Damocles Weekly Trade Journal
The longing you seek is not behind you.It is in front of you.Maz Kanata (Movie: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens)  Commentary At the start of this week, the VIX was 27%. And, market thrashing has crushed most of my..
I want to examine how the Law of Large Numbers relates to the Options Chain's Probability of OTM. Table of Content Commentary -CommentaryThis Week's Market Sentiment Trading Readiness Level (DEFCON) Profit and Loss Statement Schedule for this Week This Week's..
"Fifty years from now, when you're looking back at your life, don't you want to be able to say you had the gutsto get in the car?"- Sam Witwicky: (Movie: Transformers) Commentary Is playing it safe is too risky? You..
This week I will conclude my review of using ThinkorSwim to set up a Conditional Trailing Stop Limit for my Vertical Spreads. Table of Content Commentary: Conditional Trailing-Stop LimitsThis Week's Market SentimentProfit and Loss StatementSchedule for this WeekThis Week's Trade..
Put a 'stop-loss' order on your worries.Decide just how much anxiety a thing may be worthand refuse to give it any more.- Dale Carnegie Commentary First question: Do Trailing Stop Limits really work? To answer this question, I have to..
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..