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How to Read Candlestick Charts

Thu Apr 2, 2020, 06:41 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Candlestick charts are commonly used in trading because they pack a lot of information in a easy-to-read design. They tell you more information than line charts, and with a single candlestick, you can see the opening, closing, session high and[…..]

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Beginners Guide: Fundamental Analysis

Wed Mar 25, 2020, 01:38 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Last week, we covered technical analysis, one of the main ways to analyze stocks. This week, we’ll discuss fundamental analysis. While these two methods of stock analyzing are often thought of as direct opposites of each other, many traders use[…..]

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Beginners Guide: Technical Analysis

Thu Mar 19, 2020, 06:28 pm | by Delaney | No comments

There are two main ways to analyze a stock: fundamental and technical analysis.  This week, we’re touching on technical analysis to give you a beginner’s guide on what technical analysis is, the foundations of the analysis, how it differs from[…..]

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How To: Find Profitable, High-Growth Stocks

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 01:57 pm | by Delaney | No comments

If you’re looking for stocks with a low PEG ratio and high-profit margin, this how-to guide is for you! With just a few clicks, you can generate a list of these profitable, high growth stocks. Go step-by-step to learn how[…..]

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What is Short Selling?

Wed Mar 4, 2020, 05:55 pm | by Delaney | No comments

While many traders investors, think “buy low, sell high,” short selling is the opposite. Short selling is a trading strategy that bets that a stock will decline in price. Short sellers borrow stock at a higher price. The trader sells[…..]

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Understanding Block Trades and How to Find Them

Thu Feb 27, 2020, 06:44 pm | by Delaney | No comments

There are tons of signals, indicators, and news catalysts you can pay attention to when it comes to day trading. Some are based on the news, others are based on financial data, and some are based on what other traders[…..]

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Guide to Trading Terminology

Fri Feb 21, 2020, 03:36 pm | by Delaney | No comments

When it comes to trading, there are a lot of terms and financial jargon that isn’t used all the time. If you don’t have a financial background, you might not know what they mean. This blog serves as a guide[…..]

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Find Opening Gaps using Benzinga Pro

Fri Feb 14, 2020, 03:10 pm | by Delaney | No comments

One common day trading strategy is trading opening gaps. Opening gaps occur when a stock opens at a much higher or lower price than the previous day’s close. This is a common strategy for day trading because you may want[…..]

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How To: Create a Biotech Stock Monitor Workspace

Thu Feb 6, 2020, 06:45 pm | by Delaney | No comments

If you’re someone who’s looking to capture volatility with biotech stock, you need to make sure you have the right trading setup so you have all the information you need to make informed decisions in your trading. This comprehensive layout[…..]

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What is Swing Trading? A Guide for Beginners

Thu Jan 30, 2020, 02:31 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Swing trading is a form of trading where positions are held for longer than just one day. While similar to day trading, it has some key differences, including rules, position length, and more. Definition of Swing Trading  Swing trading is[…..]