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Akil Stokes

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The Day Trading Show

Welcome to The Day Trading Show. Grab your indulgence of choice and enjoy a conversation focused on markets, day trading, and wealth building. The Day Trading Show hosts, Austin Silver and James Bruce, and both full-time traders with over 10 years of combined experience between them.  The knowledge that Austin and James have gained from live market experience and coaching hundreds of traders from around the world is shared with you as listeners of The Day Trading Show.    Today's episode features Akil Stokes. Akil is a trading coach, track coach, and active trader for over 12 years. Anyone with this much time in markets is sure to bring tons of value!  We talk about athletics, winning in life, and how losing traders trap themselves in a cycle of self-destructive behavior.


17 Aug 2022

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331: Professional Forex Trader's Priceless Lessons - Akil Stokes

Desire To Trade Podcast | Forex Trading & Interviews with Highly Successful Traders

Professional Forex Trader's Priceless Lessons In episode 331 of the Desire To Trade Podcast, I sit down with professional trader Akil Stokes. He has built his Forex trading career for more than a decade and has helped thousands of traders perform at their best in the markets. Akil is the kind of person who takes a no-bs & realistic approach to professional Forex trading. He is also a big believer in continuous improvement as traders. Watch the interview until the end for some priceless advice from a professional Forex trader. Watch the video interview! More Interviews with Akil Stokes Previous interview with Akil Stokes (#297) Previous interview with Akil Stokes (#010) In This Episode, You'll Learn... 0:15 Introduction 0:23 Who is Akil Stokes and what he does 1:38 What is the biggest difference with Akil since the last interview with Etienne 3:00 How does "trading simply" looks like 4:33 Does Akil still trade advanced chart patterns 5:12 Why it is important to have multiple skills 6:20 What type of markets do advanced patterns work best 7:09 What Akil thinks of Fundamentals in trading 8:15 Why Akil hasn't transitioned to Cryptocurrency trading 10:25 Has Forex Trading become obsolete? 11:35 How can you know if a market is going to be volatile or not 12:17 What are the top mistakes traders make when learning 14:06 How does Akil keep his top-notch mindset 15:45 How becoming a father affected Akil's trading 17:16 What is Akil's routine during the holidays 19:29 How can you use "volume" data in Forex trading 21:40 Why you need to keep improving your strategies over time 23:05 How often does Akil tweak his strategies 24:07 How can you shorten your learning curve 25:49 Why Backtest and demo are not a waste of time 27:40 How to get in contact with Akil And much more! What is one thing you are going to implement after listening to this podcast? Leave a comment below, or join me in the Facebook group! DesireToTRADE's Top Resources DesireToTRADE Forex Trader Community (free group!) Complete Price Action Strategy Checklist One-Page Trading Plan (free template) Recommended brokers: AxiTrader (use our link to get a special bonus) EightCap (preferred Crypto and FX Broker) Desire To TRADE Academy About The Desire To Trade Podcast Subscribe via iTunes (take 2 seconds and leave the podcast a review!) Subscribe via Stitcher Subscribe via TuneIn Subscribe via Google Play See all podcast episodes How To Find Akil Stokes? TierOneTrading Youtube Twitter Instagram What is one thing you are going to implement after listening to this podcast episode? Leave a comment below, or join me in the Facebook group!


3 Jan 2022

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Finding the Right Trading Mentor with Akil Stokes

Global Prime

On today's episode, Jeremy catches up with Akil Stokes – husband, father, trader, sports nerd, and Co-Founder of Tier One Trading.The guys chat about the importance of finding the right trading mentor for you, and how critical it is to trade as part of a strong community.Grabs ya pips for this one. Join our discord via Globalprime.com where you can chat to us in person. And stay tuned for more of Jeremys' interviews with leaders and industry experts in the financial sector. Disclaimer: Trading is high risk, losses may exceed deposit. Advice is general only. Refer to PDS at www.globalprime.com (AFSL 385620).


7 Jun 2021

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033 - How a Competitive Spirit Can Lead to Trading Success, with Akil Stokes (TMC Show)

The Trader's Mindchat Show

Today Mike & Melissa discuss what it means to have a competitive spirit and how it can help self-motivate you to succeed at trading. They are joined by TierOneTrading Founder Akil Stokes who discusses how his background in sports and his competitive nature helped him tackle three jobs all while learning how to trade…eventually giving him the confidence to quit those jobs, and start his own successful trading business. Akil is the co-founder of Tier One Trading (https://tieronetrading.com/) and hosts the podcast The Trading Coach Podcast (https://anchor.fm/thetradingcoachpodcast). He is a professional trader, trading coach and writer for Entrepreneur & FX Magazine. He is a proud husband and father of 2 crazy boys, coffee addict and sports junkie. In today’s Trader’s Mindchat Show episode you will learn: * Run the perfect race! It’s not about being in 1stplace. It’s about executing it right. Results that you want will come if focus on executing process correctly you will get the outcome you want. * How to grade your trades on four main points: Entry, Exit, Trade Management and Overall analysis. * Effort + Time = Success! Anyone can be a trader if put in the work and develop the skills. You can live the life you want to live. Akil will walk you through how he was able to quit those three jobs and live his life on his own terms. *** There is still time to register for the Trader Vault Online Summit on April 23, 2021. Be part of this incredible event where you can listen to trading experts such as Akil Stokes, Michael Lamothe, Jason Graystone, plus more! Register here: https://www.tieronetradinguk.com/tradervaultregister #tradersmindchatshow #competitivespirit WHAT IS The Trader’s Mindchat Show??? Wealth is a journey, and this show is your Jumpstart to Trading Success! Hosted by MARA founder and top trading mindset coach Michael Lamothe and his wife, author Melissa Kuch Lamothe, together they will discuss the full spectrum of ways to improve your trading and your life. Joined by expert guests to help YOU trade like the Pro’s, revamp your mindset, balance life, family, and trading, & improve health & wellness. Connect with us on: • Website: https://marawealth.com • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/michaelglamothe • Twitter: https://twitter.com/MichaelGLamothe • YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/marawealth • StockTwits: https://stocktwits.com/MichaelGLamothe • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MaraWealth/ • LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelglamothe

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21 Apr 2021

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Perception vs. Reality in Trading with Akil Stokes

Limit Up! Podcast

Hollywood has given many would-be traders a warped perception of what it actually means to be a trader. The truth is, trading isn’t a get rich quick scheme so much as a skill that needs to be developed. Akil Stokes is a trading coach and co-founder of Tier One Trading. He joins Dan this week to debunk some of the myths around trading.Akil also takes time to break down Forex trading and discusses why trading psychology is the most important piece when it comes to making successful trades. Listen to the episode for advice on creating the systems you need to be successful.(03:44) - Market Reaction(07:19) - Interview with Akil Stokes(13:56) - Consistency(16:15) - The importance of trading psychology(18:07) - Reality vs. perception(22:34) - Small clues(24:42) - Execute the play(29:03) - Stop & go traffic(33:28) - Preparing for when things get better(40:00) - Tier One TradingAkil Stokes is an investor, Forex trader, trading coach, and host of The Trading Coach Podcast. Additionally, he is the co-founder of Tier One Trading which was featured in Forbes as one of the leading innovators in trading education. He's been an author/contributor to Entrepreneur and FX Trader Magazine and is also a Track & Field Coach at Millersville University. As a proud husband and father of two, his drive is purpose, providing value to the world, and leaving a legacy.Limit Up! is a podcast for traders of all levels brought to you by Topstep. Whether you’re considering a career in trading and don’t know where to start, or you’re a seasoned veteran looking for advice from big names in the financial industry, Limit Up! is your guide. Join us weekly as we discuss the market in all of its volatile glory. Risk Disclosure: https://www.topstep.com/risk-disclosure/Jack Pelzer is a co-host of Limit Up! He traded as part of a U.S. Treasury group for 7 years at Chopper Trading and DRW. After leaving the industry, he became a Writing Fellow and Senior Contributing Writer for The Onion. He is now the Head of Content at Topstep.Dan Hodgman is a co-host of Limit Up! Prior to coming to Topstep Dan traded 30 Yr Treasury Options and Yield Spreads. Before that, he served in the United States Marine Corps where he simultaneously managed his own Futures Account applying the skills he grew up learning from clerking on the trading floor. Now Dan works with the Traders here at Topstep as a Performance Coach as well as being a regular on the Daily Market Recap.Looking to enhance your trading performance? Topstep’s Performance Coaches work one-on-one with traders to help them find market opportunities, review daily statistics, manage setbacks and progress in their trading. Gain a path to progress by signing up today: https://info.topsteptrader.com/performance-coachingAttend a free group coaching session offered every Wednesday at 1PM CT to get an idea of what Topstep Performance Coaches offer: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_nZpAita9Rz-2_yMUjtkvpwIf you'd like to receive new episodes as they're published, please subscribe to Limit Up! in Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts. If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving a review in Apple Podcasts. It really helps others find the show.Podcast episode production by Dante32.


2 Oct 2020

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Akil Stokes: From Janitor to Forex Trader & Coach, Ep #23

How To Trade It: Talking to the worlds most successful traders.

Subscribe to How To Trade ItWhy is it SO important to have a trading strategy? What about risk management, why is that important? The bottom line is that you want to work from a strategy so that you have consistent results—not lucky ones. Today’s guest on the How To Trade It podcast—Akil Stokes—emphasizes that you need to place process over outcome as a Forex trader. Why? Listen to hear his thoughts on the matter!Akil is an investor, Forex trader, trading coach, and host of The Trading Coach Podcast. Additionally, he is the co-founder of Tier One Trading, featured in Forbes as one of the leaders in trading education. He got his start in 2007 while working through college and juggling three jobs, one of which was a janitor. Every extra minute was devoted to learning about trading. Akil is also a Track & Field Coach at Millersville University and a proud husband and father of two. His drive is purpose & legacy.You’ll want to hear this episode if you are interested in...[00:45] How Akil got started in trading. [03:05] Akil talks about his first stock purchase. [04:25] What Akil would have done differently. [05:03] Why Akil decided to make trading a career. [06:13] Why become a Forex trader?[07:56] Big mistakes: everyone makes them—even Akil.[11:38] Akil’s setbacks and how he shakes them off. [17:18] How Akil decided to become a coach.[19:10] Giving back and leaving a legacy.[21:47] Setting expectations for beginners.[24:48] What Akil is doing now to help other traders.Resources & People Mentioned14-day risk-free trial membershipConnect with Akil StokesCheck out Akil’s websiteFind him on FacebookFollow Akil on InstagramSubscribe to his YouTube channelListen to The Trading Coach PodcastFollow on TwitterFree webinars & workshopsConnect With Casey StubbsWebsite: https://caseystubbs.comSubscribe! https://www.youtube.com/caseystubbsTwitter: https://www.twitter.com/caseystubbsFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/caseystubbsLinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/in/caseystubbsNewsletter: https://financeandmarkets.comSubscribe to How To Trade ItSupport the show (https://caseystubbs.com)


27 Aug 2020

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Episode #26 Akil Stokes forex interview

My Forex journey from the bottom to the top to be a profitable consistent trader

Forex interview with trader Akil Stokes.


15 Aug 2020

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Akil Stokes: How to become a professional trader | Traders Improved (#128)

Traders Improved Trading Podcast

In this podcast, we had the privilege to talk to Akil Stokes who is a trader, a mentor, an athlete, coach and all-around great person. We picked his brain about discipline, how to develop a winning mindset, trading routines and much more. >> We are looking for podcast guests! Do you have an interesting story to tell, then reach out to info@tradeciety.com


13 Aug 2020

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Episode 54 - Interview with Akil Stokes

The Trading Journey Podcast

Hey guys, in this episode I interview one of my trading coaches Akil Stokes. Akil is the reason I even found out how to learn to trade the right way. He was the only guy on YouTube I saw that was not trying to sell me something. Give it a listen, he is very relatable and down to earth and a mentor to follow in your trading journey. Akil Stokes Social Media: @akilstokesrtm ---- Me: @naomigslight


6 Aug 2020

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82: The Right Way To Read A Chart & Eliminating Trading Mistakes w/ Akil Stokes

Trading Nut | Trader Interviews - Forex, Futures, Stocks (Robots & More)

Click here for Akil's interview show notes: https://tradingnut.com/akil-stokes/?r=pod14 Day Free Trial of Robot Traders Club: https://tradingnut.com/trading-robots/For more free trader education: https://compiled.social/tradingnut


14 Jul 2020