Podcast: Low Volume, All-Time Highs, Shock Events

2019-11-13T22:10:00-05:00November 13, 2019|

The stock market is trading in a period of incredible low volume, yet it is trading at all time highs. There's not a lot of conviction being shown at the moment to drive prices much higher, but there isn't any reason (yet) to drive it lower either. In this podcast [...]

Podcast: Do You Have An Emotional Attachment To Your Trades

2019-11-07T16:10:00-05:00November 7, 2019|

On social media, and in particular, financial Twitter and StockTwits, people show how much emotion they carry into their trading. This is dangerous for your trading, and often times leads to horrible decisions about buying and selling a stock, because it is our emotions guiding our trading rather than clear [...]

NEW VIDEO: Trading Stocks When You Are Under Stress

2019-05-17T15:28:09-04:00May 17, 2019|

There are times when you simply shouldn't be trading at all. What are those times and why are they so bad for your stock trading as a whole. In this podcast episode I talk about my experiences in swing-trading and day-trading and why you should avoid the stock market entirely [...]

NEW PODCAST EPISODE: Trading Against Hope

2019-04-04T13:07:32-04:00April 4, 2019|

We all know about greed and fear as primary emotions that affect us in our trading decisions, but what about HOPE? Isn't hope a good thing? In life, yes, but in the stock market, absolutely not! Hope will increase our losses and cause us to make the worst of decisions. [...]

5 Steps to Making Back Your Losses

2018-03-02T01:35:57-05:00March 2, 2018|

How to avoid a large drawdown in your trading account This is the kind of post that no one ever wants to utilize or need, because it will mean that they are either in a trading slump where most of their trades are going against them, or worse, they are [...]

Do Emotions Actually Help Traders

2016-05-05T13:24:14-04:00May 5, 2016|

Popular thought among traders is that emotional people aren’t suited to trade in the stock market.  But is that really true?  When I took the Myers-Briggs test to see what I would come out as, my reading was an INFP.  I – Introversion N – Intuitive F – Feelings P [...]

Cut The Emotions By Not Watching The Profits

2016-03-29T15:10:27-04:00March 29, 2016|

Any time you are trading on a roll, it is easy to start watching the dollars in the account.  For example, today, I bought into Amazon (AMZN) at $581, it is now at $594. I bought Netflix (NFLX) yesterday at $100.24 and now it is at $104. Not to mention [...]

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