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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Imagine if it actually was bad news for Apple, the World’s largest company?

When the world’s largest company announces a sharp increase in sales and a sharp increase in profits, you would most likely expect a strong move in the share price, right? Indeed this week, Apple’s share price did respond with a sharp move in its share price – a downward one! This kind of move can […]

Looking at the future up close and now

This week I have had the opportunity to spend some time in Southern California and man it has been an eye opener. Technology and the use of it is so mainstream and so far ahead that it really shines a light on several investment themes – themes that we have been using to bank profits […]

Apple… is this the end of an era?

For the last 10 years, I have been trading Apple Computers on the US markets in one form or another. As stocks and options (derivatives) are my strategy focus, this has included strategies such as Covered Calls (Buy/Writes), various Spread strategies and directional views. The stock would be one of my more favoured trading vehicles, […]

Never drive a car by looking in the rear view mirror – unless you want to crash!

I love it when we get feedback and questions through from people following the publication of our articles each week. Some people really struggle to come up with something to write about on a regular basis, but Matt and I find this one of the more interesting and certainly fun tasks. Even more enjoyable is […]

A Critically Important ABC that any serious investor needs to read

Enjoying profit opportunities and avoiding pain are two of the mainstay pillars of any investment strategy. All very obvious, so why an article on the subject? Well, it is one thing knowing something – another, actually acting upon it. This is a theme that we have iterated many times over the past decade – through […]

Will Alibaba’s IPO cause the US stock market to fall?

There has been much anticipation for the upcoming IPO of Alibaba – a (currently) privately owned Internet based e-commerce business resembling eBay/Amazon/PayPal/Google. It is a Chinese based business, which has expanded phenomenally as consumers in China have gained more and more access to the internet and online consumer shopping. But will its upcoming IPO cause […]

Is it the season to be picking Apples?

The upcoming release of the iPhone 6 has investors accumulating shares in Apple Inc on the expectation that the next revolution for the industry leading company is just around the corner. Apple has been a driving force in the development of software and personal devices since the 1980’s, but was predominant in the evolution of […]

How to avoid the pain of living week to week: 3 Steps to new income

Over the past month or so, I have had the opportunity to meet a large number of people at various events we have spoken at. As always, it is the ultimate honour to share time and skills with people who are wanting to make shifts and changes in the direction of their finances. Reflecting this, […]

How to avoid the pain of the “new norm” and enjoy income on your terms

Today’s world is all about convenience, perhaps to have a better quality life, or instead to try and cram more in.  Unfortunately being busy has become the “new norm” for so many people – longer working days, as your home life now includes work emails, greater accessibility and of course, the follow up call where […]

7 Steps from an Apple to an Orchard!

Changes this week saw the world’s biggest company’s share price “plunge” – at least on the surface. In reality, the company had a share split – 7 new shares for every previous one held. The advantage to this is that it makes Apple’s stock clearly more affordable for investors, particularly those with smaller accounts, providing […]