Category Archives: Battlefield Preparations

FLOW

Are you in a “state of flow” when trading? From FLOW: The Psychology of Optimal Experience   Get into the FLOW with us.

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE SUCCESSFUL AND UNSUCCESSFUL STOCK TRADER

Why do so few traders succeed at making a career out of trading the markets?

TRIGGERED TRADES REVIEW … IN THE CROSSHAIRS

We discuss the major market indices and our TRIGGERED TRADES each trading day.

BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL TRADING STRATEGY

In our latest WATCHLIST REVIEW we begin with a discussion about BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL TRADING STRATEGY with an emphasis on PSYCHOLOGICAL ANALYSIS (PA) vs TECHNICAL ANALYSIS (TA).

HOW TO THINK LIKE A TRADER

In our latest watchlist review we discuss HOW TO THINK LIKE A TRADER.

ON THE JOURNEY OF KNOWLEDGE

There are known knowns. These are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are things that we know we don’t know. But there are also unknown unknowns. There are things we don’t know we don’t know.

ON THE IMPORTANCE OF SUPPLY (RESISTANCE) AND DEMAND (SUPPORT)

Recognizing these areas as supply and demand can provide the trader with a world of opportunities for both entries and exits.

WHEN IN THE HEAT OF BATTLE

It is one thing to develop a viable trading strategy. Quite another to actual follow it when in the heat of battle.

THE BENEFITS OF BECOMING A SPECIALIST

Two kinds of traders fail to find success: those who cannot change and adapt and those who cannot focus and exploit their edges in markets.

5 AND 7 FOR AN IRRATIONAL STOCK MARKET

It is imperative that we develop ways to manage our emotions in an environment diametrically opposed to what would otherwise be considered rational.