I have been debating with myself if I have been successful (trading) or not but dont quite know on who or what I should be comparing against, does anybody know when you can apply (especially in this current bull market) successful, is it
Your trading return surpasses and outperforms the ASX
It becomes your primary source of income
Your only source of income
The number of successful trades ratio wins and losses
Percentage return on your capital, and what is the sucessful number 20%, 25% or 35% higher?
I have always benchmarked through my working career which is the correct benchmark to use in sharetrading?