Trader Personality Tests - Discover your strengths

Tharp Trader Test

The video below is Dr. Van Tharp’s introduction to the Tharp Trader Test. Dr. Tharp has been a personal coach for investors and traders since 1982. He was the only trading coach featured in The Market Wizards: Interviews With Great Traders, the best selling book by Jack Schwager. Your personality may not be ideal for trading, however, Dr. Tharp believes this can be overcome. Learning to trade will simply be easier for some than others. Watch the video and take the Dr. Tharp’s test to learn more about your strengths and weaknesses as a trader. Then work on the weaknesses while trading a methodology that plays to your strengths.


What type of trader are you? This little 15 question trading quiz is designed to help determine if you are a scalper, intraday trader, swing trader or trend follower.

Learn about your financial mind and make lasting positive changes! All tests and results are free and confidential.

Find out which trading style is best for you. If your personality doesn’t match your style of trading, you could wind up hurting your account and your ego. This quiz can help you find out whether you are better off as a scalper, a day trader, a swing trader, or a position trader.

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