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In 1922, Edwin Lefèvre began publishing his fictionalized account of Livermores exploits in a series of articles for The Saturday Evening Post, which appeared under the title "Reminiscences of a Stock Operator." Now, Reminiscences of a Stock Operator Illustrated Edition combines those memorable illustrations with Lefèvres timeless investment advice to recreate the look, feel, and message that was first published more than eighty years ago.
Jesse Livermore won and lost tens of millions of dollars playing the stock and commodities markets during the early 1900s, at one point making ten million dollars in one month of tradingan astronomical sum for this time. His ideas and keen analyses of market price movements are as true today as they were when he first implemented them. Offering profound insights into the motivations, attitudes, and feelings shared by every investor, Reminiscences of a Stock Operator is among the most compelling and enduring pieces ever written on trading in the marketsand this new illustrated edition brings this story to life like never before.
Reminiscences of a Stock Operator is a timeless tale that will enrich the livesand portfoliosof todays traders as it has done for generations in the past. This handsome coffee-table book combines for the first time in a single source, beautifully crafted reproductions of the original "Reminiscences of a Stock Operator" articles and artwork as they were initially found in The Saturday Evening Post. Take the time to study both the vintage art and proven trading wisdom of this impressive illustrated edition, and youll discover more about the markets and yourself.
In addition to The Saturday Evening Post illustrations, this new version contains commentary from renowned financial historian Charles Geisst. Geisst explains the historic context of each chapter of Reminiscences, providing insight into the financial markets and speculative culture of this bygone era. Readers will learn how bucket shops operated, the exploits of other big traders, and how Jesse Livermore figured in the controversies of the day. The result is a far richer, more enlightening reading experience.
Must read if you want to learn about speculation. Everyone is your friend when you are winning. Dont let others influence your own inner thoughts on the market.Published 4 days ago by Shashank Rai
Worth of reading. Interesting trading stories. This guy was one of famous trader even though it wasn't a so happy ending.
It really motivated me and made me thinking a lot.
In the age of Reg FD and high frequency trading, how insightful can the 'reminiscences of a stock operator'/expert 'tape reader' from almost a century ago be? Read morePublished 24 days ago by Baron Don
Book is obviously dated, but offers lots of lessons for today's stock market operators. This isn't a manual like so many other books about investing, but you can easily... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Chris Tanquary
Hard to understand what is going on in the book without having a back ground in the way stocks were traded back in the 1920s. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Terry Oglethorpe
Entertaining, but essentially the 20-20 hindsight of a gambling addict. (Wow, he sold UP right before an earthquake - what remarkable talent! Read morePublished 1 month ago by Blaze0319