Best-selling Author of Stock Patterns for Day Trading 1 & 2. Barry Rudd, a native of Dallas, is a graduate (BS, Psychology) of Texas A&M University. He worked in the area of pharmaceutical sales after college.
Over a ten year period, he traded stocks, options, and futures on a part-time, and finally a full-time basis as a private investor. He currently day trades stocks (primarily NASDAQ issues) for a living. He has studies all forms of technical analysis and has found that 'Simplicity is your friend. I rely primarily upon specific daily and intraday price patterns to trade.'
Books by Barry Rudd:
Stock Patterns for Day Trading 2
Advanced Techniques (Stock Patterns for Day Trading)
Mr. Rudd's first book, Stock Patterns for Day Trading, was a runaway best-seller that was exceptionally well received by thousands of traders. This sequel provides much new information, and strategies covered in the first book. Included are alternate entry points, counter trend trading techniques, an elaboration of the discussion on profit targets and price objectives, a filtering process to select the best trades, and a discussion of the psychology of successful trading.
Stock Patterns for Day Trading
This book describes the trading strategies used by a professional stock trader in his own trading. The ideas come from friends who were successful traders, as well as his own experience with SOES trading. The collection of trading patterns described herein represents one of the first fully-fledged books of instruction on short-term, swing, and day trading in individual stocks. The author's intraday trend trading approach and his scalping method are both described in detail. He uses the set-ups daily in his own trading. This manual should prove valuable to the thousands of short term stock traders who seek to make their living from speculating on short term price swings.