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“Reason.  Rationality.  Balance” – Sharpe Trade Mantra So last week we had an entry on “Bitcoin Crashing” and solving problems WE do not have. Some of the comments were passed on to me.  My first thought was … Rookie mistake 101 (Video Included. If you’re seeing this entry elsewhere and cannot play the video?  Click this link...

Today was my favorite type of day, trading the markets. As you may remember, a few days ago we began to turn bullish of our view on risk. Who cares.  That is not what trading is about.  Not really.  Everyone tends to obsess over directional bias or belief.  But in truth, that is a very small segment of what it is to be a trader.  Entrances and directional belief...

How can you destroy your trading account? It’s quite simple actually. Trade without a process, and make highly emotional decisions, or decisions based on a ‘gut feel’.  I can nearly guarantee that you will reach your goal of burning through your account and destroying any long-term edge that you may have possessed. I had an interesting interchange...

Are you prepared for a bit of a ‘rant’? Because this podcast quickly turned into such a ‘rant’. It focuses in on two things. The ‘construction’ of these podcasts, social media comments and the mistaken belief that we are looking for investing and trading dialogue in the venue of Sharpe Trade, LLC. Which leads to a discussion of...

This is something I was telling clients earlier.  As it contains no exact look at the processes … I think it’s something that we can talk about today. Are you willing … to grind it out?   In any skill-based pursuit, you must be willing to ‘grind it out’ to achieve superior results.  Whether you are trading the markets, training at...