Trading Tips & Tutorials For Online Traders

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

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

Jul27 Share

ADX Indicator – Is The Trend Worth Your Time?

Trading the trend is a trading approach where you find the main trend in a market, take a position, and ride the trend to its conclusion. The important part of trend trading is that there must be a trend that is either just starting or has strength behind it.  Getting on… Read more

Jul26 Share

Crude Oil Inventory Report – Champagne Bottle Trade

The Crude Oil Inventory Report is one of the most exciting events of the week for us day traders especially with the Counter Punch Trader. After today I was ready to pop the champagne  which seemed appropriate the way to price blew to its targets. The champagne bottle trade is… Read more

Jul26 Share

YM and FX Daytrades from this Past Week with SPT

I just finished a walk through video of this past week’s crude oil trades and I wanted to do another one with two very popular markets. The YM (Dow E-Mini) is a great instrument for traders of every level of trading experience and we hit new equity highs with our trading… Read more

Jul21 Share

Crude Oil Trading Plan Success – Week of July 16

A futures market that gets a lot of attention from traders in our Inner Circle, is crude oil. Crude oil futures is a very liquid market and when combined with our trading plans, can be a very consistent income generating market. You are not limited to only trading the regular… Read more

Jul16 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

Jul12 Share

Trading Is About Probabilities – You Know That Right?

Trading is  a game of probabilities and any successful trader knows that at any time, the next trade can be a winner or it can be a loser. Trading with an edge, you want to allow the probabilities to play out and that can only happen over a large basket… Read more

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Jul08 Share

Kagi Charts – How to Trade these Squiggly Lines | Netpicks

Kagi charts were developed in the 1870’s in Japan, and many of us in the US first learned about them from Steve Nison in his book Beyond Candlesticks. When we started using Range and Renko Charts with our systems here at NetPicks a while back, we got a lot of… Read more