Trading Tips & Tutorials For Online Traders

Last updated on February 26th, 2020

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

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

Last updated on May 12th, 2020 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… Read more

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

Last updated on February 13th, 2020 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…. Read more

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13 Forex Trading Tips Every New and Experienced Trader Must Know

Last updated on June 25th, 2020 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… Read more

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6 Reversal Candlestick Patterns For Explosive Gains In Forex

Last updated on May 14th, 2020 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… Read more

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Success In Trading Needs Belief In Yourself

Last updated on May 12th, 2020 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… Read more

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7 Best Day Trading Tips for 2020

Last updated on May 14th, 2020 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… Read more

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Turtle Soup – Fading New 20 Day High or Lows

Last updated on August 4th, 2020 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 and Turtle Soup Plus One. The story of the Turtle Traders is a… Read more

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Opening Range Breakout (ORB) Strategy Guide

Last updated on April 15th, 2020 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… Read more

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The 1 Mistake That Is Causing Most Options Traders To Fail

Last updated on April 18th, 2020 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… Read more

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Mentally Manage Your Losing Trades

Last updated on July 21st, 2020 A part to sore losing in trading is loss aversion. This is part of human nature and trading really brings it out in all its glory. When we have a good trading system and it takes a series of losses, it’s easy for this… Read more

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These 4 Steps Can Prevent Trading Career Destruction

Last updated on June 17th, 2020 The principles that are used with A.A. can be applied to help traders who are struggling. These principles can help traders avoid falling back into the habits that have prevented them from reaching their goals: Failure to prepare for their trading day (or career)… Read more

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DIA – Iron Condor Options Trade

Last updated on April 20th, 2020 “An iron what?” I distinctly remember that being my reaction over a dozen years ago when I first learned what an Iron Condor options trade was. Trading long calls and puts at that point were my only strategies that I used. However, my mentor… Read more

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Does Yesterday Matter For Trading Today

Last updated on April 15th, 2020 Every market that you trade will constantly shift from balance to imbalance, consolidation ranges to directional movement looking for higher or lower price points. The most relevant and new information we have about the possible acceptance of price is by comparing the open and… Read more

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Try This If You Think Trading Is Easy

Last updated on June 25th, 2020 Trading is easy. Pick a direction. Enter the trade Reap the rewards. Really, you enter a trade and get out with a profit or a loss.  Right?  Seems simple enough. Well, it is simple.  Just not easy. There are so many things that make… Read more

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Your Emotional Side Is Destructive To Your Trading – Tame It

Last updated on April 28th, 2020 We all have a logical, thinking being and an emotion based being automatically behaving inside of us. They are important and are in operation at the same time but just like in trading, the balance of power is not always equal. When these parts… Read more

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Trading Counter Trend Price Moves – Look For Clues

Last updated on June 18th, 2020 Trading with the trend is a viable part of any trading strategy but keep in mind that the trend will end. As a trader, it does not hurt to have a few “tricks” up your sleeve to be able to tackle different market environments…. Read more

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Sugar Trade Breakdown From Start To Finish

Last updated on April 12th, 2020 There are many trading articles on this blog that can help you virtually build your own trading strategy from. From topics about moving averages and price action trading, to stop loss placements and trading journals, you can learn to trade the markets and make… Read more

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Are You Ready For When Your Trading Strategy Begins To Fail?

Last updated on July 4th, 2020 Markets and the traders that trade in each market, are constantly in a state of change. No two trades are ever exactly the same and that’s even if we’re looking at the same instrument on the same day in the same market phase. But… Read more

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Options Trade Of The Week 6/21/19 – LYFT

Last updated on November 4th, 2019 The new IPO’s that we have seen over the last year have shown some amazing returns. Names like BYND, LYFT, and now SLACK have been extremely active since they have started trading which makes them ideal candidates for us to trade.   LYFT –… Read more

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Will Your Chart Pattern Turn Into A Painful Trade?

Last updated on May 14th, 2020 Trading chart patterns has been a swing and day trading approach for decades of chart pattern traders.  Edwards and Magee helped bring this form of chart analysis into the public eye and it’s been a popular approach ever since. Finding a chart pattern can be… Read more