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Swing Trading

Swing Trading: Your Way to Profitable Investing

The swing trade is a strategy that can be implemented on any financial asset that can be bought and sold and analyzed on a chart. Coming in somewhere in the middle ground between buy-and-hold investors and day-traders, a typical swing trader holds a position for more than a day but…

TorOption: Four Good Binary Options Strategies

Binary option is proving to be one of the most lucrative forms of investment because most fundamental strategies related with binary trading do not require prior experience. Unlike other investment methods, the trader only needs to predict the movement of the underlying asset. As the price can either go up…

Forex education with AlfaTrade

The Science and Art Behind Candlestick Patterns combined with AlfaTrade

Candlestick patterns have been used by the trading community for decades. In fact, the first record of it being used was around 1700s when a rice merchant named Munehisa Homma used it to trade the futures market for rice. Today, candlestick patterns are alive and well, having undergone a variety…

MetaTrader 4: The Fundamental Tool to Trade Forex by Royal Capital Pro

As more and more aspiring investors become aware of the earning potential of Forex trading, the market is being flooded with people who are eager to get started in taking advantage of what the Forex market has to offer. One thing that should be understood by investors, as far as…

Best forex trading tools

The Three Best Forex Trading Tools

Since the last two decades, Internet has offered individual investors the chance to take advantage of investment in Forex. As a result, investors are constantly looking for the best Forex trading tools that can assist them in earning above-average market returns. As such, following are the three most popular tools…

The Difference Between Stocks and Shares

The Difference Between Stocks and Shares

We have come to the understanding that many people are confused about the differences that exist between "stocks" of a company and "shares" of a company, so we wanted to write this article in an attempt to provide some clarity between the two. Public vs. Private First, though, we must…

Online Trading: What It Takes To Be A Trader Today

Online Trading: What it Means to be a Trader

What does it mean to work as an online trader? For decades, trading has transpired around the world in physical locations that people call "exchanges" or a more colloquial term "pits". It was characterized by its chaotic setting - traders and brokers blaring out prices in thin air, screens blipping…

Choosing the best trading platforms

How To Choose Your Trading Platforms

Sound risk management principles and high-probability strategies are commonly championed as tools for success in trading. While both tools do play an integral role in one's ability to successfully and consistently predict market direction, the trading tool being used to execute orders and manage positions play an equally if not…

Commodity trading education

Commodity trading: All you need to know before you start to trade

Many traders seek other asset classes to trade in addition to stocks or currencies. When looking at more than one market, more opportunities come. Here, we give an overview of what are the commodity markets, how trading takes place, and other important things that you need to know. Major Commodity…

AlfaTrade on how stop-loss order is a risk management tool

AlfaTrade: Stop-Loss Orders as a Risk Management Tool

Investing is a process of speculation and most often investing companies are going to be making decisions that will keep your investments moving in a positive direction, adding value to your portfolio rather than taking it away. No system is perfect and in order to avoid big losses on any…