It is a sad happenstance that these markets can attract the type that is ‘hungry for action’.  I’m just going to say it ….  as an educator it’s truly annoying to watch that sort of behavior.  Something equally as annoying and something I’ve heard quite a bit of lately as we wrap up 2014, is the thought process that “he...

Posted on Dec 22 2014 - 7:45am by Dan
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The original Sharpe Income post can be found here. The Sharpe Income category be be found by clicking on that red ‘Sharpe Income’ tag next to this post title, or by clicking here. Remember that $25.00 has been added to the Sharpe Income, Fixed Income account this week, per the rules of this account as mentioned in the original post.  You will also be...

In the following Sharpe Trade “Week in Review” Podcast, we begin with a discussion on the Federal Reserve announcement last week.   This led to a discussion of the public perception one’s have of investors, and traders.  Dan stated he that he shy’s away from discussion of what he does as an investor, and a trader due to populist, or popular...

We began our How to Begin series with this article. The “How to Begin” playlist on YouTube can be found at this link. We continue on from our last post that you can find here. To date, we’ve discussed how “not to begin”, and allowed ones to look at how some of us here at Sharpe Trade history as a ‘poor model’ of how to begin. All...

I like quiet markets in which to trade.  Eh … ‘quiet’ may not be the right word.  Perhaps I should say … ‘orderly markets’.  That’s just me, because I’m a directional trader.  Markets that on a time-frame of 12 hours or more, do not zip around as if they are on methamphetamine’s. In a word, markets that look...