Weekly Trade Commentary: 25th Nov 2012

Related article: Commentary on 18th Nov 2012 Hi Readers, The USD index closed the week at around 80.2 which happens to be a strong level. The Friday bar was a strong bearish but (very) extended. This could only mean 2 things – (1) more momentum downwards or (2) an over extension which would lead to a…

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Trading Emotions: Part 1 – Take Control of Your Emotions or It might Control You

This is Part 1 of a 2 part series to “Control Your Emotions”. Take Control of Your Emotions or It might Control You That’s right. Emotions are one of the Biggest Threat to many novice traders. When you get emotional, the chances are, EMOTIONS COULD TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR DECISIONS. If you disagree, then ask…

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Trading Quotes #8 – Jesse Livermore

“The spectator’s chief enemies are always boring from within. It is inseparable from human nature to hope and to fear. In speculation when the market goes against you, you hope that every day will be the last day and you lose more than you should had you not listened to hope. And when the market…

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Video: Top 10 Motivational Quotes by Steve Jobs

As always, Steve Jobs is ever so inspiring. Enjoy the video!

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Trading Quotes #7 – William O’Neil

“What seems too high and risky to the majority generally goes higher and what seems low and cheap generally goes lower.” – William O’Neil    

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Weekly Trade Commentary: 18th Nov 2012

Related Article: Commentary on 11th Nov 2012 Hi Readers, The USD index continues to strengthen last week. It’s pretty annoying since I’m waiting for a pullback before any decent set ups would be valid. Nonetheless, the EURUSD and GBPUSD did start to retrace slightly towards the end of the week though the there’s nothing substantial yet.…

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Why are you Trading?

I recently met up with an old buddy over coffee to catch up with old times. He is also a trader but he is an institutional trader who is currently on a career break. In the midst of our discussion, he asked me, “What are you trying to achieve?” We chatted for a bit but…

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Way of the Turtle: The Secret Methods that Turned Ordinary People into Legendary Traders

My Views Hear what the original Turtle – Curtis Faith – have to say about becoming a professional Trader. Curtis and a team of traders were the first few traders who turn professional and were previously just ordinary people with non-financial background. Description “We’re going to raise traders just like they raise turtles in Singapore.”…

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Trading Quotes #6 – Ed Seykota

“The elements of good trading are: 1. Cutting losses, 2. Cutting losses, and 3. Cutting losses. If you can follow these three rules, you may have a chance.” -Ed Seykota    

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TYE Updates: 14th Nov 2012

Hi Readers, This is just an update on a few changes on my website. I’ve now added an Archive page, as the number of articles continue to grow I hope this would useful when navigating through. I’ve just updated the About Alwin page. After writing many articles, I think this is a better representation of…

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