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How to Day Trade on Robinhood

Wed Jan 22, 2020, 02:44 pm | by Abbey Polin | No comments

Robinhood is an app that allows traders to trade and make investments without paying commissions. There are three types of accounts within this app: Cash, Standard and Gold. The difference between these is one allows you to trade on margin[…..]

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3 Workspaces for Benzinga Pro

Wed Jan 15, 2020, 04:10 pm | by Delaney | No comments

When you first open Benzinga Pro, you can create as many workspaces as you’d like. Get inspiration for your own workspace to get started in Benzinga Pro. These workspaces are great for any trader, from beginner to advanced! Workspace 1:[…..]

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How To Find Low Float Stocks

Wed Jan 8, 2020, 10:30 am | 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 a lot of cushioning to[…..]

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How To: Building a Trading Thesis

Thu Jan 2, 2020, 05:44 pm | by Abbey Polin | No comments

What is a Trading Thesis? A thesis is your reason for trading.  Having a thesis helps you determine your entry and exit point. This is like a guide to keep you on track. Having a thesis also allows you to[…..]

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Beginners Guide to Stock Splits

Fri Dec 27, 2019, 04:01 pm | by Abbey Polin | No comments

Traditionally, having to split something is not ideal. That’s typically not the case when it comes to stock splits. According to Investopedia, stock splits are a relatively good thing because it allows companies to increase their shares without inflating the[…..]

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How to Understand Option Alerts

Tue Dec 17, 2019, 07:58 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Options are notoriously known for being intimidating to strangers—but they don’t have to be. Before trading options, a good way to get a grasp on them is to start by understanding option alerts.  Not only will this help you understand[…..]

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BigBeat’s Rules of Trading

Thu Dec 12, 2019, 07:47 pm | by Abbey Polin | No comments

Steven “BigBeat” Orr, Senior Vice President at Benzinga and a trader with 27+ years of experience, has shared the set of rules he follows to find success in the market. These rules great whether you’re a new trader or have[…..]

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Beginners Guide: How to Start Day Trading

Tue Dec 3, 2019, 05:26 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Day trading is the buying and selling of stock during the same trading period. With the right strategy, day trading can be lucrative, but you have to make sure to do research beforehand. Continue reading to learn what steps to[…..]

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Beginners Guide: What to Know About Day Trading

Wed Nov 27, 2019, 03:07 pm | by Delaney | No comments

When you’re just starting out with day trading, it’s important to do research before you start making trades with your own money. This guide will give you some important tips and tricks to help you start your day trading journey.  […..]

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How To: Use Benzinga Pro For Day Trading

Mon Nov 25, 2019, 07:00 pm | by Delaney | No comments

A key tool for day traders is investing in a fast newsfeed like Benzinga Pro. Newsfeeds help traders with finding fast, real-time news to find volatility and trading opportunities. Benzinga Pro helps traders around the world get access to fast[…..]