Lessons from the Pros

Sep 26, 2017 Issue

Featured Article

Smart Charting to Increase Your Odds

Where to enter a position in the markets is key. If you can’t get your entry correct, meaning low risk, high reward and high probability, the other components to your trades such as the protective stop and target will not work. Since so many of my article deal with properly entering positions, I want to… Read More »


Three Uses for Trendlines

Hello traders! This week’s newsletter comes to you from sunny southern California where I’m teaching a futures class. Today we talked about trendlines, so guess what this week’s letter is about? In the world of trading, trendlines actually have many uses. For example, you can use them to help define a trend, be it up or… Read More »

Proactive Investor

The Virtues of Re-Balancing a Portfolio

As investors, we must take some risk to make any money in the markets. While it is true that cash in the bank doesn’t seem to have any risk, since it doesn’t rise and fall, changing interest rates cause its return to vary. And because the interest on cash is so low, the risk is… Read More »

Education Resource

Evaluating Your Life Insurance Needs

Buying life insurance is a daunting task and can be very tricky. Most individuals are sold a catch-all life insurance policy rather than one that actually meets their specific needs. When choosing how much and what type of policy you need, it’s important to break down the reasons why you need it. For example, there… Read More »