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Options Trading by Ann Logue

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CHAPTER20

Training Your Brain

In This Chapter

  • Controlling emotions
  • Planning your trading
  • Knowing when to walk away
  • Finding alternatives

Trading is as much mental as anything. There are plenty of people who are good at market analysis, but they can’t pull the trigger or manage risk effectively.

If you are planning to trade options regularly in order to speculate on changes in the market, you need to consider the mental aspects of trading. For that matter, all investors need to understand the separation between the market and their very real and rich lives.

The options market is neutral, both morally and economically. It is about matching the ...

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