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Is the Stock Market Random

Is the stock market random? Is it not obvious!

The way the financial markets move can often leave you feeling perplexed and wondering if you should have gone back to your 9 to 5 office job (because at least there was the hot new girl in accounts, right?). When you see a double bottom followed up by a bullish rally in real-time, your brain makes mental note of this pattern and your subconscious will...
Are Markets Random...

Rebound trading: I know you can’t be this dumb!

The pain traders endure from a losing trade is, at times acute, and it seems the more certain you are that price will move in a certain direction, the more hurt you feel when it moves against you (cry babies leave the website now please). It’s in situations where a person feels their bet is a dead cert that they find it most difficult to accept that their market prediction is...
Trading On The Rebound...
Forex Robot

Trading like a Forex Robot just doesn’t work!

You might have read in trading manuals, bullshit forums (can you tell I don’t recommend getting any advice from these yet?), and other materials, how in order to become a successful trader, you should trade like a robot. And no, this doesn’t mean hunting down and eliminating anyone with the name John or Sarah Connor). What is meant by that is to...
Why It Doesn't Work...

Why The Turtle Traders Experiment is the Ultimate Motivation

If you have been having a hard time in the markets, or have read one too many forum posts alluding to the fact that the markets are impossible to beat on a consistent basis, then the story of the turtle traders should provide you with some hope, and reignite your passion for trading the financial markets. All traders need a pick-me-up at some...
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Trading a Demo Account vs a Real One
Day trading demo account vs real one: Bad idea!
If you read through Online forums, trading advice websites and various other learning materials, the general consensus is that newbie traders should trade a demo account exclusively until they have found an edge capable of providing them with a sufficient advantage in the markets; at this point they are ready to step into in the...
Why Demos Don't Work...
Portfolio strategy: Cheat your way to the top!
Starting out a new career in the markets can prove overwhelming, and it might be that copying a well put together portfolio is a beneficial place to start. By getting a feel for the type of set-up which professional traders use can serve as a hugely time-saving exercise. More often than not, the issue which most of the traders who struggle in the markets have, is...
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