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Beginner’s Guide to Earnings Season

Fri Jul 31, 2020, 02:36 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Every quarter, publicly traded companies are required to disclose their earnings with the public and do a live conference call with investors. The bulk of publicly traded companies do this during earnings season— the time period where many companies disclose[…..]

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How to Use the Benzinga Pro Calendar Tool

Thu Jul 23, 2020, 04:00 pm | by Delaney | No comments

The Benzinga Pro Calendar tool is a hidden gem inside the platform. It’s more than just a Calendar, but a way to get a day-by-day overview of a ton of economic data and happenings, from options, to analyst ratings, to[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to Moving Averages

Thu Jul 16, 2020, 01:42 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Moving averages (MA) are a very common technical indicator. This tool comes in many forms, such as simple, exponential, and weighted. Additionally, you can use MAs with other indicators to create trade signals. This post will break down what moving[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to Penny Stocks

Thu Jul 9, 2020, 04:33 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Penny stocks are a hot topic among day traders. They are stocks with small share prices, making it easy to buy large amounts of them and gain a large profit. However, you also have a greater risk of losing the[…..]

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Cash vs. Margin Accounts: What’s the Difference?

Thu Jul 2, 2020, 05:32 pm | by Delaney | No comments

When you decide to start trading, one of the first steps is to open your broker account. Once you choose your broker, you are given two choices: cash vs margin accounts.  The account type you open can affect the way[…..]

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How to Day Trade on Webull

Thu Jun 25, 2020, 06:08 pm | by Delaney | No comments

When you day trade, there are lots of brokerages out on the market to choose from. Like many brokerages nowadays, Webull is a commission-free option that is often compared to Robinhood. It’s a mobile-based brokerage that allows you to trade[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to Opening Gaps

Thu Jun 18, 2020, 03:24 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Trading opening gaps is a really popular strategy for new day traders. Gaps are easy to spot—but figuring out what type of gap is occurring can help you figure out if this is a stock that could create a great[…..]

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How to Use Signals in Benzinga Pro

Thu Jun 11, 2020, 03:41 pm | by Delaney | No comments

One of Benzinga Pro’s most popular tools is the Signals tool. The Signals tool is a way to heavily filter for price and/or volume related events in the market. This blog will breakdown the tool, how to use it, and[…..]

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How to Get Stock News Alerts

Thu Jun 4, 2020, 01:26 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Stock news alerts are a great way to level up your trading game. They can help make your trading strategy easier, filter out the noise, and help part-time and on-the-go traders. This blog will breakdown why you should enable alerts,[…..]

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How to Find the Biggest Stock Gainers and Losers

Thu May 28, 2020, 01:47 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Many day traders look for stocks with big price movements—the day’s gainers and losers. These are stocks with big percentage gains. These stocks are a great starting point to explore and find trading opportunities. This blog post will break down[…..]