How Long Does a Trading Slump Last?

Hi Mike, 

Would like to know how long does a trading slump normally last?

And how do one know trading is not their cup of tea or doesn’t suit one person?

Thanks in advance.


Trading slumps depend on your trading style and skill level.

Scalpers, a trader who trades off of order flow or Reading the Tape, like Pippen from The PlayBook will be profitable almost every day and every week.  A slump for him would be two negative days in a row and I cannot remember the last time he was.

Intraday traders who combine news, charts, the tape, skill of trading patterns and intuition like Shark are positive Read more […]
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