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About.com Day Trading: Most Popular Articles



These articles are the most popular over the last month.



Published: Sun, 21 Aug 2016 11:21:34 +0000

 



Description and Explanation of Time and Sales

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Description of the time and sales (or tape), with an explanation of the trading information that each element of the time and sales represents.



Level I or II Market Data Subscription...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion of Level I and Level II market datea, and which level of market data traders need depending upon their trading style and technique.



Think Forex Trading is Confusing? Here's What...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Forex trading is a bit daunting at first. Read to learn what forex is, how the forex market operates and what you need to know to trade it.



Practice Day Trading With These Simulators

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Best day trading simulators and demo accounts for day trading forex, stocks, options, ETFs, futures or all the above.



Guide to Futures Markets and Futures Contracts

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Description of futures markets and futures contracts, including what they are, how they trade and popular futures for day trading.



Find Day Trading Stocks with the Biggest Moves...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Love lots of day trading action and stocks with big price moves? Here's how to find volatile day trading stocks, so you can jump in and capitalize.



How to Calculate Pip Value For Any Forex Pair...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Learn how to calculate pip value. Pip value affects profit/loss when forex trading. Pip value depends on the pair you're trading and account currency.



Day Trade the EUR/USD Only During These Hours

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Acceptable and ideal hours for day trading the EUR/USD. Here are the best hours for day trading the EUR/USD, in the 24-hour a day forex market.



Day Trading Tips for Beginners on Getting Started

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Day trading tips for beginners on how to get started in day trading, how to become successful and how to stay consistent.



The Day Trader's Guide to Buying and Selling...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Description of buying and selling volume, including how each type of volume affects the current market price.



Day Trading Stocks? Look For These 3 Qualities

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

When it comes to day trading stocks, consider volume, volatility, trends and ranges. Here's how to find stocks that meet your specific criteria.



Find The Best Day Trading Stocks Using These...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Utilize these free stock screeners to find the best day trading stocks that suit your individual requirements.



The Right Way to Place a Stop Loss Order

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion about placing stop loss orders, with suggestions for where, and where not, to place stop loss orders depending upon how they are being used.



What do the Bid, the Ask, and the Last prices...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Definition of the market prices known as the bid price, the ask price, and the last price, with an explanation of how these prices affect day trading.



Learn to Read and Use CandleStick Charts

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Learn how to read candlesticks charts and candlestick patterns. These visual charts show the high, low, open and close using colors, bodies and tails.



Opening a NinjaTrader Trading Account in Canada

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

How to trade on the NinjaTrader trading platform in Canada, including brokers who support NinjaTrader and information on opening trading accounts.



The Basics of Stock and Stock Index Warrants

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Introduction to warrants, including the similarities and differences between warrants and options and the basics of how warrants are traded.



Best Time(s) of Day to Day Trade the Stock Market

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

These are the best hours of the day to day trade, maximizing efficiency, avoiding mental fatigue and getting the most bang for your buck.



What Is the Difference between 'Call' and 'Put'...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Put and Call option definitions and examples, including strike price, expiration, premium, In the Money and Out of the Money.



Want to Day Trade Futures? You Need Less...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

The recommended minimum capital required for day trading futures, based on various trading styles.



How to Day Trade Stocks with Less than \$25,000

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Consider these other markets or loopholes for how to day trade with less than $25,000 - the minimum required balance for day trading stocks in the US.



Want to Day Trade Forex? You Need Less Starting...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

The recommended minimum capital required for day trading foreign exchange (forex), based on various trading styles.



What Is Day Trading?

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Explanation of what day trading actually is; how it relates to other styles of trading. Includes some of the differences between day trading styles.



What Is the Difference Between a Long Trade and...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Definitions of the trading terms Long and Short. See examples of their use in day trading, including profiting no matter which way the market moves.



Day Trade the USD/JPY Only During These Hours

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Hours to avoid and the best times to day trade the USD/JPY. Here are the best hours for day trading the USD/JPY, in the 24-hour a day forex market.



Leverage Stock Trading Info

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion of stock trading using leverage, and whether leverage is an efficient use of trading capital, or a quick way to lose a lot of money.



How Much Money You Can Make Forex Day Trading

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Scenario for how much money a simple and risk controlled forex day trading strategy can make, and guidance on how to achieve that level of success.



Order Book, Level 2 Market Data and Depth of...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Learn the differences between Level 1 and Level 2 market data, as well as terms such as Order Book and Market Depth.



Options - Strike Price, Exercise Price and...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

The definitions of Strike Price, Exercise Price and Expiration Date; crucial terms to know if you trade options.



Moving Average Bounce Trading System Tutorial

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Step by step tutorial of the moving average bounce trade, including detailed instructions and charts of a real trade made using the moving average bounce trading system.



Choosing the Best Chart Time Frame for Day...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion of chart time frames, with an explanation of how to choose the best chart time frame for your trading system and trading style.



10 Forex Day Trading Mistakes That Will Cost You

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Here are 10 forex day trading mistakes to avoid. These mistakes are very common, and are the main reasons why so many day traders fail.



Perfectly Calibrate Your Stock Position Size...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Day trading position size, or trade size, is more important than the entry and exit when stock day trading. Here are steps to get it right every time.



How to Read a Candlestick Chart

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Instructions for reading a candlestick chart, including how to asses price direction, volatility and open, high, low and close prices.



How to Trade with the Momentum Indicator

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Description of the Momentum indicator, including its definition, calculation, and how to use it to improve your trading.



"I want to start day trading." What You Need to...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

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How to Become a Professional Day Trader

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Suggestions for the most efficient method of learning about trading and becoming a professional trader.



Tick, Tick Size and Tick Value Trading...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

A tick is the smallest price movement an asset can make and each tick of movement is worth a specific amount of money depending on the traded asset.



Using Buying Volume and Selling Volume While...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

An introduction to understanding buying volume and selling volume, and how to analyze volume when day trading stocks.



Day Trade Better Using Win Rate and Risk-Reward...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Winning isn't the only thing that matters to day traders, the quality of wins is equally important. Use win rate and risk-reward ratios to get on track.



What is Indicator Based Trading?

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Learn about indicator based trading, indicator strategies and the benefits and drawbacks of relying on indicators to make trading decisions.



Engulfing Candle Day Trading Strategy

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Find high probability day trading trend trades using this engulfing candle strategy. Use for forex, stocks or futures.



Want To Day Trade Stocks? Here's How Much Cash...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discover the legal and recommended minimum capital required for day trading stocks, based on various trading styles.



Want to Day Trade Crude Oil? Here's How to Get...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Interested in day trading crude oil? Here's how to start day trading crude oil via the stock and futures markets, and how much capital you need.



2 Types of Stop Loss Orders (and When to Use...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion of whether stop loss orders should be market or limit orders, with an explanation of how each type of order can affect the stop loss.



Large Bid and Ask Spread Explained

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Definition of the day trading term spread (or large bid and ask spread), including what causes a small and large spread, and how they affect trading.



A Day in the Life of a Day Trader

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Wondered what a day in the life of a day trader is like? See how many hours they work, what hours they trade, and what they do outside of market hours.



Points, Ticks and Pips, Trading Definitions and...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Definition of the day trading terms Points, Ticks, and Pips, with an explanation of which terms are used in which markets.



Leverage is Good, and More is Better

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion of how leverage affects the potential profit and loss of a trade, and why professional traders always trade using the highest leverage possible.



Day Traders, Stick To The 1% Risk Rule

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

The 1% risk rule keeps losses small on each trade but still allows for big returns. Here's how to implement it in your trading.



4 Trading Tips I Give to Every New Day Trader

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

4 day trading tips for new traders regarding: what to focus on, how to day trade (strategies), developing consistency and time it takes to succeed.



Beginner's Guide to Trading Derivatives Markets

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Definition and examples of derivatives markets, including Futures, Options and Contract for Difference (CFD) markets.



Best Technical Indicators for Day Trading:...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Choose the best technical indicators for day trading by learning what certain groups of indicators do and making sure your indicators aren't redundant.



Common Intra-Day Stock Market Patterns (Time of...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

There are certain intra-day stock patterns that seem to repeat. Be aware of these time of day tendencies when day trading the U.S. stock market.



Don't Trade Based on MACD Divergence Until You...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

MACD divergence is highly inaccurate. Learn how, why and under what conditions the MACD is likely to produce false signals.



How to Read a Bar Chart

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Instructions for reading a bar chart, including descriptions of each section of a bar, and how to determine the direction and range of a bar.



Tick Chart Versus 1-Minute Chart. Which Is...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

There are differences between a 1-minute chart and a tick chart. See the pros and cons of each, so you pick the right chart type for your day trading.



How to Perfectly Calibrate Your Forex Position...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Your forex position size, or trade size, is more important than your entry and exit when forex day trading. Here's 3 steps to get it right every time.



5 Lessons From Legendary Millionaire Trader

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Jesse Livermore was a stock speculator in the 1900's and amassed several fortunes trading. His lessons are still relevant today.



Learn about the Trading Order Types

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Trading order types combined to make a complete trade. Includes market, limit, stop, stop limit, market if touched, and limit if touched orders.



Three Better Ways to Day Trade Breakouts

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Three ways to improve results when day trading breakouts. These non-traditional methods improve odds and help you avoid false breakouts.



Vanna, Explanation of the Options Greek

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Description and explanation of the options greek known as vanna, with an example of how vanna is usually used in options and warrants trading.



What Time Frames to Watch While Day Trading

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Confused about which time frames to monitor while day trading? Scrap the confusion. Here's how to set up your charts so you day trade efficiently.



What's a Stop Loss Order, and How to Use It

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Traders must know about stop loss orders. See how stop loss orders function and whether to use stop loss market orders or stop loss limit orders.



Triangular Moving Average (TMA) Description and...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Description of the Triangular Moving Average (TMA), including its definition, calculation, and basic use in trading.



Which Market to Day Trade? Stocks, Futures or...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Things to know about stocks, forex and futures, so you can pick the right day trading market for you.



Forex Strategy for Day Trading the Non-Farm...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

A EUR/USD forex strategy for day trading the non-farm payrolls (NFP) report, including entering the trade and setting a stop loss and target price.



Slippage - What It Is, It's Effect and Avoiding...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Slippage is getting filled at a different price on your trades than expected. Find out how slippage occurs, and how to avoid unnecessary slippage.



Stock Options Allow You to Leverage Your...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

How to buy stock using stock options; the price advantage that this strategy can provide as well as the disadvantage of increased risk.



Trailing Stop Loss - What is It?

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

A trailing stop is a type of stop loss order that combines elements of both risk management and trade management. Learn more.



Hidden Dangers That New Day Traders Face

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

New day traders typically know just enough to be dangerous. Here are some of the hidden day trading risks to protect your capital against.



How Much Money Do Stock Day Traders Make?

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

See how much a stock day trader can make using a simple risk-controlled strategy outlined here.



How Market Prices Move Through Buying and Selling

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Explanation of how buying and selling moves market prices, with reference to bid and ask prices and volume.



Are You a Discretionary Trader or a System...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

The pros and cons of discretionary trading and system trading, and which personality types suit these two popular trading styles.



Day Trading with Bollinger Bands

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Bollinger bands help you spot the trend direction and trend reversals. Follow these simple Bollinger Band guidelines to make better trading decisions.



Average of the Open, High, Low, and Close

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Definition of the average of the open, high, low, and close, with an explanation of how the average of the open, high, low, and close, relates to indicator settings.



How to Be a Part-Time Day Trader

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Here's the times and markets to trade if you want to be a part-time day trader. Trade for 30 minutes to two hours a day.



Traders, Master One Strategy Before Learning...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Avoid trying to learn everything you can about trading and markets. It won't increase your profits. Instead, focus on mastering one strategy at a time.



How To Start Trading Stocks - Step by Step

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

A basic guide to get you started in stock trading, including what stocks are, defining goals, capital requirements, choosing a broker and practicing.



Want to Day Trade Gold? Here's How to Get Started

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Interested in day trading gold? Here's how to start, including how to day trade gold via the stock and futures markets, and how much capital you need.



Free Financial Websites Every Day Trader Should...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Access great technical analysis resources and day trading tools using these free financial sites for traders.



How to Trade with a Small Account

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion of under capitalization, and how it affects a trader's ability to make a profit, with advice for traders who have small trading accounts.



What You Need to Know About S&P 500 (ES)...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Profile of E-mini S&P 500 (ES) futures, including average volume and volatility, contract specifications, ticker symbols, and best day trading times.



Want to Day Trade Natural Gas? Here's How to...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Interested in day trading natural gas? Here's how to start day trading natural gas via the stock and futures markets, and how much capital you need.



How and When to Capture Big Gains Day Trading...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Triangles are a consolidation in price before a breakout. Determining which triangles to day trade for profit, and when, is key. Here's how to do it.



How Stock Indices Are Calculated

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion of how stock indices are calculated, and explanation of why learning how a stock index is calculated can improve your stock index and individual stock trading.



What is Scalping in Trading?

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Description of the trading style known as scalping, with examples of the type of trades that a scalper would make. What is scalping in trading/



How and Why to Use a Covered Call Option Strategy

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

How to create a covered call options strategy trade, along with the risks and rewards of doing so.



Currency Futures Explained

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Description of currency futures markets, and how they differ from currency markets (Forex). Includes a list of popular currency futures markets,



Open Interest in Trading, Definition and...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Definition of open interest, with explanations of how open interest is calculated and interpreted.



The Tools and Services Needed for Day Trading

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

List of the tools and services needed for day trading, along with guidance on choosing the right ones.



Why Fundamentals Have No Place in Day Trading

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Whether you trade forex, stocks or futures, don't get distracted by fundamentals. Fundamental analysis is useless to day traders. Here's why.



Most Popular Stocks and ETFs for Day Trading

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

A list of the most popular day trading stocks and ETFs by volume and volatility, as well as how to find them.



How Much Capital to Risk on Each Stock Market...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Here's how much capital to risk per trade when day trading stocks, as well as how to keep the risk controlled while still producing good returns.



Day Trading False Breakouts. One of the Best...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Frustrated by false breakouts when day trading? Turn the tables and profit off of them. Here's how and why to trade a false breakout strategy.



Insider Tips for Picking the Right Stocks

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Learn the essentials of making good stock picks. Successful day traders use these screening tips to find stocks best suited to their trading strategies.



Trading Stock Indexes Using Futures and Options...

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion of trading stock indexes using futures and options markets, including charting the stock indexes while trading the futures and options markets.



Pivot Point Bounce Trading Explained

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Step by step tutorial of the pivot point bounce trade, including charts of a real trade made using the pivot point bounce trading system.



Learn How Options are Traded

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Discussion of how options markets are traded, including descriptions of options contracts, long and short trades, call and put contracts, and more.



Low Risk Stock Investing Explained

2016-08-21T11:21:34Z

Description of low risk stocks. Invest in stock with less margin and less risk, with an example of a trade made using the options strategy.