The Traders Journal

November 2012

The Traders Journal

Investing Lessons & Trading Rules

by Gatis Roze

The stock market has always attracted a disproportionate number of exceptional intellectuals and uniquely independent souls.  By their nature, they are reluctant to live by the lessons of others and tend to be rule breakers instead of rule keepers.  In his book Trading Rules: Strategies for Success, William Eng talks about the learning curve for these investors.  As he says,  “the smarter you are, the longer it takes to win.”  Economist Pierre Lemieux described self-enforcing lessons that are in each individual’s interest to obey.  For Read More