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Planning A Trading Computer

My current trading computer is about four years old. There’s no reason to tempt fate and see just how long it can last – it is time for a new one. So let’s take a quick break from trading and talk about trading computers. Just as I prefer to build my own indicators and do … Read more

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The Role Of Psychology In Trading

Dr. Van Tharp is known for breaking down the trading process into three categories that affect traders. He categorizes them by importance as follows: Trading strategy (10%) Money management (30%) Psychology (60%) According to Dr. Tharp, the psychological outlook and an individual’s way of thinking towards trading is the most important factor for success. The fact … Read more

How To: Scanning For The Squeeze

One question I am asked often is how to use the Stock Hacker in TOS to scan for the TTM Squeeze. Though there is a built in scan for the Squeeze, it is limited in both its capabilities and the time frame one can use it on. Fortunately, with a little clever thinkScript we can … Read more