Trading Business

High Volatility – Thoughts for Developing Traders

We have been blessed with some absolutely amazing markets lately. Incredible daily ranges. Incredible opportunity. And incredible risk, if not played wisely. So while it's tempting to use today's article as an ego-boosting review of a couple of winning trades, that's not really what motivates me with my YTC writing. I'm more concerned about your…

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Pre-Acceptance of Trade Risk

I will NEVER take a trade without having pre-accepted the potential for trade loss. Because the fact is that MANY will lose. Pre-acceptance of trade risk means that I am comfortable with taking the loss and will do so immediately without hesitation. Pre-acceptance of trade risk means that I'm not overly concerned with the monetary…

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Fighting to Regain Losses

  I had an interesting email exchange with a trader a couple of weeks ago, who is struggling with occasional massive losses. I've had the opportunity to speak to a LOT of traders over the last 8 years of writing these articles. You'd be surprised at how common this problem is. We discussed several options…