Lessons from the Pros

Jul 10, 2012 Issue

Featured Article

The Ever Important Trading Plan

The key to trading success is having an effective trading plan that works for you. Sam shares several questions that he always encourages students to think about and answer when formulating their trading plans. Read More »

Featured Article

OPS, an Odds Enhancer

Many new traders feel they need to make as many trades as they can in order to be successful, but Brandon explains how this couldn’t be further from the truth. Trading is all about finding the trades with the highest probability of success. Read More »

Featured Article

Let’s Twist Again…

Data this week suggests that the Federal Reserve will continue the policy called “The Twist.” Brandon explains the policy and discusses its effects on trading and investing. Read More »

Featured Article

Are You Getting to First Base?

“I get into a trade and it goes my direction, but after a while it goes against me and I get stopped out.” After hearing this many times, Rick discusses the importance of setting realistic expectations for trades and managing winners properly. Read More »

Options Article

Which Trend Is the Correct One?

When analyzing multiple time frames there can often be confusion. Two different time frames of the same underlying can show us completely differing trends. Josip answers the question: Which trend is the correct one? Read More »

Real Estate Article

National Mortgage Settlement and What It All Means

This week Diana follows up on an article she wrote months ago about the large national mortgage settlement involving five top lenders. She reviews the main features of the settlement that can affect the everyday homeowner. Read More »

Specialty Skills Article

Why Change is So Hard

Why is it so hard to do what you say you want to do and not do what you say you don’t want to do? This week Dr. Woody explores why change is so hard when it comes to trading habits, and how to go about making necessary changes. Read More »

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