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Avoid the Five Fatal Trading Mistakes and Start Winning in the Market Place

Avoid the Five Fatal Trading Mistakes and Start Winning in the Market Place

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Avoid the Five Fatal Trading Mistakes and Start Winning in the Market Place

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Helping you with smoother investment returns and How to avoid Australia’s own property calamity in one simple process

Following up on last weeks Spanish article, this week, further travelling  has revealed some critically important lessons that Australian investors can use to better select and avoid what surely must be a calamity in the making for those unaware. Driving down from Barcelona to Valencia, Spain’s second largest city, I took a detour through several […]

Why trading headlines will help you lose money for no real reason.

Let’s face it, we all love a great headline and right now, in financial markets, nothing could summarise things more clearly than the above. Let me explain. This week I was planning on writing an article on oil. Very topical given the price moves and having spent a fair bit of time at the airport […]

Three things Europe must do to bring itself out of the recession

Having had a couple of weeks to look around and get a feel for the place, it is easy to see why people fall in love with European summer. Long days, longer evenings, perfect temperatures and history around just about every corner, it is paradise. However, paradise for a holiday but what about the underlying […]

Australian Interest Rates. How low can they go?

Australia’s top 4 banks fixed their 5-year fixed term interest rates, sparking the debate on how much lower rates might go on the short-term. Many home investors have been fixing at record low rates in anticipation of the Reserve Bank lifting rates in the future, with the Banks offering low terms in an effort to […]

The #1 strategy to make money from stocks during earnings season?

Anticipation for earnings results can drive stock prices up or down ahead of the scheduled release date. Both Fear and Greed, the two driving factors behind the stock market, can cause a price to fluctuate wildly as investors second guess whether the company will meet, exceed or fall short of expectations. But while there is […]

Chinese Economic Growth remains slow, but beats expectations

China has slowed, but the world is not coming to an end. GDP (Growth Domestic Product) figures released on Monday point to continued stabilization of Chinese economic growth. There are fears that the world’s second largest economy was poised to decline even further from it’s 3-year GDP peak at 11.9%, but throughout 2013, annualized GDP […]

Japan’s Olympic Win – a huge economic bonus?

This week saw Japan awarded to 2020 Summer Olympics and may prove to be a most welcome shot in the arm for the beleaguered Japanese Economy. The stock market there, certainly bounced well on the news – too well in fact for us to be able to get safely set on Nikkei Trader on Monday. […]

How to read the Economy using the Economic Clock

For the last decade, I’ve been analysing the economy with a technique called the Economic Clock. As a trained Technical Analyst, my view of decision making for trading shares was to analyse price and to disregard all other information. Whether that be Fundamental, Political or Economic. Reason being that Technical Analysis defines that all information […]

Is Bitcoin the future of digital money?

Is Bitcoin the future of digital money? Global headlines tout Bitcoin as being the future for money transfers. But an electronic currency has no government control, central bank or legal regulations – reasons that are both positive and negative, depending on your point of view. Fads come and go, enticing speculators and the hopeful to invest […]

Australian Economic Outlook for 2013 – The year to date

Australian Economic Outlook for 2013 – the year to date As we are a quarter into the year, it is always good to review how our views and expectation have held up, during the first 90 days of the year. If you missed our outrageous predictions for 2013, you can download your copy here So […]