I’m regularly asked, “What books do you recommend for traders?” To which I reply, “What are books?” In a digital world, where almost any type of…

June 2021

There are various ways this story ends. One final sell preceded by days and days of “it can’t go any lower” along with the corresponding doubling down…

October 2020

Wise trading wisdom from the late Jon Boorman.
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August 2020

Back in August, I threw the above chart on Twitter with the comment, “Quadruple top in place on AMZN. I don’t think I’ve ever seen this before.” Little…

July 2020

There is really no such thing as an “easy” market to make money in, however, some markets are more conducive to success than others, and over the past…
What is R? Any sound trading methodology has to incorporate risk management, and one of the easiest ways to do that is to use the “R” method. “R” is a…
It was early 2008. The iPhone had just come out and Netflix was a service that let you temporarily borrow movies on a plastic disk, delivered by a human…
There are a number of topics that come up regularly among traders, but the most common discussions usually revolve around the theory that markets are…

June 2020

Having been on both sides of the aisle; the trader side and the brokerage side, I think I have a different perspective on the issue of stop placement…

March 2020

Evergreen tips for losing all your money really fast.
Today, social media and trading chat rooms are blowing up with reports about Interactive Brokers and other platforms going down (again), making it…