Trend Following

Trend Following

Learn to Make Millions in up or Down Markets

Book - 2009
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SUPERANNO In this fully updated edition, trend following expert Michael Covel introduces the traders and fund managers who have been using this strategy for decades, adding brand-new profiles such as David Harding, who manages $10 billion plus dollars through his London-based trend following firm. Then, Covel walks you through all the concepts and techniques you need to use trend following yourself. One step at a time, one simple chart at a time, you’ll learn how to understand price movements well enough to profit from them consistently--in any market. Original.


Michael Covel is the author of five books: including the international bestseller, Trend Following and his investigative narrative, The Complete TurtleTrader. Fascinated by traders that quietly generate spectacular returns, those going against the grain of investment orthodoxy, he has uncovered astonishing insights about how they think, strategize and execute their systems.


His cutting-edge and unorthodox perspectives have garnered international acclaim and have earned him invitations with: China Asset Management Co., Ltd., GIC Private Limited (Singapore sovereign wealth fund), BM&F Bovespa, Managed Funds Association, Bank of China Investment Management, Market Technicians Association. He also has the distinction of interviewing four Nobel Prize winners in economics, including Daniel Kahneman and Harry Markowitz and has been featured by major press, including: The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, CCTV, The Straits Times and Fox Business.


Covel’s Trend Following Podcast now has over 2.5M listens ( and has ranked as high as #2 on iTunes. He splits his time across USA and Asia and sees location independence as our future.

Book News
Author and entrepreneur Covel offers an update of his popular book on trend following to encompass the volatile and game-changing events of 2008. The focus of the book is on how to use the strategies of following price trends to be a successful investor. The clearly-written, easy-to-read guide provides the basics, as well as the approaches used by prominent trend followers. Additional topics include both the theory and science behind trading, analysis, and how to negotiate the twists and turns and profits and losses of investing--in other words--how to accept an environment of volatility and succeed in it. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : FT Press, [2009]
Edition: Updated edition
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9780137020188
Branch Call Number: 332.6 COVEL
Characteristics: xxv, 437 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


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