Michael Covel

Profit in Up, Down & Surprise Markets

Trend Following strategy-the game changer.

Repeatable rules you can use immediately to make outsized returns in bull, bear, and black swan markets. Clients in 70+ countries, from newbie to pro.

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Flagship System

Michael goes behind the curtain to reveal a state of mind the system doesn’t want you in. Characterized as “essential” and “required reading,” he teaches beginners to seasoned pros how to make above average profits with straightforward and consistent trend following trading systems.

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Bestselling Books

Read the bestselling classic TREND FOLLOWING rebooted. This new 600+ page beast maps out the controversial benefits and needed research. 100,000+ readers and translations globally.

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6 million+ listens across 550+ episodes: investments, economics, decision-making, behavior & entrepreneurship. Guests: Nobel Prize winners Robert Aumann, Angus Deaton, Daniel Kahneman, Harry Markowitz & Vernon Smith. And: James Altucher, Jean-Philippe Bouchaud, Marc Faber, Tim Ferriss, Jason Fried, Gerd Gigerenzer, Larry Hite, Sally Hogshead, Ryan Holiday, Jack Horner, Ewan Kirk, Steven Kotler, Michael Mauboussin, Barry Ritholtz, Jim Rogers, Jack Schwager, Ed Seykota, Philip Tetlock & Walter Williams.


Regular updates, the needed trend following insights to help you produce out-sized returns, and the ongoing psychological rules to keep you out of cognitive dissonance.

The Complete TurtleTrader: How 23 Novice Investors Became Overnight Millionaires

Posted on: Oct 18, 2017

The Complete TurtleTrader: How 23 Novice Investors Became Overnight Millionaires has the wisdom that never dies.

Trend Following: “The dream is alive!”

Posted on: Oct 17, 2017

Feedback in: Hi Michael, Had to reopen my facebook account to send you this message: Since we last spoke I found a businessman who exited a hedge fund for substantial gains and wanted to go again in his own fund. I pitched him my trend following algorithm (learned from your book) along with my custom […]

Trend Following: “First, I am a big fan…”

Posted on: Oct 16, 2017

Feedback in: Hi Michael, First, I am a big fan and particularly liked your books on TurtleTraders and Trend Following. I used info in those books to invest with [name]. I am looking for some younger/up and coming players/traders in the Trend following space. Is there a list of somewhere of the next generation of […]