Monthly Archives: May 2015

Mental Maps, Models, and Trading Success

In my professional career I have two loves. The first has to do with modeling. How do people do what they do? How can I figure out how and why some people perform so far above the crowd? And equally important, how can I teach other people to do that? As I’ve said often, I […]

Are We Still in A Secular Bear Market?

Those of you who have been following my Tharp’s Thoughts newsletter since 2000 know that I said we entered into a secular bear market in that year. I have never said that we were out of it. My definition of a Secular Bear Market is the same as that of Ed Easterling (Crestmont Research) meaning […]