Going Long vs. Going Short by Zvi Benyamini
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Going Long vs. Going Short by Zvi Benyamini
There's a world of difference between uptrends and downtrends. Here's a look at different setups and how you can use them to succeed in long and short positions.
When I first began selling short a few years back, I didn't do very well. I was stopped out of trade after trade, and I kept missing out on the best opportunities. At first I didn't understand what was wrong: I was using the exact same methods that I had used successfully to go long, and simply reversed the rules and setups. Why wasn't it working?
At some point I realized this was a mista...