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Category Archives: Battlefield Preparations

THE STOCK TRADER’S PERCEPTION MATTERS

We discuss how to manage our perceptions by developing a solid process based the understanding that no matter what has happened in the past anything can happen in the future.

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DEVELOPING A VIABLE STOCK TRADING PROCESS

The process requires not only the identification of an historically tested edge but also the mindset to follow through with trading and trusting the edge and its random results.

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STOCK MARKET PERCEPTIONS AND THE S&P 500

We see only what we want to see.

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HOW MUCH OF YOUR STOCK TRADING SUCCESS IS ATTRIBUTABLE TO SKILL VS. LUCK?

Whereas skill can easily be measured in sports it is not so at the roulette wheel where luck is predominant.

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WHICH STOCK TRADER ARE YOU?

The success or failure of an individual can be predicted based on his or her behavioral habits.

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13 REASONS WHY I CAN NEVER BE A SUCCESSFUL STOCK TRADER

Excuses for failure are much easier to formulate in our minds than applying the discipline necessary to take the proper actions required for success.

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THE FOOLISHNESS OF PREDICTING

Starting each day with the proper perspective will prevent us from falling for the adverse effects associated with predicting.

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STOCKS…IN THE CROSSHAIRS

We review WEEKLY charts (in one of two phases) to determine DAILY chart trades. This is our process. This is our edge.

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GIFTS FOR STOCK TRADERS AND INVESTORS

Not sure what to get that friend or family member who is an avid investor or trader then take a look at the following list of ideas.

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PREPARING FOR OPPORTUNITIES

Depending on your time frame(s) of choice, you will be required to devote much of your time preparing for potential opportunities.

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