Brad Sherman - Brad Sherman discusses the biases that can adversely affect trading decisions and suggests ways in which to avoid them.
09 Sep, 2016 in Psychology
Jea Yu - Part 2 of last weeks article. Most day traders are going to blow out their accounts, they just donít know it yet. The same applies to almost every new trader entering the game. This is what traders donít realize until itís too late.
Sam Seiden - I have often wondered and speculated on the difference between those who achieve success and those who fail. For me, the answer lies in the proper definition of success when it comes to trading, or any occupation for that matter.
Jea Yu - Any trader, including you, could at some point find yourself in a proverbial minefield with huge intra day losses. In a fit of desperation, you put on crazy Hail Mary trades with double, triple, and quadruple the normal size just looking for that miracle.
Brett Steenbarger - Traders fail not for a lack of something, but for not to structuring their learning to facilitate expertise.
Mike Elvin - Understanding yourself is as vital as understanding the markets. Why is it that 90 percent of traders who trade the markets fulltime fail to earn an adequate return even when using systems claiming 70 percent accuracy?
02 Mar, 2005 in Psychology
Brett Steenbarger - This article summarizes a few ideas central to brief therapy as it can apply to traders.
Jake Bernstein - A discussion of some of the reasons traders fail and what can be done to avoid them.
12 Jul, 2005 in Psychology
Barjon - Jack is a trader, but not the cool, calm, collected sort of trader you would think. Yet he stills manages to be profitable by tailoring a trading strategy to suit his mindset. Here we take a look at how to do this.