Cody has over a decade of experience day trading the Emini S&P 500 (ES) and Forex markets and has worked personally with dozens of traders to help them achieve consistent profitability and make trading a full-time career.
I sometimes think that the thing many traders struggle with the most is bias. They convince themselves that the market simply has to go in a certain direction or a trade will practically guaranteed to go their way and they block out all information to the contrary. In extreme cases, the reality check doesn't occur […]
I wouldn't exactly say things we're quiet on the news front last night but if you were just watching the Emini S&P 500 (ES) today you probably wouldn't have noticed. I suppose the market has already priced in some of the current and upcoming political uncertainty. Business as usual. Still, there was some good trading […]
If you can be patient it will usually pay off. That's what I tell myself when we have a quiet market open like we did today. It can be difficult to sit around and wait for a trade that fits your plan. If you're the gambling type you might feel the urge to get involved, […]
Today was a good example of why I don't subscribe to the oft-repeated trading maxim of just making "a couple points a day" in the Emini S&P 500 (ES). There's a lot of traders out there that are content to just call it a day if they can pull out two points but it makes […]
I'll admit it - I'm not entirely pleased with my trading performance today. At this stage in my career it's never really about the short-term results. Instead, I try to focus on my process. That means that I gauge my performance based on taking good trades that fit my plan, keeping risk low and controlled, […]