The Market Open Demands a Flexible Mindset

The market open demands a flexible mindset Not everyone performs well at the market open. That’s absolutely fine. Some are better standing aside till structure develops and conditions have revealed themselves. And then trading off this opening structure. It’s all good. There is plenty of trading still available. For me though, I like the market…

Grind it Out

So very, very true: “Sometimes you’re going to have games where you just have to grind it out. And the teams that can find ways to win these type of games are going to be successful.” – Candace Parker, Professional Basketball Player, Chicago Sky (WNBA) And so very applicable to trading. Let’s create a trading…

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…