I follow a large number of trading/markets related blogs and websites. When I find stuff I think is worth sharing, but thatÂ I won’t be addressing withÂ my own blog post in response I share them onÂ on Facebook and Twitter. These are the ones I postedÂ inÂ MayÂ for readers who didn’t see them on the other channels.
This gives a pretty good idea of the illusion created by the government’s intervention in the housing market.Â
Zillow: See the Worst Home Prices Drop Since 2008
Alternatives for getting in on the China currency trade are expanding.Â
Yuan forex options trading allowed – implications for the retail forex market
Here’s a really good behind-the-scenes view of a forex brokerage operation
Forex Brokers â€“ Tales from the Back Office How Brokers View Clients
Ray Barros (FAQ contributor) addresses the trader failure rateÂ
92% Traders Lose Money Blog for Trading Success
A very good look at why the stock market is up so much since Bernanke gave us QEII.Â
Debunking the Myth of the QE II Rally
Hat tip to Barry Ritholtz for pointing this one out.Â
On the Floor Laughing: Traders Are Having a New Kind of Fun
Glad to know I’m not the only experience trader who makes the occassional bone-headed mistake.
Traders and Errors
One perspective on the stages of options education
Educating an options trader
Some interesting charts looking at currency valuationsÂ
Currency Valuations: Charting Which is Under/Over Valued
IB Times retail forex trading award winners for 2011
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John Forman, author of this blog, has traded for more than 20 years, is a professional market analyst, and authored The Essentials of Trading. He is an active participant in trading forums, consults for trading related businesses, as published literally dozens of trading articles, and has been quoted in a number of books and in the media.
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- Interesting Trading and Market Links from March