. And, as a former award-winning college-level instructor, he is well able to convey difficult concepts in a simple and understandable way.

CRAIG McBURNEY is the founder of a Web-based investor education company, McBurney spent the beginning of his day trading career like most people---losing money. He quickly recognized the need in the marketplace for quality training and was unable to find a true mentoring program. This was the catalyst for launching the distance-learning training available through

Table of Contents

Enter the Day Trader: The Markets, and Where the Day Trader Fits in
What Makes it All Possible: The Small Order Execution System (SOES)
Entering the Market: Electronic Communications Networks and How They Operate
Market Psychology: Not the Way the Market Should Be, But the Way it is
High-Probability Trading: Using Technical Analysis to Predict the Market
Timing Your Trade for Maximum Returns: The Trading Screen and How to Use it
The Trading Day and its Characteristics: How to Pick Your Stocks and When to Trade Them
Trade and Grow Rich: Styles and Strategies of Day Trading
Many Happy Returns: The End and the Beginning
About LearnTrading
About Brokersaurus
about the Authors