Many traders seek out assistance in their trading decisions from technical indicators. However, there is another useful data set that will give clues as to the possible future of the markets. This data is the Commitment of Traders report.
In this article we look at how human behaviour affects the stock market. If you buy a stock for $50 and it reaches an all time high of $100, but you sell at $75, why do you feel that you've made a loss?