The biggest fear you'll experience when trading is the fear of losing money:
· What if your trade goes against you?
· What if you pick the wrong time to enter a trade?
· What if you take your profits too early?
Pickpocket Trader just closed a massive 323% gain on the US 500…
In the same week... ››› more
Q. “I have a strange question and I don't know if you can help me…
On the one side I have your MATI Trader System which I follow and take trades around twice a week.
On the other side, I have this incredible desire where I would also like to take a few trades based on different market events that present themselves in a day…
Do you have any suggestions on how I can compromise bet... ››› more
Did you know, there are only three charts you'll ever need to trade Forex.
Once you understand these three charts, you'll be able to plot any trading system on any chart with ease.
In this article, we'll illustrated the three most useful charts to trade Forex…
Let's get to them…
Pickpocket Trader jus... ››› more
The world's eyes are on the United States this month.
Health officials are currently monitoring over 8,400 potential coronavirus cases in the US.
There have been 88 confirmed cases of the US Covid-19 and 2 deaths in Washington.
And last week alone, the Dow Jones Industrial Index (Dow Jones) fell more than 12% in just a few days…
This was the biggest drop for the largest stock exch... ››› more
Q. “Hi Timon, I see when it comes to Red Hot Storm Trader, you do not trade using the 5 minute time frame. Is there a particular reason why you don't and have you ever thought about trying it out? Thank you in advance for your usual support.”
A. To answer bluntly…
No, I don’t trade it at all…
Believe it or not, I used to trade the 5 minute time frame about 10 y... ››› more
The average investor sells his winners and holds his losers believing they will turn around!
This phenomenon even has a name
It's called the disposition effect.
And they even conducted a study to prove it…
In 1998, two US Finance Professors Brad Barber and Terrance O'Dean conducted a study called The Behaviour of Individual Investors.
They analysed the trading ... ››› more
If you're new to forex trading, you'll come across a number of terms and definitions that you may be unfamiliar with.
So what are the key terms you need to know?
Read on to find out…
Bank fast gains of 389%, 52%, 32.89%, 37% and 135%... Whether the market goes – DOWN or UP!
Join a select group of private South Afric... ››› more
Q. "When it comes to Red Hot Storm Trader, what is the criteria you use to find the perfect markets to trade?"
A. In short, I look for the highest volume traded stocks on the JSE.
To find these stocks, I have a simple yet effective 2-criteria checklist.
Market cap needs to exceed over 20 billion
The market capitalisation is equal to the total number o... ››› more
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
In the previous Trading Tips article, I mentioned how you should throw away your trading resolutions for the year and rather focus on making lifestyle changes in this new decade.
This is if you really want to take your trading to a whole new level of profitable and consistent results.
If you missed the first three lifestyle changes, feel free to catch up here…
Her... ››› more
First of all, a very happy New Years to you.
Just being a part of Trading Tips, tells me you're included in that 1% of intellectuals who actually wants to make a difference and improve their financial situation.
So, how do we do that?
First, let's throw out the whole idea of New Year's resolutions.
Think about it. They're truly nothing more than extremely short-term attempts to ta... ››› more
Q. "Further to your offer, I am considering purchasing the MATI Trader System Programme and the Forex Profit Box.
I am a lifetime member-do I qualify for any additional discounts on these two programmes?"
A. There are no special offers for both trading programmes as already they are at very affordable prices compared to most trading programmes which can normally cost from R15,000 up ... ››› more
It's that time of year again…
Just like children eagerly wait in anticipation for Santa to deliver presents to them, so do investors.
Investors are waiting for the arrival of stock market profits during Christmas time as well.
This is all because of the Santa Claus rally which is, right now, flooding the mainstream media.
Go to Google, Bloomberg, Business Times and you'll see big ... ››› more
Q. “I keep seeing special offers for signing up for Forex and trading brokers. I don't want to make a mistake and choose the wrong one. Do you have a list of requirements to make sure I choose the best broker for me?”
A. I am glad you asked this question.
My social media platforms have also been filled with advertisements from brokers that are offering different ‘Black... ››› more
The Rand has strengthened against the majors over the past few weeks, but it has lost momentum and can't break below a key support level.
We have our third quarter GDP numbers out at 11h30.
With trade war uncertainty that hasn't abated and the VIX (aka the fear gauge) climbing from below 12 to above 14, we should see the Rand weaken against the majors over the next week or two.
When the ... ››› more
“HI Timon, I have taken an AUD/USD demo Forex trade since I finished with the Forex Profit Box Programme.
My trade details were as follows:
1 Mini-lot: 10,000 units
Take profit: 0.6780
Is there a way I can manually calculate the profit in rands for my Forex trade? Thank you…”
A. I have a three-step checklist to calculate... ››› more
Q. “Hi Timon, I'm looking at trading next year from fresh. To cut a long story short, I have finally found a trading system that delivers profits over time and now I'm just collecting data…
Do you have any trading goals that you look at, so I know I'm on the right page for 2020?”
A. The only way to set and prepare your trading goals, is by basing your results on a proven bac... ››› more
Q. “Once you've entered your trade, is there a process or criteria you use or follow that tells you when to close your trade?”
A. When it comes to following my MATI Trader System, I have a fixed set of criteria that tells me when to exit or close my trade every time I take a trade.
In fact, I have four criteria:
Reason #1: Your initial stop loss hits
The s... ››› more
Q. “Timon I see with Trading Tips, Red Hot Storm Trader and with the MATI Trader System Programme, that you're a strong advocate when it comes to breakout trading patterns. Could you tell me a few reasons why you love breakout trading so much?”
A. A trading style is something you need to explore and it should suit your personality and risk profile.
When it comes to breakout tra... ››› more
Did you know since the start of the year, gold has risen to just about 16%.
It's been a great year for not only investors, but for us traders as well.
In fact, this year alone with Red Hot Storm Trader, we've managed to bank three out of four winners on Anglo Gold with the gold rise including…
• January 2019: + 47.77%
• February 2019: + 41.10%
• July 2019: + 34.97%
• Sept... ››› more
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