Voodoo Trading Post - January 24, 2022
Here's our weekly snapshot of information that we hope will help in your journey as a systematic, rules-based, trader!
"What seems too high and risky to the majority generally goes higher and what seems low and cheap generally goes lower." - William O'Neil
Trading Strategy Tips
A trend following trade usually initiates from a breakout from some sort of consolidation range. You enter the trade on the breakout and ride the trend using a trailing stop until the trend ends.
Your trading strategy should clearly identify the following:
- Which markets to trade
- Potential trade setups
- How to enter the trade
- How much to risk on the trade
- The initial stop loss exit
- How to exit a winning trade
Weekly Instagram Trading Poll
Which investment style do you think will perform better in 2022......
Growth - 60%
Value - 40%
Its fun to try and guess which markets will be winners but make sure your trading rules lead you into a trade not your emotions!
What's on your watchlist? These are the strongest trending markets over the past month........
Recommended Trading Books
Jack Schwager continues his interviews with some of the world's top traders including Tom Basso and William Eckhardt. Although the traders interviewed trade different markets their success can be boiled down to the same essential formula: Solid Methodology + Consistent Execution = Trading Success. Learn More
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Trade smarter, trade better!