The Men Who Stare at Charts: Ups and Downs of Trading Psychology

I have had countless situations where I’ve taken a solid profit on a stock and then watched it explode much higher. ROKU is the most recent situation. It’s tough, but it is what it is. It is really easy to see the gains you missed out on when a stock explodes higher. But what about the losses you missed out on? Last June I wrote … Continue reading The Men Who Stare at Charts: Ups and Downs of Trading Psychology

Trade War Distortions?

I have found myself writing the phrase “trade war distortions” on multiple occasions because I personally cannot see how anyone can quantify the effects of the Trump/China standoff, economically. In NFTRH we have tracked the crash in the Baltic Dry global shipping cost index as a negative divergence to global markets and commodities since Q4 2018. In a couple of posts on Monday we noted … Continue reading Trade War Distortions?