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The Best Stock Trading Indicators!

Chart indicators are tools used by traders and investors to help predict future price movement in the market. There are hundreds of available trading indicators and unfortunately, many traders abuse the power of having all of these tools at their expense by using too many at one time! Now for the...

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Level 2 and Time & Sales for Beginners

Level 2 and time & sales are the key to reading and interpreting price action in the stock market! The stock market actually moves solely based on supply and demand, which may come as a surprise to some traders. Many people think things like news, charts, and earnings cause a stock to go up...

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Day Trading vs. Swing Trading: Which is Better for YOU?

Like anything else, day trading and swing trading each have their own pros and cons. New traders always seem to be so enticed by the idea of day trading, but realistically they may be much better off as swing traders. Personally, I primarily focus on day trading and am even a full-time day trader...

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How to Predict Reversals in the Stock Market

As everyone knows, stocks don't just go straight up or straight down. Whether they're uptrending or downtrending, stocks have highs and lows along the way. Being able to predict these reversal points can give a trader or investor a significant advantage in the market. Luckily for us, there are...

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Stock Trading Psychology 101

In my personal opinion, I would say that stock trading is about 80% psychology and discipline and only 20% strategy and analysis. This may comes as a surprise to some new traders, but others will likely agree that keeping your emotions under control while trading is absolutely crucial to stock...

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How to Minimize Risk While Day Trading Stocks

Minimizing risk is crucial when day trading stocks or even investing long-term. Without proper risk management, you may end up wiping out weeks, months, or even years of profits in just one trade. Unfortunately, this happens to most new traders at some point in their new career. As brutal as it...

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Top 5 Trading Mistakes New Traders Make

New traders are constantly making the same mistakes as other new traders. As a self-taught day trader myself, I can confidently say that I have also made these common day trading mistakes when I first got started trading as well. Even though these trading mistakes are a big part of what causes...

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Morning Watchlist

Thanks everyone for the support! I've had a lot people that seem to be enjoying the watchlists and I wanted to put together this short guide to explain them a bit. First, I am not recommending you to buy or sell any of the stocks listed on the watchlist. These are simply the stocks that I will...

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Stock Market Trends & Trendline Trading

“Follow the trend, the trend is your friend.” - Jesse Livermore (multi-billion dollar stock trading legend) Market trends give traders a general idea of the current market direction. Whether you’re day trading, swing trading, or even long-term investing it’s generally a good idea to follow the...

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Trading Stocks with Candlesticks for Beginners

Candlestick charts are the foundation of technical analysis. They give stock traders a unique perspective on price action compared to those using other chart styles. Once you understand the anatomy of candlesticks in the market, you're able to use candlestick trading strategies to give yourself...

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