-Ralph Acampora, Prudential Securities
Edwards and Magee's definitive work has been restored to mint condition in this 8th edition the new editor, Charles Bassetti has made invaluable new additions to bring the book current with today's markets and modern finance practice He has also rectified the problems of the 6th and 7th editions and removed the anachronisms and obsolescence of the 5th edition. As it was before, it is once again the definitive work on chart analysis.
-Mark L. Wainwright, President, Paradigm Trading Systems
This is the one indispensable book on chart analysis. The original, the Bible, unmatched and unimproved until this excellent, updated Edition a must read and a requirement for every trader's library
-Professor Henry Pruden, Ph.D., Golden Gate University, San Francisco, California
There is no better place to begin your education in market behavior than this pioneering book. It has stood the test of time and will continue to apply in the future, because the engine of market patterns and human social psychology never changes.
-Robert R. Prechter, Jr., President, Elliott Wave International
The fact that this text is still being reprinted 53 years after its initial publication should tell you all you need to know. It is as relevant to today's markets as ever. The companies may have changed, but the patterns haven't. This edition contains the basics of trading stock indexes, discussions on options, risk, the significance of technology on technical analysis and trading and numerous other additions it remains an essential volume for students and practitioners of chart analysis.
-Jack Schwager, Author, Technical Analysis (Schwager on Futures), Stock Market Wizards
#1 all-time classic, considered to be the best book on chart patterns ever written!
-Edward Dobson, Traders Press, Inc.
There are so very few books that have withstood the test of time like this one. It continues to deliver keen insights and guidance to today's investors as it has over the decades.
-Chris Myers, Trader's Library --This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.
Technical Analysis of Stock Trends, 8th Edition, is a critical reference for investors--especially in today's tumultuous markets. This seminal book--the first to produce a methodology for interpreting and profiting from the predictable behavior of investors and markets--revolutionized technical investment approaches and continues to show traders and investors how to make money regardless of what the market is doing.
Now, with the addition of noted technical analysis authority W. H. Charles Bassetti (editor)--as well as charts and graphs that pertain to today's market environment and major stocks--this completely updated and revised edition confirms the wisdom of the original work for today's markets. Technical traders and chartists will turn to it for:
* Information on utilizing electronic markets, the Internet, wireless communications, and new exchanges, plus current ideas on portfolio management and risk management
* Chapters on futures and derivatives charting and trading
* Expanded treatment of ""runaway"" markets--to help put the recent Internet stock craze in perspective
""Chart formations,"" states Charles Bassetti in the preface, ""are the language of the market."" Technical Analysis of Stock Trends, 8th Edition, translates that language for a new generation of technical traders and investors."