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How to Pick the Right Day Trading Market

Tue May 24, 2022, 02:53 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

People occasionally tout the massive profits they reap from lucrative, same-day bets made on stocks, but this practice can also go all shades of wrong. The stock market is the most popular day trading field, but there are other things[…..]

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Day Trading Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Tue May 24, 2022, 01:56 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

Many misconceptions surround the life of a day trader. Those looking to sell you a stock picking service will make it seem like a elegant life filled with easy wins and clear computer screens by lunchtime. As long as you[…..]

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10 Things to Research as a Beginner Day Trader

Mon May 23, 2022, 06:57 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

Thanks to the developments in technology, trading is no longer a preserve for those who work in the stock market or brokerage firms. Anybody with good internet and some time to spare can make money trading securities. Day trading has[…..]

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How to Trade After Market Movers

Mon May 23, 2022, 06:43 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

Just because the bell on Wall Street rings at 4 pm ET to signal the end of market hours, doesn’t necessarily mean trading is done for the day. In fact, it usually means things are about to get interesting as[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to Dark Pools

Mon May 23, 2022, 06:26 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

When discussing different forms of investment, one of the most available types to the public is the stock exchange. Pew Research Center estimates that  52% of American households have some form of investment in the stock market. Most of this[…..]

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How to Pick a Trading Style

Mon May 23, 2022, 01:45 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

A lot has changed in the trading industry. The days when trading was a preserve for professional brokers is long gone. Today, all you need to trade is reliable internet and a computer/mobile device. According to a study by Financial[…..]

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What Are the Stock Sectors?

Mon May 23, 2022, 11:32 am | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

The stock market is massive. Over 5,000 different stocks are traded daily in the US alone and trillions of dollars shift hands with little to no friction. Such a vast market is nearly impossible to grasp on the individual level,[…..]

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Why Do Stock Prices Change?

Sun May 22, 2022, 01:53 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

One of the most accessible trading platforms in North America is the stock market. An estimated 58% of adults in the U.S have money in the stock market. There are three significant ways to make money in the stock market. […..]

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What is Buying the Dip?

Sun May 22, 2022, 01:24 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

Buying and selling: the two most popular terms when it comes to investing/trading. The general assumption is that you should buy cheap and sell high. However, that is not always the case.  The reality is that there are several strategies[…..]

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What is Arbitrage?

Sun May 22, 2022, 01:09 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

When I was in grade school, I knew the favorite Starburst flavors of all my friends. I was the oddball who liked the lemon Starbursts while most of my classmates preferred cherry or strawberry. Of course, the trick was to[…..]