What does a Greece Default Really Mean?

What does a Greece Default Really Mean?

Yesterday I received an email from a long time student, Gale, and she asked some questions about the potential for a Greece default. Her questions are not unique, as many of you have asked either similar questions or the exact same questions. So I thought an interesting post for today would be to share with … [Read more…]

A Dire Warning from Dow Theory?

A Dire Warning from Dow Theory?

Recently there has been a lot of buzz beginning to stir surrounding Dow Theory and a possible reversal in the market. Just today the Wall Street Journal actually ran a story. The title: “Dow Theory Has Investors Skittish on Market’s Next Leg” You can imagine why this headline got my attention. Rarely does the WSJ publish … [Read more…]

Building a Community of Traders

Building a Community

For those of you that have just joined us on your journey to successful trading, TradeSmart University started 6 years ago with Josh Hesse and Jeremy Whaley sitting around a coffee table teaching their family and friends how to trade the stock market with technical analysis. Just recently, I had the pleasure of meeting Josh’s … [Read more…]

Immediately Improve Your Trading Skills

Immediately Improve Your Trading Skills

As a Student Success Coach, I speak with students on a daily basis that tell me about their trading background… mistakes they’ve made, trades they’ve won (and lost), strategies they’ve executed, and times they’ve been stopped out right before “the big one” took off… heck, I even have a story or two. During coaching calls, … [Read more…]

Is Technical Analysis Really Rational?

Technical Analysis

For many years the debate has raged between two competing schools of thought regarding trade analysis – The fundamental trader and the Technical trader. Today, modern computers provide the computing power to put even the most complicated forms of technical analysis directly in the living rooms of millions of traders. In addition to technology, groups … [Read more…]