[Exclusive] The Physics of Trust, Paying the Butcher’s Bill and Choosing to...

Truth births trust; and manifests in peace, prosperity, and abundance. Lies rot away Honest Hard Work and corrupt the Human Condition. Truth is dependent upon duty and honor; strong character to...

Build Good Trading Habits

You should keep a trading journal of every trade you make! Backtest every system for at least 1,000 trades! Brush your teeth before bed! All of this is sound advice....

Mango Tree

Once upon a time there was a beautiful mango tree. Its delicious, mouth watering Alphonso mangoes simply melted on the tongue and the tree itself was so large that...

Tools for the Backpack Trader

For those of us that can’t track the markets all day long, having access to different tools that allow us to manage our trades from the road is essential....

How Today’s Bar Affects Tomorrow’s Bar…

Every day’s bar tells us something about what to expect the next trading day. In other words, today’s bar affects tomorrow’s bar. So how do we know what that...

5 Money Secrets That Will Help Your Trading

Hi there friends, fans, followers and family! I trust you are doing majestically splendid! This article will have a different twist than most. We will be discussing the mental game...

How to Solve Trading Problems

Being in denial of one’s trading problems is the most dangerous stage of the trading journey. At one point or another, all traders go through this ‘denial stage’ with...

40 Stock Market Terms That Every Beginner Should Know

Jewelry has been an integral aspect of human civilization for centuries, but it was the discovery and subsequent spread of precious metals and gemstones which really changed the game. In...

What the Heck Are Straddles and Strangles?

Although not strategies that we employ in the Short-Term Options Room, straddles and strangles can be very viable options strategies if used in the right circumstances. Click the video below...

What Is Option Margin?

Option margin is the cash or securities an investor must deposit in his account as collateral before writing – or selling – options. Margin requirements are established by the Federal Reserve Board in Regulation T. Option margin differs...

Strong Emotions in Trading

You may have put extra effort into your trading to try to overcome this problem, learning more about technical analysis and maybe trading psychology. But that doesn’t seem to matter. When you...

How To Use Implied Volatility To Measure A Move In A...

Remember, we trade in the world of probabilities not possibilities.  It is important to be reasonable with your expectations when talking about a directional play in stocks using options. ...