Posts Tagged ‘ 3 ’

3 steps to win as a trader

Apr 18th, 2016 | By | Category: General Comments
In a previous post, I suggested this video on how to win, by Brett Ledbetter. How do we apply the lessons from this video of performance wisdom and apply it to our trading, so we improve? How does this video help us win as a trader? Consider three simple steps to improve as a trader and start winning: 1) Determine your goal as a trader. What do you want from markets? Perhaps your goal is to become a CPT (consistently profitable trader), as I termed in One Good Trade. Perhaps your goal is to raise your game from 200k to seven figures a year, as one veteran trader expressed to me in Chicago. Perhaps your goal is Read more [...]


Lesson 3: You Need A Process of Your Own

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Bruce Bower, Trader Development, Trading Lesson, Trading Psychology, Trading Theory
Continuing the series on Seven Lessons I’ve Learned, we will explore Lesson 3: A process and methodology of your own are what make you a long-term winner. As we have seen in the past two lessons, trading well is mostly a product of making good risk/reward decisions in the face of stress. The markets can do what they’re going to do but you stay calm and focused on making the right decision. The key question is: how do we do that? How do we go about making the best decisions possible? One of the most basic challenges that we face is the structure of our brain. According to mainstream neuroscience, our brain is made up of three Read more [...]


SMB Morning Rundown – September 3, 2010

Sep 3rd, 2010 | By | Category: Trading Ideas
The SMB Morning Rundown highlights the key levels in the Market and the best trading setup that we have identified for the Open. Read more [...]


SMB Morning Rundown – August 3, 2010

Aug 3rd, 2010 | By | Category: Trading Ideas
The SMB Morning Rundown highlights the key levels in the Market and the best trading setup that we have identified for the Open. Read more [...]


SMB Morning Rundown – June 3, 2010

Jun 3rd, 2010 | By | Category: Trading Ideas
The SMB Morning Rundown highlights the key levels in the Market and the best trading setup that we have identified for the Open. Read more [...]


GMan Makes Wall St. Cheat Sheet’s Top 3 Traders Under 30

May 17th, 2010 | By | Category: SMB In The News
A special congratulations to Gman for making the Top 3 Traders Under 30 for the Wall St. Cheat Sheet. Read more [...]


SMB Morning Rundown – March 3, 2010

Mar 3rd, 2010 | By | Category: Trading Ideas
The SMB Morning Rundown highlights the key levels in the Market and the best trading setup that we have identified for the Open. Read more [...]


SMB Morning Rundown – February 3, 2010

Feb 3rd, 2010 | By | Category: Trading Ideas
The SMB Morning Rundown highlights the key levels in the Market and the best trading setup that we have identified for the Open. Read more [...]