• The Little Book of Stock Market Cycles (Little Books. Big Profits)

  • How to Take Advantage of Time-Proven Market Patterns
  • By: Jeffrey A. Hirsch
  • Narrated by: Bill Perry
  • Length: 4 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 08-07-12
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Gildan Media, LLC
  • 3 out of 5 stars (22 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Jeffrey Hirsch discusses how to capture market-beating returns by following specific stock market cycles

While predicting the direction of the stock market at any given point is difficult, it's a fact that the market exhibits well-defined and sometimes predictable patterns. While cycles do not repeat exactly all of the time, statistical evidence suggests that cyclical tendencies are very strong and should not be ignored by investors. The Little Book of Stock Market Cycles will show you how to profit from these recurring stock market patterns and cycles.

Written by Jeffrey Hirsch, President of the Hirsch Organization and Editor-in-Chief of the Stock Trader's Almanac, this reliable resource explains why these cycles occur, provides the historical evidence behind them, and shows you how to capture consistent profits from them moving forward. In addition to describing his most widely followed cycles and patters, Hirsch also discusses both longer term boom-bust economic cycles and shorter term tendencies involving the best days, weeks, and months of the year to trade the market.

  • >The methods found here follow everything from presidential election cycles to the "Santa Claus" effect
  • Written by Jeffrey Hirsch, the pre-eminent authority on market cycles and seasonal patterns
  • The strategies explored are easy-to-implement, and based on research that has proven profitable over the course of time

For investors looking to beat the buy-and-hold philosophy, The Little Book of Stock Market Cycles will provide simple, actionable ideas that have stood the test of time and consistently outperformed the market.

©2012 Jeffrey Hirsch (P)2012 Gildan Media LLC

Critic Reviews

"Even though history is a guide, but never gospel, Jeffrey Hirsch has written the bible on historical patterns that investors will come to regard as an invaluable guide." (Sam Stovall, Chief Equity Strategist, S&P Capital IQ)

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  • Allen
  • San Antonio, TX United States
  • 12-30-15

No "How-To" -- Merely a history of the markets.

This book held promise, but failed in its execution.

Instead of listing and describong several of the many known cycles, the author chose to detail the highs and lows surrounding previous cycles, and political or societal events that either caused, or were caused by the markets' movements. The final chapters (10%) redeemed the first 90% of text, earning 1 star.

A real stinker. Reading he telephone book will be more instructive.

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  • Mr
  • 03-19-18

Lots of good infomation, but beware predictions.

There's a lot of interesting material about various influences on market timing here, everything from times of day, to trends, to holidays. Only beware the authors tendency to make confident predictions about the future. Probably best used as background guidance to form a *part* of your overall market decisions.

Narrator is fine.

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  • Mars
  • 11-30-16

Mush

Mush, tripe, baloney. I think that about covers it. Oh, that doesn't make 30 words. The rain in Spain falls mainly on the plain. There, I think that should do it.