The Traders Journal

December 2015

The Traders Journal

A Trader's Discipline: How I Stay the Course

by Gatis Roze

“A disciplined mind leads to happiness and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering.” --Dalai Lama XIV, The Act of Happiness Investors don’t always have the discipline to act like a Nike ‘Just do it’ advertisement... Read More 

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How Two Investors Warm-up Before Executing Any Trade

by Gatis Roze

Recently, I had a very personal conversation with my fellow trader, Harvey Baraban. I asked him what he did to “warm-up” before making a trade. I already knew that we both had specific warm-up routines... Read More 

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The Best Source of Investable Ideas

by Gatis Roze

Amongst investors these days, there are a number of lively debates going on. Fundamental analysis versus technical analysis, the role of behavioral finance, or where the best investment ideas come from... Read More 

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This Investor's Take on the "Pyramid of Success"

by Gatis Roze

“Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you made the effort to become the best of which you are capable.” – Dr. John Wooden Yes, it’s that time of year again, and I thought I’d invite you into my trading room... Read More