Behavioral Finance

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The Art Of Trading And The Illusion Of Control

I’ve written and said many times before that simplicity is a good thing—if you have a trading methodology that is overly complex, there’s a...
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Top Trading Links: Some BadAss Investing Research

As market volatility picks up, it’s become increasingly clear to all of us that our mind plays tricks on itself. It’s a major reason...
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Why Great Companies Don’t Always Make Great Stocks

If you guys follow me on Twitter and StockTwits, then you know I’ve been working on what I call my Detrick Daily Scorecard. It...
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Making Sense Of Recent Market Sentiment Polls And Data

Even as U.S. stocks are coming under renewed pressure, there is a battle brewing between newsletter writers and mom-and-pop investors. They are on different...
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Top Trading Links: Killer Research And Making Progress

What is progress? Progress in education is when you look back and you see things differently. As George Bernard Shaw said “Progress is impossible...
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Investor Sentiment: Why A Market Correction May Be Slipping Away

I continue to be amazed at how quickly the masses panic. Just two weeks ago all the rage was Greece is imploding, the Chinese...
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The Momentum Factor: Why Momentum Investing Works

In a recent Q&A with Patrick O’Shaughnessy, I said the following when asked about the momentum factor (re: momentum investing): I’m a huge fan of...
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Professional Trading Insights: When Everything Goes Wrong

Regardless of your investing or trading strategy, prowess or experience, there will be times when everything (and I mean “everything”) goes wrong. I share...
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Confusion Reigns: Separating What’s Bullish vs Bearish In The Markets

It's been an amazing year for the markets in many respects. The resiliency of U.S. equities in the face of several bearish headwinds (and...

Top Trading Links: A Whole Lot Of Awesomeness

Information presented to us is quite often biased in some way shape or form. And we are seeing a lot more of it these...

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