"Michael Covel's Trend Following: Essential."

Ed Seykota

Trend Following

Trend Following

Michael Covel's "Trend Following" is an international bestseller. It is on the shelf of all wealthy traders. This bestselling trend following classic is available in German, Japanese, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Korean, French, Arabic, Turkish, Portuguese and Russian.


Nurture trumps nature; Talent is overrated.

Learn to make money without a special degree or child prodigy IQ. Market profit is about the right mentoring and practice, not genetic gifts, inborn talents, or Asperger's memory brilliance.

The onerous research homework is done for you.

What if there was an underground way to make money that did not require buy & hope, mutual funds, CNBC, Warren Buffett, indexing, bailouts, politicians or divining future Fed actions—ever?

Can you transform your wealth potential in less than 4 weeks?

Numerous hall of fame trend traders were trained in less than a month.

Can you make the big money in less than 30 minutes a day?

Learn how to make millions in both up & down markets.

Trend following doesn't swear allegiance to bull or bear markets. It follows trends wherever they might go. No matter how ridiculous trends might appear early and no matter how insanely extended they might appear at the end, follow trends for profit.

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Take advantage of our 15+ years of intensive computational research—dating back to the 1800s. Our research library, combined with access to the world's great traders, gives a backdoor to insight not found in Google searches.

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Increase your confidence. Strengthen your discipline and decision-making. Improve your capacity for handling pressure, stress, losses, setbacks and errors. Personal coaching designed to give you the mental edge is the name of the game.

A global track record of real solutions.

6000+ students in 70+ countries. 150,000+ books sold. Live presentations across 4 continents to 1000s in Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, Hong Kong, Houston, La Jolla, Las Vegas, Macau, Miami, Paris, São Paulo, Stanford, Tokyo and Vienna (Austria).

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What Are People Saying?

"Michael Covel's Trend Following: Essential."

Ed Seykota
Originally profiled in The Market Wizards

"For my staff, Michael Covel's Trend Following is required reading."

Larry Hite
Originally profiled in The Market Wizards

"My favorite of the new TA [technical analysis] books is 'Trend Following' by Michael Covel. Straightforward, easy to read, this book is rich in details about why trend following is such a successful strategy amongst some of the world's best-performing hedge funds."

Barry Ritholtz
The Big Picture

"Covel has created a very rare thing - a well-documented and thoroughly researched book on trend following that is also well-written and easy to read. It touches on a wide variety of the principles and practices which make for successful trend following. This is one book that traders at all levels will find of real value."

John Mauldin
Mauldin Economics

"I think that Michael's Trend Following is an outstanding read from which all investors can learn to trade markets better by limiting their risks and maximizing their profits through a more disciplined approach to investments."

Marc Faber
Managing Director, Marc Faber Limited
Editor, Gloom, Boom & Doom Report

"I think the book did a superb job of covering the philosophy and thinking behind trend following (basically why it works). You might call it the Market Wizards of Trend Following."

Van K. Tharp, Ph.D.
Author of Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom

"A mandatory reference for anyone serious about alternative investments."

Jon Sundt

"Michael Covel does an excellent job of educating his readers about the little-known opportunities available to them through one of the proven best hedge fund strategies. This book is like gold to any smart investor."

Christian Baha

"Michael Covel's book is the definitive guide to trend trading. Backed by real world results from some of the biggest and best money managers in the United States, his book will put you on the path to successful trend trading."

Larry Connors

"Michael Covel's Trend Following is a breakthrough book that captures the essence of what really makes markets tick. Diligently researched and comprehensive in scope, it will replace Market Wizards as the must-read bible for a new generation of traders."

Jonathan Hoenig
Fox News Contributor

"Trend Following: Definitely required reading for the aspiring trader."

David S. Druz
Tactical Investment Management

"I think that this book documents a great deal of what has made Trend Following Managers a successful part of the money management landscape (how they manage risk and investment psychology). It serves as a strong educational justification on why investors should consider using Trend Following Managers as a part of an overall portfolio strategy."

Tom Basso
Originally profiled in The New Market Wizards

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About the Author

Michael Covel

Michael Covel is president of Trend Following™, a privately owned research firm with clients in more than 70 countries. He is the four-time bestselling author of The Little Book of Trading, Trend Commandments, The Complete TurtleTrader, and the classic Trend Following. His books have been translated into 10+ languages and Trend Following was named best trading book of the last 15 years.

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