Noise, Misinterpreted Signals, and Faulty Correlations: The Bane of the E-Mini Trading Day Trader
I’m a lucky guy; I get to trade with a wide range of traders who possess varying degrees of trading skill and different levels of money management acumen. By definition, this mix of e- mini traders gives me a wide range of exposure to some great trading techniques and some techniques that border on the bizarre.Lagging Indicators and the Problem of Overfitting and Underfitting Data to Support Dodgy Ideas
Technical trading is a multifaceted and oftentimes confusing set of rules and oscillators/indicators that miraculously help you arrive at a proper e-mini trading conclusion. From the onset let me say that there are certain aspects of technical trading that are both helpful and extremely accurate; with that being said, there are other aspects of technical trading that are simply laughable. Yet novice traders, oftentimes at the beckoning of their e- mini trading educators, continue to use these indicators which empirical research has repeatedly shown that their usefulness is nil.What Are the Benefits of Binary Options Trading?
Binary Options trading has always been portrayed as an horrible concept. However, for once its positive effect will be considered and detailed so that future and existing traders also could also be aware of the benefits associated to this type of trading.Should I Learn to E-Mini Trade Through an Educational Course, a DIY Book, Or a Trading Room?
I don’t think I would be exaggerating in saying that I answer the question posed in the title at least once a day, if not more. There is no doubt that a successful individual in e-mini trading enjoys the kind of freedom most hourly workers would envy. But there’s of small problem that must be overcome before a trader can enjoy consistent and profitable trading; you have to learn how to trade e-minis and the market, as it stands, is a bit dodgy.Standard Deviations, Moving Averages and Reversion to the Mean
For my money, most people make e-mini trading an exercise in futility, bizarre theory, and interpretation of crazy indicators. Had I started trading outside the halls of an institution I suppose I wouldn’t know where to start; this business is fraught with as many crazy ideas as crazy indicators. I don’t think it has to be that hard.