• The Intersection of Patterns and Trends
    Posted by on December 10th, 2011 at 9:24 am

    Share on StockTwits “The big profits are made in the runs between accumulation and distribution”   W.D. Gann via Daniel Chesler I have found few indisputable […]

  • Earnings Day in Brussels
    Posted by on December 9th, 2011 at 8:14 am

    Share on StockTwits What’s great about this EU Summit is it’s like an earnings event but on a macro scale.  Earnings come only once a […]

  • Measuring Regret
    Posted by on December 1st, 2011 at 11:55 am

    Share on StockTwits “Winning is going to tap into the avoidance of anticipated regret.”  Denise Shull Before going any further, read this great post on regret by […]

  • Action Items for Next Week
    Posted by on November 25th, 2011 at 12:12 pm

    Share on StockTwits “If you’re going to panic, panic first”  Some non-bankrupt trader No grand strategy breakthrough here, but I always help myself by writing […]

  • Mastery of Craft
    Posted by on November 19th, 2011 at 7:55 am

    Share on StockTwits I discussed this week how this environment is unlike anything I’ve experienced since I really started keeping notes in 1996.  Traders have […]

  • Mixed Messages But Risk is High
    Posted by on November 18th, 2011 at 2:44 pm

    Share on StockTwits Like a broken record, I’m taking note of the pros and cons of the indices right now and finding plenty of debate. […]

  • This Time IS Different
    Posted by on November 16th, 2011 at 11:49 am

    Share on StockTwits Surely others are skilled enough to do it, but I’m finding it incredibly difficult to grab opportunity here.  Correlations(fleeting as they are) […]

  • Feedback Loops and Sucker Trades
    Posted by on November 12th, 2011 at 9:01 am

    Share on StockTwits “Traders’ response to the global behavior of the system produces feedback which is either positive or negative.  Positive feedback is constructive of […]

  • Thanks
    Posted by on November 11th, 2011 at 9:05 am

    Share on StockTwits I’m too selfish, and would never survive the grueling military path, but I hope my life reflects an appreciation for those who’ve […]