5 Trading Rules That Could Save You Thousands (2019 Edition)

A couple of years ago I wrote an article titled Three olden Trading Rules That Could Save You Thousands.  In this article, I have expanded those rules to five.  Five is a good number – most people can remember a mental checklist of 5 items – even in the heat of battle.

Master Day Trading in Just 30 Days: Lesson #1

OK, so you want to be a day trader. But do you know what being a day trader really means? Yes, the freedom you get by setting your own hours can be intoxicating. The profits that can be made are unlimited. And it really can ultimately be life changing!

Master Day Trading in Just 30 Days: Lesson #3

In this 3rd installment of our day trading training series, we will briefly switch to something a bit more practical instead of just lecturing on the basics. One of the reasons we’re throwing this practical portion in here is because it might take you a few days to complete.

Master Day Trading in Just 30 Days: Lesson #4

In this 4th installment of our day trading training series, we are going to keep things very simple. This is the the first lesson where you will be entering trades — but not live trades…

Why You Should Never Give Up On Trading

Trading isn’t easy. Anyone who says otherwise is either trying to sell you something or hasn’t been trading long enough to have a credible opinion. But mastering it can be quite rewarding – even if you have to blow out a few accounts to get there…
Its Not Time To Get Excited About Gold – Yet

Its Not Time To Get Excited About Gold – Yet

08 April, 2019 Gold and other precious metals have been moving lately and this, of course, brings out all the gold bugs. But, taking a step back and looking at the bigger picture, we can see that its not quite yet time to get excited about this particular metal....

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So You Want To Trade BitCoin

So You Want To Trade BitCoin

  05   January, 2018 So you want to trade bitcoin or maybe trade other crypto-currencies.  It seems everyone else is making tons of money except you, right? But here's the thing - every decade or so a new financial "bubble" of some kind shows up.  Two...

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Don’t Take Your Eyes Off These Markets

Don’t Take Your Eyes Off These Markets

16 November, 2017 With all the excitement in the equities and amazing moves in new fangled things like Bitcoins, its easy to forget that there are other markets that make major moves.  And, indeed, many of these markets have been relatively quiet... But low volatility...

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S&P500 Confirms Memorial Holiday Breakout

S&P500 Confirms Memorial Holiday Breakout

02 June, 2017 Last week on May 24th the ES broke out of a trading range.  But, since it was the week before Memorial Day weekend we took it with a grain of salt.  Sure enough we had a pullback that retested the breakout level. Now, because of that re-test and with the...

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Copper (HG) Critical Point (Short / Long Play)

Copper (HG) Critical Point (Short / Long Play)

15 January, 2017 After a large impulse to the upside, Copper futures are starting to carve out a giant trading range valued around $7500 USD (measured from low to high). Now,  it looks like this market is close to the upper end of the range which opens up a...

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S&P500/ES Hourly Trade Setup

S&P500/ES Hourly Trade Setup

05 December, 2016 Early last week we published a post about the easiest trade you might be able to make all year.  Basically, it advocated buying pullbacks on the hourly charts and holding on as long as you can. Well, overnight the ES chart completed a pattern...

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Coffee – Long Trade Idea

Coffee – Long Trade Idea

30 November, 2016 Coffee futures have been in an uptrend for most of 2016.  Now it has pulled back to an area where price spent a lot of time earlier this year (and even last year).  This presents a potential swing trade opportunity. Obviously no one can...

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The Simplest Trade You Could Make All Year

The Simplest Trade You Could Make All Year

28 November, 2016 Sometimes its best to just keep things simple. We mentioned last week that US Equities generally have a bullish bias during the Thanksgiving holiday week and that if a breakout were to occur, there was a good chance it would be during that time...

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US Equities In A Holiday Week

US Equities In A Holiday Week

21 November, 2016 US Equities are at an interesting point.  The DOW has pushed to new highs as has the small caps index (Russell 2000).  But the S&P 500, the broader measure of the US Stock market and the Nasdaq, the market leader for many months, have...

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