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Trading Psychology: Play to your strengths. But how?

The world of internet is flooded with trading materials. Strategies, news, rumors, trading psychology and mind hacks - you name it, the internet gives it. Yet, only 5-10% of retail traders cross the finishing line. Why? Are the sources at fault or is it the traders? It is not either’s fault; instead, it is a misunderstanding. The blogs, books and success stories are factually correct. The writers have put down what worked out for them. Not what is going to work for you. In fact, they found out theirs after gruesome trials and hard works. You can learn from [...]

Trading Psychology: Play to your strengths. But how?2019-04-11T10:53:21+00:00

Technical Analysis – The art of forecasting supply and demand

There are two factions in market analysis. One being technical analysis and the other being fundamental analysis. Both the camps are extreme and contrast. They diverge in their view and the method of analysis but converge at one point- forecasting. Technical Analysis Technical Analysis is a technique to infer the supply and demand for an asset.  The inference is made upon the studies of the historical price action and psychology of the investors. It disregards the study of the intrinsic value of the asset and analyzing the politico-economic news. Well, from the outset, it might seem ridiculous, but it isn’t. [...]

Technical Analysis – The art of forecasting supply and demand2019-05-13T17:25:39+00:00

Fundamental vs Technical Analysis: #9 differences that matter

For starters, there are two types of analysis- fundamental and technical analysis. The former calls the later as pseudoscience or voodoo science, while the latter shrugs it off saying ‘as long as I’m in profit, what matters’. But, for a new trader, a question always lingers in mind, which side he/she should opt in- Fundamental vs Technical Analysis. Let us have a brief glimpse of what is what, first. Fundamental Analysis It is the study of accounting books of a company, its stakeholders, and the management’s competency to deliver profits, in the case of stocks. In forex, it turns [...]

Fundamental vs Technical Analysis: #9 differences that matter2019-05-13T17:19:35+00:00