The Likeable Trader
Brian Tracy teaches his students to practice saying to themselves over and over again “I like myself I like myself I like myself… ” It’s actually pretty funny to hear him say it as he says it really quickly and in a hilarious tone.Trading Psychology of a Full Time Trader
See how trading psychology affects a trader’s mindset and his/her decision before, during and after entering a trade. This is my personal experience as an options day trader.E-Mini Trading and the Arms Index
If you have read any number of articles that I have written, you realize that I have an interest in e-mini contract volume. I make no bones about my belief that volume is poorly understood by most traders and is an important variable in the supply/demand equation that determines e-mini price movement.
There are very few e-mini trading sources that don’t, at some point, emphasize the importance of trading with the trend. This article is no different; I highly recommend focusing on trading with the trend. However, not all trends are created equal and every trend begins to falter and finally reverse.Scalping As A Day Trading Strategy – Why?
Scalping is probably the most popular strategy among new and intermediate traders, yet the vast majority of these traders are unprofitable. This article touches on why this is the most difficult strategy to trade, and why it is best avoided by most traders.