Trading Education of Loss

There are many short little pieces of popular trading wisdom. Many of them have their origin in trend following – a trading style based on catching long trends and riding them to the very end. One of these often quoted trading rules is “Cut your losses short and let your winners run.” It means that … Read more

How To Teach Your Brain To Trade

This post is a continuation of HOW YOUR BRAIN STOPS YOU FROM BEING A TRADER ( the previous post ) A lot of books have been written about the two sides of our brain. The Left Side which is the more linear, formula based, procedure oriented brain and The Right Side which understands design, symphony … Read more

Day Trading: Smart Or Stupid?

Yes, it is possible to make money in stock trading. Some people have actually made millions trading in markets day in day out. Eg : Jessie Livingston, George Soros, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala etc But there is a catch! Only a few people will be able to make it! The number of successful trader will always remain … Read more

The Biggest Trading Lessons of 2020

The year 2020 has been insanely tumultuous: Volatile trading sessions, the shortest bear market, a ferocious bull run, an unprecedented global lockdown,  In 2020, we had a bear market, a bull market, a recession, all-time highs (a bubble?). All in the same year.  In any eventful year, there are opportunities to learn. In the events … Read more

Trading Hijacked by Emotions

Every trades have experienced strong emotions in his/her trading and have struggled with them. One of the main reason for erratic trading results ie. Having big loss because you stayed on the trade hoping the market will reverse or missing out on big profit by exiting early have been attributed to emotions. Strong emotions have … Read more