Jesse Livermore. Great single. The original trend trader On Wall Street is always one and the same. Speculation is as old as this world: today at the exchange is what has been before, and that again later. Jesse Lauriston Livermore People interested in astonishment, where such great traders like Ed Sekot (Ed Seykota) find inspiration and role models? Jesse Livermore (Jesse Lauriston Livermore) is one of those people who lived in the early 20 th century. He is one of the earliest trend traders.