The Traders Journal

December 2016

The Traders Journal

New Year's Resolutions for Investors

by Gatis Roze

Babylonians did it. Ancient Romans did it. Medieval knights pledged the “peacock vow” each New Year as their promise of chivalry... Read More 

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Ten Holiday Vacation Lessons from This Trader's Experience

by Gatis Roze

At this time of year, it’s one distraction wave after another. Admit it. Your investing efforts take a back seat to shopping, socializing, decorating, drinking and feasting. Just pick your poison. In addition, many of you head off to warmer climates, as you should... Read More 

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Charts I'm Stalking Action Practice #8

by Gatis Roze

You can’t download stock market wisdom. You have to experience it firsthand and practice it. In a nutshell, that is precisely what these Action Practice blogs every two weeks are all about... Read More 

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A Tool to Uncover Your Personal Risk / Reward Profile

by Gatis Roze

Far too many investors get it wrong, and perhaps no other group more so than the Millennials. In a recent cover page article on the investing habits of the Millennial generation, IBD reported that Index ETFs are the investment vehicles of choice for these 19 -35 year olds... Read More 

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Charts I'm Stalking: Action Practice #7

by Gatis Roze

I’ve analyzed over one million charts. That’s not bravado, just math. A hundred to two hundred charts a day (most days) for over 25 years, and that’s the number you reach... Read More