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How the Futures Markets Work Mass Market Paperback – May 1, 2000 by Jake Bernstein 


From an international authority on futures trading, the definitive primer on the futures market-- thoroughly expanded and updated to reflect the hottest new trends in futures trading.

In jargon-free language, backed by explicit and lucid examples, this authoritative primer demystifies every aspect of futures trading. Step by step, investors will come to master the basics of a futures contract, the purpose of the exchange, and the tools of fundamental and technical analysis. They'll also learn solid strategies for choosing a broker, placing orders, finding effective timing indicators and developing their own trading systems.

Features include: A close-up of key players in action--the buyers, the sellers, the speculators, and the brokers; an overview of the multiplicity of markets; a detailed comparison of domestic and international commodity exchanges; the lowdown on the rational, impact, and drawbacks of 24-hour and electronic trading; an incisive look at key factors affecting futures markets, including politics and the weather; the pros, cons, and vital differences between "day" and "position" trading; the secrets to futures markets success, with the do's and don'ts of commodity trading.

Comprehensive and empowering, How The Futures Markets Work opens up a world of prosperous possibilities for today's investors.



How the Futures Markets Work: Second Edition by Jake Bernstein

SKU: 978-0735201293
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Prentice Hall Press; 2nd edition (May 1, 2000)

    Language ‏ : ‎ English

    Mass Market Paperback ‏ : ‎ 352 pages

    ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0735201293

    ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0735201293

    Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1.17 pounds

    Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 6.06 x 0.9 x 8.94 inches

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