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Factors that Affect the Stock Market
Factors that Affect the Stock Market
Author: James Clark

Stock market volatility is inevitable. Share prices will move up and down due to several factors that influence the market as a whole. As a stock trader, learning how to read, analyze, and anticipate the stock market behavior is crucial. However, before you can do that, you need to dive......


Airspan Stock Is Going Public Via a SPAC
Airspan Stock Is Going Public Via a SPAC
Author: George Davis

Airspan network is a 23-year-old 5G equipment and software manufacturing company that is expected to be merged with Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC). It will be listed on the Stock Exchange under the ticker "MIMO." With Verizon, T-Mobile, and AT&T all launching their 5G cell......


4 Differences Between Forex and Stock Market
4 Differences Between Forex and Stock Market
Author: George Davis

Traders often compare the differences between Forex and the Stock market to determine which is better for trading. Despite Forex and the Stock market is interconnected, they are vastly different from each other. In short, stock trading is less risky than Forex, because it’s comparatively......


5 Streaming Stocks to Keep an Eye on in 2021
5 Streaming Stocks to Keep an Eye on in 2021
Author: James Clark

Our media diet and habits have changed since COVID-19. From broadcasting to film and television in the form of theaters and cable TV, we have moved on to streaming services that have overturned the industry. As a result, streaming stocks are surging in demand and traditional companies are......


The Effect of News on Stock Trading
The Effect of News on Stock Trading
Author: James Clark

Reading daily stock news is one of the most important habits of a stock trader. This habit can be the difference between success and failure as traders use it to make practical judgments using public information. The effects of news on stock trading are well-documented. Stock market......


5 Reasons to Invest in Ecommerce Stocks
5 Reasons to Invest in Ecommerce Stocks
Author: James Clark

Stock traders love investing in innovative and futuristic technology that potentially offers explosive returns. This includes artificial intelligence, blockchain, self-driving cars, and space flight, etc. In 2020, COVID-19 put the business world on hold for months by restricting foot......


How to Pick a Mutual or Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)
How to Pick a Mutual or Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)
Author: James Clark

New traders come across two major types of funds – mutual funds and exchange-traded funds. These two fund types are quite similar as they offer traders an inexpensive option to diversify to retirement. However, there’s a big difference between how these two funds are managed and traded. So,......


Good News for Uber Stock Holder – The Ridesharing Giant Is Working on a Super App
Good News for Uber Stock Holder – The Ridesharing Giant Is Working on a Super App
Author: George Davis

Despite the increase in demand for Uber’s food delivery via Uber Eats, the ridesharing giant has faced several issues in generating profits during the pandemic. As COVID-19 restrictions are lifted slowly, people have started to use mobility service again, and this has put Uber in the......


4 Realistic Goals for Beginner Traders
4 Realistic Goals for Beginner Traders
Author: George Davis

When you start trading for the first time, there are a lot of unanswered questions. This lack of information makes it challenging for beginner traders to become successful. As a result, novice traders set unrealistic goals that are difficult to achieve. During your trading journey, you......


3 Best Trading Journals and How to Trade Successfully
3 Best Trading Journals and How to Trade Successfully
Author: George Davis

Using a trading journal is one of the most underutilized tools by beginner traders. Recording your trade helps in understanding what went wrong and what mistakes you should avoid in the future. These trading journals are essential tools for successful traders because they are easy to use and......


Leveraging Technical Indicators for Trading Volatile Stocks
Leveraging Technical Indicators for Trading Volatile Stocks
Author: George Davis

While some traders might be looking for safe investments, others are inclined towards high-risk and high-return ones. Trading high-return stocks require knowledge about stock volatility and trading indicators. A volatile stock is quantified as the average difference between the high and......


The Ultimate Guide to Avoiding the Disposition Effect in Trading
The Ultimate Guide to Avoiding the Disposition Effect in Trading
Author: James Clark

Stock trading is a game of fight or flight. Investors that fear losing money often hold on to losing trades for too long and selling winning ones prematurely. Such actions trigger the Disposition Effect, which is one of the most common trading mistakes. Luckily, there are ways to avoid......


5 Most Powerful Candlestick Patterns in Trading
5 Most Powerful Candlestick Patterns in Trading
Author: James Clark

Candlestick patterns, one of the different tools traders use to anticipate and analyze market conditions, have seen their popularity rise. This rise can be attributed to the granular information they provide when compared to conventional line charts. They offer a visual representation of......


Utilizing Harmonic Price Patterns to Make the Ultimate Trading Strategy
Utilizing Harmonic Price Patterns to Make the Ultimate Trading Strategy
Author: George Davis

Recognizing harmonic price patterns is the basic strategy traders develop in Technical Analysis. However, perfecting harmonic price patterns requires extensive practice and experience. Mastering harmonic price patterns allows traders to make informed decisions and adapt to a range of......


The Perfect Trading Routine for Beginners
The Perfect Trading Routine for Beginners
Author: James Clark

Your daily trading routine can be the difference between profit and loss. For beginners, it is essential to create good habits so they can successfully enter, exit, and manage trades. If you’re thinking of becoming a professional day trader and make it your primary source of income, you......


Mind Matters in Making Money – Trading Psychology
Mind Matters in Making Money – Trading Psychology
Author: George Davis

Making money in the stock trading business requires many skills, from researching a company’s fundamentals to mastering the direction of the stock trend. While all these technicalities might help you buy the right stock, making a profit depends on understanding the trader’s mindset.......


Discover Your Trading Risk Tolerance for Better Decision-Making
Discover Your Trading Risk Tolerance for Better Decision-Making
Author: James Clark

There’s a strange relationship between risk and reward in trading. One phrase that comes close to describing it is “no pain, no gain.” Different people react differently when dealing with risks related to their finances. Know your trading risk tolerance can help you devise a trading plan......


5 Powerful Stop Loss Strategies for Traders
5 Powerful Stop Loss Strategies for Traders
Author: James Clark

Many traders, especially beginners, underrate or misunderstand the concept of stop loss. No trade should ever end in a huge loss, and the best way to ensure this is by employing powerful stop-loss strategies. Your stop loss placement decides the risk/reward ratio of your trades. Hence, you......


Fibonacci Retracements and Ratios in Trading Stocks
Fibonacci Retracements and Ratios in Trading Stocks
Author: James Clark

Fibonacci retracements are popular tools technical traders use to identify possible support and resistance levels. If you trade actively, you might have observed that prices trail some specific patterns. If you look deeper using a Fibonacci retracement analysis, you’ll find that it is among......


The Best Price Action Strategies Every Trader Should Know
The Best Price Action Strategies Every Trader Should Know
Author: James Clark

Whether you’re in the market as a long or short-term trader, price-action strategies can be highly beneficial for you. Unbeknownst to many, these strategies fall amongst the most commonly used ones in the current market. If you want to gain an edge in the market, a simple yet powerful way......


Learning From Failure - 6 Trading Mistakes Even the Pros Make
Learning From Failure - 6 Trading Mistakes Even the Pros Make
Author: George Davis

Trading is a trial-and-error practice, one that isn’t free from mistakes. However, there is value to making mistakes. A wise saying goes that a mistake that teaches you new tricks is a mistake well-made. Be a smart trader and learn from others’ mistakes rather than repeating them, and this......


5 Stock Trading Books You Should Read
5 Stock Trading Books You Should Read
Author: James Clark

Having a great understanding of trading and evolving markets is essential. The more you know, the better you will get. Unfortunately, they don’t teach trading and investing in high schools or colleges. There are many ways you can educate yourself, such as magazines, and websites. Still, the......


5 Things All Successful Traders Have In Common
5 Things All Successful Traders Have In Common
Author: George Davis

According to Business Insider, only 6% of traders who attempt to become professionals succeed. So why do most people fail? Trading is the art of patience and making thoughtful decisions. When actual money is on the line, most people tend to bail out or find it hard to adjust to the market......