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…

If you find yourself out of your trade, the reality is that you won’t always find a way back in!

  Hindsight analysis is always suspect. Our normal human biases have us believing that we would have made the optimal trade decisions. After all, they always look so simple with the benefit of hindsight. So I'm always hesitant to provide my thoughts on someone else's trade review. But it's the Christmas / New Year week…