Top 4 Stock Trading Mistakes

The Top 4 Stock Trading Mistakes There are thousands of ways to make money in the stock market…and there are even more ways to lose it. I’d like to share with you a few of the top stock trading mistakes and how you can avoid them. Be honest, do you do any of the following? […]

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How to Beat the Stock Market

How to Beat the Stock Market: An Extensive Guide If you want to learn how to beat the stock market, you simply need a plan, and today I’m going to give you one. First off, there are traders, people active in the markets. Then there are investors who know they can outperform mutual funds (I […]

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  • February 20, 2018

Crazy Ivan Turns On The Stock Market

Crazy Ivan Turns On The Stock Market The S&P 500 pulled a “Crazy Ivan” on the bulls this week, turning on them just like a Soviet submarine captain during the Cold War. At the risk of sounding like a broken record: this is a completely normal behavior of the stock market. So typical that this last year’s run […]

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S&P 500 Mean Reversion: She’s a maniac, maniac on the floor!

S&P 500 Mean Reversion: She’s a maniac, maniac on the floor! Nope, I’m not talking about the talented Jennifer Beals in Flashdance, I’m talking about the not-so-sexy, totally maniacal, crazy stock market. Specifically, mean reversion of the S&P 500. I want this hard-wired into your brain; ingrained in your skull for the rest of your […]

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Death of Technical Analysis April 21st, 1982

April 21st, 1982: the day technical analysis died Technical analysis (“TA”) officially died on April 21st, 1982, the day stock index futures first appeared on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Ever since stock index futures were introduced, the stock market’s behavior has become more volatile in the short-term due to the tremendous leverage that traders can […]

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The Million Dollar Idiot Indicator

The Million Dollar Idiot Indicator Yesterday an article came across my news feed that actually made me spit-out-loud as I openly laughed at my phone. I just can’t believe the media these days. They try to push the idea of a perfect indicator on investors.  Trust me, there is no holy grail indicator. They will literally […]

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Buy High Sell Higher For Massive Profits

Buy high sell higher for massive profits We’ve all heard this one before when talking stocks and investing right? “Buy low, sell high” But, that’s not the subject line of this post. We actually want to buy high and sell higher. Here’s a quick tip: what is “common knowledge” is not worth knowing in almost […]

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Fat Tails Make Money!

Fat tails and trading strategies Research is the lifeblood of traders and investors. We need to be constantly adapting to an ever-changing marketplace, and actually, the speed at which we need to adapt is increasing. I love research, call me crazy and a nerd but that’s why I love the stock market… …(plus making a […]

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Why Test Your Trading Strategies?

Always test your trading strategies You should always test your trading strategies before putting them to use. You can do this with paper and pencil, an excel spreadsheet, or you can do what the pros do and use cloud computing. I’d like to share a story to emphasize the point: You may have heard this story […]

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