Is the Summer a Good Time to Learn to Trade?

Not all summer time trading is just plain miserable, but this summer is like many others in that the volume has slowed down along with the price ac ... read more

Are Proprietary Indicators Necessary to Succeed in E-Mini Trading?

A large number of trading operations require prospective members to purchase a set of indicators that the educators claim are "absolutely necessary ... read more

Is It Time to Learn to Trade E-Minis? Avoid These Life Situations Before Starting

There is an old army saying that says, "being tired, cold and hungry makes cowards of us all." If your desire is to learn to trade e-minis there ar ... read more

Dyed in the Wool Backtesting and Chaos Theory - A Union Destined to Fail

At one time in my trading career backtesting was all the rage. The premise was relatively simple; if something has worked in the past it is bound t ... read more

3 Solid Techniques for NQ Trade Entries

The Nasdaq futures contract (NQ) generally trades like most of the other equity indexes though it has a few twists and turns that set it apart from ... read more

Let's Revisit the Darvas Box and E-Mini Trading

The diminutive Darvas Box is a tool that I seldom see on retail traders charts. On the other hand, it is not unusual to spot the Darvas on multiple ... read more

Case Study: How to Significantly Cut Drawdowns Using Market Internals

In 2014, I spent about 6 months in a row with this unique traders tool called Market Internals, exploring its possibilities every single day, searc ... read more

How Much Money Do You Really Need to Start E-Mini Trading?

To read some of the success stories I see being bandied about you should be able to start futures trading with $1,000 and have it transformed withi ... read more

When Is the Best Time to Learn to Trade E-Minis?

This is a question that seldom gets asked, but is probably one of the most important variables to consider if you are going to learn to trade the e ... read more

What You Need to Know to Become a Full-Time Trader

It is more than 10 years since I have decided to become a full-time trader. What has the trading itself brought to me? What does it mean to me to f ... read more

Unnecessary Losing Quarters (and What I Have Learned From Them)

With broader diversification and better portfolio management, I am getting more and more close to avoiding from losing quarters. Yet, sometimes the ... read more

5 Biggest Trading Mistakes I Have Done

In today's article, I will give you 5 very simple, yet very important tips that are helping me today to better results of my ATS. I didn't do any o ... read more

Can You Trade the Gartley Pattern, Also Called the A-B Pattern?

In the myriad of new e-mini trading techniques that pop up on a daily basis, it is surprising that many traders have abandoned the some of the most ... read more

Retiring Early and Want To Trade E-Minis? How Much Will You Earn in the First 6 Months?

I find myself answering this question on a regular basis, so I decided to share my thoughts on the issue. The answer is relatively easy; not very m ... read more

The ABC of a Successful Trader

Forex Trading is built upon appropriately educated, disciplined and self-controlled individuals whose years of expertise in the field of Foreign Ma ... read more