For the people that are transitioning from paper to $ trading. DOn’t get cocky and skip the one share at a time segment. One thing the paper trading doesn’t exploit as much is emotions in your trading. The 1 contract/share excercise will give you insight on how $ trading differs from paper trading with out the big exposure. There are differences. Keep your paper trading results to compare with your $ trading results. Often times it will show how much emotions play into it.
October 5, 2022