Author Archives: David

THE THINKING TRADER

People with certain kinds of brain damage may make better investment decisions

STOCKS…IN THE CROSSHAIRS

Each weekend we review our watchlist stocks for potential opportunities for the week ahead.

DO YOU WANT TO BECOME AN EXPERT? SNEAK A PEAK AT THE NEW SCIENCE OF EXPERTISE

When the principles of deliberate practice are applied to technical analysis and risk taking anyone can succeed at trading.

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE THE STOCK TRADER

All the market’s a chart and all the men and women merely traders.

THE THINKING TRADER: ON ALIENS, OVERCONFIDENCE, RISK, AND NEUROSCIENTIFIC DISCOVERIES

If an alien would observe the way we design the world…

FORECASTING A COIN FLIPPING CONTEST

Much of what Wall Street sells is less like engineering than like a forecasting service for a coin-flipping contest.

STRATEGY AND TACTICS FOR THE STOCK TRADER

Without a plan, trading becomes nothing more than an addictive gambling cycle sure to end in misery, despair, and unpaid bills.

TREND REVERSION

As with any trade, the toughest battle is the emotional one.

THE TRADER’S MINDSET: PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS

Our technical trading process is grounded in a understanding of how best to develop, accept, and nourish The Trader’s Mindset.

STOCK TRADERS UNDERPERFORM BECAUSE…

Successful trading is not about predicting the future but about managing it.