Early in the week, I was waiting for a trade to line up. For the entire day, nothing lined up.
There was a moment where I felt trigger happy. I just wanted to take a trade for the sake of taking a trade.
I didn't have a plan for the trade, I just had this urge. You can say I felt a gambling mentality moment.
But because I've been in the market long enough to know better, I saved myself f... ››› more
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