There is a mathematical sequence dating back to 1202 that has the potential to make you money in the markets. To make this trading tool work for you, you need to understand what Fibonacci analysis is. And you need to understand its workings so you can use it to make money. Let's look a little closer…
Fibonacci’s legacy still lives on today
Back in the 1100s, Leonardo Fibonacci was born in ... ››› more
When you trade, it's so easy to fall into some bad habits. If you can identify these bad habits and stick to a few important principles, then you have the makings of a successful trader. To get you on the road to financial trading success, read on…
Successful trader ingredient #1: Be patient
Whatever type of financial trading you do, don’t be in a rush to put a trade on. If your targets ar... ››› more
Over the past week, Bloomberg reported that militants connected to al-Qaeda extremists have been attacking in Iraq again.
The group already seized Mosul which forced a halt to repairs on the main oil pipeline from the Kirkuk oil fields to the Mediterranean. And now they're moving south.
Now, no one wants to see violent attacks anywhere in the world. But as a trader you need to know how to re... ››› more
There is one thing that can take out the best of traders. It's a common trading mistake, to new and old traders alike. And for whatever type of financial trading you do. It's vital you avoid it at all costs. So what is it? And how can you stop doing it? Read on to find out…
The worst trader trait of all…
It’s overtrading. It’s the worst thing any trader doing any sort of financial trad... ››› more
No matter what trading strategy you have, there's no escaping the fact that you're going to lose money at some time or another in your trading career.
But how much money you lose is entirely up to you!
You see, the problem that most beginner traders have is that, they get into a trade and have no idea what they can lose compared to what they can make…
And that's why today I'm going to ... ››› more
When it comes to trading, there are a number of strategies out there for you to try. Over time, you'll find a strategy that suits you best and your style of trading. And you can tweak it the more experience you get. But where should you start when it comes to your trading strategy? Read on to uncover what it should include…
There is a strategy out there for you
As a trader, you need to have ... ››› more
This past week, Coronation announced a great set of results. The company said its earnings had increased 55% compared to last year.
That's a phenomenal achievement for a company as large as Coronation.
And you'd expect that the share price would rally after a great results release like this.
But the opposite happened…
After releasing a great set of results, Coronation's share price f... ››› more
I'm often approached by traders looking to make their fortunes on the market to discuss what's important when it comes to trading.
And almost always on the top of my list is money management. The hard truth is if you want to make money as a trader, you can't afford to risk too much on any one trade.
But whenever I tell people this, I get the question “If I don't trade big, how can I ever m... ››› more
When it comes to trading the markets, there are a million different ways to make money.
For example some traders, like me, are happy to trade the shares we'd invest in. And take up to three months to make triple digit gains. Others prefer to look for the really fast moves in the market.
The kinds of moves where they can literally make 15%, 30% even 64% in just a matter of days.
Now if th... ››› more
When trading a geared product, like spread trading, you must manage your risk. If you choose not to, chances are you're not going to last very long in the trading world. It's important that you think about and apply risk management strategies to your trading. So what could you include in your risk management strategy? Let's take a closer look…
Risk management is vital
Stop losses are of cour... ››› more
Today I'm going to show you something that I've never shown anyone before!
It's a little known secret that I recently used to bag a 20% trading gain for my subscribers.
A simple trick which can minimise your losing trades, maximise your profits and give you more room to find higher profitable trades.
Make sure your trading gains don’t go stale!
On the 31st March 2014, I told my Red Hot... ››› more
I often hear new traders tell me that when they get into trades, often the trades end up moving against them for no apparent reason even though the charts look perfectly aligned.
And more often than not, when I take a closer look at the trades they've placed, it's clear that they're getting into the wrong trades.
That's why today I'm going to share a simple trading strategy that you can use ... ››› more
Exchanges track the amount of trading volume on every index and every share on a daily basis. This shows the amount of buying activity and selling activity for each day. The greater the volume, the higher the buying and selling activity on that day. So what can you take from trading volume? Let's take a closer look…
Master my secret and t... ››› more
When it comes to technical analysis, trends are of paramount importance. Of equal importance is identifying breakouts. No trend starts without a breakout. If you want to pinpoint the next big trend, you need to identify breakouts so you know when to act. Let's take a closer look at what you need to look for…
Do you want to earn an extra R... ››› more
Technical analysis is one facet of investing that can lead to confusion. Some traders swear by it. Other traders view it as a lot of old hog wash. So what is technical analysis? And what is the most important aspect of technical analysis that you can apply to your trading? Let's take a closer look…
Do you want to earn an extra R8,589 per ... ››› more
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