A Compilation of Trading Rules for Buying and Selling

There are many ways to trade successfully in the markets.  For those of us who choose to follow a rules based strategy, I’ve compiled a list trading rules for buying and selling that have helped me be successful over the years.  Some of these are my own rules, many of them are derived from the […]

How to Use the ChartYourTrade Position Size Calculator

A critical element to successful trading is position sizing but it is often overlooked and seldom talked about by most traders. Inappropriate position sizing may cause you to not profit enough from your big winners if your position size is too small or worse, may cause you to blow up your account on a losing trade if your position size is too large.

Trader’s Price Gap Survival Guide

Trader's price gap survival guide

Depending upon which side of the trade you’re on, a price gap can be either great or very scary! Our Trader’s Price Gap Survival Guide will not only help you be on the right side of the gap, but also teach you how to minimize the damage if you’re on the wrong side of the gap.

Maintaining Watch Lists, why you should care

There’s a lot to be said for consistently keeping and maintaining watch lists. Maintaining watch lists will not only keep you prepared for when the market turns in your favor, it will also provide you with valuable insights into the overall health of the market.