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  • How to take back control of your portfolio during these tumultuous times!
  • n the last few weeks, we have seen hundreds of billions of dollars wiped out of the markets. We have seen crypto drop its trillion US dollar market cap status. And we have seen top traders, influencers and institutions lose their portfolios. It's exactly times like these where the inexperienced, greedy and clueless traders destroy their accounts… And it's not because they don't have a ... ››› more
  • [23 June 2022]
  • 8 BEST steps to take as a Beginner Pickpocket Trader (FREE calculator included below)
  • Q. “Please help me as I am a beginner and am not sure what steps to take to start trading with Pickpocket Trader. I registered with Pickpocket Trader last week and received my first SMS with the following message: Here are the trade specifics: I will be going long (BUY) GOLD Symbol: GOLD Entry: 1845.00 Stop loss: 1790.00 Take profit: 2000.00 Margin: 2% Please tell me the steps I ne... ››› more
  • [03 June 2022]
  • Don't get caught in the JSE ALSI Bulltrap - Here's why
  • As a novice trader, it's easy to try and guess where the market's bottom is. It's easy to see a bounce in a falling market, and assume that things are going up from here. But calling a bottom is one of the most dangerous things a trader can do. In fact, with trading we say you're trying to ‘catch a falling knife'. Most traders pile up their positions with a whole bunch of longs (buys) a... ››› more
  • [02 June 2022]
  • Forex Trading Q&A for the day
  • Q. "Trader X recently sent out a Forex trade to short (sell) the EUR/ZAR. I am currently trading Forex CFDs and would like to ask how I can calculate the minimum rands risked per pip movement if I traded 5 CFDs. Do you have a formula to help with this?” A. Hi John S, yes I can absolutely help with this. ... ››› more
  • [19 May 2022]
  • Is the bear market nearing its end?
  • The JSE crashed 14.45% between 2 March 2022 and 9 May 2022. Similarly, the Dow Jones index in the USA is down 10.74% year to date of which half of this drop has been in the past month. And the S&P 500 index is down 14.75% year to date. We hear about inflation, war, lockdowns, supply chain issues all as contributing to this bear market… So, what is fuelling the market's drop - and are we... ››› more
  • [19 May 2022]
  • How to slow down your losses in a market crash
  • It seems that uncertain times are ahead of us. On the one hand we have the main stock markets crashing to new yearly lows. Since March 2022: The JSE All Share Index is down 9.6% The SP500 has crashed over 14.6% The Nasdaq has dropped over 20% Also gold is down over 10% and some of the main crypto's like Bitcoin and Ethereum are down over 50%. Some believe we are entering into a ... ››› more
  • [19 May 2022]
  • Should you use this massive sell-off to buy into China?
  • For years, many in the West have admired the ability of the Chinese Government to push through policies that would never fly in a democratic country. This has allowed them to build structures like the Three Gorges Dam. This hydroelectric project is the world's largest power station and provides about 10% of the country's electricity. But it also required the relocation of over 1 million people.... ››› more
  • [12 May 2022]
  • The only Gearing calculation you'll ever need with any market…
  • Q. “I'm a member of Pickpocket Trader and Red Hot Storm Trader. I am currently using the Velocity Trader platform. My question is when I take a trade and follow your system, what order type should I choose and why? Please see attached picture” A. Hi Zweli, Thank you for the question. Out of the list above, there are only two market orders I like to use: Market Order This is wher... ››› more
  • [12 May 2022]
  • My Personal Trading “cheat sheet”
  • My trading is governed by this cheat sheet which focuses on three things! • The first is trading goals. • The second, your trade reporting and how to spot a big trend. • Third, A trade analysis & execution plan. Sticking to this cheat sheet has made me a successful trader for the last 20 years and now I hope it can do the same for you… I've broken this cheat sheet into ... ››› more
  • [11 May 2022]
  • What's the reason for the crazy high inflation globally?
  • First world countries are suddenly dealing with higher inflation than in third world countries! In the US for instance inflation is currently at 8.5%. It hasn't been above 4% since 2009. And in the past 25 years it's never been above 6%. And now inflation is the highest it's been in 40 years! But it's not just the US that's seeing inflation speed up. The UK, Australia, Canada and much ... ››› more
  • [05 May 2022]
  • An interview with South Africa's top Breakout Trader
  • Last week, I flew to South Africa to catch up with friends and relatives. I'm thrilled to have also have flown with my lovely girlfriend, so I can show her around this beautiful country. Compared to chilly Greece, the weather has been perfect and it's been incredible being back to friendly faces, open air, amazing food and a lekker Jozie spirit! Any way last week Friday, I decided to phon... ››› more
  • [05 May 2022]
  • The most important question you can ask when you start trading
  • Q. “Timon, I am trying to figure out what will suit me best as a trader. Maybe you can help me with my trading profile. I'm a 56 year old single house father who has about 1 hour a day to trade with income from property rental. I don't like too much stress and I certainly don't like the idea of losing a lot of money in a day. Can you help me figure out who I am as a trader?” A. Hi Bryce, you... ››› more
  • [28 April 2022]
  • How are the floods affecting JSE companies?
  • 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
  • [28 April 2022]
  • 4 Fatal Mistakes Traders Make
  • Raise your hand if you lost money in the markets? I know I did in 2004 up to 2008. It was because I kept making the same old mistakes newbies make. 4 Years! Funny thing. I already had a winning trading strategy that was working on a consistent basis on paper. And yet, I was failing as a trader. That was until, I started talking to top traders. From Peter L. Brandt multi-US milliona... ››› more
  • [28 April 2022]
  • Coming soon: Earn crypto from your dashcam!
  • There's no doubt about it… “Map apps” have revolutionised the way people travel. In less than a minute, you can open an app on your phone, type an address and voila… You're ready to go. It's no wonder why “map apps” like Google, Waze (owned by Google) and Apple boast hundreds of millions of users - even BILLIONS! But one day that could change. You see, a new crypto s... ››› more
  • [28 April 2022]
  • Special Update: The looming global food crisis. And what to do about it.
  • A few weeks ago, I made a rather extreme prediction. I predicted the world would be entering a period of greater instability triggered specifically by food price increases. Normally I would wait a little longer before writing a follow up, but things are changing rapidly on the ground. Over the last week or so, we've seen upticks in instability across much of the emerging world. Protests have er... ››› more
  • [21 April 2022]
  • [DOWNLOAD FREE] CFD Risk Trading Calculator
  • Q. “Hi Timon, I have a R250,000 portfolio and I am using the special 2% risk rule per trade as you have taught us. Based on your last trade with Shoprite with the entry being R242 and your stop loss being R232.00 does this mean I should buy xxx CFD contracts in this trade?” Hi Pete, The number of contracts purely depends on the how much money you deposit… So if you have a portfolio of R2... ››› more
  • [21 April 2022]
  • This mistake can get new traders into trouble
  • 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
  • [13 April 2022]
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