Adopt a Trader Mindset to Manage Your Emotions

June 27, 2024 Michael Townsend
From the fear of missing out to geopolitical and economic uncertainties, investor emotions are high. The wisdom of a seasoned trader could help you focus on the data and stay on track.
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    While the stock market continues to march higher, investors still have a lot of concerns. There’s the fear of missing out as certain individual stocks like Nvidia have turned in stellar performances. And then there are concerns about rising oil prices, lingering high interest rates, and the November elections. All the uncertainty is causing investor emotions to run high and can impact investing decisions. Kevin Horner, senior manager on the Charles Schwab Trading Services Education Team and a coach on Schwab’s Trader Talk webcasts on YouTube, joins host Mike Townsend to talk through investors’ key concerns and the impact they are likely to have on the markets—and to share tips on how traders work to stay data-driven and keep emotions out of their investing.

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