19 Tips about Trading

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8. Being a Short-term Trader - Short term trading involves more gambling than investing. Casinos rather than stock markets are a better place to...
Being too bullish about your trading aptitude can be fatal to your long-term success. You can always learn more about trading the markets, even if you...
When management really makes us angry, we put the file in a drawer for a while and just don’t do anything. We try not to sell just because we’re...
We don’t generally buy full positions on day one – we’ll buy a half position, watch it trade, live through a quarter or two of earnings...
Don't set yourself false targets and expectations. Trading is not an EXACT science and if you do you will only become frustrated by your failure to...
Emotions like anger, fear and greed are natural when it comes to trading financial instruments. The only thing you need to remember about those...
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On the behavioral-finance side, one of many inefficiencies comes from people anchoring on the past. People assume something is cheap, say, just...
It’s a lot easier to know when to buy something than when to sell it. In general, when the upside/downside ratio from the current price gets to...
We’re looking for businesses whose shares are trading at a 40% or more discount from our assessment of their private market value. To avoid value...
Put two rookie traders in front of the screen, provide them with your best high-probability set-up, and for good measure, have each one take the...
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