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You Have To Trust Your Trading Plan To Succeed

Saturday November 30, 2013

There's much that goes into obtaining success in trading, but nothing more important than a solid, tested trading plan and the discipline to faithfully adhere to that plan. Read More...

Trading The Key Levels

Saturday November 30, 2013

While there are many approaches and trading strategies that can be successfully applied in day trading, it's important to go into any trade knowing the key market levels and other influential factors.


Measuring Momentum With RSI

Saturday November 30, 2013

Day trading is all about momentum - getting on the right side of the wave and riding it for as much gain as possible before exiting in front of an inevitable momentum drop or outright reversal. Read More...

How Are Stocks Priced?

Saturday November 30, 2013

As day traders, we all view literally thousands of stock prices during any given session, but do you actually know how stocks are priced initially? More important is knowing what factors influence pricing and price fluctuation. Read More...

Plan To Succeed

Monday September 30, 2013

Traders new and experienced often overlook the critical importance of creating a trading plan and working each day to adhere to that plan. Doing so inevitably proves fatal to a trading career. Bottom line, a good trading plan instills confidence and acts as the roadmap to success. Read More...

Congress Lays An Egg Markets Tank

Monday September 30, 2013

Well, the much anticipated shutdown does appear to be upon us and the market duly obliged by tanking during the final session of September. The markets had dodged bullets throughout the month, most notably that of the Fed's anticipated announcement they'd starting tapering, and managed to trade to new highs on the part of the Dow and S&P 500. But the prospect of continued gamesmanship and rule-breaking on the part of Congress was more than could be stomached. Read More...

Global Economic Calendar For The Week Of Sept. 9 to Sept. 15

Tuesday September 10, 2013

We get a break on the economic front after last week's heavy reporting schedule. Light or heavy though, the reality is that next week's FOMC meeting and decision on whether to begin tapering was always going to be the real focus. The Syrian situation is the other main driver of the week as well. Read More...

Global Economic Calendar For The Week Of Sept. 2 to Sept. 8

Tuesday September 3, 2013

September rolls in decisively with an economic calendar that is loaded across the board in North America, Europe and to a lesser extent Asia, although there are key reports due out there as well.


Summer Finally Fades To Fall

Saturday August 31, 2013

Well, we've finally reached the end of summer and can now expect the action to pick up considerably. Thank goodness - Fall couldn't have come soon enough. Read More...

Global Economic Calendar For The Week Of Aug. 26 to Sept. 1

Monday August 26, 2013

The week picks up a bit in terms of the reports and surveys due out, but there's no absolute "critical" numbers in either the U.S. or Europe likely to "kick start" or "drop kick" the markets during these final days of summer. Read More...

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