The most entertaining book on how to trade shares is back!
This is the book on stock market investing that you can actually enjoy, written in plain English, packed with real-life trading examples and full of candid advice that you just can't get anywhere else. It's the ideal friend for anyone who wants to make money in the markets.
In this completely updated and expanded fourth edition, Robbie Burns (aka the Naked Trader) gives you the lowdown on what you need to make money from today's markets without having to sit at a screen all day or swallow a financial dictionary. Even better, he shows you how to do it all tax free!
The first three editions of The Naked Trader flew off the shelves as glowing reviews mounted up. This brand-new fourth edition contains even more of what made it so popular.
Trading shares; eating toast; making money in between cups of tea, rounds of toast and watching Deal or No Deal - Robbie tells you all you need to know to become a successful trader: from how to find good shares in the first place to the best times to buy and sell as well as how to make sure you have the right mind-set for long-term success. You can also find out how Robbie has even made money during market meltdowns - as well as what his biggest mistakes have been so that you can avoid them!
If you're a complete beginner, The Naked Trader is the best place to start. But it's also absolutely perfect if you're already trading and want to learn some new common-sense trading ideas that really work. So whether you just want to make a few quid on the side while you're at work or want to go on to make money from the markets full time and quit work like Robbie, The Naked Trader is everything you've been looking for.
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The book covered the basic of trading but all references where to the UK. After he initially scolds the reader he did a good job of setting some nice general rules for trading. the last part of the book revolved around UK only information which want at all useful in Australia. Well read and engaging and would be a great book if you traded or lived in the UK. Calve off the front and back and use the rules in the middle.
Cuts out the BS and uses simple English, perfect for the beginner trader. I have over 100 books about trading and this is by far the most informative.
This is NOT for day traders. This is for swing traders where the average position is 1 day - 3 months+
If you follow the advice and do your research on the companies you buy, you will be on your way to becoming a very profitable trader.
this was a great book. Very informative. I also like the author sense of humor. Only issue, everything was pounds versus dollars but information was still good
"The best book for UK beginner investors and traders"
I first bought the first edition audio book which I listened to many times and then bought the hard copy third edition and then bought the audio book fourth edition after read many other books on investing. I keep coming back to this book to check I am not getting into bad habits.
This book covers the basics in an easy to understand language, moves onto to more intermediate concepts and then provides plenty of techniques, tips useful tools and websites as well as mistakes to avoid to get the most from your investments.
Most books on beginner investing are American, so this UK book is invaluable for UK investors or those looking to invest in UK shares.
The fourth edition audiobook has some editing gaffs in the new sections that have been added such as coughs, paper shuffles and retakes, but does not detract from the content.
"So glad I've listened to this"
I gambled before in forex and really didn't have a clue. I decided to have another look though this time mainly at shares.
This book is very informative. It cuts out the crap! You need to research before buying a share. Simples. A bit like buying a car/house; it needs a bit of forethought.
Robbie's laid back style is evident in this book and he explains some financial gobbledygook in an easy to follow way.
I'm now paper trading (no money needed!) and then I might give one of Robbie's seminars a go before investing properly!
"Brilliant ! Thanks Robbie!"
I liked listening to this book so much I just bought the paper back version! I don't want to recommend it because I'm worried everyone will get in on the secret !!! But in all fairness it's really good and I think I will also purchase Robbie's book on Spread Betting!!
Thanks Robbie !
"Excellent advice all round."
I've been an amateur investor for many years and have found a way to prosper from it. It took lots of time to get here, and now I find it is all here in this book. If only I had known before! Still, I learned a few things. This is a great book for the beginner, and fantastically straight forward. Highly recommended.
"Excellent narrator - needs some more detailed editing"
In the later stages of the book there are quite a few re-takes and page flips still on tape, otherwise the narrator is amazing
Well narrated, enjoyable listen and quite a bit of useful information. A bit dull on how to work out your stake etc though.
great introduction to a potentially overwhelming subject. Full of what should be common sense, but as you're reminded throughout, isn't. It highlights potential pitfalls that anyone could fall into, and with lots of real life examples of such to emphasise these points. I feel ready to take my interest in share dealing to the next level, armed with the knowledge that it's extremely easy to become you're own worst enemy, but with careful planning, just as easy to stop that happening! I would recommend to anyone thinking of trading, or if like me you've already been getting your toes wet with a bit of fund investing. Hats off to the author, and narrator alike.. thanks.
"Very good listen"
First audiobook I've tried. Found the narrator helped me engage well with the content. The book itself offers great conservative advice for trading, well worth a listen
"A good listen for wannabe investors"
Really enjoyed this audiobook and it has made me slow down and not rush into anything and practice on a dummy account first to see if I'm cut out for trading.
Think I'll give the spread betting a listen as well, as this is definitely down to earth, plain English.
"Had low expectations, brilliant book"
Narration is brilliant to start with. It is written as a conversation which makes it entertaining.
It has a lot of merit and good honest advise. Hard to find so much useful info in one book.
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