ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...MONEY MANAGEMENT A Mathematical Game Plan by Gene Carey
Here's how the elements of a successful trading plan - profits, losses, commissions and slippage - can be used to quantify performance goals.
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ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When you think of trading, the farthest thing from your mind is to compare it to playing a game. But studies have shown that the behavior of players in a game is not unlike the behavior of participants in the most complex game setting of all -- the marke
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stocks go up when there are more buyers than sellers, down when the opposite occurs and short-sellers are a big part of the picture. But when a heavily shorted stock rallies, it can provide those in the know with a powerful trading strategy that works we
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After years of relative obscurity as an investment and trading vehicle, gold has made a dramatic comeback. Here's what you should watch out for when trading gold or gold stocks.
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Nowhere is it more important to cultivate patience and discipline than in trading. Entering a trade too early will often result in a stagnant trade and/or dispiriting losses which will often cause the trader to exit the trade early and miss the big break
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...In the high-risk trading world, we are confronted with fear, greed, and hope. Understanding why may help us embrace some of our emotional shortcomings and incorporate them into our trading.
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The failure rate for inexperienced traders is thought to be greater than 90%. Here's how to sidestep some of the common mistakes that can devastate both a trader's confidence and account equity.