successful trader

How to Become a Successful Trader (Part 2)

In this post we can talk a little about the way that a successful trader looks at the markets and how they utilise the exact same tools and knowledge that is available to all other traders, (you and I). Not so much in what they use, as how they use it, also bearing in mind…

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How to become a successful trader

How to Become a Successful Trader (Part 1)

How do Successful Traders do it? So just how hard can it be to enter the realms of the top 10% – to become a successful trader? Have you ever wondered what the difference is? Between them and us? What are they doing that we are not? Some time ago I scoured the web looking…

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protect thy wad

Protect Thy Wad

The Golden Formula You might think that this is a very strange title for a blog post, (Protect Thy Wad) but those words have been the cornerstone of my trading for a number of years. Your list of Golden Rules should be printed out and pinned to the wall above your trading desk to keep…

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100 trading do's and don'ts

BUMPER e-book of Trading Do’s and Don’ts

There are plenty of red flags when it comes to trading forex, or any trading for that matter. Red flags in the sense of things you should try to avoid doing, or things that you should make every effort to actually do. Over the years there have been some excellent cliches such as ‘trade with…

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Should I Use The Trailing Stop?

Hmmm, the much maligned trailing stop. Do we use it? If so, how do we use it? They say that if you stand back and look in the mirror, then what you see is the product of all the decisions you have ever made in your life. Granted, some of them will have been made…

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Black Dog

3 Superb Tools We Use Every Day

Any good website that has trading the markets as its main theme will talk about trading with the trend. And rightly so. Use our 3 superb tools and you will not be be placing your account under immense strain by trading against the trend. 3 Superb Tools In this post we’ll mention 2 of the 3…

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13 Ways to Avoid Losses

Losses are a part of day trading and there is no getting away from them. They are a part of trading life. But we can try to control them to the best of our ability. Here are 13 ways to avoid losses that stood me in good stead.

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Where To Place Your Stop Loss?

Struggling to find the correct Stop Loss placement?
Always getting stopped out?
Unsure where to take profits?
Read on…

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Black Dog Dax Trades 27.01.16

Wow – how time flies. This post was penned a couple of days after the Dax trades were taken – then I forgot about it..!! Not good. So, apologies for that. The busy life of a trader, hey? Quick Catchup I thought that I would catch up on a few things as I’m not trading…

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Trend trading: 3 ways to trade the trend

The Best Way to Trade

That may be a bold headline and possibly difficult to back up with cold hard facts, but week after week we at Black Dog, and especially in our Trading Room, enjoy some great profits trading our methods and have possibly found the best way to trade. Later in this post I’ll show the trades from…

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