Trading Tips & Tutorials For Online Traders

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Do you need to predict the market’s future to make money - Beat the odds
Apr05 Share

How To Find Confluence in Trading Entries And Exits

When two or more things collide, a disaster can result. It doesn’t matter if it is two storm fronts or a vehicle collision. When things collide, many times good things do not result. In trading, the collision of two or more things can be a blessing!  Many times it can spell the difference… Read more

internet trading resources
Apr01 Share

Which Twitter Handles And Trading Websites Are Worth A Follow

A question I often get from traders is, “What do you read and listen to while you’re trading (or in my free time)?” It’s a question that is often asked by newer traders that are trying to get started and want to research as much information as possible. My answer… Read more

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Mar28 Share

Use The Fast Or Slow Stochastic Oscillator The Right Way

As with any technical analysis trading indicator, the Slow Stochastic Oscillator is only a tool and should only be used as part of an overall trading strategy. I’m not going to draw a conclusion for you as to the effectiveness but will cover how you can trade with the slow… Read more

losing trades
Mar24 Share

Deal With Losing Trades Or Lose Your Trading Career

We’ve all been there to some extent during a tough trading session as a day trader where losing trades has caused us some grief. Maybe we skipped our preparation for the day or perhaps we were distracted whilst day trading or maybe even the market just flipped, handing out losing… Read more

Line Break Chart Indicator Strategy
Mar20 Share

Line Break Charts Explained Plus A Simple Trading Strategy

Line break charts were developed in Japan and popularized here by Steve Nisson in his book Beyond Candlesticks. The purpose of line break charts is to filter out market noise and give a clear indication of the current trend and trend reversals. As you may know, sometimes determining the current trend can… Read more

Trade Forex With $1000
Mar16 Share

Can I Trade With $1000 And Win At Trading?

Trading is a business and like any business, you need capital to start. One of the questions we hear at Netpicks is literally, “Can I trade with $1000 and make money?” You don’t want to hear a marketing pitch but you want the truth and the truth is very simple: “We… Read more

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Mar10 Share

Trading The MACD Indicator Like A Pro

One of the first indicators I ever experimented with was one developed by Gerald Appel in the late 1970s called the MACD indicator, otherwise defined as the moving average convergence divergence indicator. The MACD histogram was added in 1986. Right from the start I used it as a technical analysis tool,… Read more

trade the news
Mar08 Share

Trade the News with Benzinga Pro & NetPicks Active Trading System

  We recently held an educational trading webinar where we showed you a news trading strategy using an event based news feed called BenzingaPro (www.benzingapro.com) plus one of our own NetPicks Active Trading systems. To trade the news using this combination, we demonstrated the Counter Punch Trader  trading system which helps… Read more

bad habits trading
Mar07 Share

Stop The Bad Habits That Will Kill Your Trading

To be honest, I think most people who have bad habits in trading actually know the simple steps to take to change those habits into something more empowering. As a trader, if you know what you are doing wrong, often times the fix is quite easy although getting the motivation… Read more

emotions in trading
Mar05 Share

3 Ways Of Curbing Destructive Emotions In Trading

Emotions can either help you or hurt you and that is made very clear when it comes to traders and how they cope with the emotional aspects of trading. You’ve spent your entire childhood and adolescence learning to control and develop suitable responses to your emotions, especially the strong emotions we all have. We… Read more