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Trading Psychology - Emotions and Day Trading

If you can hear your heart beating every time you make a trade, then you need to know about the psychological aspects of day trading. These articles discuss how emotions such as fear and greed can have a negative impact on your trading, and will help you overcome these natural emotions and become a better day trader.

Focus On Winners - Not Losers
Learn the secret to overcoming the fear of trading losses and becoming a profitable trader by focusing on properly managing your winning trades.

The Holy Grail of Trading
The holy grail of trading is revealed, including a detailed description of the holy grail of trading, and suggestions for using the holy grail of trading in your trading.

Fear and Greed
Discussion of the emotions of fear and greed, and how they affect traders and day trading.

Increasing Targets
Discussion of target orders, with an explanation of why a trader would increase their target order, but why increasing your target would be a mistake.

Patience and Discipline
Professional traders either have patience and discipline in their personalities, or they learn how to be patient and disciplined as part of their trading education. Find out why you need to be patient and disciplined, and how you can become patient and disciplined instantly.

Trading Psychology - Patience and Discipline
Discussion of the trading psychology of waiting for the next trade, and why being patient and disciplined are essential personality traits for new traders and professional traders alike.

Patience, Decisiveness, and Calmness
Discussion of the personality traits of patience, decisiveness, and calmness, and how they are necessary for successful day trading.

Trading Psychology - Patience and Discipline
Discussion of the trading psychology of waiting for the next trade, and why being patient and disciplined are essential personality traits for new traders and professional traders alike.

Recognizing and Overcoming Stubbornness
Discussion of why traders with stubborn personalities need to overcome their stubbornness in order to be profitable. Explains the reason why being stubborn is counter productive to successful day trading.

Sentimental Trading
Discussion of the psychology of sentimental trading, and how getting attached to your trades will have a negative impact on your profit and loss.

Scalping and Patience
Discussion of one of the psychological aspects of scalping, specifically why scalping requires just as much patience as day, swing, or even position trading.

Trading and Intuition
Discussion of how intuition applies to trading, and whether traders should follow their instincts or not.

Reacting to an Unprofitable Trade
Discussion of the right and wrong ways to react to an unprofitable trade.

Why Markets Fall Quicker Than They Rise
Discussion of why markets tend to fall quicker than they rise, with an explanation of how the emotions of fear and greed cause this to happen.

Scalping and Risk
Discussion of one of the psychological aspects of scalping, specifically why scalping requires just as much risk as day, swing, or even position trading.

Scalping and Patience
Discussion of one of the psychological aspects of scalping, specifically why scalping requires just as much patience as day, swing, or even position trading.

Scalping and Patience
Discussion of one of the psychological aspects of scalping, specifically why scalping requires just as much patience as day, swing, or even position trading.

Moving from Simulation Trading to Live Trading
Discussion of the emotions that occur when new traders move from simulation trading to live trading, and the mistakes that these emotions can cause.

Stress and Trading
Discussion of how stress affects your trading, and an explanation of why trading under stress will turn a profitable trader into a losing trader.

How Percentages Describe Financial Market Price Movement
Discussion of how percentages describe financial market prices movement, and why a fifty percent decrease in value is the same as a one hundred percent increase in value.

The Trading Psychology of the Days of the week
Discussion of how the days of the week can tell you whether you are experienced enough to be trading with real capital, or if you need to learn trading correctly first.

Explanation of How Percentages Describe Financial Market Price Movement
Explanation of how percentages describe financial market prices movement, and why a fifty percent decrease in the value of a financial market is the same as a one hundred percent increase in the value of the same financial market.

How Percentages Describe Financial Market Price Movement
Discussion of how percentages describe financial market prices movement, and why a fifty percent decrease in value is the same as a one hundred percent increase in value.

Stress and Trading
Discussion of how stress affects your trading, and an explanation of why trading under stress will turn a profitable trader into a losing trader.

The Trading Psychology of the Days of the week
Discussion of how the days of the week can tell you whether you are experienced enough to be trading with real capital, or if you need to learn trading correctly first.

The Holy Grail of Trading
The holy grail of trading is revealed, including a detailed description of the holy grail of trading, and suggestions for using the holy grail of trading in your trading.

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