A Trade Is Not Successful Until The Profit Is Booked

A Trade Is Not Successful Until The Profit Is Booked

Being consistently successful in trading typically requires a lot of work. Sometimes you get lucky, and in extreme bull markets we all look like geniuses. But most of the time it takes a lot of work. While I’ve written a lot of software over the years to generate high probability trade candidates, I still often → Read More

The Great Paradox

The Great Paradox

Several times, starting in late March, I covered how O’Reilly Automotive (ORLY) was setting up for a possible breakout to the upside. In the April 23rd, 2014 newsletter, I pointed out the recent gentle downtrend was being tested and a breakout may be imminent. (chart from the 4/23/14 Seasonal Forecaster newsletter) I also showed the → Read More

A 120% Profit on SBUX Calls

A 120% Profit on SBUX Calls

Once again, a high probability trade setup has come through. In the April 28th newsletter I highlighted the trading range that was apparent in Starbucks (SBUX) stock. These often make good higher probability trades when you find one on a stock with good fundamentals, a good story, and the stock is just rebounding off the → Read More

The Power of the Year-End Bonus

The Power of the Year-End Bonus

I want to talk about one of the most powerful forces on earth. Not military force, not some new energy source. These pale in comparison. I’m talking about the bonus and the renewing-client factor. A ‘crisis’, whether real or manufactured by the media, in the first part of the year generally lasts longer. But there → Read More

A Little Patience Pays Off

A Little Patience Pays Off

Today’s newsletter focuses on the importance of waiting for trades to set up properly. This is even more important in market environments like we are currently dealing with. A number of good quality stocks have been trading sideways, forming tight trading ranges. Few stocks have been able to find the momentum to post new highs → Read More

Be Prepared

For the benefit of new subscribers, and to reinforce what I’ve covered in recent newsletters, I want to quickly go over a few things. The focus of this newsletter is not only to provide you with numerous high probability trade candidates each month, but to also educate and continuously reinforce how to actively trade in → Read More

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