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Revisiting streaks

In a previous post, I gave a look at my published swing trade record, with a title on the post of Trading is Hard! Let’s revisit that concept, almost exactly a month later. The point of that post was that outcomes are “streakier” than we...

Stalking a trade–patience

So many of us get into trading for action and excitement. (That was one of the things that drew me to trading, years ago.) But what it takes to be successful is often the exact opposite–the patience and willingness to do nothing at all, until the time is right....

What happens if you believe?

Over the years, I’ve moved toward being increasingly skeptical and critical of trading ideas. I knew this was happening, even if it was not a deliberate choice, but a recent podcast I did make me question my reasons for being so skeptical, and reaffirmed the...