Trading Business

One Step at a Time

This is an example of an incredibly common question I receive from new and developing traders. Ok, let me first just point out that the “many courses” does not include my course.  🙂 That’s not the point though. The point is in the highlighted sections – all he does to date is lose money –…

Trading Business

The Warrior Trader

The following post was sent out by social media recently. Unfortunately social media algorithms result in only a fraction of followers actually seeing the post. And this one is IMPORTANT. So I’ve decided to include the post in both the newsletter and the blog, to help spread the message. Edge… not just through setups. By…

Trading Process and Strategy

Why Did I Take Partial Profits So Early?

Last week’s article led to a great question on twitter. Yeah, fair call. It does look ridiculously early. Here’s the trade we discussed in that article. Here was my reply: Let’s step through the entry and early trade management decisions. The vertical axis is a little compressed on the 1 minute chart so we’ll do…

Trading Process and Strategy

Failure Scenarios

I love this comment from David on last week’s article – Long is Wrong 2. The key part is highlighted. I’m actually really excited to see someone recognise the importance of watching for failure scenarios. Opportunity exists at the places where large numbers of traders get something wrong. The times and places where obvious expectations…

Trading Process and Strategy

Long is Wrong – 2

Last week I shared what is quite possibly my favourite market open play – https://yourtradingcoach.com/trading-process-and-strategy/long-is-wrong/ It can occur as either a PB or BPB setup, providing opportunity as market participants are trapped and stopped out of an early session long. Incredibly simple in concept. But very effective. Please review the prior article if you missed…

Trading Process and Strategy

Long is Wrong!

If you’re new to my newsletter, you could be forgiven for thinking that all I trade is an NQ opening range drive. I think in recent times we’ve covered that more than any other opening setup. Like here – https://yourtradingcoach.com/trading-process-and-strategy/pre-session-emotion-and-an-opening-drive/ Essentially it’s the first YTC Price Action Trader PB Setup following expansion from the open,…