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How to Find Trends To Trade

Wed May 25, 2022, 05:09 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

Why in the world would you want to find trends to trade? Contrary to the popular belief that you should embrace the buy-and-hold strategy, understanding how to trade the stock market trends and cycles is crucial to every investor’s success[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to Risk Management

Wed May 25, 2022, 04:10 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

Risks are an everyday part of life. Take driving to the grocery store or work, and a crash could occur at any moment. You could avoid this risk altogether by ordering out or working from home. The same applies to[…..]

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How to Create a Trading Strategy

Wed May 25, 2022, 03:07 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

“I love it when a plan comes together” was the weekly catchphrase of John “Hannibal” Smith, who fought criminals and corrupt politicians with his mercenary team on the hit 80s show The A-Team. If you’re familiar, the ‘plan’ usually involved[…..]

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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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How to Understand Option Alerts

Wed May 25, 2022, 02:56 am | by Delaney | No comments

Options are infamous for intimidating traders—but they don’t have to be. Before trading options, a good way to get a grasp them is to start by understanding option alerts.  However, you don’t even need to trade options to find these[…..]

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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[…..]