Category Archives: Homework

Idea Generation and Implementation

Apologies to readers that are interested in the blog that it has been so long since I took any time to write about anything.  I don’t have any good excuses for the break I simply haven’t felt like doing a post … Continue reading

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Applying Lessons From a Navy Seal To Trading

I recently listened to a Tim Ferriss podcast where he interviews Navy Seal Jocko Willink.  I’ve listened to this interview in its entirety five times and I plan to listen to it several more times.  To say that it has impacted … Continue reading

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What Books Should I Read?

This post’s title is probably the most common question I’ve gotten on Twitter.  Let me start by reminding readers about something that I believe and have talked about here and here and here and here and dozens of other places: Trading is not an … Continue reading

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Morning Grain Observations 8/17/15

Good morning.  Its been quite a while since I have put anything out on the blog so I thought today would be a good day to write out the morning hypos for the grains.  Before I do that a couple … Continue reading

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Morning Observations 3/27/15

Ahead of GDP this morning current highs for notes at 28’16 and lows at 28’08.  Most traded price so far is 28’13.5 with VWAP at 28’12 as I’m writing this.  Four time frame look above at notes with all time … Continue reading

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Evening Observations 10/27/14

Here are some highlights from tonight’s homework session along with some notes taken during the Sunday evening homework session.   As always shorter time frame charts will be reviewed early tomorrow morning in order to assess the overnight sessions.  If I … Continue reading

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Process

If you have read the About section of this blog you know that the first belief I said I approach markets with is that trading is not an intellectual pursuit but instead it is a performance endeavor.  As a result … Continue reading

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