The Traders Journal

December 2017

The Traders Journal

The Secret To a Better 2018 Starts Here

by Grayson Roze

Alright, I know. It's a little cliche. But hey, not only is it a Friday, it's also the last Friday of the year. And not only is it the last Friday of the year, it's also the final trading day of 2017 (can you believe that??). And what do you do on the final trading day of the year? Well, you look ahead to the new year of course! Now, I for one am about as big a fan of New Years as you're going to find. No, not because of the champagne and fireworks, but because I firmly believe that there is no greater, more productive, more compelling time of year to truthfully Read More 

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Charts I'm Stalking: Action Practice #24

by Gatis Roze

                                    Put a man on a bicycle and he’ll surprise you.                                     Put a man on a machine and he’ll amaze you.                                     Teach him asset allocation and he’ll electrify you! Due to the unusual number of new subscribers who Read More 

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Charts I'm Stalking: Action Practice #23

by Gatis Roze

With 25 years under his belt at Morningstar, Russel Kinnel, Director of Manager Research, has certainly earned my respect.  So my radar went up when he wrote a column entitled “Lessons Learned.”  Considering that Kinnel has been a keen observer of individual investor behavior for a generation, I believe all of us can profit by heeding his wisdom. In the Action Practice #22 blog, I presented my readership with a different kind of challenge for the first time ever.  Instead of focusing on charts, I urged my readers to focus on themselves — on what we refer to Read More