When you buy pre-breakout, when do you consider the trade to be “wrong?” This approach involves breaking your standard, full-size position, into smalle…
I’m regularly asked, “What books do you recommend for traders?” To which I reply, “What are books?” In a digital world, where almost any type of inform…
There are various ways this story ends. One final sell preceded by days and days of “it can’t go any lower” along with the corresponding doubling down.…
My friend Evan Medeiros (@EvanMedeiros) was kind enough to have me as a guest on his new video podcast and the episode dropped today We covered a wide …
Wise trading wisdom from the late Jon Boorman.
Back in August, I threw the above chart on Twitter with the comment, “Quadruple top in place on AMZN. I don’t think I’ve ever seen this before.”  Littl…
There is really no such thing as an “easy” market to make money in, however, some markets are more conducive to success than others, and over the past …
What is R? Any sound trading methodology has to incorporate risk management, and one of the easiest ways to do that is to use the “R” method. “R” is a …
It was early 2008. The iPhone had just come out and Netflix was a service that let you temporarily borrow movies on a plastic disk, delivered by a huma…
There are a number of topics that come up regularly among traders, but the most common discussions usually revolve around the theory that markets are r…
Having been on both sides of the aisle; the trader side and the brokerage side, I think I have a different perspective on the issue of stop placement t…
Always use the maximum amount of leverage available. They wouldn’t give it to you if you weren’t supposed to use it. Buy every dip, your stocks will al…