Paying your Dues when Trading

Paying your Dues when Trading

How many of thought upon reading Market Wizards, I can do this? Probably most! The sad fact is that more than 90% of all traders fail. Fail means blowing up an account. Losing all of their money.

It is not just us mortal traders. It is PHDs and Noble […]

Interview with Top Traders- Stock Market Gurus

Interview with Top Traders – What is the #1 Thing That is Absolutely Critical to a Trader’s Success?

Posted on May 21, 2015 by Rayner — No Comments ↓


Trading is tough.

There is much to learn with a lot of noise out there.

But what if you could skip the fluff and […]

Is the Tide of the Stock Market Turning Bearish? $SPY $QQQ

It can be easily said that Friday’s action was simply ugly. This leaves one to question if a long over due correction could be at hand. I want to clarify I am not a bull nor a bear. I simply read the market action every day. The stock market opened lower and it just kept […]

“Market Wizards” Advice: Doing the Uncomfortable Thing Trend Following

I had this pdf emailed to me yesterday. This market wizard piece was written by Jack Schwager. This Market Wizard piece highlights 3 important issues for traders to consider.

Article Highlights • The need for emotional satisfaction will lead to making a worse decision than randomly selecting an investment. • Bringing normal human habits and […]

Marty Schwartz $40,000 to $20,000,000 Trading

It is extremely important to read. My book shelf is not filled with entry techniques rather more psychology issues. Market Wizards book by Jack Schwager is both great for encouraging however can lead inexperienced traders to think it is easy. I can promise you…it is never easy…

With that said…was just flipping through Market Wizards […]

Going From a Losing Trader to a Consistent Winning Trader

It is not magic. It is hard work. It is not the system. It is the mindset. I am always working on my trading psychology.

I read and reread psychology ideas from the masters. This is from Marty Schwartz -Pitbull in Market Wizards… It is absolutely wonderful…Forget about being right…

When I was able to […]

How To Short Stocks Like a Market Wizard

One can go long as well as go short. There is not a one way street when we trade. In Market Wizards from Jack Schwager he spoke about Donna Glante.

Possible Indications:

High receivables (large outstanding billings for goods and services). Change of accountants. High turnover in chief financial officers. A company blaming short sellers […]

Bruce Kovner Trend Following Legend & Market Wizard

Bruce Kovner started in the mid 1970s. He traded a $4,000 position up to $45,000 in a period of a month of and a half. However he lost half of this amount and what was most striking he lost his profit in only one hour. Trading without a well thought out plan can be devastating. […]

Yes You Really Can Make A Million Dollars When Trend Following- Marhedge Article

It is really possible to do this ( however it is not easy). The vast majority of people can not do this. They quit at the first inevitable period of draw downs or losses. They then look for something different than trend following. Most people do not have the correct attitude when trend following. They […]

Jack Schwager Hedge Fund Market Wizards trading secrets & insights in their own words

This is a must watch interview with Jack Schwager & his discussion regarding Market Wizards. Look for my upcoming book published by Wiley books The Bible of trend following

Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future performance. The risk of loss in trading futures contracts, commodity options or forex can be substantial, […]