Damocles Weekly Trade Journal
Commentary This week's commentary was preempted by the market meltdown. Much of my time was focused on determining which strategy to use and the possibility of managing any losing trades. So for this week, we are doing nothing but Trade..
Commentary This week's post encompasses three weeks of activity. During the first two weeks, I enjoyed a smooth Caribbean cruise to the Panama Canals and back. During these two weeks, I only had spotty Internet access. So, I was only..
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..
Wisdom tends to grow in proportionto one's awareness of one's ignorance.- Anthony de Mello Commentary Awareness is a great change agent. This is true if you are walking to your car late at night, responding to kooky emails, or making..
Let it go, let it go.You'll never see me cry.The cold never bothered me anyway.(Movie: Frozen) Prologue This post is my final 2019 entry as a trainee. And as the verse above states: I'm letting it go! For a final..
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..
Every day is a new beginning. Take a deep breath and Start Again. Prologue This past year has been one for the books! It will complete 18 months of trading trials, rookie mistakes, and strategic revelations as it comes to..