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Reminiscences of a Stock Operator Audiobook

Reminiscences of a Stock Operator

First published in 1923, this lightly fictionalized biography of Jesse Livermore, one of the greatest market speculators ever, is widely regarded as one of best investment books of all time. Reminiscences of a Stock Operator is the resource that generations of investors have turned to when they needed deeper insight into their own investing habits and those of others. Listen to this work, featuring narrator Rick Rohan, and you'll soon discover your portfolio growing in new and unexpected ways!
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First published in 1923, this lightly fictionalized biography of Jesse Livermore, one of the greatest market speculators ever, is widely regarded as one of best investment books of all time. Reminiscences of a Stock Operator is the resource that generations of investors have turned to when they needed deeper insight into their own investing habits and those of others. Listen to this work, featuring narrator Rick Rohan, and you'll soon discover your portfolio growing in new and unexpected ways!

©1923 Edwin Lefevre; (P)2006 Recorded Books LLC

What the Critics Say

"A classic that gives readers a sense of a trader's mind." (Wall Street Journal)
"An engaging read, chock-full of pearls of wisdom and amusing anecdotes." (Money Week)

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    WaveRider72 01-13-11
    WaveRider72 01-13-11 Member Since 2010
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    "Excellent book. Surprisingly timely."

    I really didn't know what to expect with this book. The events take place a century ago. Yet, the story and the advice are spot on. I highly recommend this for anyone interested in trading. Someone else mentioned that the first half of the book is more interesting than the second. That was my experience as well. However, the entire book is worth listening to.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Justin NEW YORK, NY, United States 09-27-10
    Justin NEW YORK, NY, United States 09-27-10
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    "great and useful recount"

    Great discipline and instruction on how to be a successful trader. This book is just as relevant today as it was when it was published. It's a classic and will probably remain popular for some time to come.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Christian Stephens 07-21-10
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    "Spot on!"

    Simply excellent, required reading for any trader, and even more valuable I believe for traders who have some experience under their belt. As for the reader, I thought he was fantastic, just an excellent purchase.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Aaron St Louis Park, MN, USA 02-11-10
    Aaron St Louis Park, MN, USA 02-11-10
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    "Reminiscences of a Stock Operator - A sure classic"

    1st half is more interesting than 2nd half. Great market and trading insights. The subject that the book is based on tells stories of investments over his lifetime with great lessons learned. It's hard to follow at times because the trading terminology and just because it's hard to focus on the road and concentrate. A sure classic for anyone with experience trading stocks.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    J. Beck Kansas, USA 06-14-07
    J. Beck Kansas, USA 06-14-07 Member Since 2016
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    "timeless information"

    This is an interesting historical account of the early days of stock trading and is fun to listen to. The author identifies many of the emotional hurdles one must overcome with trading--many of which still occur today. I was saddened by the ending.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Pradeepa Mississauga, Ontario, Canada 03-30-07
    Pradeepa Mississauga, Ontario, Canada 03-30-07
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    "Awesome"

    Great book. No wonder best seller for last century.

    Author explains stock manipulations, importance of reading Tape, journey of loosing millions and making millions.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Jerry Enid, OK, United States 08-06-07
    Jerry Enid, OK, United States 08-06-07 Member Since 2011
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    "Timeless Investing Advice"

    I listened to this classic about 10 times!

    6 of 9 people found this review helpful
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    jonathan austin 04-16-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Must listen"

    Anyone who as little as dabbles in the markets must listen to this audiobook! Great info. Great story.

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    Alex Ryan 04-03-16
    Alex Ryan 04-03-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Sent Back in Time!"

    This is a timeless narrative set in the early 1900s. We see how stock operators and bucket shop operators lost and gained fortunes while riding the ups and downs of the market. Many lessons will be told as we are shown truly how difficult operating on the margin can be.

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    Anonymous 03-14-16
    Anonymous 03-14-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Excellent first book"

    Brilliant book to start and get the tips of what can be done and what not. Light enough to finish in a few sessions and imparts good knowledge.

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