Tag Archives: day trading

Trading Mistakes traders should avoid

By | February 11, 2015

Never, NEVER cancel a stop loss. I know, I know, every time you have a stop loss in the market, the market moves just enough to stop you out, right? Well it might mean that you should evaluate where you place your stops (this is where good trading journals come in handy), but once you’ve… Read More »

Notable Quotes from Market Wizards

By | July 16, 2013

Few Important quotes which can keep you going into this amazing field of trading: Tony Saliba “How do you lose money? It is either bad day trading or a losing position. If it’s a bad position that is the problem, then you should just get out of it.” “Clear thinking, ability to stay focused, and… Read More »

When To Quit Your Job to become full time trader

By | June 29, 2013

I have had many readers through the years and students of my trading course –most of whom were less-experienced traders–tell me that at some point in the future they planned to quit their 9-5 jobs and become a  full-time trader. Traders who have recently entered market and made good money also plan to become a… Read More »

Is It possible to make money day trading part time ?

By | May 31, 2013

The first attraction for someone to enter market is the fantasy world of day trading where Traders think they can make huge money on small capital taking huge leverage. The attraction of day trading is that traders can very much control their own hours. Most of traders who gets involved in day trading are not… Read More »

Stocks Trading Calls: LT,ITC and Axis Bank

By | May 13, 2013

Axis Bank Axis bank has been trading in range of 1530-1445, from past 10 trading sessions. Break of the range below 1445 can see the stock correcting till 1370 odd levels. Buy above 1457 Tgt 1464,1474 and 1484 SL 1452 Sell below 1444 Tgt 1434,1425 and 1413 SL 1452   ITC ITC, which has the… Read More »

Trading Weaknesses and How to Overcome Them

By | May 10, 2013

Trading is a Skill and it takes time to develop the Skill.Trading is simply like learning to drive a car, it is a skill that anyone can learn. Trading doesn’t take extreme intelligence or any superhuman gifts, it simply is hard work, just like learning to drive a car. Any person who need to become… Read More »

Benefits of Making a Trading Plan

By | April 3, 2013

I always suggests trader to create a trading plan before markets opens and strictly execute the trades as per the plan. Its a well know adage Plan the trade and Trade the plan.Most of traders trade impulsively in trading,without any plan, they go as per there intuition and end result is losses. I have written… Read More »

When to Exit a Trade

By | February 18, 2013

For a successful trade to taken place the whole trading cycle ie. Analyzing -> Entering the Trade -> Exiting the Trade should happen flawless.When such trade are done over a prolonged period of time, consistency and profitability in trading comes.  Most of traders are very good in Analyzing and entering the trade but fails at… Read More »

Why Traders Lose Their Discipline while trading stocks/forex and commodity

By | December 3, 2012

Losing discipline is not a trading problem; it is the common result of a number of trading-related problems. Here are the most common sources of loss of discipline, culled from my work with traders: Boredom cause a lack of focus:What market we are witnessing in October Series , Choppy market with range bound trading from… Read More »

Build your Trading Confidence

By | February 3, 2012

Confidence can be an important psychological tool for the trader – important enough to make the difference between a winning trade and a losing trade. When you develop your trading plan, it is obviously important that you have confidence in its accuracy and usefulness and in your belief that you can follow your plan closely… Read More »