Friday, August 21, 2009

Worthwhile Readings to Start the Weekend

* Permabears' lack of accountability and other excellent reading;

* Thanks to an alert reader for this interesting research article on how hindsight bias affects our perceptions of volatility--and our market performance;

* Nice catch from Matt on this article re: patterns in algorithmic trading. Great site; check out his informative trading videos;

* Thanks also to a sharp reader who found this long, but insightful post on what makes for trading success. I don't agree with all of it, but it raises very worthwhile points;

* Interesting thoughts on similarities between poker and trading;

* Provocative research re: distribution days: accepted wisdom is not always wise;

* Good thoughts re: trading option expiration weeks.