Weekly Round-Up to October 2nd, 2020

https://ABEGINNERSGUIDETOTRADINGANDINVESTING.gr8.com/order_form.html Let’s get this edition of the Weekly Round-Up under way. The Glastonbury Tor is sitting just above us, so all is well. The theoretical portfolio that started at $100,000, now sits at: $142,625.10. From January 1st, 2020 to time of writing is a return of a little over 42%. This is a nice return …

Weekly Round – Up to September 25th, 2020

https://abeginnersguidetotradingandinvesting.gr8.com/offer_page.html The weekly Round – Up: our favourite time of the week when we take a look at a chart of each of the instruments we follow. There are only five, so hang in there. During the week the only posts – usually – on this site are trades that have taken place, to open …

True Confession September 21st, 2020

I indicated in the last instalment that I had made an error and would be confessing today. Here it is. The only open trade we have currently is the symbol UDN. This is the stock market proxy for the Dollar Index declining (meaning a basket of global currencies is strengthening against the U.S. Dollar). In …

Weekly Round – Up to September 18th, 2020

https://abeginnersguidetotradingandinvesting.gr8.com/offer_page.html The Round – Up is upon us. It is the time when we look at charts of all the symbols involved in our exercise as we wend our way to the expiry of 2020. During the week the only entries to this blog are the actual trades as they take place and their details: …

Market Close September 16th, 2020

It is with sad tidings that I report to you tonight. Unfortunately we were stopped out of SCO, the ETF that represents oil declining. Let’s take a look at the chart and then the details… We were triggered into a trade based on our rules. The difference was we made use of the exception and …

Weekly Round – Up to September 11th, 2020

https://abeginnersguidetotradingandinvesting.gr8.com/offer_page.html It is that most exciting part of the week: the Round-up. I know you are both as excited as I am, so let’s get started. I usually kick things off with the Big Lad: the S&P 500, but let’s mix things up a little and start with the open positions. Dollar Index: UUP = …

Weekly Round – Up to September 4th, 2020

https://abeginnersguidetotradingandinvesting.gr8.com/offer_page.html Alrighty, then, let’s get started. We don’t usually go week to week to week with nothing in between. But it has been that kind of time. Portfolio update: We started January 1st, 2020 with $100,000. We now (after updating for the trade close out at the end of the week) is now: $142,917.10. While …