Scalping is a short-term trading strategy in which the trader repeatedly takes small profits to secure market share. Although forex and equities products attract many scalper traders, futures and options are also ideal markets for the implementation of this powerful methodology. Let’s take a closer look at scalping and what is required to make money… Read more.
For active traders, each market presents a wide range of unique functionalities. Margin requirements, expiration dates, business hours, and applied leverage are a few attributes that differ from product to product. If you’re not up to speed on the nuances of your particular market, then costly mistakes are inevitable.
A trading strategy is a rules-based, structured approach to the buying and selling of securities on the open market. The key components of any trading strategy are time horizon, risk versus reward, and product. No matter what your approach to the markets may be, these three factors will largely dictate how, when, why, and what… Read more.