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Karl Drobnic

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Wall St: Benjamin Graham
Literary: Graham Greene

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Karl Drobnic (b.1943) has lived and worked around the world, including time in Ethiopia, Sumatra, Yemen, Peru, Sri Lanka, India and Pakistan. He has floated the Nile, trekked the Himalayas and climbed Wall St. as an independent arbitrageur. He is an avid bicyclist, devotee of opera, and weightlifting enthusiast. He hopes you enjoy his novel and will want him to publish more.

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A Lesion of Dissent

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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After forty years of trading stocks from around the world, I offer a few thoughts on trading.

1. A trade is neither right nor wrong. A trade can only be profitable or not profitable.

a) Profitable is good.

b) Unprofitable is bad. Do something!

2. Therapy for traders on a losing streak:

a) Brag about your losses. Tell everybody. Get on the phone!

b) You’ll soon discover that for a losing trade the... Read more of this blog post »
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AnaΣtaΣia Thank you for the friend invite Karl!!
Enjoy reading and take care :)

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