As many of you saw today live in the chatroom, I had my biggest loss of my trading career: a $38,000 loss on Apple, right at the open. The loss was so bad that I had to leave the chat, so I could evaluate what happened. Social media is full of traders posting big wins and bigger losses, so this is nothing new. I decided to write this email though to share with you what happened...

Including in how we travel, how we socialize, how we work and, very critically, how we go about expanding our human civilization on this planet. The most important news of the past week was the death of United States Supreme Court Justice RBG that will undoubtedly affect the balance of power in the most powerful democracy in the world. And that will affect all of our lives. Ruth Bader Ginsburg was known as the leader of...

Climactic Reversal Counter-trend trade based on VPA that often occurs at the top/bottom of trend. Time: Any time of day Indicators: Stock is in play. Clear intraday trend. Should be in the accumulation (bottom) or distribution (top) phase. Confirmations: Climactic volume on the 1 minute and/or 5 minute chart. Should be 3-5x normal volume. Should be extremely obvious. Ideally candlestick anomalies, such as high volume hanging man, hammer, or reverse hammer. Ideally, the climactic volume should be slamming through...

$DOCU Trade. Strategy Name – 5min ORB (Opening Range Breakout) It’s a simple strategy. First 5min candle has to print (open & closed), if the next candle takes out high or low of previous candle it’s called opening range breakout. Time: 9:30 – 10:00 am Indicators: First 5min Candle has to print. Making new 5min High/Low. Prefer 2min/1min candle making direction to high or low (making HH/LH, LL/HL). Price action is above/below MAs & VWAP (not swinging up &...

Last week was one of the worst weeks we saw in the market since the COVID-19 pandemic started hitting the headlines. But today, the market bounced back. With the jaw-dropping scale of governments’ ability to borrow and print money, as well as expand their balance sheets, it is hard to imagine the overall market going down. The IMF predicts that in this year alone, rich countries will borrow up to 17% of their GDP to pay...

Today is September 11 - Patriot Day. We at Bear Bull Traders honor the lives of those thousands of people who were so senselessly killed in New York City and elsewhere. In many respects it does not seem like it has been 19 years. They’ve gone by very quickly. If you are reading this email and are struggling today, know that you are not alone. There are people who care. A few days ago, a convicted felon...

Electric vehicle mania is well under way! Silicon Valley-based $TSLA and Shanghai-based $NIO are moving higher and higher and providing us amazing opportunities for trades. Even after its stock split, Tesla is going higher, although the market is in the middle of a pandemic and the economy is slow. Nevertheless, Tesla is still making all-time highs. Day trading celebrity, Dave Portnoy, has suggested that Elon Musk should keep splitting his company’s stock in perpetuity. He tweeted...

Do you want to be a day trader but do not know where to start? Do you wonder what tools you will need? Do you wonder if you have what it takes to become a day trader? In this blog, we will cover the most important things you will need to know in order to become a successful day trader. Day Trading Funds In order to day trade, you need to set aside some money that you...

Everything in our lives is based on rules. Think about it for a minute. Remember being a kid? Think about some rules your parents were diligent at enforcing. Think about your time at school, your time at university, your job, your city, etc. I bet you can think of many rules in place in each of those settings, but do you ever wonder why there are so many rules? Imagine your workplace without any rules. Would...

True or false? The day trader’s lifestyle is an exciting one. You sit for half an hour in front of your trading station, make a few thousand dollars, and then spend the rest of the day partying with friends or lying on the beach and catching some rays. If traveling, you bring your laptop with you, do a little trading on the side, and make some money while living it up at a fancy resort. Well, we...