A brand new tool to identify opportunities in financial panics The market has its big ups and downs every year, but these movements have been difficult to predict until now. The Panic Trade draws on wisdom, theory, and technique from the Gilded Age through today, resulting in an investment strategy that could fundamentally change the way you invest. Learn how to predict when panics will occur and how to know when prices have bottomed out. Jump in at the right moment and ride the recovery back up, every time. Jon Markman has over 25 years of experience in financial markets, and the groundbreaking Markman-Kaufman Panic Scale is the result of years of market research and observation. This book presents the theory in a simple and engaging way and shows that the proof is in how well it applies to market history. The Panic Trade includes a three-month subscription to Jon's Panic Scale newsletter, so you'll be able to watch the Unified Theory of Financial Panic in action. * Learn where panics come from, how they spread, and how often they arise * Find out how to differentiate between market corrections, normal panics, and historic crashes * Discover a reliable method for knowing how long to hold once you buy in * See the Panic Scale in action with historical examples from the last century of investing You can use the scale in this book to measure market panic levels generally or in the prices of individual commodities. Year after year, markets fall by 10% or more, only to swiftly recover when the panic subsides. Once you know where the bottom is, making a profit is easy. The Panic Trade presents a method for knowing when to move.