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Trading Psychology Edge

By | January 2, 2013 2:25 pm

1. OPTIMISM – It all starts with a hunch or a positive outlook leading us to buy a stock. 2. EXCITEMENT – Things start moving our way and we get giddy inside. We start to anticipate and hope that a possible success story is in the making. 3. THRILL – The market continues to be favorable and we… Read More »

The Importance of Psychology in Trading

By | August 3, 2012 4:11 pm

This is part of the all-important–but sometimes overlooked–aspect of “trading psychology.” I will admit that when I first got into this fascinating business, I was skeptical of the whole “trader psychology” thing. My main concern at that time was learning as much about markets and technical analysis as I could–and my trading mentality or psychology… Read More »