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Trading Tips

Various tips and ideas for regarding trading and investing such as placing orders, using stops, etc… These tips are included within the content of the posts listed below.

Feb 042016

 February 4, 2016 10:59 am  Gold & Commodities, Trading Tips Tagged with: , , ,  6 Responses »
Nov 132015

The FL (Foot Locker) Active Short Trade has now hit the first target for a gain of 11.8% in just over 2 weeks from entry. Consider booking partial or full profits and/or lowering stops, depending on your trading plan. Trading Tip: Yesterday in the Trading [continue reading…]

 November 13, 2015 10:15 am  Active Trades - Short, Completed Trades - Short, Trading Tips Tagged with:  Comments Off on FL First Price Target Hit for 12% Gain, Trailing Stops
Oct 092015

I was just asked the following questions & figured that my response was worth sharing: Q: What’s your opinion on trading VIX? I’m looking at TVIX, which is 2x VIX, currently pretty low at $8.30s. I was wondering if it follows the same charting principles and indicators [continue reading…]

 October 9, 2015 10:54 am  Equity Market Analysis, Trading Tips Tagged with: , , ,  Comments Off on Trading The VIX
Sep 212015

The stock market continues to grind within a choppy trading range for nearly a month now. As with most sideways trading ranges/consolidation periods, the longer they last, the more powerful the ensuing trend will be once prices clearly break out above or below the range. [continue reading…]

 September 21, 2015 1:49 pm  Equity Market Analysis, Trading Tips Comments Off on Cognitive Biases That Effect Your Trading Performance
Aug 262015

Investing.com has a pretty slick app available for phones & tablets. I find it particularly useful to quickly glance stock, currency & commodity futures in the evening after I’ve shut down the PC or in the morning before I boot up (or when out of [continue reading…]

 August 26, 2015 9:41 am  Trading Tips Comments Off on Useful Trading & Investing App