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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Trading Covered Calls on the US Market. Why I believe it is the opportunity of a lifetime!

Managing the balance between Risk and Reward is the blight of every trader and investor. The Covered Call strategy, or Buy Write, is one of the key strategies professionals use to manage Risk. And the US markets provide us with one of the most dynamic environments that are ideally suited for the Covered Call strategy. […]

If only I could go back in time, I’d be a very rich man!

Shoulda, coulda, woulda! Over the last decade, I’ve had hundreds of conversations with traders and investors, who have told me how they had picked a “million dollar trade”, but failed to profit for one reason or another. If only they could have gone back in time and executed the order properly, or held the trade […]

The 7 questions you need to ask before investing in the share market

Unless you know what you want to trade, don’t ask me what the best trade in the share market is right now! The question of “what is the best share to make money investing in the share market” is a loaded question. For a random person, who I have no professional relationship with, to ask […]

Taking a Punt on the Melbourne Cup or the RBA?

So you like to take a punt? On the first Tuesday of November every year, the Melbourne Cup is the event that “stops the nation”. Office workers, tradies, business owners, school kids, and sometimes even stock brokers, all drop what they’re doing, tune into the radio or switch on the TV and watch a 3,200 […]

Do you want to play Chess or Checkers?

Last week’s article on the US Presidential election prompted some interesting feedback! The odds on President Obama winning have come in a touch – now paying 4/9 (was last week sitting at 4/11 on).  Over the years, I have seen many traders and investors alike, fall foul of the notion of trading from the heart.  […]

ETFs. The Way of the Future

“Investment” is now a global term. Due to technology, you can own a stock almost anywhere in the world. You can buy commodities, currencies, derivatives and indices. There is just no limit to what you can do from an investment point of view. With this wide range of potential opportunities, it can actually be quite […]

Where do I start investing in Shares?

I’m quite often asked this question by friends and at barbeques. To me, it’s a simple answer but to explain this to someone who has no experience in the markets can be very confusing. So to alleviate that confusion, I thought I’d put pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard) and establish a guideline for […]

Identifying when a Recession has started …

Even while it is being played out, the market crash of August 2011 is being touted as the “Crisis of Confidence” as it was driven by investor fear following the debacle that was the United States’ debt ceiling debate. As the markets capitulated  through early August, volatility increased to a level never seen before, even […]