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How to Create a Pre-Market Routine Checklist

Thu Jun 2, 2022, 01:58 pm | by Delaney | No comments

A pre-market routine is essential to succeeding as a day trader. Before the market officially opens, this is your time to do research, see what’s moving, and create a trading plan for the day. In this blog, we’ll breakdown why[…..]

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How to Use News Alerts to Make the Right Trades

Wed Jun 1, 2022, 12:27 pm | by Alexis Jurcak | No comments

In this powerful 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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How to Day Trade Breaking News

Fri May 27, 2022, 09:12 pm | by Ashley Hart | No comments

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

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Best Day Trading Strategies for Beginners

Wed May 25, 2022, 05:39 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

Thanks to meme stocks like GameStop and AMC, retail day trading is back in style in ways that weren’t seen since the Dot Com boom. But while day trading may seem like an enticing path to quick riches, the real[…..]

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How To Find Low Float Stocks

Wed May 25, 2022, 02:48 pm | by Abbey Polin | No comments

Low float stocks have high volatility making them desirable to some but they can be scary to others because of the lack of available shares. If news breaks and the price falls, there is not much cushioning to help bring[…..]

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What Are Meme Stocks?

Mon May 23, 2022, 02:13 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

Before we get too far: you just clicked on an article about meme stocks. There’s going to be discussion about GameStop, Reddit, Dogecoin, and maybe even that guy from Barstool Sports. Still want to keep going? Good, just remember, you[…..]

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What You Need To Know About Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)

Thu May 19, 2022, 05:33 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

You know you’ve reached mainstream consciousness when South Park roasts you and NFTs have definitely reached that point. There was even an (unsubstantiated) rumor that the Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT project would have a presence during the Super Bowl[…..]

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January Effect

Thu May 19, 2022, 05:30 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

Investors tend to be a superstitious group. While the January Effect may sound more like the title of an apocalyptic sci-fi movie than an investing theory, it is one that many stock traders have discussed at length. Timing the market[…..]