My Mission: Advocating for Truth in Trading and Empowering Traders

Sometimes the most obvious solutions are staring you right in the face, but you’re too blinded or distracted to see it. During the past month or so, it has become crystal clear to me that I have a very important role to serve in both the retail and professional trading...

Stoicism and Trading

[originally published on medium]   In recent years, I’ve been reading more and more about the stoic philosophies and identifying more with their principles as they apply to my style of trading. In the pain trade, the pain is real. I’m often sitting in equity drawdowns that would make lesser men...

The Market Speculator’s Only True Edge

…is more easily attainable than one might think. As I reflect back upon my trading in 2015, there is as much to be happy about as there were hard lessons and painful “aha!” moments. Anyone who listens to my trader interviews on StockTwits’ The Must Follow podcast has no doubt been treated to...

My Interview with Futures Trader Peter L. Brandt

[originally published on medium] “I am wrong 60% of the time. This means that my default emotional expectation on a trade should be that this [next] trade will be a loser.” ~ @PeterLBrandt Peter Brandt loses on 60% or more of his trades. He’s run the numbers and his win-loss...