On the final day of 2010, we’re happy to share with you a selection of the year's most talked about articles.
Enjoy, and we'll see you in the new year!
-- The TycoonU Staff
Now I understand that options aren’t for everyone, despite my belief that as an individual investor you are selling yourself and your portfolio short if you don’t use and understand options. That being said, weekly options may not even be for seasoned option traders, but they are worth a look. It is always important to have as many weapons in your trading arsenal as possible.
Weekly options have been around for nearly 5 years, with the first weekly being listed on the S&P 500 (SPX) and S&P 100 (OEX) on October 28, 2005. Initially, volumes were lackluster, but they have jumped dramatically in 2010 due to a few recent developments.
Markets Won't Recover for Decades -- Here's How to Profit
Do you want to ensure you'll be working and panicking through your retirement years? Then keep investing.
Today I'll prove to you that unless you are a TRADER (not investor) odds strongly favor that, by the year 2019, your retirement will be worth exactly the same amount as it's worth today -- at best ...
This is not about the Eurozone falling apart again; not about inflation, deflation or disinflation; not about politics or QE2 or anything that most people will care less about in 10-years. This is a simple matter of history repeating itself, and a cycle that spans across a full generation.
How to Make the Biggest Profits on Breakouts, Pullbacks
Yesterday, my colleague Chris Rowe provided you with an excellent look at a powerful reversal pattern called the "doji."
Today, I want to take your education one step further and cover two very powerful trade entry approaches with you so that, when you spot an opportunity, you know how to take advantage of it and get positioned for profits!
While these certainly do not cover the entire gamut of every trade entry method, my goal today is to show you a couple of ways to take advantage of stock market moves, and the signals you should be watching for, before you go long.
How to Lose 100% AND Sleep Well at Night
Have you ever had a super high win rate for the year, only to finish the year with a net loss?
After reading this article, you'll never be one of those people who allow that to happen.
There's obviously been a lot of talk about my track record lately, and I have to confess: it's making me nervous! I feel like most of the people asking me about it are REALLY missing the point. The fact of the matter is that it's possible for anyone reading this article to have an 80%+ win rate but still lose most of their money!
Some of you may already know, first hand, what I'm talking about. Whether you've experienced this already or not, I can't just stand by and let you take that risk anymore, so today it's time to show you how professionals do it.
How Old Fashioned Principles Can Still Make you Rich!
Let's face it, the last three years in America have been an incredibly difficult time period. Many of the people you and I know are unemployed, have lost homes, or are in danger of losing their homes to foreclosure.
The government says the recession has ended, citing purely economic statistics. But try telling that to your neighbor, or cousin, or your son, all of whom are out of work and about to have their lights shut off.
But we Americans have been through this before, and we've always survived.
The America of 2010 may be a tougher place to make money than it was years ago, but there are still ways to make it happen for those with the imagination, perseverance, and fortitude that once made this country great.
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