Trading Tips & Tutorials For Online Traders

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

scale out trading profits
Jul17 Share

Every Trading System Needs A Trade Plan

You just picked up the latest and greatest trading strategy and have started to trade it. You have already shot yourself in the foot for any long term success.  You may as well write a check to your favorite charity for the balance of your trading account. Bold statement? Absolutely,… Read more

Jul15 Share

How Would You Like To Trade Like This?

There was such a great response to my 2 Minute Crude Oil Trade post and the trading video I did for it that I wanted to highlight a few more trades. I know you probably see some of these types of trades on trading blogs but here is the difference:… Read more

trades of opportunity
Jul12 Share

Trades of Opportunity | Spotlight Power Trader

You have a trade plan but after years of experience you learn that trades of opportunity do present themselves.  These are trades that set up outside of the parameters of your trading plan and may violate some of your rules: You have completed your “Power of Quitting” trading goals for… Read more

learn naked chart reading
Jul11 Share

Naked Trading And How You Can You Do It

Naked trading is simply trading virtually “indicator-less”  so you can see in real time what is going on with current price without it hiding behind a mess of indicators. It is better known as price action trading where you may trade candlestick chart patterns or even singular patterns such as… Read more

trading crude oil futures
Jul08 Share

2 Minute Crude Oil Trade – Power Of Rules

Traders in our trade room took part in a rare Friday session trading Crude Oil futures on Friday July 7, to make up for my “fun in the sun”, earlier in the week. That brings up one of the major benefits of trading for a living:  I didn’t have to… Read more

Jul07 Share

Russell E-Mini Says So Long Ice Exchange

Today in our trade room, we bid farewell to the ICE Exchange for the Russell E-Mini (TF) and are hoping it’s new home at the CME goes well. You know what is going well right now?   Our trades with Spotlight Power Trader You know that day trading has a… Read more

Jul05 Share

This Indicator Can Easily Change Your Trading

The number of trading indicators available to any trader that they can slap onto their price charts is vast. Whether we are talking about trend indicators such as moving averages or overbought/oversold trading indicators like Stochastic Oscillator, trading indicators help us in making sense of the markets we trade. || “There… Read more

Jun30 Share

3 Simple Rules For Trading Crude Oil Inventories

Crude Oil Futures is not only an active market to trade but is also one of the most popular instruments available to day traders.  That makes trading Crude Oil a wonderful opportunity for traders to make additional income or a stand alone income producing market. That graphic is a recent… Read more

Jun29 Share

Trading Crude Oil Futures — The One Minute Trade

Trading Crude Oil Futures can can be a challenge for sure but this is one tradeplan I will never miss, so long as I have my computer and an internet connection.  There are many wrong ways to trade crude oil futures but one of the right ways, one of the… Read more

Jun28 Share

2 Steps To Increase Your Option Trading Profits

It is vital when trading any instrument that you maximize the profit potential when you take your trade. You can increase your profits when trading Options if you consider the 2 simple steps I am going to outline below. I want to ask you a question first: “Have you ever been… Read more