Archive for August, 2011

  • Ivanhoff on Discipline
    Posted by on August 22nd, 2011 at 12:13 pm, Comments: 0

    Learning to accept losses as part of the game and cutting them short is the single most important step towards becoming consistently profitable. It sounds simple, but […]

  • Keith Kern on His Favorite Setup
    Posted by on August 19th, 2011 at 12:34 pm, Comments: 0

    My favorite setup involves a stock that has been trading sideways for a period of time and has tested resistance many times. I will establish a […]

  • John Welsh on the Importance of Cutting Losses Quickly
    Posted by on August 18th, 2011 at 12:45 pm, Comments: 0

    The major turning point in my trading career came when I started to track my trades on an excel spreadsheet, as shown in Figure 46.1. […]

  • Darren Miller on Proactively Managing Risk
    Posted by on August 17th, 2011 at 12:53 pm, Comments: 0

    For the most part I focus on the $10 spread as that allows me to define my risk at a level I’m comfortable with. So, depending […]

  • Sunrise Trader on His Market Approach
    Posted by on August 15th, 2011 at 1:53 pm, Comments: 0

    I prefer to trade stocks that are leaders in their respective sectors. I like stocks that break to new highs early in a market uptrend because […]

  • Pradeep Bonde on the Essence of Swing Trading
    Posted by on August 11th, 2011 at 12:38 pm, Comments: 0

    The essence of swing trading is to capture explosive moves after a brief sideways consolidation and sell into strength. Short term momentum swings in stocks are driven […]

  • John Benedict on Risk Management
    Posted by on August 9th, 2011 at 12:51 pm, Comments: 0

    Everyone has a buy discipline and can tell you what they like, almost nobody will tell you when or what they will sell. Having a risk […]

  • Phil Pearlman on His Market Strategy
    Posted by on August 4th, 2011 at 1:41 pm, Comments: 0

    While I’ve applied multiple strategies over the past 15 years, the one common theme and the one that has created the most wealth has been identifying massive […]

  • Derald Muniz Explains How is He Finding Trading Ideas
    Posted by on August 3rd, 2011 at 12:28 pm, Comments: 0

    1. I keep an active setup list, focusing on keeping the list under 20 quality stocks at all times. This means there is a constant […]

  • Daniel Miller and Jason Robinson on Their Valuation Criteria
    Posted by on August 2nd, 2011 at 12:46 pm, Comments: 0

      The valuation criteria we use when selecting a stock investment with strong underlying fundamentals is based on a number of ratios (mostly price ratios). […]