Trading Strategies

Let’s face the facts here: It’s easy to blame the market and commiserate with other traders, but it’s a lot harder to think for yourself and look for the silver lining after a bad trade.
No matter where you are in your progress, extended weekends, especially at the end of a month and end of the quarter, are a great time to look back at your recent results.
Whether you’re on a hot streak or everything is going wrong in your life, you need to know when to get out to be a successful trader. Today on Limit Up! Podcast, we’re talking about what it means to go on tilt.
A profit is a profit, so there’s no wrong way to take yours. That said, there’s a difference in opinion when it comes to how to take them.
We’ve heard from a lot of our traders that the 6-Candle rule has completely transformed their trading and given them more confidence in their decisions. This rule will take some discipline to implement, but it can be a total game changer in your trade management. 
An analysis on Micron Technology (MU) earnings shows that short, dated straddles were highly profitable up until Q4 2019, after which these trades started experiencing significant losses. This is due to the realized underlying stock return post-earnings falling short of the market expectations.
Learn how retail brokers and direct access brokers compare in the 6 most important categories and how traders can make the most fitting brokerage decisions based on their personal trading style.
There’s more than one way to successfully trade financial markets. Here's a high-level overview that can help you determine which style will work best for you.
The market profile isn't just another tool to help establish levels. It also helps you from falling out of sync with your market which causes the wrong trades to be taken or mis-timing of trades and mis-management of expectations.
There’s more than one way to successfully trade financial markets. Here's a high-level overview that can help you determine which style will work best for you.