On the 11th and 12th of April, parts of KwaZulu-Natal received between 200 and 400 mm of rainfall in a 24-hour period.
Scenes from the KZN floods were shocking. I'm sure you saw the scenes of container yards flooded, trucks upturned and infrastructure in the Durban area decimated.
The South African government declared a national state of disaster to respond to the flood hit areas.
Homes h... ››› more
You'll often hear us say the same thing.
To trade successfully you'll need to know how to follow the rules, keep to discipline and repeat the process.
However, there is one crucial mistake that we see all the time from new traders.
And the reason for it involves fear.
You'd think that greed is what destroys traders. But I think the fear of losing is what prevents traders from being suc... ››› more
Today, I'm offering you the chance to join my Red Hot Storm Trader SMS and email service.
Apply today and I guarantee you'll soon receive regular mid-month pay days just like Tarj, Badiri, Bongani, Mario and Paul.
The only thing you need is your cell phone, switched on and charged up.
And don't worry if you've never tried your hand at trading before.
You don't have to have any expe... ››› more
Small cap shares, or penny stocks, were by far 2021's best performing sector.
My Red Hot Penny Shares closed portfolio provided us with an average gain of 72.82% on 20 stocks for 2021, with a win rate of 80%.
In comparison, the Alt-X index was up 30% for the year, whilst the All Share index is up 19%. The Small Cap Index was the top performer of the lot with 42% for 2021 to date.
I expect anot... ››› more
Most people who want to build their wealth through trading, are in the same boat.
They want to learn how to trade. Some have an idea that you do need a strict, automated and proven system but they have no idea where to start.
The questions start piling up such as:
• What indicators should I use?
• Which markets should I add?
• What charting platform and broker is best for... ››› more
“In the last short AUD/USD Forex trade Pickpocket Trader sent out, how do I calculate how many pips I can bank if the trade goes in my favour?”
A. When it comes to the AUD/USD (Australian dollar versus the US dollar) the magic number for calculating pips is…
I’ll get back to this in a second.
First let’s start with the trade specifics:
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Q. “With Rand Swiss, one of your recommended brokers, I see we now have the option to switch from ProTrader platform to Velocity Trader?
Could you tell me what the main differences are and if you're going to be using the new Velocity Trader platform…”
A. Rand Swiss is definitely one of the brokers I love to use for Red Hot Storm Trader and Pickpocket Trader.
It’... ››› more
“Ramaphosa launched R30billion Mooikloof Mega Residential City Project”
I'm sure you've seen this headline, or something like it in the last few days.
But what is this project really? And is it a great investment opportunity, or even something you should take note of or not?
These three cryptos are set to ride the next crypto wav... ››› more
Load shedding has been a headache for us all.
If you hoped it would end thanks to maintenance Eskom did during lockdown - you were disappointed. As our economy has been opening up we've sporadically had load shedding, with a turn very close to the highest amount of reduced supply in SA's history.
It's become clear that the solution to this problem likely won't come from Eskom alone…
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Q. “I have been a member of Red Hot Storm Trader for about three years now and I'm a big follower of Trading Tips. During that time, I've managed to create my own trading strategy that I've been testing for the last seven months. In that period, I've banked 23 winners and have taken 15 losers. Do you think I'm ready to go live and trade my account using this strategy?”
A. It sounds... ››› more
“Hi Timon, I'd like to bank an extra income a month while I'm in lock down… I am a 52 year old male and I would like to leave quarantine with a strong foundation with trading and maybe even a decent amount of income.
Before I join would like to ask you just 13 quick questions.
Please can you answer them briefly.”
~ Jim P
NOTE: You'll find the answers below each question…
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Q. "I want to make the most out of Red Hot Storm Trader and Pickpocket Trader this year. Could you guide me as to what exactly I should whenever you send out a new trade signal?"
A. I have a very simple four step process, you can follow, when you receive a new trading signal through either Red Hot Storm Trader or Pickpocket Trader.
Go through this checklist and you'll find you'll be able t... ››› more
Q. "Hi Timon, I have a question about the article you sent out on Monday with the five reasons you expect the gold price to rally.
Do you believe that the Coronavirus outbreak is another reason to get into gold and why?"
A. There does seem to be a strong correlation between the spreading of the virus versus the increase in the gold price.
In fact, on Friday we saw gold move... ››› more
“I have started with the MATI Trader System Programme to help me with my trading anxiety.
I just don't know what to do about it. When I take a trade, I am scared of losing money, I lose trust in the system I'm following and I don't trust myself as a trader…
Are there any pointers you have to help with my trading anxiety?”
A. In lesson 4 of the MATI Trader System programme, I go in... ››› more
Q. “I have some Rebosis shares. The price has recently crashed from over R10 a share to around R1.62 at today's price. In your opinion is it worth buying at this level to try and average down, or is it better to sell and take the loss.”
A. This is a bitter pill to swallow but it must be said with your trading.
I personally exit any trades that are moving in the wrong dir... ››› more
“What is the difference between “Red Hot Storm Trader”, “PickPocket Trader” and “The Winning Streak”?
Majority of our FSPInvest.co.za members have no idea about the differences between our three exclusive trader services.
Today, I'm going to discuss these trader services through this week's Q&A, in one simple table.
By the end, you'll know exactly what they are all about ... ››› more
Happy New Year! I trust you had a fantastic festive time with your loved ones.
I'm looking forward to helping you make 2019 your most successful trading year yet! I've spent the last two weeks, doing intensive technical analysis on all my charts on the watch list.
Over the next five weeks I'll be sending you my top five predictions on gold, the JSE, the rand, the euro and oil.
Here'... ››› more
Q. “I have money but no clue on how to trade the markets. Should I find a mentor to help me on the path to trading success or should I learn to trade alone with whatever resources are out there?
A. When I started, I had the internet and books to learn how to trade.
And yet it still took me a good sev... ››› more
This is normal for a newbie trader.
You've just gone through a winning streak where you've banked three winners in a row.
At this stage you start to feel like you own the market where you think you've cracked the code to successful trading.
You then decide to bet bigger than you ever have.
Once you enter this frame of mind, you'll see that you can destroy your portfolio very quickl... ››› more
It may seem obvious that if you take a 5% loss, you'll need just over 5% return to recover your portfolio.
But as you lose more, you'll need to recover exponentially more than the actual percentage lost.
Traders call this series of consecutive losses – the drawdown.
Many traders just don’t think about what they’ll need to recover during a losing period.
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