Tag Archives: Trading pscology

Traders biggest enemy :HOPE

By | February 12, 2013

Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man…Friedrich Nietzsche Take an old pair of jeans and cut a hole in one of the pockets. Now, start pouring sand into that pocket. What happens? Sand runs down your leg and to the ground. What do you do? Keep… Read More »

Trading for a Living

By | February 4, 2013

How to make money trading stocks/Commodities (a) Identify the reason for the trade (b) A Stop Loss (c) A profit target or trailing stop mechanism (d) The point at which you accept that the trade is not working even if the stop did not hit. (e) Number of shares / contracts that you will hold.… Read More »

Ten Common Reasons Traders Lose Discipline And How To Avoid Them.

By | August 24, 2012

There is very little that is new in the world of trading psychology but mastering the basics and mastering our mind is essential if we are to develop as highly efficient traders. The following are common discipline issues and suggestions to counteract them. Discipline is needed if you are to succeed as a Equity,Commodity or… Read More »