Damocles Weekly Trade Journal
Distracted by pleasure,Directed by pain.   Commentary This week's commentary is the start of a multi-part series on learning Stop Losses with Ameritrade's Think or Swim trading platform. Because this is a new topic for me to explore, I figure..
David: What is the primary goal?Joshua: You should know, Professor. You programmed me.David: Oh, c'mon. What is the primary goal?Joshua: To win the game.(Movie: WarGames) Commentary The COVID-Crash this past February stung pretty badly! I had 14 trades that all..
"You have taught us there is nothing beyond our reach.Not even the stars..."Nuria- (Star Trek TNG: "Who Watches the Watchers") Commentary This week's commentary will begin a series of overviews on my watchlist and how I use it to help..
Market volatility can tell me a lot about the broader market, and one of the most useful volatility indicators is the CBOE VIX Market Sentiment. But sometimes, it just flys over my head. Table of Content Commentary - Guardian of..
The only way to get rid of your past, is to make a future out of it. – Phillips Brooks Commentary Week one of 2020 has only two trading days - Thursday and Friday. Monday and Tuesday were the last trading..
Prologue This week's post reviews my actions in dealing with an unexpected Assignment to the short-leg of a spread. What I will not cover below is how to manage the in-the-money covered/uncovered call option when approaching ex-dividend. Tips on avoiding..