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Quiet February

It's been one quiet month of trading so far. Only two trades (see trade detail here) taken for the month. The setups simply haven't been there for my strategy. My system measures every tick to evaluate an opportunity. But so far, they have been few and far between. Last February the same strategy took zero…
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Managing Risk

We all know about managing risk. We all know plan your trade and trade your plan. We all know about to our winners run. We all know the importance of exiting trades for a loss when things are not going as thought. Hell we know a lot. So one question. Why do most of us fail…
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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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System Update

I've written about the concept of focusing on lower win rates versus higher win rates. And on the shift in psychology that is required. How lower win rates are likely more rewarding systems. As counterintuitive as that may seem. That shift in psychology and acceptance of this idea admittedly took me a bit of time.…
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