Trading in the Zone: Master the Market with Confidence, Discipline, and a Winning Attitude (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jan 1, 2001 - 240 pages
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Douglas uncovers the underlying reasons for lack of consistency and helps traders overcome the ingrained mental habits that cost them money.† He takes on the myths of the market and exposes them one by one teaching traders to look beyond random outcomes, to understand the true realities of risk, and to be comfortable with the "probabilities" of market movement that governs all market speculation.
  

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Review: Trading in the Zone: Master the Market with Confidence, Discipline, and a Winning Attitude

User Review  - Harry Naing - Goodreads

If I were to choose one book on trading, this is it! Definitely a "must-read". Read full review

Review: Trading in the Zone: Master the Market with Confidence, Discipline, and a Winning Attitude

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Most important book for traders. Read full review

Contents

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS
THE SHIFT TO TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
THE SHIFT TO MENTAL ANALYSIS
THE ATTRACTION
THE DANGERS
THE SAFEGUARDS
SHAPING YOUR MENTAL ENVIRONMENT
REACTING TO LOSS
DEFINING THE TERMS
HOW THE FUNDAMENTAL TRUTHS RELATE TO THE SKILLS
MOVING TOWARD THE ZONE
THE ORIGINS OF A BELIEF
BELIEFS AND THEIR IMPACT ON OUR LIVES
BELIEFS VS THE TRUTH
THE PRIMARY CHARACTERISTICS OF A BELIEF
SELFVALUATION AND TRADING

WINNERS LOSERS BOOMERS AND BUSTERS
THINKING ABOUT TRADING
REALLYUNDERSTANDING RISK
ALIGNING YOUR MENTAL ENVIRONMENT
DEBUGGING YOUR MENTAL SOFTWARE
PERCEPTION AND LEARNING
PERCEPTION AND RISK
THE POWER OF ASSOCIATION
THE UNCERTAINTY PRINCIPLE
THE MARKETS MOST FUNDAMENTAL CHARACTERISTIC
RANDOM OUTCOME CONSISTENT RESULTS
TRADING IN THE MOMENT
MANAGING EXPECTATIONS
ELIMINATING THE EMOTIONAL RISK
DEFINING THE PROBLEM
THE MECHANICAL STAGE
THE ROLE OF SELFDISCIPLINE
CREATING A BELIEF IN CONSISTENCY
EXERCISE
A FINAL NOTE
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