Trading As A Hobby

Trading as a hobby is rarely thought of as a viable way to interact with the markets. It has a connotation that the trader is not serious and therefore doomed for failure. But that is not true. People can do a lot of activities in life purely as a hobby and find great success. It…
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New Equity Highs

New equity highs sounds better than run up. Though the latter often produces the former. By new equity highs, I'm not talking the S&P, small caps or tech. Rather the equity curve on my bond system. New Equity Highs New equity highs are fun for sure. Far better than drawdowns. Which I went through late…
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Emotional Stability

Emotional stability is not limited to trading. Success, regardless of what you are doing involves emotional stability. Absent such, you'll simply make emotional decisions. Decisions that are less a function of the facts before you and more about what you are feeling. In other words, the more emotional your decision making the higher the probability of…
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Professional Trader

If someone tells you they play a professional sport, you can quickly decipher whether they are telling the truth or not. Simply google their name and see who they played for. There's no hiding from reality. There's no "BS" to use for marketing purposes. This is not the case when it comes to trading. Anyone…
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