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  1. trader99 replied to the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    Maybe. Given my work schedule, that's a distinct possibility. But I think I'm more or a swing trader. I'm still trying to time the...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 10:16 PM
  2. trader99 replied to the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    So, I have learned the lesson of cutting losses fast. That was the turn around. Now, I am learning the lesson of holding onto winners...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 9:33 AM
  3. trader99 replied to the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    OMG! It's continuing to go up. I wished I had kept those 62 options. At least in my nontaxable acccount I'm still holding... If it's a...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 8:23 AM
  4. trader99 replied to the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    I hear ya! I'm too slow too! It took me this long to admit it. My personality is more of big picture thinker and analytical. Afterall, I...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 10:27 AM
  5. trader99 liked themickey's post in the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    I can't day trade because my brain works too slow whereas with swing I have the luxury of pondering over stuff in a more relaxed mind...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 9:26 AM
  6. trader99 liked PistolPete's post in the thread Does the Pareto Principle apply to your trading results?.

    You might be onto something here , look for commonalities in both the best and worst though . The bottom 80% can be improved as well...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 10:54 PM
  7. trader99 replied to the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    I think the reason why my swing trading and options trading are so much more profitable is because I'm very selective and patient about...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 10:07 PM
  8. trader99 liked ironchef's post in the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    Welcome to the club. I switched from day trading to swing trading back in 2010 and then to options in 2013 and never look back. My only...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 10:02 PM
  9. trader99 liked Palindrome's post in the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    This is exactly why I don't understand "ES only traders" or "CL only traders" I too trade about 10 different futures markets and only...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 9:44 PM
  10. trader99 liked Clubber Lang's post in the thread The U.S. Has a New Highest-Paid CEO and He Made $103 Million Last Year.

    $103 million LAST YEAR- Peanuts lol Bezos averaged $52 million EVERY DAY...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 6:37 PM
  11. trader99 liked southall's post in the thread The trillion dollar account. Yes, with a T.

    All these years i kept my net worth private, but i suppose it was only a matter of time before it leaked :D

    Oct 13, 2018 at 11:33 AM
  12. trader99 replied to the thread Does the Pareto Principle apply to your trading results?.

    Yes. In fact, it's more extreme than that. At one point in the past, a handful of good trades account for more than 100% of the total...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 11:32 AM
  13. trader99 liked JSOP's post in the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    Yes technical analysis helps but they are not 100% guaranteed. The price basically do whatever it wants. If it doesn't want to reach a...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 10:58 PM
  14. trader99 replied to the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    I agreed. I have 2 accounts for this. One short term which I do relatively high turnover on that account. In my nontaxable account, I...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 8:43 AM
  15. trader99 liked themickey's post in the thread Made a lot of progress, but feel like there's so much more to go....

    Need to be careful about self praise, how long you been trading? If your chart reading was decent you may be aware that you bought and...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 8:39 AM