By: Dr Van K. Tharp On: June 08, 2017 In: Expert Advice, Most Popular, Trading Mindset Comments: 0

In my last article for Your Trading Edge, we talked about mental strategies and their importance for accomplishing the tasks for trading success. You learned that even a simple strategy like executing a trade is psychological in nature and can get messed up easily. In this issue, I want...

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By: Jodie Nolan- Economist and Author On: June 06, 2017 In: Expert Advice, Most Popular, Shares and Trading Comments: 0

What lies ahead for our global economy this year? The uncertainty is disconcerting. From the global financial markets dealing with USA post-election Trump rally, to the political instability in Europe, it seems everyone is second-guessing what comes next. As tensions rise between the USA and North Korea, as China...

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By: Mandi Rafsendjani-one of Australia’s premiere authorities in “The Psychology Behind Peak Trading Performance”. On: April 28, 2017 In: Expert Advice, Most Popular, Trading Mindset Comments: 0

FoMO, i.e. the fear of missing out, is the most common complaint I hear from struggling traders. They say they feel helpless, at the mercy of their FOMO, unable to control the urges and temptations even though they know it’s detrimental to their trading success. I entered the trading...

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By: Louise Bedford On: April 26, 2017 In: Expert Advice, Most Popular, Trading Mindset Comments: 0

When I was in my corporate role, I was 100% sure that hard work was the key. I slugged it out, working 8, then 10, then 12 hour days. I said ‘no’ to friends who wanted to meet me for dinner. Without attention, those relationships began to slink away...

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By: Dale Gillham- Chief Analyst at Wealth Within On: April 21, 2017 In: Expert Advice, Market Commentary, Most Popular Comments: 0

According to broker reports in recent weeks, oil is experiencing the “longest winning streak” since December. I shake my head when I see commentary that implies that oil has been booming when what has occurred is quite different. Reports over recent months have mentioned that a rally in oil...

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By: Ashley Jessen- author of CFDs Made Simple and CEO & Co-Founder of ProfileBooster.com.au On: April 19, 2017 In: Expert Advice, Most Popular, Technical Analysis Comments: 0

Quick profits, fast moving markets and riding the momentum are three key reasons why traders gravitate towards short-term trading like a moth to the light. Short-term trading continues to rise in popularity due to the ability to make quick gains in any market type. Every day there are stocks,...

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By: Jodie Nolan- Economist, Author & Founder RICHMum™ Program On: April 19, 2017 In: Expert Advice, Most Popular, Shares and Trading Comments: 0

In recent months, ‘fake news’ has a become a big thing, bandied about to create discontent and angst in the general population, as they struggle to work out who to trust in mainstream media. Fake news is not a new concept. However, it has been around since merchant sailors...

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By: Dale Gillham is Chief Analyst at Wealth Within On: March 31, 2017 In: Expert Advice, Market Commentary, Most Popular Comments: 0

Australians are known for their competitive spirit, particularly in sport, and so it seems is the case in financial circles. If the US market is moving up, Australians wonder why isn’t our market doing the same? If the US consumers are spending more, why aren’t we? If the US...

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By: Gary Burton On: March 28, 2017 In: Expert Advice, Most Popular, Shares and Trading Comments: 0

When approaching the markets, many participants start off with an unrealistic belief about their own ability and set lofty expectations. The outcome from the market is often very different from these initial expectations. These expectations are often provided by the media or people not associated with any actual trading...

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By: Dale Gillham- Chief Analyst at Wealth Within On: February 15, 2017 In: Most Popular Comments: 0

The simple answer is because you’ve paid attention to what I have shared about the market being in an “improved earnings” phase. Only the educated see what’s coming. The uneducated are often distracted by the politics and other highly emotive information. Let me share with you the six phases...

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