“The most entertaining book written on investing.” — The Seattle Times
«After twenty years and many re-reads, Reminiscences is still one of my all-time favorites.” — Kenneth L. Fisher, Forbes
“A must-read classic for all investors, whether brand-new or experienced.” — William O'Neil, Investor's Business Daily founder and Chairman,
“Whilst stock market tomes have come and gone, this remains popular.” — GQ
A timely and much-favored resource for Wall Street analysts and players, Reminiscences of a Stock Operator offers a compelling look at American business. The thinly veiled biography of real-life speculator Jesse Livermore (1877–1940), who made and lost many fortunes, accurately captures the experiences and thoughts of a trader — mistakes made, lessons learned, and insights gained — to offer solid advice about the markets. Readers who can absorb and follow its lessons will improve their trading skills, and those who can't will still enjoy a fascinating story.
A timely and ever-popular resource for Wall Street analysts and players, this 1923 volume was hailed by Investor's Business Daily as “a must-read classic for all investors, whether brand-new or experienced.” The thinly veiled biography of a real-life speculator who made and lost many fortunes, it recounts mistakes made, lessons learned, and insights gained to offer solid advice about the markets and trading.