How to Eliminate Emotions in Trading
The psychology of investing not only affects individual investors but also affects the market as a whole. Many investors often underestimate or are unaware of the affects that our emotions have on our return on investment. Many well educated and competent traders lose money due to trading anxiety and trading emotions. In today’s article we will discuss various emotions felt everyday by online stock investors and how each emotion affects trading decisions and trading performance.Read More
Dr. Barry Burns
Why Technical Analysis Indicators are Never Wrong
This brief tutorial demonstrates why charting indicators are always right, which has the tremendous benefit of allowing you to use them to create an objective, rule-based trading method. Why is this? Because indicators are not subjective, they are based on mathematical formulas. Math doesn't fudge outcomes - the same formulas will always generate the same results.Read More
Bubba's Options Income Model
Before you can be a successful trader you need to understand how the market works. You don’t need to be an expert, but you must know what drives the market. All markets we will be dealing with are auction markets meaning that you have bids and offers and when they are accepted by the other side of the trade a transaction takes place and the market is in equilibrium. It might only stay at that price for a couple of seconds before moving on but when the buyer and seller agree this process is called “price discovery”.Read More
Swing Trading Stocks Techniques – How to Find Trending Markets and Manage Risk
Many traders, who are starting out, have a strong believe that swing trading stocks techniques have to be complex to be profitable. I want to reiterate again as I have mentioned many times this is just not true. There is no correlation between complex strategies and profitability.Read More
How I Trade the Eminis
Hello, my name is Steven Primo and I have been actively trading the markets for over 41 years now - beginning as a 9-year Specialist on the floor of the Pacific Stock Exchange, to managing a private Emini Fund. Later on in my trading career I held the position of Director of Education for a number of websites until I ultimately became the President and Founder of my own company, Specialist Trading, which focuses primarily on trading education.Read More
My Favorite Ways for Predicting Market Turns
It's not easy to predict a market turn. But knowing how to do it is an important part of trading.
Being able to accurately predict a market turn can:
- Create big trades, at the point where new trends start
- Help you get out of trades that have gone bad
- Make you look cool at cocktail parties (LOL)
The Process of Becoming an Entrepreneurial Trader
You might ask, ‘‘If I am stuck in the Technical Trader’s Trap, how will I get out of it? And how do I turn myself into an Entrepreneurial Trader?’’ Or in other words, ‘‘How do I transform myself from a Frustrated Technical Junkie into a Successful Entrepreneurial Trader?’’Read More
How to Put the Odds of Success Massively in Your Favor with OTM Options
It’s true. Most so-called “professional” options traders would never even consider trading options this way.
“Trading options using this strategy is the Kiss of Death!” they say.
“It’s a sure way to lose your money!” they exclaim.Read More
A Powerful Winning Breakout Pattern - The Volatility Squeeze
After decades of trading, I saw that there were just a handful of chart patterns that had the highest probability of producing winning trades.
Now, as a trader, it can seem overwhelming when you feel like you have to be an expert at recognizing dozens of chart patterns, along with the best security or EFTs, learning your broker’s platform, accounting for your trades, staying on top of the markets, possibly learning about options, and the list just goes on and on.
For this reason, I like to simply things by focusing on the "Highest Probability Winning Chart Patterns".Read More