Friday Q&A — August 5, 2022

Happy Friday, Evolvers! This week was somewhat of a mixed bag for me trading-wise, but it was incredibly positive for the overall markets. As I mentioned yesterday, there are more bullish signals right now than at any other point since this historic market correction...

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Will This Rally Keep Going?

After a remarkable showing in July (and a strong start to August) for the overall markets, traders across the world are asking themselves the same question … will this rally keep going? I’m not convinced yet, but I will say that I’m seeing more signs of this now than...

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Lessons Learned from My RIOT Trade

Yesterday, I bought 8/5/2022 $8 calls on Riot Blockchain Inc. (NASDAQ: RIOT) but got stopped out at breakeven right before the close. Today, RIOT stock was up as much as 6% while the calls I got stopped were up as much as 90%. Is this frustrating to watch? Of course....

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Adapt to Shifting Market Trends

If you hadn’t noticed … the overall trend in the market has been shifting recently. After more than six months of downtrends, it’s looking like the major indexes are finally starting to build some bullish momentum. And as the market trend shifts, our trading...

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Friday Q&A — July 29, 2022

Happy Friday, Evolvers! I’m glad you’re here, because we’re wrapping up a seriously wild week in the stock market… Big tech earnings from Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) propelled the major indexes higher yesterday.  The beats weren’t...

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Afraid of Going Short? Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Be…

If you’re in the lobby (or the top floor) of a 30-story building, with the choice of taking the stairs or the elevator all the way back up (or down) … I’d bet you’d choose the elevator every time. Well, this is exactly why I prefer to buy puts over calls. I’ve said it...

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3 Game-Changing Lessons I’ve Learned from Tim Sykes

When I first started trading, I didn’t know what to look for. The market was new to me. Sometimes it seemed like stocks moved at random. But one fateful day I discovered Tim Sykes’ Trading Challenge, and the rest is history…I knew I could trust Sykes because he shares...

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How to Evolve Your Trading Strategy Like a Pro

You might be wondering … why is my teaching service called Evolved Trader? I chose this name to highlight the importance of growing and improving your strategy, which is what I’d like to talk about today. You see, it’s common for traders to get stuck. You might make...

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4 Must-Have Tech Essentials for Day Traders

If you wanna win in the stock market (and rise above the 90% of day traders who lose money) … you must invest in the best tech for your particular trading style. You could be the most talented trader in the world … But if your tech sucks, you’ll get beat every time....

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Meet Mark:

Mark Croock is a former accountant who turned his small account into $3.19 Million in trading profits using options.

 

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