When politicians and executives get caught out

POLITICIANS and executives are held to different standards. That is pretty clear when it comes to issues such as sexual harassment, notwithstanding the resignation of Al Franken or the rejection by voters of Roy Moore. As others have pointed out, the tweets and remarks of Donald Trump would have seen him forced out of the leadership of an S&P 500 company long ago. There are also big differences when it comes to the consequences of their regular actions. Politics is about making choices. Should public money be spent on defence…

Key Variables for Successful Trade Analysis

11 Key Variables for Successful Trade Analysis Earlier this week I was having an email discussion with a fellow STTG’r, Miguel, about the new STTG trade tools and ideas for improvements. The discussion sparked a simple thought, what key variables do investors use when logging their trades? Why? Miguel had brought up two variables that I do not currently use myself: Target Price and Reward/Risk ratio. So, including those two with the variables we currently support as of STTG Tools v1.3, here is a full list in no particular order: Stop…