Trading Tips & Tutorials For Online Traders

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

Jul06 Share

CCI Indicator Trading Strategies

The CCI indicator, the commodity channel index, is a momentum based indicator that falls under the oscillator classification.  The CCI oscillates between several levels including: +100 -100 0 +200 -200 These levels are often used as overbought and oversold levels.  The +100 would be considered overbought as an example.  A move… Read more

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Jul05 Share

3 Things To Remember When You Start Trading

We live in times where downsizing and job losses happen on a daily basis. Losing a job can be very traumatic especially if you are in your middle years as opportunities seem to go to the younger crowd. I’ve read many articles where people in their 40’s and early 50’s… Read more

Jul05 Share

Successful Trading Needs A Consistent Trading Approach

There are a lot of pitfalls in trading and it is only a matter of time before one of them starts to challenge you in ways you could not imagine. Traders often hear about trading psychology and how important it is to understand how issues with psychology can influence your… Read more

Jul04 Share

Options Trade Of The Week 6/14/19 – EBAY

After selling a call spread on AMD in last week’s Options Trade Of The Week, we are going back to the well by selling another call spread this week. This time we will be doing so on EBAY. We have continued to see a strong market again this week which… Read more

Jul03 Share

Support and Resistance Trading – How to Trade Price Levels like a Pro

“There’s no such thing as support and resistance levels” When I first heard that I thought “What kind of rubbish is this guy talking?” What are support and resistance levels? “support is a level or area on the chart under the market where buying interest is sufficiently strong to overcome… Read more

Jul01 Share

Using The Stochastic Oscillator The Right Way

The Stochastic Oscillator is a momentum indicator that is designed to give you an objective measure of the momentum in your trading instrument. It’s bounded by the numbers 0 and 100 and will oscillate between those two areas. It will show you the relationship of the closing price to the… Read more

Jul01 Share

Options Trade Of The Week 6/7/19 – AMD

The market has produced one of the biggest 5 day rallies in a long time here this week. We have seen 5 days in a row of impressive gains to the upside and as a result, the market is overbought in the near term. If you are like me your… Read more

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Jun29 Share

Is Day Trading For A living Possible?

When traders decide to start day trading for a living, there are a few choices that are faced including: How much money they need to start day trading The markets they will day trade What trading strategy they will use The most important choice when people decide to make trading… Read more

Jun25 Share

13 Forex Trading Tips Every New and Experienced Trader Must Know

Some of the best Forex trading tips that can lead to trading success are usually the simple ones. Given that Forex market is popular for both experienced and beginning traders, you know there are quite a few tips available for all traders With low initial deposits depending on your account… Read more

Jun21 Share

6 Reversal Candlestick Patterns For Explosive Gains In Forex

Why are we looking at Forex reversal candlestick patterns and not continuation patterns in this guide? Steve Nison stated that reversal candlesticks patterns are more meaningful because they will allow a trader to: Enter a position when the current trend may be turning Exit a position before the trend reverses… Read more

Jun17 Share

Trailing Stops – When Should You Use Them in Your Trading?

Trailing your stop loss in the market in the hopes of making big profits isn’t always going to be the best thing to do in every situation. Markets which aren’t trending (and most of the time, most are not) will come back on you and take you out for a… Read more

Jun08 Share

Success In Trading Needs Belief In Yourself

Traders spend a lot of time back testing trading strategies, systems, and researching news events that are related to the market. The outside work such as that is important but many don’t spend nearly enough time working on themselves. More importantly, working on ensuring they believe in themselves. If you… Read more

Jun07 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

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7 Best Day Trading Tips from Netpicks Professional Traders for 2018

The Netpicks group of traders has put together a list of the best day trading tips we could give new and experienced day traders. Day trading has changed over the past decades as technology has made it easy for anybody to get involved in the markets. The pitch was you… Read more

Jun04 Share

Netpicks Day Trading Plans Are Designed for Minimal Trading

Winning trade plans for day traders are consistently accomplishing the goals of the Spotlight Power Trader strategy which helps traders stay consistent in their approach. The key is to not try to do too much and just stay focused on achieving the overriding goals of the strategy: To quit with… Read more

Jun04 Share

Turtle Soup – Fading New 20 Day High or Lows

The Turtle Soup trading strategy is based on the breakout trading system of the Turtles. The difference is that we want the breakout to fail when using the Turtle Soup strategy. The story of the Turtle Traders is a popular one and shows that people who have no prior financial… Read more

Jun03 Share

Learn To Trade The Cup and Handle Chart Pattern

The cup and handle chart pattern can be a continuation pattern or can mark the turn in trend from a downtrend to an up trending market.  This would make it a reversal pattern. Why is this chart pattern called a cup and handle”? Price forms a U shape pattern that… Read more

May30 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

May28 Share

Opening Range Breakout (ORB) Strategy Guide

The opening range breakout strategy (ORB) has been around for decades and is a trade taken above or below the opening range of a market. Some traders may use a predetermined price points, something Toby Crabel calls “the stretch” which is a calculation from previous trading days. Others will use… Read more

May28 Share

The 1 Mistake That Is Causing Most Options Traders To Fail

I have seen a disturbing trend with many retail options traders over the last year that is holding many people back from experiencing the big growth in their accounts. The issue has to do with not using proper risk management in their trading. A common approach to risk management that… Read more