Trading without a technical trading plan puts active traders into visual and emotional reactivity. The more you react, the more often you will experience whipsaws. Reactivity is what makes us bullish or bearish at precisely the wrong time.

In fact, it’s not unusual for reactive traders to experience the “Reverse Midas Touch,” which means almost everything they do is wrong. In other words, reactivity tends to manifest in trading results that are much worse than chance.

Watch this short video to learn how to avoid whipsaws in trading.