Category Archives: Crosshairs Wisdom

THE STOCK MARKET…IN THE CROSSHAIRS: IT IS ALL A MATTER OF INTERPRETATION

The stock market cannot be predicted, only managed by accepting and embracing its inherent uncertainty riddled with various interpretations.

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…

ARE YOU PREPARED FOR BATTLE?

Battles are won and lost BEFORE swords are drawn.

THE STOCK TRADER’S TWO DEEP SEATED INSTINCTS

Human nature hasn’t changed, especially when it comes to managing risk and the uncertainty associated with it.

ONLY FOOLS AND CHARLATANS…

There is nothing clear in this world, especially when it comes to fools and their speculative money.

TECHNICAL ANALYSIS IS PREDICTIVE…OR IS IT?

In some circles, technical analysis receives a bad rap, and deservedly so, as many proponents of the art promote it as having some kind of magical predictive ability.

THE SUCCESSFUL TRADER … ACCORDING TO MARK DOUGLAS

There is a reason why so few traders succeed.

THE PRO VS THE CRITIC

Time takes care of the professional and the critic.

THE STOCK MARKET’S NEXT VICTIM

  vic•tim \ˈvik-təm\ : a person who is tricked, deceived, or duped. One who is acted on and usually adversely affected by a force or agent. A sucker, fool, chump, or loser.   The stock market does not care about you. The stock market does not care about your feelings of self worth, pride, dignity,…

STOCK MARKET PERCEPTIONS AND THE S&P 500

We see only what we want to see.