3 Quick Ways to Simplify Your Trading

3 Quick Ways to Simplify Your Trading

Oliver Wendell Holmes once said: “I would not give a fig for the simplicity this side of complexity, But I would give my life for the simplicity on the other side of complexity.”   I like to say it a little differently… Complexity Kills Clarity.     There is a trend with retail traders. See … [Read more…]

The Most Hated Bull Market

The Most Hated Bull Market

The bullish trend that continues since 2009 has firmly achieved the status of being the second longest Bull market in history. It is also the most hated. The American Association of Individual Investors (AAII) has been reporting market sentiment since the late 1980’s. Their study is revealing.     This past week, the AAII bullish … [Read more…]

This Market Indicator Gives Trump 86% Chance of Winning

Election

This week those of us living in the United States have the opportunity to vote for our next president. It is no secret that this year’s election is a little more bazaar than some elections past. As such, all predictions are probably worthless when it comes to fortune telling the outcome of Tuesday’s election.   … [Read more…]

How the Johari Window can help Your Trading Improve

Johari Window

  In 1955, two psychologists revealed a new tool for helping individuals better understand their own emotions – the Johari¬†Window. Since that time, hundreds of thousands of people have used this framework to create awareness and strengthen their mindset.   On the outset, it may seem unnatural to link success in trading to something as … [Read more…]

Morning Day Trading

Day Trading

Early morning day trading can be a great opportunity to reach your daily income goal quickly and then go enjoy the balance of your day. Typically, the longer a trader sits at their desk staring at charts, the more likely he or she is to over trade and make unnecessary errors. Morning trading can be … [Read more…]

Trader Discipline

discipline

One of the common reasons I hear from struggling traders is their belief that they need to become more disciplined. How many of you have ever said that to yourself or someone else?   “If I can only be more disciplined then my results will be amazing.”   The presupposition in that thought is the … [Read more…]