Stock Trading Books

Here are some of the best stock trading books on stock trading based on user reviews.

Title: Technical Analysis of the Financial Markets: A Comprehensive Guide to Trading Methods and Applications (New York Institute of Finance)
Author: By John J. Murphy
Review: This is the single best Introduction and Reference to Technical Analysis that I know. No other book I have seen gives such a thorough description of basic concepts, indicators and trading methods. The ... more

Title: Technical Analysis of Stock Trends
Author: Robert D. Edwards
Review: Thou i consider it a 'reference' book,it is not something to refer to casually : the quantity and quality of pertinent information (in SPECIFIC chapters) is almost overwhelming - thou the authors use plain everyday language,it is so rich in content that it has to be savoured - repeatedly ... more

Title: Trend Trading: A Seven-Step Approach to Success (Guppy Trading)
Author: Daryl Guppy
Review: Excellent book. Finally a simplistic strategy which moves away from oscillating indicators. I only skimmed through the section on Meta Stock and Darvas fomulae because I don't use either or these programmes. Mr Guppy's approach (Author) ... more

Title: Better Stock Trading: Money and Risk Management
Author: Daryl Guppy

Title: The Truth About Day Trading Stocks: A Cautionary Tale About Hard Challenges and What It Takes To Succeed
Author: Josh Dipietro
Review: If you are searching around on Amazon for a book that will get you started in day trading, this is it. Josh DiPietro will give you the straight truth about the reality of being a day trader. It is a career choice like any other. It takes hard work to become successful. Almost every beginning ... more

Title: If It Doesn't Go Up, Don't Buy It
Author: Al Thomas
Review: Aside from the humor in the book this is perhaps the most interesting investment plan I have ever seen. It is aimed at the basic investor, not someone who has spent years studying the stock market. The simple straightforward language is easy to understand... more

A great free pdf covering almost all aspects of technical analysis: technical analysis a-z. Good for intermediate stock traders.