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How to Use News Alerts to Make the Right Trades

Thu Dec 24, 2020, 08:54 pm | by Alexis Jurcak | No comments

In this exciting webinar with professional trader Chris from Spartan Trading, learn how he uses Benzinga Pro News Alerts to make sound trading decisions that match his trading strategy.  Chris began trading his first year at university as a student[…..]

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What is Intraday Trading?

Tue Dec 22, 2020, 07:14 pm | by Caitlin McCormack | No comments

The allure of day trading is irresistible; executing short-term trades in an attempt to profit from the financial markets. However, success in intraday trading requires a very dynamic, disciplined, alert, and cool-headed trader who can survive defeats, digest victories —[…..]

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How to Use Benzinga Pro for News

Thu Dec 17, 2020, 02:18 pm | by Alexis Jurcak | No comments

Trading can be confusing already, but pile on company research, keeping up with moving markets, and breaking news can add even more stress on top of a trader’s day. Luckily, using Benzinga Pro can alleviate all these stresses in one[…..]

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Five Common Day Trading Patterns To Know

Mon Dec 14, 2020, 06:00 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

Detecting patterns is useful in many different fields. Crime scene investigators can pick up on the tiniest clues or repetition or sameness when tracking perpetrators. Doctors and healthcare providers look for consistent symptoms and diagnostics when searching for the cause[…..]

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What are ETFs & Why to Trade Them

Fri Dec 11, 2020, 04:48 pm | by Alexis Jurcak | No comments

If you’re new to trading or just beginning you may have never heard of an ETF stock. You may have seen it thrown around on the internet and by fellow traders, but what does it mean? In this blog post[…..]

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How to Open Your First Trading Account

Thu Dec 10, 2020, 02:16 pm | by Caitlin McCormack | No comments

Opening a trading account is the prerequisite for any budding investor. Since trading transactions went electronic, it has never been easier to buy and sell securities such as stocks, bonds and mutual funds. You’d obviously be captivated by the fact[…..]

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What are the Day Trading Rules?

Tue Dec 8, 2020, 04:56 pm | by Ashley Hart | No comments

If you’re looking into the world of investing, you may be wondering what day trading is. Usually, this phrase means that you’re purchasing and selling a security within the same trading day. Most day traders are active traders who are[…..]

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5 More Trading Tips from Pro Day Traders

Wed Dec 2, 2020, 06:46 pm | by Alexis Jurcak | No comments

The world of trading just got easier with Benzinga’s weekly podcasts, a Traders Journey. Uploaded to our YouTube channel, Benzinga’s own Customer Success Director, Ryan Faloona, interviews professional traders on how they got to where they’re at today. Today, we’ll[…..]