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The Other 80%: Why No One Cares About The Stock Market
6 months ago by SA Editor's Picks

The evident disconnect between consumers and the market is obvious. There are people who are obsessing over cannabis and crypto, looking for a get-rich-quick technique, and forgetting to pay attention to the fundamentals of investing. And then there are the people who can’t afford to think about the stock market, and are working 3 jobs to make ends meet. Why on earth would they associate with anything that 1) takes their money and 2) reminds them of the Great Financial Crisis?

Retail Rally Comes to A Screeching Halt
6 months ago by Dr. Duru @ Dr. Duru

Toys R Us refuses to die. The hedge funds that own the debt of the bankrupt toy retailer decided to cancel an auction of assets and instead plan to revive the brand and even open new retail outlets. The prospects of another Toys R Us revival could become symbolic: the timing coincided with what looks ... Read more

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Stock market is breaking down after a very long uptrend. More short term weakness ahead?
5 months ago by BullMarkets.co

Perspective is important. After a very steady rally over the past 3 months, the U.S. stock market is finally starting to “break down”. But before you panic, realize that this “break down” is very small in the grand scheme of themes. Some traders are looking for a retest of the 200 day moving average.

The Real Way To Learn Trading
6 months ago by Brett Steenbarger, Ph.D. @ TraderFeed

In a recent article, I ask the question of whether individual traders can succeed in financial markets and take a look at actual research on the percentage of traders who sustain profitability.  I also examine a number of successful training efforts and what they are doing to increase the...

These 3 Things Will Determine Your Trading Returns...
6 months ago by Fallible @ Fallible YouTube Channel

To determine the return potential of any trading strategy you have to look at three things, edge, frequency, and position size.Edge is your ability to forecast future returns in the market with an accuracy better than random guessing.Frequency is how often your edge shows up.And position size is how much you can bet on each trade while remaining emotionally stable.A large edge that shows up frequently and can handle large position size will produce the highest returns. To learn more, make sure you watch the video above!And as always, stay Fallible out there investors! Follow AK on Twitter: https://twitter.com/akfallibleAnd Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fallible_money/***All content, opinions, and commentary by Fallible is intended for general information and educational purposes only, NOT INVESTMENT ADVICE.

All Star Interviews Season 2, Episode 7: Kim Sokoloff, CMT & Trader
6 months ago by JC @ All Star Charts

  Kim Sokoloff is a trader’s trader. Whenever I see her she is always telling me about her trading day, what she was buying and what she was selling. I have a huge appreciation for the passion she brings to the markets on a daily basis. We all have different time horizons, some longer-term and […]The post All Star Interviews Season 2, Episode 7: Kim Sokoloff, CMT & Trader appeared first on All Star Charts.

How to Buy a Hot Stock: Learn how to buy those stocks you know will trade higher
6 months ago by smbcapital @ SMB Capital

Let’s say you are interested in trading the hottest stock of the day. It is gapping up and you want to buy. You have a strong feeling/thesis that it will trade higher but you do not know how to buy the stock, while ALSO controlling your risk. Sometimes you buy these stocks and they work and other times you buy ... Read MoreThe post How to Buy a Hot Stock: Learn how to buy those stocks you know will trade higher appeared first on SMB Training Blog.

The 3,000% Return
6 months ago by The Trading Coach Podcast

A walkthrough of how you can achieve MASSIVE returns without the same risk that many "get rich quick" traders take on.

How To Position Size Correctly
6 months ago by Steve Burns @ New Trader U

 This is an example of one of the bonus videos from my technical trading video newsletter. In it I explain how to position size properly to manage your risk by keeping your losses to a small percent of your total trading capital. A 20% position of your total trading capital gives you a potential 5% […]

Limitless: A Lesson in Risk, Reward and Self Doubt
6 months ago by Sarah @ TheDelusionalTrader.com

Can Artificial Intelligence Make Us Smarter Traders?
6 months ago by Brett Steenbarger, Ph.D. @ TraderFeed

When I look at the traders who have been particularly successful over the past couple of years, the majority are either entirely algorithmic or manage capital with a hybrid, "man-machine" interface. Many make discretionary decisions--aided by signals generated by the machines.

The Problem With Chinese Stocks (JD.com / Alibaba) | China's Downfall Pt.1
6 months ago by Fallible @ Fallible YouTube Channel

This video is the beginning of our China series where we’ll explain what’s going on in China and why it doesn’t look good for Chinese stocks like JD.com & Alibaba. On November 18, 1956, during a reception at the Polish embassy in Moscow. Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev declared to his audience of Western diplomats that “We [the Soviet Union] will bury you.” This was not a military threat but rather an economic boast. And it was a remark taken very seriously by the West.The Soviet economy delivered exceptionally high growth rates in the decades following WWII, far outpacing developed Western nations. This growth mesmerized Western academics, policymakers, and intellectuals with its astonishing pace. The Soviet Union was hailed as an “economic miracle” and many became convinced that the Soviet’s Command and Control economy was far superior to the West’s capitalist system… and that it was only a matter of time before the Soviets became the largest economic power in the world. Th...

When the Tilray Bubble Bursts, How Far Down Does the Abyss Go?
6 months ago by Grizzle.com

Nice infographic and breakdown of the marijuana stock bubble

Technology is Dead, Long Live FAANG
6 months ago by Intrinsic Investing

Over 10% of the market cap of the S&P 500 will be represented by the Communication Services sector, making it the 4th largest sector of the market. Some of the most important companies in the world will be in this sector, with many of them coming into existence over just the last 15 years. This is an unusual development and one that investors need to understand if they hope to understand the changes that have roiled the global economy and seek to achieve superior investment results in the future.

The Single Best Thing a Stock Can Do
6 months ago by Arthur Hill @ StockCharts.com

There are lots of indicators out there, but one metric stands head and shoulders above the rest. No, it is not a head-and-shoulders pattern. There are hundreds, if not zillions, of ways to measure the trend and identify trend reversals. Over the years, I have found trend reversals to be more the exception rather than the norm. Trends show a tendency to persist and this means we are better off...

Three Great Stocks from My Strong Earnings ChartList
6 months ago by Tom Bowley @ StockCharts.com

Where is technology taking us? – Dr Tom Starke
6 months ago by Andrew Swanscott @ Better System Trader

A common dream sold to traders, especially when they’re starting out,  is the dream of sitting back on the beach sipping cocktails while our trading systems go to work and make us money. While certain aspects of that dream are possible, for example automated trading, traders still need to do a lot of work to...The post 156 – Where is technology taking us? – Dr Tom Starke appeared first on Better System Trader.

Nasdaq and Russell 2000 Looking at 50-day MA Support
6 months ago by Declan Fallon @ Fallond Picks

Tech and Small Caps are starting to slip from their summer advances. This may be a simple change in pace but longs for these indices will be looking to 50-day MAs to attract buyers; if these are swept it will leave support lacking until July swing lows and/or 200-day MAs.The Nasdaq fell outside of its rising channel after three prior successes. Volume climbed to register as distribution.The Russell 2000 experienced a sequence of non-commital days which looks to ...

Top Senior Trader on what it takes to become a successful trader
6 months ago by smbcapital @ SMB Capital

In this video, our top senior traders sits down with our newest hires at our trading desk in NYC, and tells them what it takes to become a successful trader. Watch the video to get advice from one of the top short term traders on the Street. * no relevant positionsThe post Top Senior Trader on what it takes to become a successful trader appeared first on SMB Training Blog.


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