The Trader 

Stop the markets, it’s time to pack up

The Trader

Looking back over the month of November, I can honestly say that I’m very disappointed with my trading performance. Not that I’ve lost lots of money or anything like that, I just haven’t added anything to the bottom line. The reason is that I’ve been nursing dreary positions for far too long. The danger with static markets or small price moves is the temptation to increase position size to compensate for shrinking profit prospects. Activity gets increasingly aggressive trying to meet quotas, then suddenly things go pear-shaped – big time!

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