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Episode 114: The Secret to Fearless Trading

In Episode 114 of The Traders Podcast, your host Rob Booker catches up again with 20-year-veteran trader and technical analyst Brian Shannon, the author of the blog Alpha Trends.net and the author of the book “Technical Analysis Using Multiple Time Frames.” Rob and Brian discuss trading stocks and some of the finer points to their decision-making process. They talk about the nature of fear — the fear that traders commonly experience, as well as the converse, having fearlessness in approaching the market. Brian explains why he generally isn’t fearful about a position, except for one sort of stock type that Brian is a little leery of…

In Episode 114, you’ll also hear about specializing in setups and opportunities, as well as some steps for minimizing the emotional aspects of having your money on the line. You’ll also hear Rob expound on the dangers of getting married to the story that you’ve sold yourself about a particular stock. This show is a must-listen! Tell your friends!

Links for this episode:

Brian on Twitter: @AlphaTrends

Blog: Alpha Trends.net

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Episode 106: Technical Analysis With Brian Shannon

For those listeners who enjoy our more technical shows, Episode 106 is for you! In this podcast, your host Rob Booker interviews 20-year-veteran trader and technical analyst Brian Shannon, the author of the blog Alpha Trends.net and the author of the book “Technical Analysis Using Multiple Time Frames.”

For the first half of this show, Rob and Brian discuss the Russell 2000, S&P E-Mini, the Volatility Index and much more! Plus, Rob asks Brian a number of questions, such as: What’s the most difficult aspect of trading? What do you use for charting? Are there times that an option is a better way of expressing your opinion about a market than the actual underlying shares? And Rob and Brian wrap up by answering a question from Karol about responding to loss. Tune in!

Links for this episode:

Brian on Twitter: @AlphaTrends

Blog: Alpha Trends.net

Technical Analysis Book.com

On Amazon: “Technical Analysis Using Multiple Time Frames” Read More