Category Archives: Battlefield Strategy

STOCK TRADING…IN THE CROSSHAIRS: EXPECTATIONS VS REALITY

In our latest LIVE WEBINAR we discussed how our expectations can cause any number of negative effects on our trading, including ultimate disaster (or the inability to trade another day).

TRADE WHAT IS NOT WHAT YOU THINK SHOULD BE

Trade what is…not what you think should be.

TECHNICAL ANALYSIS…IN THE CROSSHAIRS: BUYING THE DIP VS BUYING THE BREAKOUT

But what the best teacher has taught me, experience, is that the shifts in supply and demand are just as much a product of the stock’s personality (and those who trade it) as it is the recognition of the pattern itself.

KEEP TRADING SIMPLE

Keep your trading edge simple is the advice from Marcel Link, in his book High Probability Trading.   So simple, in fact, that your trading edge “should fit on the back of an envelope”.       Just a thought for those who believe in predicting and who believe that the more complicated a system the…

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.

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.

TRIGGERED TRADES REVIEW…IN THE CROSSHAIRS

Unfortunately, the stock market is not in the life saving business.

MANAGING THE TRADING PROCESS

One of the reasons so few traders succeed is because they try to fit a one size fits all trading system into varying market conditions.

ARE YOU PREPARED FOR BATTLE?

Battles are won and lost BEFORE swords are drawn.