Darvas Box Trading Lesson 4

Calculating the Breakeven Level   The breakeven level is easily calculated, but some traders make the simple mistake of not including all the costs incurred in the trade. It is essential that both the entry and exit brokerage fees are included in the cost. The total cost for the trade is then:   Total trade […]

Darvas Box Trading Lesson 3

Darvas Box Trading Lesson 3   Darvas in Practice Your First Darvas Scan Scanning for Darvas boxes is simple. Select “Scan for DarvasBoxes” from the Scanning menu.   You will be presented with the Darvas scan dialogue box. Clicking “Scan” will start the scanner and in a a few seconds the result are available in […]

Darvas Box Trading Lesson 2

Darvas Box Trading Lesson 2 “Rediscovering” Darvas For many years I have tried to teach novice traders about planning and managing their trades in a disciplined fashion. I consider discipline and timing to be the essence of successful trading; enter and exit at the right time and always have a plan. My plan always includes […]

The Darvas Story: A Synopsis

Lesson 1 The Darvas Story: A Synopsis Darvas the Gambler   Darvas did not set out to be a gambler; in fact he took his investing very seriously. “Darvas the gambler” is Darvas’ own description of himself once he realized that his approach to investing was no better than gambling. His story begins in November […]