trading psychology

Just How Authentic is Maggie Siff as Dr. Wendy Rhoades in BILLIONS? Answer: VERY

A few months ago, when Preet Bharara was fired by Trump and then asked if watching BILLIONS was now weird, he responded¬†“Well, for some people, it’s always been weird”.

As they say, “I feel ya’, man”. It’s a statement I totally get! To watch Maggie Siff play Wendy catapults me into the epitome of surreal. And […]

By |June 9th, 2017|BILLIONS, Denise Shull, Maggie Siff|0 Comments

FOMO or Fear of Feeling Bad in the Future

This morning I was talking to a coaching client and we jointly realized that to characterize one of the most powerful trading emotions as FOMO actually misses the most important point. FOMO – or fear of missing out – connotates the fear of missing an event which really isn’t the mental set-up causing one to […]

By |January 5th, 2016|Emotion Analytics, Emotion research, Emotions & Decisions|0 Comments

Which Strategy for Trading Emotions Actually Wins?

Conventional wisdom still dictates that traders “control their emotions.” Yet somewhat conversely, the cutting edge of neuroeconomics research shows that “emotion determines how we perceive our world, organize our memory and make important decisions” (Brosh, 2013).

Ever wonder why you did the exact thing you planned not to? Ever marvel at how you said you would […]

Really Simple Ways to Improve Trading Results

In a culture where it seems like hard work will be an edge, many traders mistake the type of work that will indeed create the best results. Trading is not only an intellectual exercise but a physical and emotional one as well. It follows then that an edge or at a minimum, the approximation of […]