Learn to trade

  • Why You Should Have a Favorite Market to Trade
    Having one market that you're a Jedi Master of, can help you become more of a specialist, and specialists are people who make the most money in life (think surgeons, lawyers, pro athletes etc.) You don't have to only trade one market, but I recommend…
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  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Technical Chart Analysis by Nial Fuller – May 22nd to 26th 2017
    Note: We Use ‘New York Close Charts’ – Get Our Preferred Charts & Trading Platform HereEURUSD – Euro/dollar bulls push prices higherThe EURUSD exploded higher last week, in-line with our bullish bias that we have discussed in…
    - 6 days ago, 21 May 17, 10:35pm -
  • EURUSD and Gold Continue Higher After Pull-backs – May 17th 2017
    In our recent commentaries, we have been talking about buying the EURUSD on pull backs to support in order to get long and trade in-line with the uptrend. We can see that last week price pulled back to support near 1.0830, providing a good entry oppo…
    - 10 days ago, 18 May 17, 4:08am -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Technical Chart Analysis by Nial Fuller – May 15th to 19th 2017
    The EURUSD pulled back to support near 1.0830 last week and bounced up from there into Friday's close. We have been watching this pair for a pull back like this to get long, as we discussed in our weekly commentary last week. Traders can continue to…
    - 13 days ago, 14 May 17, 10:29pm -
  • What Your Future Trading Self Would Tell You 10 Years From Now
    In writing this article, I imagined that I was sitting down with myself as a beginner, 15 years ago, sharing all my experiences, highs and lows, traps and pitfalls, triumphs and tribulations and the wisdom and insight I've learned from all of that. H…
    - 16 days ago, 12 May 17, 8:42am -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – May 8th to 12th 2017
    The EURUSD continued higher last week, showing that bulls are still in control as price closed above 1.0905 key resistance and is showing no signs of slowing down. Traders can watch for pullbacks to support near 1.0905 - 1.0830 for price action buy s…
    - 20 days ago, 7 May 17, 10:11pm -
  • Let The Market Take You Out Of Your Trade
    What is the single biggest reason traders struggle to make money in the markets? Do you think it’s lack of knowledge or trading skill? Not enough money in their accounts, poor risk management or the wrong trading mindset? Whilst these are all…
    - 23 days ago, 5 May 17, 8:54am -
  • Why I’m Looking To Sell AUD/USD and NZD/USD Pairs – May 3rd 2017
    In our last AUDUSD commentary, we talked about looking to sell this pair on any strength, whilst price was contained under 0.7611. Notice in the chart below, price did rotate higher after our commentary, before selling off again today. Due to the con…
    - 24 days ago, 3 May 17, 10:43pm -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – May 1st to 5th 2017
    Following the recent price action in the AUDUSD, we are initiating a short bias under 0.7611 handle, which is now a strong containment level for prices. The longer-term view is showing major resistance overhead up near 0.7750 area, a level that has c…
    - 27 days ago, 30 Apr 17, 6:32pm -
  • Bearish On AUDUSD Whilst Under 0.7611 Containment Level – April 27th 2017
    Given recent price action in the AUDUSD, we are initiating a short bias under 0.7611 handle, which is now a strong containment / resistance level for price. The longer-term view is showing major resistance overhead up near 0.7750 area, a level that h…
    - 30 days ago, 27 Apr 17, 5:35pm -
  • The Psychology of Trade Profit Targets
    When it comes to trading, this is exactly why you cannot expect any particular outcome on any particular trade, because if you do, you are going to jump-start an emotional storm of negative feelings that cause you to commit account destroying trading…
    - 34 days ago, 24 Apr 17, 2:11pm -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – April 24th to 28th 2017
    The GBPUSD exploded higher last week as price broke above 1.2570 resistance as well as other nearby resistance levels and closed well above them all. This is obviously a very bullish development and we can look for minor pull backs to the downside to…
    - 34 days ago, 23 Apr 17, 8:54pm -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – April 17th to 21st 2017
    The EURUSD rotated down from near-term resistance at 1.0670 - 1.0700 area late last week, as price continues to trade just below that level and remain sideways. Currently, this pair is looking like it may continue to move lower, if it can stay contai…
    - 41 days ago, 16 Apr 17, 10:00pm -
  • Here’s How I’m Trading The Gold Chart Break Out – April 11th 2017
    As we discussed in our weekly market analysis this week, we are looking to be a buyer of Gold, ideally on a small pull back in price. However, in light of the surge higher today and the close above the high of last week's bearish tailed pin bar, we a…
    - 46 days ago, 12 Apr 17, 1:36am -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – April 10th to 14th 2017
    The EURUSD moved lower last week in-line with recent downward momentum. We have been discussing looking to sell this pair all week last week in the members commentaries. We could see price fall down and test 1.0500 key support still, but at this poin…
    - 48 days ago, 9 Apr 17, 9:48pm -
  • 10 Reasons Traders Fail to Make Money Trading
    We have all heard the cliché statistic that something like 80 to 90% of traders don’t make money. So, you basically have two choices; give up your dream of being free from work jobs and the drudgery of modern 9 to 5 society, or try to under…
    - 51 days ago, 7 Apr 17, 10:17am -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – April 3rd to 7th 2017
    The S&P500 uptrend continued last week, moving higher following a bullish pin bar buy signal that formed near 2330.00 support, which we discussed in our members trade setups commentary last week on the day it formed. Traders not already can continue…
    - 55 days ago, 2 Apr 17, 11:41pm -
  • Why I’m Buying AUDUSD and GOLD on a Pull Back – March 28th 2017
    If you've been following or recent commentaries on the AUDUSD, you know we had recently been looking to buy from 0.7500 - 0.7520 on a pull back. Since then, our view has panned out and price has indeed bounced from 0.7500, moving all the way up to 0.…
    - 60 days ago, 28 Mar 17, 10:57pm -
  • A Simple Plan To Exit Your Trades Successfully
    What is the hardest decision you have to make on any given trade? If you said the trade exit, you are correct and if you’ve traded for any length of time, you already knew that was the answer. Over my years of trading the market and helping tr…
    - 62 days ago, 27 Mar 17, 10:42am -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – March 27th to 31st 2017
    Following a recent resurgence to the upside after a pull back, the AUDUSD fell lower last week. In-line with our discussion in our members area last week of waiting for a deeper pullback before looking to buy, we remain on the sidelines here and are…
    - 62 days ago, 26 Mar 17, 9:46pm -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – March 20th to 24th 2017
    Note: We Use ‘New York Close Charts’ – Get Our Preferred Charts & Trading Platform HereEURUSD – Euro/dollar climbs higher but key resistance loomsThe EURUSD climbed higher last week after a small retrace lower early in t…
    - 69 days ago, 19 Mar 17, 10:45pm -
  • 3 Ideas That Transformed My Trading Career
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  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – March 13th to 17th 2017
    The EURUSD consolidated last week, just above 1.0520 key support, before popping higher into Friday's close, indicating that bulls may push prices higher this week. We see key resistance up near 1.0800- 1.0875, and we could see prices try to climb up…
    - 76 days ago, 12 Mar 17, 10:36pm -
  • The Power of The Pull Back Trading Strategy
    Trading is easy, but people make it hard. I know this because, just like you are probably doing, I used to make trading very hard on myself. When I first started trading about 15 years ago, it felt like I was constantly on the wrong side of the marke…
    - 79 days ago, 10 Mar 17, 9:54am -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – March 6th to 10th 2017
    In the S&P500, price pushed higher again last week, in-line with the overall uptrend we have been talking about in recent months. Prices remain very buoyant here, near the all-time highs, with no end in sight for the uptrend. Traders can still look t…
    - 83 days ago, 5 Mar 17, 11:43pm -
  • How To Anticipate Your Next Trade
    There’s an old saying that goes something like “Success happens when opportunity meets preparationâ€�. Hopefully, by the end of today’s lesson, you will understand just how applicable that saying is to trading success and why…
    - 86 days ago, 3 Mar 17, 6:54am -
  • Weekly Market Analysis & Trade Ideas by Nial Fuller – Feb. 27th to March 3rd 2017
    The EURUSD fell lower again last week as price continues to trend lower, however, it is still trading just above 1.0520 support area; a level price will need to break under to extend the downtrend. We can see that there was a bearish daily tailed bar…
    - 90 days ago, 26 Feb 17, 11:22pm -
  • Why Professional Traders Make Money & You Don’t
    The typical day in the life of a pro trader is probably very different from yours. From what they think about to what they do, there’s a lot you can learn from the daily habits of a professional. The novice trader is racing to look at the char…
    - 96 days ago, 21 Feb 17, 11:41am -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Commentary by Nial Fuller – February 20th to 24th 2017
    Price pushed higher again last week, in-line with the uptrend in the S&P500. Prices remain very buoyant here, near the all-time highs, with no end in sight for the uptrend. Traders can still look to buy short-term price dips whilst prices remain abov…
    - 97 days ago, 19 Feb 17, 9:03pm -
  • Pullback in Gold Presents Buying Opportunity – 14th February 2017
    As we have discussed in our recent Gold commentaries, prices have been buoyant following a recent bottom that was carved in down near $1180.00 recently. Price has since reclaimed $1200.00 and $1220.00, both of which have now flipped from resistance t…
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  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – February 13th to 17th 2017
    The GBPUSD moved slightly higher last week, following the bullish pin bar / buy signal which formed and that we discussed in our February 7th commentary. Our view hasn't changed; we can still look to be buyers whilst prices are above key support at 1…
    - 12 Feb 17, 10:59pm -
  • How to Not Lose Your ‘Shirt’ Trading
    However, what a lot of people need to know is not just good trading offense, but good defense as well. Good defense is much more important for a trader than good offense. I’ve also written about this topic of defense in trading, but not as muc…
    - 10 Feb 17, 10:43am -
  • Potential GBPUSD Buying Opportunity After Pin Bar Signal – 7th February 2017
    The GBPUSD has been flirting with a key support level near 1.2400 in recent weeks, a level we mentioned as a potential buy area in our weekly market analysis. Today, we can see price initially fell under that level before bulls came in and pushed pri…
    - 7 Feb 17, 11:25pm -
  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis – February 6th to 10th 2017
    Following a strong run higher in recent weeks, the EURUSD is showing indecision up at the key resistance area near 1.0770 - 1.0875. Bulls and bears are clearly battling here and we will need to wait for the price action to develop to see who wins. We…
    - 5 Feb 17, 11:16pm -
  • Are You Making These Forex Trading Mistakes?
    The most frustrating part of trading is losing money when you know you didn’t have to. It's not the normal statistical loss that hurts, it's the ones you could have totally prevented; entirely your fault. These are the losses that are the resu…
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  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – January 30th to February 3rd 2017
    After retracing higher the last month, within the overall downtrend, the EURUSD ran into resistance up near 1.0770, and that level is currently containing price. We saw consistent selling pressure near 1.0770 after price tested that level last week;…
    - 29 Jan 17, 10:48pm -
  • The Best Trades Will Find You…If You Stop Looking for Them
    I am never out there ‘hunting’ for trades. The reason why is simple, it’s because the trades that are worth risking money on, and that have the best chance of bringing you a big return, are typically so damn obvious, that there's…
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  • Weekly Trade Ideas & Market Analysis by Nial Fuller – January 23rd to 27th 2017
    As discussed in our January 17th commentary, the EURGBP has been trending lower after topping out in October 2016. Notice the two giant event areas on the chart below, the market has experienced a vacuum back up to test these areas recently. We have…
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  • The Most Dangerous Time to Trade
    Have you ever noticed that after a solid winning trade you often lose money on the next one? Well, it may be something you can prevent, at least sometimes. You see, after a winner, there is emotion that can cause traders to want to jump back into the…
    - 19 Jan 17, 10:48am -
  • EURGBP Trending Lower after Topping Out in October 2016 – January 17th 2017
    Following a multi-year run higher, the EURGBP topped out in October 2016 and has been trending lower since. In the daily chart below, you will notice two giant event areas that formed as this market changed direction and that price recently experienc…
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  • Weekly Trade Setups Ideas & Technical Chart Analysis – January 16th to 20th 2017
    The S&P500 consolidated last week, but whilst above 2227.00 and 2170.00 key support, the bulls remain strongly in control and the multi-year bull market continues. We did see a bullish pin bar on the daily time frame last Thursday, but given it's pos…
    - 15 Jan 17, 10:17pm -
  • Weekly Trade Setups Ideas & Technical Chart Analysis – January 9th to 13th 2017
    The S&P500 continues to trend higher and our recent views of looking to buy on pockets of weakness remains valid. We are still looking to buy this market from support / value on pullbacks, and we can see 2212.00 – 2179.00 support zone is the n…
    - 8 Jan 17, 10:43pm -
  • Trading Success Begins with Mindset
    It doesn’t matter how much money you have, it doesn’t matter how good of a technical analyst you are, and it doesn’t matter how much you ‘think’ you know about trading, if you don’t have the right mindset, you…
    - 7 Jan 17, 10:16am -
  • Gold Chart Looking Bullish Above 1130.00 Support Level – 4th January 2017
    Over the last two weeks, Gold has bounced up after running into a key long-term support level down near 1130.00; a level we have discussed as a potential buy-point in our recent commentaries. We remain bullish in the near-term on Gold and will contin…
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  • Weekly Trade Setups Ideas & Chart Analysis – January 2nd to 6th 2017
    Last week, the EURUSD rallied up into the key resistance / sell-zone between 1.0530 - 1.0670 that we had been discussing recently in our commentaries. Note, the bearish pin bar reversal that formed within this zone last Friday as bears came back into…
    - 1 Jan 17, 10:39pm -
  • How Long Does it Take to Become a Profitable Trader?
    One of the most common questions that I receive on the email support line from beginning traders is “How long does it take to become a profitable trader?â€� Whilst this is a very normal and obvious question to ask at the beginning stages o…
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  • Why Didn’t I Take That Trade ! ?
    After completing our courses and tutorials on this blog, most traders have no problem reading the charts, and they can typically find good trades quite easily. However, there seems to be a big gap between being able to find good trades and being able…
    - 23 Dec 16, 9:58am -
  • Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Nial Fuller
    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Nial Fuller
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  • Bullish Signs For Crude Oil Whilst Above 49.30 – 20th December 2016
    As we discussed in this week's weekly chart analysis, Crude Oil has been trending higher and we have been looking to buy, in-line with that trend. As we can see in the chart below, the price of West Texas Intermediate crude oil remains buoyant above…
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  • Weekly Trade Setups Ideas & Chart Analysis – December 19th to 23rd
    As we have been discussing in our recent members' daily market commentaries, a strong downtrend remains intact in the EURUSD and we are looking to sell, to trade in-line with that trend. Notice the large bearish weekly pin bar on the weekly chart bel…
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Profitable Trading Tips

  • What Does Ford Have to Do to Bring Its Stock Price Up?
    Ford Motor Company is making more cars and making more money but its stock price is down. The Washington Post writes about Ford and its race to take on Silicon Valley. Ford Motor Company on Monday replaced its chief executive, Mark Fields, with forme…
    - 5 days ago, 22 May 17, 7:26pm -
  • Will China’s Silk Road Damage the US Economy?
    The Chinese Silk Road forum is over and we wonder if anything will come of all the hype? The Washington Post writes that the forum demonstrated China’s power and influence and the power of its propaganda. It’s easy to laugh at the sheer…
    - 12 days ago, 15 May 17, 7:16pm -
  • What Are the FANG Stocks?
    The stock market has had a great run with the S&P 500 rising 12% and Dow Jones Industrials up 14% since the night of the presidential election in November. But, as often happens, the rally is heavily driven by a handful of stocks. Investor’s B…
    - 18 days ago, 9 May 17, 3:25pm -
  • How Long Can You Keep Buying Amazon.com before Losing Money?
    Amazon.com just keeps going up in price. You might think that people would be deterred by a stock with a P/E ratio of 177 but buyers keep piling on and the price goes up. How long can you keep buying Amazon.com before losing money? According to Cerba…
    - 25 days ago, 2 May 17, 6:44pm -
  • How to Tell if a Stock Will Rebound
    Some stocks go down and then come back up again and other stocks just keep going down. The trick in trading is to know how to tell if a stock will rebound. This subject came to mind after reading a Motley Fool article about 2 overlooked rebound stock…
    - 33 days ago, 24 Apr 17, 8:24pm -
  • Stocks Fall As Earnings Disappoint
    The market wavered and defense stocks rose when the US bombed a Syrian air base and then an ISIS cave complex in Afghanistan. But it was not the politics of the situations or the risk of war that drove stock prices it was projections of earnings and…
    - 39 days ago, 18 Apr 17, 4:20pm -
  • Is There a Best Stock to Own?
    Wouldn’t it be nice if you could buy just one stock, watch it grow and pay dividends? Wouldn’t it be nice if you had picked Microsoft when it went public and had seen your investment grow more than a hundred fold? But, is there a best stock to ow…
    - 47 days ago, 10 Apr 17, 7:23pm -
  • How to Start Stock Trading
    The stock market is perhaps the best way to make money over the long term if you learn how to invest. And the stock market can be a profitable place to trade if you learn how to buy and sell at the right times. If you are starting from ground zero th…
    - 54 days ago, 3 Apr 17, 7:16pm -
  • How Can You Make Money Trading Penny Stocks?
    If you are going to trade stocks, trade what you know. That means if you have specific knowledge regarding a specific stock sector stick with that. If you are really good at technical analysis algorithms use those. If you want to make a killing in th…
    - 59 days ago, 29 Mar 17, 6:53pm -
  • When to Buy As the Market Falls
    After the long bull market was reanimated by Trump’s election pundits have repeatedly sounded the alarm that a correction if not a crash is coming. Now we have had a couple of down days and the question rises, when to buy as the market falls.…
    - 66 days ago, 22 Mar 17, 7:03pm -

Investors Place

  • BreakingAdvanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD): It’s Do or Die Time for AMD Stock
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAfter a volatile month, shares of AMD have left the door open for both bulls and bears. The question is, who will seize the opportunity?The post Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD): It’…
    - 10 hours ago, 27 May 17, 5:08pm -
  • Why FireEye Inc (FEYE) Stock Can Rise At Least 33% Sooner Than You Think
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsFEYE stock should be owned, not traded until it reaches $20 per share. Here's what you need to know about FireEye's prospects.The post Why FireEye Inc (FEYE) Stock Can Rise At Least 33%…
    - 13 hours ago, 27 May 17, 2:00pm -
  • General Electric Company (GE): What to Do With GE Stock at 52-Week Lows
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsGeneral Electric stock has fallen to new 52-week lows. GE stock could be a buy on a further decline, so long as its dividend remains intact.The post General Electric Company (GE): What t…
    - 15 hours ago, 27 May 17, 12:00pm -
  • What Can Save Snap Inc (SNAP) Stock From Fading Away?
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsSnapchat is not for conservative investors. Tread carefully in SNAP stock, but watch its user growth and engagement.The post What Can Save Snap Inc (SNAP) Stock From Fading Away? appeare…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 11:00pm -
  • Here’s How Sprint Corp (S) Stock Can Return 20%-25%
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsUnless Sprint's fundamentals start to deteriorate, S stock should reach $10 to $10.50, amply rewarding investors for their patience.The post Here’s How Sprint Corp (S) Stock Can R…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 9:20pm -
  • Bitcoin: The Feature Is Also the Bug
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsBitcoin has replaced gold as the unsinkable currency of our time. But is its chief virtue also its biggest flaw?The post Bitcoin: The Feature Is Also the Bug appeared first on InvestorPl…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 8:30pm -
  • Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Stock Is the Best of a Bad Breed
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsCostco stock is anything but cheap now, but in light of another successful quarter, COST clearly is doing something its peers aren't.The post Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Stock Is…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 8:21pm -
  • Finish Line Inc (FINL) and WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Lead 9 Investor Filings
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsFinish Line Inc is among the 13G and 13D activist investor filings over the past weekThe post Finish Line Inc (FINL) and WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Lead 9 Investor Filings ap…
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  • 8 Dangerous Dividend Stocks That Could Cut or Kill Their Payouts
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsNot all dividend stocks are built the same. Most should be able to keep shelling out cash., but these eight just can't afford to keep their current pace.The post 8 Dangerous Dividend Sto…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 7:52pm -
  • Trade Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Stock for a Stream of Profits
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsYou can watch a lot of Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) movies in a week, but this NFLX stock option strategy will profit in the same amount of time.The post Trade Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Stock for a S…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 7:33pm -
  • Is Elon Musk Right About Tesla Inc (TSLA) Stock?
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsTesla (TSLA) might have a stratospheric valuation, but we've seen companies grow into these kinds of numbers. TSLA stock should follow suit.The post Is Elon Musk Right About Tesla Inc (T…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 7:25pm -
  • 7 Sports Stocks Everyone Knows — 4 Winners, 3 Losers
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsNike, Lululemon, Under Armour and other sports stocks have been struggling. Here are four winners and three that you should leave on the shelf.The post 7 Sports Stocks Everyone Knows —…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 6:49pm -
  • 7 F-Rated Stocks to Abandon Immediately
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThese stocks may be in some high-growth areas, but right now they're anathema to the intelligent investor's portfolio.The post 7 F-Rated Stocks to Abandon Immediately appeared first on I…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 6:35pm -
  • 4 Tech Stocks to Buy Before They Ride AI to the Sky
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThese four tech stocks are all poised to get a big boost from artificial intelligence (AI) in the years ahead.The post 4 Tech Stocks to Buy Before They Ride AI to the Sky appeared first…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 6:35pm -
  • 5 Top-Ranked Stocks with Strong Sales Growth to Buy Now
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsSales growth is a major financial indicator, and these 5 top-ranked stocks stand out among a crowdThe post 5 Top-Ranked Stocks with Strong Sales Growth to Buy Now appeared first on Inves…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 6:15pm -
  • Friday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 Touch ID Will Be in the Display
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsFriday's Apple Rumors include a leaked iPhone 8 case, a possible launch window for the upcoming smartphone and Touch ID rumors.The post Friday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 Touch ID Will Be in…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 6:00pm -
  • United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) to Pay $247M Fine for Illegal Cigarette Shipments
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsUnited Parcel Service (UPS) is being hit with a $247 million fine for illegal cigarette shipments in the state of New York and NYC.The post United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) to Pay $247M…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 5:32pm -
  • Can Fitbit Inc (FIT) Stock Even Stay Above $5?
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsFitbit (FIT) will struggle to stay above $5, which is an important psychological mark for FIT stock investors.The post Can Fitbit Inc (FIT) Stock Even Stay Above $5? appeared first on In…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 5:26pm -
  • Go Long Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (ABX) Stock For Free With Confidence
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsI like ABX stock's prospects for the fall season but I don't want to risk $16.50 to buy the Barrick shares. So I generate income from thin air. The post Go Long Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 5:09pm -
  • Woman Sues Jelly Belly After Discovering the Candy Contains Sugar
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsA woman is suing Jelly Belly after recently learning that its sweet treats contain sugar, which she claims was due to misleading labels.The post Woman Sues Jelly Belly After Discovering…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 5:00pm -
  • Best Buy Co Inc (BBY) Stock Is a Rare Retail Success
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsDespite the massacre underway in retail, Best Buy (BBY) managed to reverse the trend, and BBY stock is applauded by Wall Street.The post Best Buy Co Inc (BBY) Stock Is a Rare Retail Succ…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 4:35pm -
  • 4 Reasons Why I Love Monthly Dividend Payers
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsInvestments that pay dividends every month aren't a hard sell. After all, who doesn't want a little extra monthly income?The post 4 Reasons Why I Love Monthly Dividend Payers appeared fi…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 4:30pm -
  • Uber Driver Plunges Into Denver Sinkhole
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAn Uber driver in Denver had an unnerving experience with a sinkhole late on Thursday night after dropping off a passenger.The post Uber Driver Plunges Into Denver Sinkhole appeared firs…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 4:27pm -
  • 3 “Hiddenâ€� Reasons to Love Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Stock
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThere are three “hiddenâ€� reasons to love BABA stock. None of which are vital to Alibaba's success. Here's what you need to know.The post 3 “Hiddenâ€� Reasons to L…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 4:06pm -
  • Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Can’t Rely on Any Real Help From China
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAAPL stock is a fine investment any day of the week (and twice on Sunday), but there are hurdles for Apple in China.The post Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Can’t Rely on Any Real Help From Ch…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 4:02pm -
  • Why Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA) Stock Could Gain 30%
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsTeva (TEVA) has been unfairly beat down, but its near-5% dividend yield makes TEVA stock worthwhile while waiting on the recovery.The post Why Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (T…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 3:57pm -
  • Nutanix Inc (NTNX) Stock Soars on Earnings Beat
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsNutanix (NTNX) was soaring on Friday following positive results for its fiscal third quarter of 2017 and a good outlook for Q4.The post Nutanix Inc (NTNX) Stock Soars on Earnings Beat ap…
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  • Why Chesapeake Energy Might Be Out of Rallies
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsChesapeake Energy has repeatedly rebounded from major selloffs over the past decade. But this time, CHK stock might not get off the mat.The post Why Chesapeake Energy Might Be Out of Ral…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 3:49pm -
  • Why JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd.(JKS) Shares Are Falling Today
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsJinkoSolar (JKS) stock was down on Friday on downgrades from analysts at Citigroup and Morgan Stanley, as well as a lowered price target.The post Why JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd.(JKS) Sh…
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 3:29pm -
  • Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Stock Has Mouth-Watering Potential
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsMomentum rockstar Micron Technology (MU) is ready for another breakout. Buy this MU stock calendar spread to capitalize.The post Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Stock Has Mouth-Watering Pot…
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  • Andy Rubin’s Essential Smartphone Takes Aim at the Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAndy Rubin took to Twitter with teaser photos of his new Essential smartphone, while promising a May 30 announcement of something big.The post Andy Rubin’s Essential Smartphone Ta…
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  • 3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Chevron Corporation (CVX) and Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsExxon Mobil (XOM), Chevron (CVX) and Valero (VLO) are facing tests of support levels that may curb selling or result in a rush to the exit.The post 3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: Exxon M…
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  • Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI) Leads 11 Notable Investor Filings
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsApplied Optoelectronics Inc leads 11 new 13G and 13D filings The post Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI) Leads 11 Notable Investor Filings appeared first on InvestorPlace.
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  • 3 Frothy Earnings Reports to Watch Next Week
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe market's valuation is well above the long-term P/E ratio, and these companies exemplify that froth. Can next week's earnings remedy that?The post 3 Frothy Earnings Reports to Watch N…
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  • 3 Reasons BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) Stock Worries Me
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsYear-to-date, BBRY stock has been on fire. However investors should still be worried about BlackBerry -- here's why.The post 3 Reasons BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) Stock Worries Me appeared fir…
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  • Why Facebook Inc (FB) Stock Keeps Me Up at Night
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsFacebook's revenues are based almost entirely on advertising. So what happens to FB stock if an ad-related metric isn't what it seems?The post Why Facebook Inc (FB) Stock Keeps Me Up at…
    - 2 days ago, 26 May 17, 2:40pm -
  • This Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Stock Trade Is Portfolio Caffeine
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsStarbucks (SBUX) is piping hot both on and off the price chart and using a bull call spread can give SBUX stock traders a portfolio jolt.The post This Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Stock…
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  • 3 Aerospace & Defense ETFs on the Move
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsRight now, aerospace & defense stocks are hot, and these three funds covering the space are among the leading ways to buy in.The post 3 Aerospace & Defense ETFs on the Move appeared firs…
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  • Go Long Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock Even Near $1,000 Per Share
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAMZN stock is a beast which leaves little room for perfect entry points. So I have to sell risk against proven support to profit in Amazon.The post Go Long Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock…
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  • 8 New Instagram Features: Location Stories, Hashtag Stickers & More
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  • Go Long Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Stock Near All-Time Highs
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsCostco's solid earnings report has shares back on the right track. I'm not one to chase spikes, but I like what COST stock is doing right now.The post Go Long Costco Wholesale Corporatio…
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  • Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Stock Never Had a Chance
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  • 5 Big Reasons Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stock Is Still a Buy
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  • Capitalize on Volatility in the iShares MSCI Brazil Index (ETF) (EWZ)
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  • 3 Stocks You Should Drop Before This Crisis Gets Worse
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  • Friday’s Vital Data: Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsQualcomm (QCOM) goes ex-dividend, Netflix (NFLX) options surge after price target hike and Amazon (AMZN) closes in on $1,000.The post Friday’s Vital Data: Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM), N…
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  • Trade of the Day: Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC)
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  • BP Benefits Increased to Cover Autism Therapy, Transgender Surgery and More
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  • Will Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Stock Be Denied $1,000?
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAlphabet (GOOGL) is nearing $1,000, but valuation concerns and overbought shares may stall this GOOGL stock rally before it hits the mark.The post Will Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Stock Be Deni…
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  • Avoid Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Stock and Its So-So Prospects
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsDollar Tree's earnings out Thursday night were again just OK. But you have to pull teeth to find reasons to buy DLTR stock, so stay away.The post Avoid Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Stock and…
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Trading for Traders

    Profitable Trading Tips

    • What Does Ford Have to Do to Bring Its Stock Price Up?
      Ford Motor Company is making more cars and making more money but its stock price is down. The Washington Post writes about Ford and its race to take on Silicon Valley. Ford Motor Company on Monday replaced its chief executive, Mark Fields, with forme…
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    • Will China’s Silk Road Damage the US Economy?
      The Chinese Silk Road forum is over and we wonder if anything will come of all the hype? The Washington Post writes that the forum demonstrated China’s power and influence and the power of its propaganda. It’s easy to laugh at the sheer…
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    • What Are the FANG Stocks?
      The stock market has had a great run with the S&P 500 rising 12% and Dow Jones Industrials up 14% since the night of the presidential election in November. But, as often happens, the rally is heavily driven by a handful of stocks. Investor’s B…
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    • How Long Can You Keep Buying Amazon.com before Losing Money?
      Amazon.com just keeps going up in price. You might think that people would be deterred by a stock with a P/E ratio of 177 but buyers keep piling on and the price goes up. How long can you keep buying Amazon.com before losing money? According to Cerba…
      - 25 days ago, 2 May 17, 6:44pm -
    • How to Tell if a Stock Will Rebound
      Some stocks go down and then come back up again and other stocks just keep going down. The trick in trading is to know how to tell if a stock will rebound. This subject came to mind after reading a Motley Fool article about 2 overlooked rebound stock…
      - 33 days ago, 24 Apr 17, 8:24pm -
    • Stocks Fall As Earnings Disappoint
      The market wavered and defense stocks rose when the US bombed a Syrian air base and then an ISIS cave complex in Afghanistan. But it was not the politics of the situations or the risk of war that drove stock prices it was projections of earnings and…
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    • Is There a Best Stock to Own?
      Wouldn’t it be nice if you could buy just one stock, watch it grow and pay dividends? Wouldn’t it be nice if you had picked Microsoft when it went public and had seen your investment grow more than a hundred fold? But, is there a best stock to ow…
      - 47 days ago, 10 Apr 17, 7:23pm -
    • How to Start Stock Trading
      The stock market is perhaps the best way to make money over the long term if you learn how to invest. And the stock market can be a profitable place to trade if you learn how to buy and sell at the right times. If you are starting from ground zero th…
      - 54 days ago, 3 Apr 17, 7:16pm -
    • How Can You Make Money Trading Penny Stocks?
      If you are going to trade stocks, trade what you know. That means if you have specific knowledge regarding a specific stock sector stick with that. If you are really good at technical analysis algorithms use those. If you want to make a killing in th…
      - 59 days ago, 29 Mar 17, 6:53pm -
    • When to Buy As the Market Falls
      After the long bull market was reanimated by Trump’s election pundits have repeatedly sounded the alarm that a correction if not a crash is coming. Now we have had a couple of down days and the question rises, when to buy as the market falls.…
      - 66 days ago, 22 Mar 17, 7:03pm -

    NetPicks

    • How Many Losing Trades Before You Quit Trading
      We are all going to have losing trades.  The only way to avoid a losing trade is to not trade. Since you intend to make trading a career, not trading is not an option and a question that’s come up in our trade room has been “How many losses wo…
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    • How To Build Custom Trading Indicators
      Out of the box trading indicators are a common sight on many trading charts.  Whether it’s a 50 SMA, MACD, or the Stochastic Oscillator, indicators make up a large part of many trading strategies. Many traders also use custom indicators that the…
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    • 411 On Exchange Traded Products
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    • Effective Keltner Channel Trading Strategy
      The Keltner Channel trading strategy uses a volatility based trading indicator to allow us to trade markets that are showing some decent price movement. Indicators are derivative of price meaning that the results that you see via a trading indi…
      - 18 days ago, 10 May 17, 7:00am -
    • Stop Using The Past To Show Success
      Trading is all about taking a risk based on incomplete data and becoming an expert at this should lead to profitability. Learn from the mistakes you make but make sure the lessons are the right ones. Using historical charts can lead us astray because…
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    • Using A Trading Log Or Just Winging It?
      Without using a trading log to log your trading activity, you will have no clue if your trading strategy has a chance of working over the long term. How could you? You need data to back up the probability of your trading strategy and a trading log is…
      - 25 days ago, 3 May 17, 12:20am -
    • Is The Russell 2000 E-mini Futures A Waste Of Time?
      We recently did a video outlining the 3 essential keys to determining if a chart is worth trading and now let’s see if the Russell e-Mini is a market worth day trading and if so what chart. Let’s first review  the 3 essential questions:…
      - 28 days ago, 30 Apr 17, 12:35am -
    • Stop Trading Support And Resistance The Wrong Way
      “There’s no such thing as support and resistance levelsâ€� When I first heard that I thought “What kind of rubbish is this guy talking?â€� What are support and resistance levels? “support is a level or area on the c…
      - 32 days ago, 26 Apr 17, 3:45am -
    • 3 TIPS TO FINDING THE BEST CHART TO DAY TRADE
      In this short video I want to give you 3 tips to finding which charts to day trade. This is a topic that comes up a lot in our day trade rooms. We get this question all the time and it is a daunting task or at least on the... Read moreThe post 3 TIP…
      - 36 days ago, 21 Apr 17, 7:20pm -
    • 5 Factors To Success You Can Work On Today
      It’s the biggest time of the year for hockey fans as the playoffs are now in session.  During this types of “do or die” moments,  I get thinking about motivation in sport and the similarities of the issues traders face. Potentially one of…
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