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Tackle Today: The Myth of Being a Trader 🍀

May 4, 2019

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Tackle Today: The Myth of Being a Trader

≈ You must be so lucky! ≈

When I first started learning how to trade the financial markets, I traded at a loss for 1.5 years before I ever saw consistent profit. This is AFTER one year of education, hundreds of paper money trades plus two private 1on1 mentorship sessions. Clearly, I had no beginners luck! At one point, even one of my mentors had to comfort me on not to give up seeing how dismal my results were.

To add further insults to my unlucky start, people who I used to call friends ridiculed me. One of them said, “I was paying tuition to lose more money, what kind of business model is that?” Some of my family members questioned me what I was doing and suggested that I might be getting myself into a scam, etc.

Three years later, none of them think I am a joke anymore. They know I worked for what I want to change my luck.

Is it Luck or Probability?

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“The Myth of Being a Trader (Part 3): You must be so lucky!”

Chart of the Day

Is it Luck or Probability?

Chart of the Day: Is it Luck or Probability?

“When you play to succeed as a trader, you don’t play to get lucky, you play to define the probability of luck like you are a game maker.

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How to use a probability cone

In this video, coach Noah Davidson teaches how to use the probability cone, an indicator that helps to project out the implications of volatility into the future.

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Options Theory

Volume is the Punctuation

Today we’re taking a break from option theory and diving headlong into technical analysis. I’m going to share with you how I think about the volume indicator. It’s super popular. After price (reading candlesticks, essentially), volume is the most commonly viewed metric. All charts display it by default. How many other indicators can say that?

Traders Lounge 11PM EST

Join the coaches in this live lounge, ask questions, discuss ideas or just sit back and listen to veteran traders discuss market conditions.

Cashflow Club Replay

If you missed last night’s episode where Coach Tyler Craig talked about delta targeting or would like to watch it again, check it out here.

Halftime Report 12:30PM EST

The Halftime Report starts at 12:30 EST and covers what news is driving the market, chart analysis from the movers and shakers of the day and fun in a way that only Matt and Tim can deliver.

Market Recap

The Market Recap is designed to give you a quick overview of the day that was. While brief, this report is designed to cover all of the major events that drove the markets that day and help you plan for the trading day ahead.

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