This forward by Arnold Schwarzenegger to Tim Ferriss’ book Tools of Titans stopped me in my tracks. If I read nothing else in Titans but this forward, then I’d still be pleased that it was money well spent. As traders engaging in social media to better ourselves, we can all benefit from this profound wisdom....
It’s getting wacky out there. This is anecdotal, but I know we’ve crossed a chasm of sorts when I start getting text messages from friends I haven’t heard from in years — especially when they aren’t involved in markets in any way… Ultimately, the GameStop saga doesn’t change the way we approach risk management. We...
[This content was first shared to All Star Options email subscribers] The trader in me is making it hard to buy a house. I’m looking to buy in the Denver/Boulder metro area here in Colorado, and it’s been exhausting. While I respect trends and like to buy stocks in uptrends, the technical analysis says home...
It’s rare, but three winning long January call positions never gave me an exit signal all month heading into expiration. $ON and $MU just kept chugging higher. Meanwhile, $HON didn’t really do anything — which wasn’t bad considering I was sitting on some nice gains. I ended up closing the positions and booking my gains...
I had a great time being a guest on the Confessions of a Market Maker podcast/videocast. We talked about how I got started in trading, and stories from my journey from a prop trader, to a Member of the Chicago Board of Trade, and on to today. People tell me I dropped some nice nuggets...
While continuing to think through my $SPY options strategy (which is hard enough), I clearly still need to get better at making videos! LOL The first video I shot today had no volume. Recorded the entire thing, but forgot to plug my mic in. Doh! The second video seemed well enough. Made my edits and...