Category Archives: Crosshairs Psychology

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.

TRADERS AND THEIR IRRATIONAL BELIEFS

If you want to make money, listen to what the market is telling you and trade to make money — not to be “right.”

THE STOCK TRADER’S PROBLEM SOLVING MINDSET

Problems cannot be solved with the same mind set that created them.

LUCK VS SKILL

Successful technical traders know that their technical analysis does not make them successful. It does not take much skill to learn how to read a chart.  In fact, there is plenty of programs that can do that for you.  Technical analysis provides an historical record; it does not predict what will happen.  History is not…

WHAT IS IN OUR CONTROL

As in life so in the markets…there are a few things we can control but many we cannot.

A TALE OF TWO CIRCLES

Disciplined simplicity can move you from the circle of fear, pain, desperation, anxiety, loss, depression (you name it) to quiet, confident success.

JIM AFREMOW: SIMPLICITY IS SUPREME

Keep everything as basic as possible. Keep the process simple and straightforward. Be on a focused mission. Specialize. Get rid of the useless “noise”.

STOCK TRADING STRATEGY VS A STOCK TRADING SYSTEM

In our latest WEEKLY REVIEW session we updated our WATCHLIST of potential trades and discussed the importance of the following diagram. Find out why this diagram could hold the key to improved trading performance and see our review of an updated WATCHLIST via the following video:   You can also watch the video HERE. This…

ANALYZING STOCK MARKET MOVEMENTS

It’s the same today as it ever was.