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Inside Bars: Points of Market Equilibrium & Consolidation

Inside Bars: Points of Market Equilibrium & Consolidation Inside bars open up a whole new aspect to traders within the stock market. The inside bar pattern is a two-candle formation where the inside bar is smaller in size, and trades

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Risk Management

Risk Management Risk management should be priority number one for every trader that wants to survive and thrive in this market. Understanding the best and worst case scenarios, and being realistic within each scenario. The fact is that if you

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Trade Ideas Alert Windows & Layouts

Trade Ideas Alert Windows & Layouts Trade Ideas alert windows & layouts software takes scanning/screening to the next level, but can take a little getting used to. So many features, and so much information all coming at you at once. Setting up

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Dan Mirkin

Interview with a Trader: Inside the Mind of Dan Mirkin Daniel Mirkin was born December 22, 1970 in St. Petersburg, Russia. At the age of 8 years old, Dan emigrated to the U.S. and moved to Houston, Texas with his

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Trade Ideas Review – An In-Depth, Unbiased Look

Trade Ideas Review – An In-Depth, Unbiased Look Trade Ideas Review (5/24/2016) – I had a recent and thorough conversation with Dan Mirkin, CEO & Senior Managing Partner of Trade Ideas, regarding his artificial intelligence-based software. That conversation was a catalyst

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Understanding Contango

Uh, What’s Contango? Before we start, this may be over your head. If it is, I would advise you to do nothing more than day trade ETFs. By doing so, you will avoid contango all together. With that said…. Recent,

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Trading with Confidence

Trading with Confidence – Nail or Bail? Trading with confidence isn’t something that comes from a book or a DVD. It doesn’t come from watching others trade, or following the trades of others. It isn’t something you can read and

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Key Intraday Reversal Times

Intraday Reversal Times Intraday reversal times occur at specific times of the day, each day, nearly every day. There are numerous aspects that make up the well-oiled machine that is the stock market. However, these aspects are formed by combinations of

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Trading ETFs

What is an ETF? What is an ETF you ask? A wicked trading vehicle… thats what. Exchange Traded Fund (ETF): A security that tracks a set of equities, very similar to an index. An ETF is traded just as a

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Trading Using Multiple Time Frames

Trading Using Multiple Time Frames Multiple time frame trading strategy development can be tricky… but often, necessary. Let’s just say for grins that you’re interested in purchasing something from Amazon, be it a watch, phone case, pair of shoes, or even

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The TraderMentality Story

The Story of a Trader What originally got me interested in trading was a friend, or sadly rather, the death of a friend’s relative. They had inherited a few hundred thousand dollars as a result of this tragedy. Out of

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What is the Best Stock Brokerage?

Which is the Best Stock Brokerage? So you’re looking for the best stock brokerage for your style… Suretrader vs Interactive Brokers. Interactive Brokers vs Thinkorswim. Thinkorswim vs Etrade. Well, it all depends. Each has their value, as well as their

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Avoid the PDT Rule

Ways to Avoid the PDT Rule The PDT rule can hinder a trader’s growth, should they be trading below the threshold established by the SEC. Day trading is not near as easy as it sounds, and requires extensive knowledge of

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