Category Archives: Monthly Performance Report

June 2013 Trading Performance

I’ve started questioning myself whether to keep this trading blog going because after I’ve managed to lose 87% of my account value in May, June had some great trades, but the last trade initiated in June has not gone well … Continue reading

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May 2013 Trading Performance

This is the 4th month I am reporting my options trading performance. After last month’s stellar performance, I once again not only gave back all the profits I made, plus putting a big dent in my starting capital. In May, … Continue reading

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April 2013 Trading Performance

This is the 3rd month we are reporting our options trading performance. After last month’s learning experience, April had some great trades, and not so great trades. We did, however, manage to get back on track where we left off … Continue reading

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What can you do with just $309?

In my first options trading performance report I’ve mentioned that I managed to blow up another account of mine. Well, unfortunately that account is my IRA retirement account with quite a bit of savings in it. Today I closed out … Continue reading

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March 2013 Trading Performance

Today is the 2nd month I’m reporting my options trading performance. After last month’s stellar performance, March basically gave all the profits from last month back to the market. If this were to be a management review, there is absolutely … Continue reading

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February 2013 Trading Performance

Management expert Peter Druker once said, “What gets measured, gets managed.” The intent of the trading log not only measures my performance, but keeps me accountable and disciplined in my trading. If you want to start a blog such as … Continue reading

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