This film is packed with trading lessons.
One of our greatest fears is that we will take too much risk and get knocked out. However, stepping too far back also means you don’t have a chance of success. It’s a fine balance and we shouldn’t forget why we are here. At the start of Million Dollar Baby, Frankie Dunn (Clint Eastwood) loses his star boxer because he was too reluctant to put the boxer forward for the championship fight. Eddie Dupris (Morgan Freeman) says to Frankie:
You just protected yourself out of a championship fight!