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5 Perils of Learning from Other Traders

Last updated on September 16th, 2017 When you’re looking to master a new skill like trading, it’s only natural to see whether you can benefit and accelerate the learning process by learning from someone who has already been successful. There are of course no shortage of educators out there in... Read moreread more

What Is The Casino Paradigm

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Last updated on July 6th, 2016 Trading is difficult but it is still very possible to make money doing it. The question on the mind of everybody that takes up trading is: “How do I achieve the goal of making money”? What is required is adapting a successful existing business... Read moreread more

Dont Forget Momentum

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Last updated on September 10th, 2019 Trading the trend is something that virtually every trader is told to do.  It makes sense because it stands to reason that getting on a position in the main direction of the market can rack up the money. The issue then becomes: How to... Read moreread more

Trade Entry Without Confirmation

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Last updated on October 14th, 2015 Trade entries are a much talked about trading topic and for good reason. A trade entry close to a turning point gives a great risk to reward ratio while one that requires confirmation, can lessen the ratio and decrease your position sizing. The problem... Read moreread more

Trade Triggers & The Importance Of How You Enter A Trade

Last updated on August 27th, 2017 Imagine for a moment that you have plotted out a trading zone on your chart and that is the area you will need to see price visit before entering a position.  Maybe it’s a confluence of factors such as price pivots, a moving average,... Read moreread more

Stop Loss In Trading Is Essential – Are You Using One?

Last updated on December 11th, 2019 A stop-loss order is a risk control measure that traders use when their trading strategy gives a buy or sell signal. You set a stop-loss to manage the amount risked on a trade, limit losses,  but sometimes your risk parameters are exceeded due to... Read moreread more

Alternative ways to manage your stop in TJ

Last updated on December 29th, 2015 Wouldn’t it be great if we knew just how the market was going to behave at all times and what the best place to put our stop order was? If there was one place relative to our entry which would consistently maximize profits and... Read moreread more

Trade Entries Using The Second Move

SECOND ENTRIES IN TRADING

Last updated on June 19th, 2015 In my last post about trading exits, I pointed out that measured moves occur in markets in virtually every time frame. The reason these are a popular targeting method is because in general, price loves to do things in two’s. Double tops are formed... Read moreread more

Use Market Conditions For Profit Targets

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Last updated on June 23rd, 2017 In this latest installment of trading exits for profits, I want to cover another simple way to place profit targets to exit your trades. We all know that markets travel in waves called impulsive and corrective waves. Impulse moves are with the trend and... Read moreread more

Save your trading bullets

Last updated on June 23rd, 2015 In a recent trade room session, a situation came up whereby a very clear reversal play came up that had the potential to make a good number of ticks if it played out. The trouble was that there were setups occurring before the scenario... Read moreread more

Use Unique Fibonacci For Profit Taking

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Last updated on January 3rd, 2019 In this next installment of how to trade your trading profits, we are going to head back to the years 1170-1240 of the days of Leonardo Bonacci. There’s no need to get into the history of Fibonacci as there is so much on the... Read moreread more

Fixed Profit Targets

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Last updated on March 6th, 2017 In this installment of trading exits, let’s look at probably one of the easiest no-brainer approaches to profit targets in trading. This method is going to assume that you already know, in advance, what your probable maximum loss in the trade is going to be.... Read moreread more

Learn How to Master the Art of Disciplined Trading

Success or failure is your choice

Last updated on September 30th, 2015 Perhaps the greatest challenge traders face is to trade disciplined in the face of adversity – drawdowns, trading losses, lack of success. It’s easy to become rattled as a trader, lose confidence and ultimately lose money. In this video we identify the many causes... Read moreread more

Your Stop Feeds Other Traders Accounts

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Last updated on June 22nd, 2015 If I told you that the stop you place in the market is needed so the bigger fish can trade, how would you feel?  Would you believe it? One of the first things we are told about trading is that without having a stop... Read moreread more

Want to Learn How to Auto Trade with Optimized Trading Systems?

Last updated on June 30th, 2015 One of the most appealing approaches to trading is automated trading right? Who doesn’t want to go on with their life, hit the beach, the golf course or hang out with families while their computer does all the hard work? Sounds great and most... Read moreread more

Turn Your Paper Profits Into Real Trading Profits

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Last updated on March 6th, 2017 In a recent trading article, I wrote about trading exits and how many people can easily enter a trade but have no idea when to exit their trade. There is so many things wrong with entering a trade without a plan one of which... Read moreread more

Taking Your Trading Profit

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Last updated on September 20th, 2018 When talking about trading, the conversations usually revolve around trading setups. After all, people want to find the trading opportunity, enter the trade and reap huge rewards. In order to reap any reward when trading, there is one key element that gets over looked... Read moreread more

Online Trading Reviews To Ignore

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Last updated on July 18th, 2019 It’s the normal routine for many looking to make money trading online but many times it can lead you down the wrong path: Find a trading system Check online trading reviews of the method Jump right in trading with real money The trading system... Read moreread more

World Cup Trading Performance Lessons

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Last updated on June 22nd, 2015 For those of you who read my posts on a regular basis, you’ll probably already have noticed that I do enjoy drawing parallels between situations from the “real world” and trading. And unless you’ve been under a rock for the last couple of months,... Read moreread more

Trading news using an Options Trading Strategy

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Last updated on December 7th, 2016 One of the things I love most about using a powerful options trading strategy is the incredible flexibility that it gives me. If you are like me then you either have financial TV or radio on throughout the day. This means we are flooded... Read moreread more