Monthly Archives: August 2017

First 50 Trades

Greetings! It’s a bit of a milestone here at The Capitalist Trader, as I recently closed out the 50th trade in the account since its inception on October 1, 2016. So without further ado, here’s a breakdown of the performance. Winning … Continue reading

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Weekly Update 8/26/2017

Greetings! The account was up 2.60% this week, bringing the equity to 165% of inception value; a third consecutive all-time high. w00t! To get more details on how I trade, take a look at the Trading Profitably page. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Weekly Update – 8/19/2017

Greetings! The account was up 0.65% this week to a second consecutive all-time high of 161% of inception value. To get more details on how I trade, take a look at the Trading Profitably page. Until next time…keep pipping up! … Continue reading

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Weekly Update – 8/12/2017

Greetings! The account was up 11.82% this week to a new all time of high of 160% of inception value. I’m fully implementing the risk management and trade management rules that I wrote about in my series on trading tactics, … Continue reading

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Trade Management – trailing & scaling

Greetings, and welcome to the last post in my series on trading tactics! Trade management is what you do between the time you decide on a position to the point at which you exit the position. It includes the issues … Continue reading

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Weekly Update – 8/5/2017

Greetings! The account was up 10.88% this week to 143% of inception value. I’ll be writing the final post in my series on trading tactics this week, a discussion of how I manage a single trade from initial entry through … Continue reading

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