The Traders Journal

September 2014

The Traders Journal

Wall Street's Complexity versus Investors' Profits & Simplicity

by Gatis Roze

“Any darn fool can make something complex; it takes a genius to make something simple.” -- Pete Seeger As a long-time trader, I am living breathing proof that simplicity and profits are positively correlated while complexity and profits are inversely correlated... Read More 

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Gerald Loeb's Battle Plan for Investment Survival

by Gatis Roze

Sometimes the things that need to be said can’t be said any better than they were said in the past. I’m a big fan of Gerald Loeb (1899-1974), the man Forbes called the most quoted man on Wall Street. I’ve written about this extraordinary investor before. http://stockcharts... Read More 

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A Game of 21: 21 Investors / 21 Rules

by Gatis Roze

I don’t know of any college in the world that offers you a higher return per unit of effort than the value of a proper investment education. I believe a solid investment education is one of the most high leverage activities an individual can possibly do... Read More 

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You Do Want To Be A Type D Investor!

by Gatis Roze

I have two things in common with Richard Sherman, the Seattle Seahawks’ Super Bowl star. We both graduated from the same university and we both have two personalities... Read More