September 2012

Who Holds The World Record For Stock Trading Returns? This Guy...

Who Holds The World Record For Stock Trading Returns? This Guy…

Who is Dan Zanger? Dan Zanger is the modern day version of the legender trader Nicolas Darvas. His mother Elaine loved the stock market and Dan would often watch the business channel with her. One day in 1978 Dan saw a stock explode across the ticker tape at the bottom of the screen hitting $1. …

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3 Brain Tricks

5 Keys to the Mental Game of Trading

“There is nothing more important than your emotional balance.” – Jesse Livermore While taking losses is always uncomfortable, Taking them based on a predetermined exit strategy takes away some of the mental pain. Cutting losses when you know you are wrong also limits the size and extent of the loss and the severe pain of …

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My Thoughts, My Charts, My Picks

          I am long Apple and Google going into Monday morning via in the money weekly options. I will not be one of those people fighting this tape. We are in an up trend, this is a bull market. Prices are going up not down, yes we could reverse, but we …

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Recipe For a Monster Stock

  Many traders have not done their homework in understanding how the greatest stocks in history acted. How they created products that changed the world and both earnings expectations and real earnings drove these stocks up to dizzying levels. Traders that have not done the homework think these stocks are short plays and just can’t …

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