MTI005: Chris Moody on Trading versus Investing and How to Become an Expert Trader


In this week’s episode of the Money Tree Investing Podcast, Nick Kraakman interviews Chris Moody, a highly experienced swing trader, on the difference between trading and investing. Chris shares some thought-provoking insights with us and recommends several must-read books for the aspiring trader.

Is it possible to consistently earn 50% or more a year? Does it take 10.000 hours to become a trader? Is it better to specialize or know a little about a lot? Is the behavior of investors predictable? Can Buffett be 10 times richer if he simply did a stock split? These and more questions will all be answered in this brand-new episode!

Resources mentioned:

Reminiscences of a Stock Operator – Edwin Lefèvre

Stock Market Wizards – Jack Schwager

The New Market Wizards – Jack Schwager

Trading Places

Outliers: The Story of Success – Malcolm Gladwell


For a quick bio of each of our show participants, head on over to our panelists page.

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