June Monthly Trading Recap – Is Day Trading Easy? June 28, 2013 by Chris Dunn
The past 30 days have been the best market conditions for day traders all year! Thanks to understanding my 3-phase market conditions, panic has given day traders more intra-day volatility and opportunity. As MAP Trading Program members know, volatility is good ONLY if you’re disciplined with risk management. Otherwise, you’ll get chopped out of the markets.
After… Read More
(Market Alert) How To Trade This “Falling Knife”… June 20, 2013 by Chris Dunn
So the markets are down HUUUGE today, including gold. The media is blaming the Fed (which probably is a contributing factor), but we’ve been expecting a market panic for a while now…
The markets have just been in “over-exuberant bullishness” mode, which means it’s been over-bought for a long time, and due for a pullback. In our trading room today, we… Read More
Is this killing your trading? (And why women make better traders) June 18, 2013 by Chris Dunn
After nearly 6 years of helping other traders, I’ve seen one mental problem that consistently holds many traders back. And it’s something that men struggle more with than most women. That mental block is EGO.
It’s amazing how important the mental side of trading is to a traders bottom line. You can have a winning strategy, but if you don’t master this one mental … Read More
Live Trading Video – 3 Beautiful Long Setups (E-mini S&P 500) June 11, 2013 by Chris Dunn
Ok, I’ll get right to it – The markets have been phenomenal for MAP Trading Program members lately. Why? Because volatility has created many intra-day trade setups and opportunities. And our team has done great keeping up with current market dynamics, which is important so we know which risk/reward/indicator parameters are working best.
You see, professional traders… Read More
[Market Alert Video] how our strategy traded today’s “panic”… June 5, 2013 by Chris Henry
Well, the market gave us the panic we were looking for from yesterday – and boy did we have fun trading it today!
The market started off slow, but picked up once the panic began to drive prices lower. Overall, I expect the rest of the week to show strong volatility — even though we’re going into summer.
The stock indices and gold have been showing “healthy” … Read More
A Possible Market Top? (And trade examples from today) June 4, 2013 by Chris Dunn
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Well, the market’s been showing signs of weakness for the past couple of weeks, which could mean a market panic … Read More
How To Stop “Hindsight” Trading & Think Like A Chess Player… May 23, 2013 by Chris Dunn
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Some members of our MAP Trading Program have been killing it lately in our trading room. It’s great to the benefits of combining a true rules-based trading strategy with trader discipline. In today’s video, I’m going to take you through some signals… Read More
Two Big Indices Trades Before News (with student charts) May 16, 2013 by Chris Henry
We had two big MAP trades before the Philadelphia Fed Survey was released at 10:00am EST this morning. We don’t try to guess the reaction to news items in the markets. Because of this, we like to be out of the market most of the time before that news breaks and in this case that worked to our advantage. Check out the video below to see these trades and to also see some charts the members sent … Read More
Day Trading In Colombia – And Paragliding Over Medellin (With Trading Contest Winner, Mike Carter) May 7, 2013 by Chris Dunn
We had an incredible month down in Colombia – doing everything from paragliding, day trading, and trekking through the Amazon Jungle. And congratulations again to Mike Carter, who won an all-expenses paid trip to trade with us in Medellin. I know he learned a lot about the MAP Trading Strategy, and got first-hand experience at what it’s like to day trade and travel.
Mike was … Read More
Why Commodities Can Be Great To Trade When Stock Indices Are Slow May 7, 2013 by Chris Henry
While the stock indices started out a little slow with a lot of weakness evident this morning, the Gold market gave us some great opportunities with a whole lot of follow through. Check out the video below and congrats to Heath who pulled out $2,880 on this trade this morning! (his chart is the last of the 3 under this video)