Join 10,000+ savvy traders that get Michael's exclusive insights & podcast episodes.

as seen on:

Michael Covel Influences and Mentors

Michael Covel developed his expertise by learning directly in-person from great traders.

He distilled their lessons and best practices into useful education to give investors the chance at making the big money.

His influences and mentors:

David Harding

David Harding
Trend Following

Ed Seykota

Ed Seykota
Trend Following

Bill Dunn

Bill Dunn
Trend Following

Larry Hite

Larry Hite
Trend Following

Jerry Parker

Jerry Parker
Trend Following

Salem Abraham

Salem Abraham
Trend Following

John W. Henry

John Henry
Trend Following

Christian Baha

Christian Baha
Trend Following

Gary Davis

Gary Davis
Trend Following

Bernard Drury

Bernard Drury
Trend Following

Kevin Bruce

Kevin Bruce
Trend Following

Michael Clarke

Michael Clarke
Trend Following

Charles Faulkner

Charles Faulkner
Trading Coach

Toby Crabel

Toby Crabel
Alternative Trading

T. Boone Pickens

T. Boone Pickens
Investments

Peter Borish

Peter Borish
Investments

Jim Rogers

Jim Rogers
Investments

Michael Mauboussin

Michael Mauboussin
Investments

James Massey

James Massey
Investments

William Fung

William Fung
Academia

Robert I. Webb

Robert I. Webb
Academia

Thomas C. Willis

Thomas C. Willis
Investments

Mark Mobius

Mark Mobius
Investments

Vernon Smith

Vernon Smith
Nobel Prize

Harry Markowitz

Harry Markowitz
Nobel Prize

Jim Rohrbach

Jim Rohrbach
Investments

Bill Miller

Bill Miller
Investments

Jon Sundt

Jon Sundt
Investments

More on Podcast

More on Podcast
Listen Now


Michael Covel has also learned from the following pros:

  • Richard Baker (Managed Funds Association; in Washington, DC)
  • David Beach (Beach Capital Management Ltd.)
  • Randy Bolen (Trader)
  • Eric Bolling (Trader; in NY, NY)
  • Bill Bonner (Agora Financial; in Vancouver, Canada)
  • Tom Busby (DTI; in Mobile, AL)
  • Michael Carr (Original Turtle)
  • Michael Cavallo (Original Turtle)
  • Eric Crittenden (Longboard; in San Diego, CA)
  • Richard Dennis (Father of the Turtles; in Chicago, IL)
  • Jim DiMaria (Original Turtle)
  • David Druz (Tactical Investment Management)
  • Edward Dunne (Willowbridge Associates, Inc.)
  • Marc Faber (Marc Faber Limited; in Hong Kong)
  • Mark B. Fisher (MBF Clearing Corp.; in NY, NY)
  • Jeff Gordon (Original Turtle)
  • John Hill (Futures Truth; in Hendersonville, NC)
  • David Kass (CFTC; in Dallas, TX)
  • Erle Keefer (Original Turtle; in Middleburg, VA & Tysons Corner, VA)
  • Alejandro Knoepffler (Cipher Investment Management; in Miami, FL)
  • Leo Melamed (CME; in Berlin, Germany)
  • Robert Moss (RAM Management Group LTD.)
  • Barry Ritholtz (Trader; in NY, NY & Vancouver, Canada)
  • Cullen Roche (Pragmatic Capitalism; in San Diego, CA)
  • Leon Rose (MarHedge; in Columbia, MD)
  • Bradley Rotter (Speculator)
  • Mark S. Rzepczynski (Trader; in Boca Raton, FL)
  • Richard L. Sandor (CCX; in Chicago, IL)
  • Jack Schwager (Market Wizards; in Chicago, IL)
  • Tom Shanks (Original Turtle; in Chicago, IL)
  • Michael Shannon (Original Turtle, deceased)
  • Mike Shell (Shell Capital)
  • Steve Sjuggerud (DailyWealth; in Jekyll Island, GA)
  • Grant Smith (Millburn Ridgefield; in NY, NY)
  • Bob Spear (Mechanica Software; in Annapolis, MD)
  • Addison Wiggin (Agora Financial; in San Diego, CA & Vancouver, Canada)
  • Cole Wilcox (Longboard; in San Diego, CA)
  • Sol Waksman (BarclayHedge, Ltd.; in Chicago, IL)
  • Lucy Wyatt (Original Turtle; in Reston, VA)

Additional notes:

  1. Salem Abraham is featured in Trend Following, The Complete TurtleTrader & on Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In Canadian (TX), Key Biscayne (FL) & Paris (France).
  2. Christian Baha is featured in Trend Following.
    Meeting Location Note: In LA (CA), NY (NY), Chicago (IL), Vienna (Austria) & Monaco.
  3. Peter Borish is featured in Trend Following & on Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In London (UK), NY (NY), Chicago (IL) and Paris (France).
  4. Kevin Bruce is featured in The Little Book of Trading & on Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In Richmond (VA).
  5. Michael Clarke is featured in The Little Book of Trading.
    Meeting Location Note: In Hinsdale (IL).
  6. Toby Crabel (Crabel Capital)
    Meeting Location Note: In U.S. Virgin Islands.
  7. Gary Davis (Sunrise Capital) is featured in The Little Book of Trading & Trend Commandments.
    Meeting Location Note: In Del Mar (CA).
  8. Bernard Drury is featured in The Little Book of Trading.
    Meeting Location Note: In NY (NY).
  9. Bill Dunn is featured in Trend Following & Trend Commandments.
    Meeting Location Note: In Stuart (FL).
  10. Charles Faulkner is featured in Trend Following & The Little Book of Trading.
    Meeting Location Note: In Baltimore (MD) Chicago (IL) & U.S. Virgin Islands.
  11. David Harding is featured in Trend Following, The Little Book of Trading & on Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In London (UK) & Chicago (IL).
  12. John W. Henry (owner Boston Red Sox) is featured in Trend Following.
    Meeting Location Note: In NY (NY).
  13. Larry Hite is featured in Trend Following, The Little Book of Trading & on Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In NY (NY) & Chicago (IL).
  14. Harry Markowitz is in Michael Covel’s Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In San Diego (CA).
  15. James L. Massey is featured in The Complete TurtleTrader.
    Meeting Location Note: In Greenwich (CT).
  16. Michael Mauboussin is featured in Trend Following & on Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In Baltimore, MD.
  17. Bill Miller is featured in Trend Following & on Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In Baltimore (MD).
  18. Mark Mobius is in Michael Covel’s Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In Macau (China).
  19. Paul Mulvaney is featured in The Little Book of Trading.
    Meeting Location Note: In London (UK).
  20. Jerry Parker is featured in Trend Following & The Complete TurtleTrader.
    Meeting Location Note: In Richmond (VA).
  21. T. Boone Pickens is featured in The Complete TurtleTrader.
    Meeting Location Note: In Dallas (TX).
  22. Jim Rogers is in Michael Covel’s Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In Singapore.
  23. Jim Rohrbach is in Michael Covel’s Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In Washington (DC).
  24. Ed Seykota is featured in Trend Following & The Little Book of Trading.
    Meeting Location Note: In U.S. Virgin Islands & Chicago (IL).
  25. Vernon Smith is in Michael Covel’s Film.
    Meeting Location Note: In Arlington (VA).
  26. Jon Sundt is featured in Trend Following.
    Meeting Location Note: In La Jolla (CA).
  27. Robert I. Webb is featured in The Complete TurtleTrader.
    Meeting Location Note: In Charlottesville (VA).
  28. Thomas C. Willis is featured in The Complete TurtleTrader.
    Meeting Location Note: In Chicago (IL).

Think I can save you some time? Indeed.

Free Market Wizard Video!

Receive FREE expert trader video now!

Covel Books & Film
Massive Performance

Trend following performance numbers.

Trend Trading Systems

Pricing for trend following systems. 1000s of clients across 70+ countries.

Live Trend Following

Michael Covel's live events.

Trend Following Podcast

Michael Covel's podcast. 3M+ listens; 400+ episodes: iTunes & Android.

 

Free Market Wizard Video!

Receive FREE expert trader video now!

Online Payments

 

Regular guy makes Trend Following fortune. His free video lesson: Watch It Now.