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How To Day Trade Without $25K

Fri Jan 29, 2021, 03:12 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

You’re obviously not a defiant trader. However, infringing the pattern day trader rule is easier than you may think, particularly during instances of high market volatility. Don’t be a victim of this too. The stock market is regulated, and therefore[…..]

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What is a Short Squeeze?

Thu Jan 28, 2021, 05:39 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Have you ever taken a bet that went south? In the simplest of terms, that’s what a short squeeze is. Short sellers take a gamble betting that a stock will decline, but when unexpected news arises—or retail traders swoop in[…..]

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How to Day Trade Breaking News

Wed Jan 27, 2021, 02:35 pm | by Ashley Hart | No comments

If you’re interested in day trading, then you’ll probably want to get familiar with day trading breaking news. Here’s everything you need to know about the role news plays in trading and how to take advantage of it. Why Day[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to SPACS

Fri Jan 22, 2021, 02:13 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

If you’re looking to cash in on the boom in the so-called blank check companies, you should look before you leap. It’s been a frenzy in SPACs (Special Purpose Acquisition Companies) as companies drift away from the traditional IPO (initial[…..]

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The Strat VS Technical Analysis with Dede Edwards 

Thu Jan 21, 2021, 02:04 pm | by Alexis Jurcak | No comments

This webinar’s guest features Dede Edwards, consultant turned expert trader. She began her journey in the mid 90’s while working at a local sheriff’s department. One of her co-workers brought in the Wall Street Journal and expressed to Dede he[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to Margin

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 09:20 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

When making a purchase like a car or a house, most people don’t have the lump sum of cash sitting around to buy it outright, so they borrow money to finance it. Rates vary depending on your credit score and[…..]

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What are OTC Markets?

Mon Jan 18, 2021, 06:38 pm | by Ashley Hart | No comments

Have you heard of an over-the-counter (OTC) market? This is just another investment opportunity to be aware of if you’re getting started or more involved as a trader. Here’s what you need to know about OTC markets. What are OTC[…..]

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What is an IPO?

Fri Jan 15, 2021, 11:54 am | by Charles Munyi | No comments

Chances are that you’re reading this article on an electronic device and accessing it through the wonders of the Internet. That technology is one of the most exciting developments in tech — it’s difficult to think of a time when[…..]