Arguably the Most Important Part of any Analysis – 2

Monday started with some obvious expectations.   It’s a simple plan to start the session. A sideways trend in the pre-market, with clear and obvious range boundaries to trade off (BPB / PB) as the market drives hard for either gap fill or gap continuation. But wait! Do you remember this from back in February? …

The Reassess Point – 2

A trade sequence from earlier this week prompted me to revisit the Reassess Point; a concept introduced almost a year ago here – https://yourtradingcoach.com/trader/the-reassess-point/. In that article we explored a change of mindset that helps avoid the frustration associated with premature exits and missed opportunity. This is how most of us are taught the game…

Managing Your Imperfection

Trading – the Art of Managing your Imperfection within an Environment of Uncertainty! I seriously love this game. And the challenge it presents to us each and every day. Probes, tests, retests and all manner of chop in an ambiguous environment of constantly shifting pace, volatility and direction. And we enter this arena with a…

The Comeback Mindset

Here’s a short comment that raised my interest in a recent email exchange: “I hate the first trade of the day. Always worried I’ll have to start the day with a loss.” It was not the primary focus of the conversation, so didn’t receive much followup discussion beyond sharing a couple of links which I…