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Jan20 Share

Price Action Reversal Strategy Warnings

Many traders like to find ways to short the tops and buy the bottoms so they seek out price action reversal strategies so they catch the turns. There is a time and place to use a reversal strategy and the key is to know when the move is failing. More… Read more

5 steps to a successful trading journey
Jan16 Share

5 Steps For A Successful Trading Journey

Creating a trading plan and then trading it might see to be a simple enough thing. However, if you want to make a real go of trading it’s often a much more involved task. Simply turning up and trading a strategy may work sometimes, but in order to achieve a… Read more

jumping into trading
Jan12 Share

Look Before Leaping Into Trading

Before heading into the trading world, there are some basics you should know.  This article is going to touch on several basic variables that you will have to consider before you jump into trading either as a career or a part time hobby. First, what will be your trading approach?… Read more

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Jan07 Share

9 Ways To Handle Uncertainty In Trading

Humans are programmed to like certainty.  We’ve all had times where something that “should” have happened doesn’t and we all know that feeling of annoyance that creeps up.  If what happens is something we really didn’t want, well, annoyance blows into anger for some. Why do we get annoyed?  Because… Read more

Keep your trading simple
Jan03 Share

Keep Your Trading Simple Like The Big Players

Over the years, much has been written in these trading articles about how simple trading can be.  This does not translate to “easy” however simple still works in trading. It’s not just a play on words but hammers home that the work you do to find trades, manage risk, and… Read more

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Dec29 Share

3 Steps For Successful New Year Resolutions

It’s that time of year again – the one where we all look back and think of the things we haven’t managed to achieve or habits we’d like to change. We resolve to do better in the coming year, set new goals, re-evaluate old goals and dig in to make… Read more

should you stop trading
Dec24 Share

4 Ways To Know If You Should Cut Your Trading Day

There’s a lot to be said about human nature and how it applies to trading. One vastly important aspect to come to terms with is the instinct to keep hold of what we have. The problem with this comes when those days where conditions are ripe for a strategy transpire, it’s… Read more

Know Your entries exits and stops
Dec20 Share

4 Strong Reasons For Having Trading Rules

Sometimes trading is tough. When markets are moving quickly, they can put your head in a spin and when you factor in the strong emotions that are likely to show up at these times, it’s no wonder that traders often end up tying themselves in knots. So employing a trading… Read more

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Dec16 Share

Why Multiple Time Frame Analysis Is Used By Winners

One thing you don’t want as a trader is tunnel vision which usually happens when a trader only focuses on one time frame. Multiple time frame analysis is where you take into consideration what is occurring on other time frames that may have an effect on your position. A reason… Read more

Profit Factor And Trading Plan Expectancy
Dec10 Share

What Is Your Profit Factor And Trade Plan Expectancy

In this article, you are going to learn the minimum basic trading performance metrics that are required to adequately assess your back tested trade plan, trading system and track your progress as you trade it. As you shall see, win rate is important, but there are other factors that are… Read more