• Is your brain a fortress or a wild bus ride?
    Posted by on September 26th, 2015 at 6:45 am

    Share on StockTwits One year ago, I had a profound experience that completely changed the way I look at psychology, decision making, and personal development. The […]

  • Sector Momentum Visualized
    Posted by on September 23rd, 2015 at 6:48 pm

    Share on StockTwits A couple of months ago I wrote a post about the behavioral principals behind the momentum effect in the markets. In that […]

  • Simple rule to improve financial decisions
    Posted by on September 5th, 2015 at 3:48 pm

    Share on StockTwits Why are financial decisions so difficult? Not just the ones related to investing and trading but the ones that spill over into […]

  • Quick observations on the 200-day moving average
    Posted by on July 10th, 2015 at 2:31 pm

    Share on StockTwits   The market briefly closed below the 200-day moving average this week so let’s look at some recent history market behavior around the 200-day […]

  • Momentum Mechanism
    Posted by on May 26th, 2015 at 6:00 am

    Share on StockTwits   I want to touch on a couple reasons why momentum works and why I see it as one of the few […]

  • How does Apple trade after earnings?
    Posted by on April 27th, 2015 at 12:59 pm

    Share on StockTwits How can I play $AAPL after around earnings? This is a question that has plagued traders since the beginning of time. There’s […]

  • 70 days of suffering in WalMart
    Posted by on April 24th, 2015 at 3:03 pm

    Share on StockTwits Everyone says they’d like to buy blue chips on a pull back. The problem is that it take a lot to disrupt […]

  • April is very bullish in a weird way
    Posted by on March 31st, 2015 at 2:13 pm

    Share on StockTwits April is well known as the most bullish month of the year. Let’s look a little deeper and study this perfect example of […]

  • Representativeness Bias: Easy Classifications
    Posted by on March 2nd, 2015 at 1:16 pm

    Share on StockTwits Representativeness bias is when you classify new info based on classifications that have worked in your past experiences. We derive meaning from […]