Trading Tips & Tutorials For Online Traders

Online trading tips for Forex, Futures, Options. Learn how to improve your trading business.

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Sep16 Share

Is There A Best Trading Exit Strategy? It Could Be Simpler Than You Think

Every trader needs an exit strategy thought out before they actually enter on their trading setups.  For day trades, even an “exit before market close”, while basic, still has you with a plan for ending the trade. Without a trading exit being part of your overall trading strategy, you are… Read more

Sep13 Share

3 Things That Losing Day Trades Can Tell You – Are You Paying Attention?

You are going to lose in trading but the trouble is, many traders make the mistake of attempting to avoid losing trades at all cost. Negative trade outcomes are a big part the trading business and for day traders, the fear of loss can paralyze them but they must accept… Read more

Sep10 Share

Darvas Box Trading Strategy – Trading Secrets From A Dancer?

Learning a trading strategy from a dancer may sound crazy but if it is the Darvas Box trading strategy made famous by Nicolas Darvas , it would not be so crazy after all. It is reported that Darvas , using his box method while travelling the world dancing, turned $36000… Read more

Sep07 Share

NetPicks Inner Circle Live Options Demo 9/6/18

We held a Live Options Demo on Thursday 9/6/18 to show how we approach the Options market at NetPicks. In the video below you will find a walk through of our options trades from last week and we also take a look at some new trades setting up for next… Read more

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Sep05 Share

Here Is How to Stop over Trading and Become a Winner

Day trading has the potential to keep you glued to the screen the entire day as you punch in and out of trades. It can actually be addicting as you watch the increase in your trading account – perhaps not so addicting when the losses come. But even with the… Read more

Aug31 Share

Options Trade Of The Week 8/31/18 – NVDA

For most of the summer months the market has been making new all time highs on a weekly basis. The move higher has been lead by many of the tech names like AAPL, AMZN, FB, NVDA. With so many names at all time highs, there are many opportunities to place… Read more

Aug30 Share

Pullback Trading Can End In Failure | Here Is How It Happens

One of the simplest ways to look for trading setups is to watch for pullbacks in price from the current trend direction. While it is not always easy to find a real edge in any market you trade, pullbacks are one of those price patterns that is an actual edge…. Read more

Aug27 Share

Successful Trading Is Not Just Putting In Screen Time

“Make sure you put in the screen time”. That is something you hear often when reading information about becoming a successful trader. It is hard to argue with it taking time to become effective at most things and trading is no different. What is more important than simply screen time,… Read more

Aug24 Share

5 Crucial Aspects Of A Winning Trading Plan

Winning trading plans are the secret to successful trading and our trading of the Crude Oil Inventory Report Live Session proves that to be true. Again, our day trading plan and strategy posted another efficient winner. What was interesting about this session was how lucky we were that our full… Read more

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Aug21 Share

Hard Truth – Your Trading Failure Is Your Fault

The desire to reach a level where you’re making money on a consistent basis in trading can be a frustrating and often disheartening business. There’s a certain stage in a trader’s career where they know quite a bit about the markets, how markets move, and can see the intent in… Read more

Aug20 Share

Should You Scale And Trail Your Trading Profits?

Trade setups and entries are one of the most searched for topics when it comes to trading.  What gets missed is the exit strategy you will use to exit your trade for profit or at your stop loss. I have a question for you:  “How many times have you been in… Read more

Aug15 Share

2 Principles You Must Master For Success In Trading

We’ve seen many traders come and go through the two plus decades that Netpicks has been in the business of helping traders succeed. Whether they were great traders from the start or could not grasp this business, throughout that mix we’ve seen many who have experienced some degree of trading… Read more

Aug12 Share

Can You See Trading Success In Your Future?

Achieving success at anything in life is about planning. But it’s about more than just writing down a list of things you’ll do and never get to actually doing them. It’s about envisioning success and the behaviors which are likely to lead long term objectives being met. Most things in… Read more

Aug10 Share

Options Trade Of The Week 8/10/18 – QQQ

Markets have continued their impressive move higher so far this summer. During that move higher, the Nasdaq has been the leader with names like AAPL, FB, AMZN, and GOOGL leading the charge. As we head into the end of summer, we are expecting the market to slow down and potentially… Read more

Aug09 Share

Day Trading Blueprint for Success — Crude Oil Inventory Report

Our best day trading blueprint for success has to be our Crude Oil Inventory Report trade that we do each Wednesday. Whether you use Counter Punch Trader as is the case with this video, or Spotlight Power Trader which works equally as well, the point is that this approach can… Read more

Aug06 Share

Low Risk Options Strategies for Summer Markets

One of the most challenging times of year to trade is in the summer when markets slow down. With vacation season in full swing we often times see low volume market movement during July and August. While this can be a frustrating time of year for active traders, using options… Read more

Aug06 Share

NetPicks Options Express Weekly Recap Aug 2018

We wrapped up another profitable week with our Options Express trades last week. It wasn’t the most active week that we have ever had but we were able to close out of winners on SPY and COST. We also opened new trades on AAPL, CAT, GS, and VXX.   Next… Read more

Aug04 Share

2 Areas That Can Destroy Your Trading Dreams

At Netpicks, every trading strategy we develop and the training that goes with it ensures that three important variables for trading success are covered. Psychology Trading method Risk management You need all three in line to reach any long term trading success and without one, your dreams will fall apart… Read more

Aug02 Share

Losing Trades Can Be Great For Your Bottom Line

We are all going to lose at trading at some point and instead of complaining and shutting the computer down, how about sticking to your trading plan and bagging a big winner? That is exactly how those in our Inner Circle approach the market depending on the trading plan and… Read more

Jul31 Share

Trading Journals – 10 Minutes To Boost Chance Of Success

When day traders hear the closing bell, it may be tempting to shut things down and then move on with the rest of your day. But is this really the best thing to do or is there something you can do to improve your trading like logging in your trading journal?… Read more