Eddy on Jesse

One of my favorite investment writers tackles one of my favorite investment topics, buckle up!

When Jesse Livermore made his first stock trade at the tender age of 15, he didn’t hedge his bets. He consulted the charts he’d compiled working as a chalkboard runner in a Boston brokerage firm, and when the figures for the company in question, Burlington, checked out, he went all in, investing everything he had—all $5—in the railroad. Two days later, he cashed in his shares, for a profit of $3.12.

It was 1892.

Exhilarating, that first taste. The pendulum had begun to swing.

Keep Reading:

Jesse Livermore: The Greatest Trader Who Ever Lived (Crossing Wall Street)

What's been said:

Discussions found on the web
  1. sex commented on Sep 18

    … [Trackback]

    […] Info to that Topic: thereformedbroker.com/2013/11/05/eddy-on-jesse/ […]

  2. is bitcoin loophole a fake? commented on Sep 27

    … [Trackback]

    […] Read More on to that Topic: thereformedbroker.com/2013/11/05/eddy-on-jesse/ […]

  3. Electricity Rates commented on Oct 02

    … [Trackback]

    […] Read More Info here to that Topic: thereformedbroker.com/2013/11/05/eddy-on-jesse/ […]

  4. descargar commented on Oct 15

    … [Trackback]

    […] Read More to that Topic: thereformedbroker.com/2013/11/05/eddy-on-jesse/ […]

  5. Southwood Tallahassee homes for sale commented on Oct 20

    … [Trackback]

    […] There you will find 77750 more Information to that Topic: thereformedbroker.com/2013/11/05/eddy-on-jesse/ […]

  6. sell cc commented on Oct 31

    … [Trackback]

    […] There you will find 10551 additional Information on that Topic: thereformedbroker.com/2013/11/05/eddy-on-jesse/ […]

  7. Devops Consulting Services commented on Nov 18

    … [Trackback]

    […] There you can find 20693 more Info to that Topic: thereformedbroker.com/2013/11/05/eddy-on-jesse/ […]

Read this next.