The Ultimate Commodity for Traders: IDEAS

[originally published on medium] Ideas are everywhere, but ideas with EDGE are scarce. How much are statistically significant ideas worth to you? I’ll assume that if you’re an active day trader, you’ve got at least $25K in your account. That’s the minimum our “brilliant” lawmakers insist must be in your account in order to “safely” day trade. […]

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Financial Media is Failing Active Traders

[originally published on medium] The real money is made in the Data, not the Narrative. When the Trade Ideas Artificial Intelligence Virtual Analyst (Holly) triggered an entry to buy HMNY on Sept 26 at $9.43, chances are you weren’t reading about this on wsj.com or getting alerted to a potentially profitable event on CNBC or […]

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Introducing: The BTFD Pro Alert powered by Trade Ideas

It’s no secret to active stock market participants that the best trade since 2009 is the BTFD trade. In case you moved to North Korea in 2008 to avoid bill collectors on your busted sub-prime loan portfolio and have therefore lost all contact with Western social finance circles, “BTFD” stands for “Buy the F-ing Dip.” And if you […]

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