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.
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, […]
I'm going to try and keep today's Journal post short and sweet as I've got lots of things on my plate today. Lunch with friends, some annoying appointments to keep, some afternoon hockey, bottling my recent homebrewed beer creation... just regular stuff. I might even try to get a YouTube video out there. Since putting […]
I suppose you could call it a return to form. After yesterday where I came out of the session with a small loss, today saw many of the same setups and management ideas turn a very tidy profit. The sample size of trades for the week is still relatively small but the edge is already […]
Remember what I talked about in some of the recent Trading Journal posts about summer markets being hot and cold and opportunity being somewhat inconsistent? Well, here's a cold dose of trading reality. The truth is that as a trader you will take losses. You will also have losing days. You're going to have to […]
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