Lessons from the Pros

Jan 3, 2012 Issue

SPECIALTY SKILLS ARTICLE

The New Year is an Opportunity for a New Perspective

Before you know it, we will be celebrating a new year. It is traditionally a time for reflection and resolutions. This makes it a great opportunity to initiate real change in what you are doing in order to go to the next level in your trading and your life. Change is ubiquitous. As we look Read More »

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How to Achieve Your Goals in 2012

The New Year brings us the opportunity to reflect on the past year and to be excited about the year to come. There is a feeling that we have a fresh start. However, I don’t personally believe in New Year’s Resolutions. I believe in reviewing and setting goals at the first of the year. A goal is Read More »

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Importance of Understanding Options’ Level II

Many option traders don’t have a full grasp of the understanding of Level II. This article is aimed at demystifying options’ LEVEL II. An appropriate way to approach our scrutiny would be in the academic spirit. Let us turn to the investopedia.com definition of Level II Quotes. ‘Level II is essentially the order book… When orders are placed, Read More »

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New Year’s Questions and Answers

Firstly let me begin this week’s article by wishing everyone of our Lessons from the Pros readers a very Happy and Prosperous New Year for 2012. For some this is a little bit of a downbeat time, as the blues creep in after the festive celebrations. But if you are anything like me, I am Read More »

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Looking Back and the Road Ahead

By the time you read this article, we will have started the New Year. I hope you had a great holiday season and wish you a safe and prosperous new year. Looking back at the markets in 2011, we had a lost year for investors as the markets seem to be closing out the year Read More »

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India Outlook

2011 was a rough year for the India equity markets, that is unless you were able to identify the bear market and trade the short side. Online Trading Academy’s Pro Picks finished the year with nearly a 40% gain in the portfolio. As traders we must be flexible with our opinions and trade what the Read More »

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Market Timing in XLT

I often talk and write about Market Timing but why is it so important? The main reason you would want to know how to time the markets turning points in advance is to attain the lowest risk, highest reward, and highest probability entry into a position in the market. Think about it, by entering as Read More »

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