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5 things you need to do to “Live Through Drawdowns”

Last updated on September 11th, 2015 In our NetPicks Quantitrader service, where we provide a fully developed, simple to follow stock trading system (Free Trial Here) we frequently discuss the importance of understanding drawdowns. We all know it is very important to develop a mindset that is conducive to trading.... Read moreread more

The Power of Quitting While You’re Ahead

Last updated on July 14th, 2017 The power of quitting while you’re ahead in trading should not be underestimated, but unfortunately it often is. At Netpicks.com we really take this to heart and as part of our day trading rules, we clearly outline in our trade plans how many winning... Read moreread more

Trading What You Think Can Cost You

Last updated on January 25th, 2017 I was talking with a trader a few days back which included an exchange of charts. That’s not something I usually do but considering this person is a “friend”, I made an exception. The trade was based on a confluence of major turning points... Read moreread more

Think You Are A Trader?

Last updated on July 6th, 2015 I recently watched an episode of a show called “Suits”. In this particular episode, one of the lawyers represented someone in court that deals with residential issues. He initially lost the case but the point is that he was an actual lawyer (in the... Read moreread more

Change Your Habits

Last updated on July 6th, 2015 A couple of days ago I read a post that someone had recommended. It was to do with the sort of things you don’t do if you’re a focused individual and that focus leads to success and happiness. As I started to read it... Read moreread more

Do You Want This Position

Last updated on June 5th, 2016   I want to go back to something Marty Schwartz said that actually occurred this past week for me. It is something that I struggled with when I started trading, not so much now and when the opportunity to jump was there this week,... Read moreread more

It All Starts With Foundation

Last updated on June 5th, 2016   I had a conversation today with an ES trader who has been in the markets since 2009.  We talked a little about the markets such as Euro Futures, Wheat, Soybeans and a few other ones.  It is hard to talk with passion about... Read moreread more

Trading Lessons from a Winter Olympian

Last updated on July 6th, 2015 You may be aware of the current Winter Olympics going on in Sochi. Although it’s not my favorite collection of events, it always fascinates me what makes elite performers tick. So I was reading about an athlete who won gold four years ago and... Read moreread more

Football and Trading Success

Last updated on June 5th, 2016 Watching the Super Bowl, I couldn’t help but think how football is similar with trading. Not only similar but offers an opportunity to learn something from the gridiron that can aid you in changing your thought process and how you approach trading in general.... Read moreread more

Medium Steak and Trading Bias

Last updated on June 22nd, 2015 Back in the days where I would eat steak, I was a stickler for how I wanted it cooked. Out for dinner, I would order it medium but many times, it was difficult to get it right.  Well done, rare and everything in between... Read moreread more

Take Some Off

Last updated on July 6th, 2015 I was on the phone last night with a friend who happens to also be a trader and I saw a trade set up in the AUDUSD. This currency pair has been a shorting machine lately but trading sideways since Dec 13. A few... Read moreread more

Are You A Junkie?

Last updated on December 18th, 2015 Do these signs look familiar? Addicted to the dings, dongs and flashing lights coming from your trading platform? Index finger cramped and consistently bent from too many mouse clicks entering trades? Probably not even close to consistently profitable? Need to make back that losing... Read moreread more

Objectivity To Save Your Career

Last updated on September 11th, 2015 Objective Forex Trading For Profits from Netpicks on Vimeo.   In trading, I am a huge fan of keeping things objective.  Far too many of us can be swayed by fear/greed that can cause us to either take profits too quickly or worse, stay... Read moreread more

Price As A Gas Gauge.

Last updated on June 23rd, 2015 Price can tell you all sorts of things and you don’t even need an indicator to help you spot the obvious.  My car and just about every car out there has a gas gauge.  The gas tank, being an enclosed solid structure, doesn’t let... Read moreread more

Stick To A Proven Recipe

Last updated on July 1st, 2015 I don’t bake. As a matter of fact, I don’t eat baked goods except birthday cake to help celebrate the day. My family has a history of using the same baker for our custom cakes since I can remember. Every time we get one,... Read moreread more

How to Trade Options with ETFs

Last updated on September 5th, 2014 NetPicks’ Coach Mike Rykse shows you how to trade options with his personal selections of exchange traded funds (ETFs)! Learn more at our Trading Tips Blog!… read more

How to Get Over Your Trading Brain Cramps

Last updated on September 4th, 2015 While our systems and coaches are great, sometimes we at Netpicks face braincramps that impede our success. Allow our coaches to advise you how to get over brain cramps and win. Learn more at our Trading Tips Blog!… read more

NetPicks Top 10 Trading Tips

Last updated on July 14th, 2014 Want to know the Top 10 Tips for Trading Success? Watch this video! Subscribe to Netpicks for all your forex, day, and swing trading needs. Learn more at our Trading Tips Blog!… read more

Trading success is not confidential

Last updated on July 6th, 2015 When I was about 7, there was an abandoned construction site at the end of our street. There was a little shed made out of wood that us boys in the neighborhood decided to claim for our fort. We elected someone, his name was... Read moreread more