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  • The Art of Taking Profits
    Posted by on January 14th, 2016 at 4:29 pm

    Share on StockTwits “Timing the sale is more difficult than timing the purchase because stocks reach their bear market lows simultaneously, but their bull market highs are attained […]

  • Value is often Subjective. Price is What the Market is Willing to Pay You Now
    Posted by on January 14th, 2016 at 4:27 pm

    Share on StockTwits “A piece of property is worth as much as someone is willing to pay you for it. So it is with common stock. Find […]

  • 6 Trading Insights from Mark Douglas
    Posted by on January 13th, 2016 at 4:18 pm

    Share on StockTwits 1. The four trading fears 95% of the trading errors you are likely to make will stem from your attitudes about being […]

  • The Difference between a Bull and a Bear Market
    Posted by on January 12th, 2016 at 8:37 pm

    Share on StockTwits Bull markets reward risk-taking, but when the bear puts out honey, he is usually laying a trap: “In recent years, U.S. investors […]

  • 8 Market Insights from Gerald Loeb
    Posted by on January 11th, 2016 at 3:19 pm

    Share on StockTwits The market is better at predicting the news than the news is at predicting the market. You don’t need analysts in a […]

  • Predictably Irrational – 10 Interesting Thoughts
    Posted by on January 10th, 2016 at 8:17 pm

    Share on StockTwits Without pretending that the quotes below capture the essence of Dan Ariely’s book Predictably Irrational, here are a few of his conclusions […]

  • Is Cash Really A Position?
    Posted by on January 10th, 2016 at 10:37 am

    Share on StockTwits Josh Brown, who I tremendously respect, made an interesting comment on Twitter about going to cash in times of turmoil: 2 questions […]

  • 10 Market Lessons I Learned in 2015
    Posted by on December 29th, 2015 at 5:33 pm

    Share on StockTwits Here are 10 lessons I learned in 2015. Some are new, some I had to relearn: 1. I am most creative and […]

  • 8 Misconceptions about Financial Markets
    Posted by on December 27th, 2015 at 8:06 pm

    Share on StockTwits “You are not as bright as you think you are. The human brain is not built to trade stocks.” – Never mind […]