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Guide to Stock Charts

Thu Jun 3, 2021, 05:24 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

Stock charts used to only be found in financial media and on your broker’s research page, but now it’s difficult to open social media and not see some kind of stock chart. Whether it’s equities, bonds, commodities, or now even[…..]

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How to Create a Trading Strategy

Thu Apr 1, 2021, 01:56 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. Of course, the ‘plan’ usually involved excessive[…..]

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Day Trading Tips for Beginners

Wed Mar 31, 2021, 06:19 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

In an era of information, you’re bound to hear a lot about day trading from the media outlets. Unfortunately, the variety and complexity of these voices may make it difficult for you to separate truths from myths and misconceptions. Yet,[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to Risk Management

Thu Mar 25, 2021, 11:36 am | by Charles Munyi | No comments

We face risks every day. 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 active trading[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to Derivatives Trading

Tue Mar 23, 2021, 03:18 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

In the Michael Lewis book The Big Short, investors Michael Burry, Steve Eisman, and Greg Lippman all foresaw the collapse of the US housing market and decided they needed a way to bet against it. But how do you bet[…..]

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How to Trade Breakout Stocks

Thu Mar 18, 2021, 12:41 pm | by Charles Munyi | No comments

Some traders want to be the first to join the dance when a stock in the market is on the verge of making a huge move. Trading breakout stocks captivates the attention of most rookie traders for its ability to[…..]

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Best Technical Indicators for Trading

Tue Mar 16, 2021, 08:05 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

Investing in stocks can greatly enhance long-term wealth if you buy high-quality companies and hold their shares over time. Millions of Americans do this when they fund retirement accounts, save for children’s college costs, or simply wish to leave something[…..]

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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[…..]

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Trading Tips from 5 Pro Traders

Thu Oct 1, 2020, 02:40 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Every Sunday, Benzinga releases the video podcast, A Traders Journey on our YouTube channel. Customer Success Director Ryan Faloona interviews pro traders to get to know them, their trading, and what tips they have for traders. In this blog post,[…..]