Henry Gambell

About Henry Gambell

Henry Gambell began his career as an IT professional with a passion for gambling, which by no accident landed him at John Carter’s door one fateful day in 2010. From there Henry went on to join John at Trade the Markets and helped contribute to the second edition of Carter’s book, “Mastering the Trade.”

Henry currently runs the chat room at Simpler Trading along side several other seasoned moderators providing trade setups, nightly video commentary, and analysis for members. Henry currently resides in a suburb of Austin with his two roommates and a 1963 Ford Galaxie he enjoys driving during the summer.

Specialties: Options, Equities, Risk Management, Technical Analysis, and Business Development

Trade Experience: 5 Years Retail Trade

  • Lessons From The Day After the Crash of 87

    Lessons From The Day After the Crash of 87

    So the story goes, my good friend Rick C. a cash bond trader in New York calls me the night of October 19th and tells me to get to work early Tuesday morning. They sold stocks and bought bonds in the final hour of trade. The bond futures will be locked limit in Chicago and all the shorts will have to come to LIFFE to get out.
  • The Role Of Psychology In Trading

    The Role Of Psychology In Trading

    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 that the actual trading strategy is ranked the least important by Dr. Tharp, suggests that regardless of how successful a strategy is, psychology is the key to being successful.
  • Trend Trading

    Trend Trading

    When the overall markets are trading sideways it is more difficult to trend trade. There are less setups and you have to be more selective in the trades you take. It is necessary to find individual symbols that are still trending in one direction, symbols that are not reacting to the movement of the overall markets.