May 2006

May 31: Who Else Wants To Know How To Maximize Their Trading Profits – Trading Stop Losses Are The Key

May 31, 2006

A trailing stop loss is very similar to a stop loss, but where the one kept your losses small, the trailing stop loss will enable your profit growth. A trailing stop loss is calculated in a manner like the way we calculated our initial stop loss. The only difference being that while we calculated our stop loss from the entry price, we`re calculating our trailing stop loss from the highest price since entry. The key to the trailing stop loss is that you need to continually make adjustments to make sure that the stop is moved in your favor.

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May 30: Let the Good Times Run – How To Always Make Money with this Simple Technique

May 30, 2006

The best way to maximize your profits is to be prepared to give some back to the market. When most traders first hear this, they are a little taken aback. Why would you give any of your profits back to the market? Because you are never going to be able to exit right at the peak of the trend. But you can still stay with the trend as it develops, and let your profits run. Then, when the price turns, you can exit.

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Embracing The Risk In Futures Trading

May 29, 2006

Embracing The Risk In Futures Trading This article is about the risk in futures trading – There Is A Lot Of Risk In Futures Trading That You Must Learn To Accept Share

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May 28: Position Sizing Is Critical In Trading – Explode Your Profits With These Money Management Tips – Guaranteed

May 28, 2006

Position sizing is where all the tools of money management come together. It`s perhaps the most important part of your money management rule. Position sizing is simply deciding how much you are going to put into any one trade. You can calculate your position size using the other tools of money management, your maximum loss and your stop loss.

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Trading With The Trends Initial Public Offering

May 26, 2006

Trading With The Trends Initial Public Offering The initial public offering is a part of the market that always generates a great deal of interest, along with stories of fabulous profits and spectacular losses. But there are a ways to reliably profit on the initial public offering. Look for the trends that the initial public […]

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May 26: The 2 Percent Rule Can Explode Your Profits But You Need To Follow this Warning

May 26, 2006

Studies have shown that you should never risk more than 2 percent of your float on any trade. Why 2 percent? Well, in fact, many professional traders will tell you that 2 percent is too much. They`ll risk 1 percent or even as little as a quarter of a percent on any trade. Whatever percentage you pick, the idea is to ensure that no one trade is really going to affect your trading float, positively or negatively.

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May 24: Professional Traders Never Risk More Than 2 Percent … Do You Know Why

May 24, 2006

Studies have shown that you should never risk more than 2 percent of your float on any trade. Why 2 percent? Well, in fact, many professional traders will tell you that 2 percent is too much. They`ll risk 1 percent or even as little as a quarter of a percent on any trade. Whatever percentage you pick, the idea is to ensure that no one trade is really going to affect your trading float, positively or negatively.

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Trading With The Trends In The Foreign Exchange Market

May 24, 2006

Trading With The Trends In The Foreign Exchange Market News, good or bad, trumps all other market trends. Good news about a company, or about another company in the same sector if the sector is a hot one, can trigger sharp rises in the foreign exchange market prices. The key to taking advantage of price […]

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The Second Deadly Option Spread Trading Sin: Laziness

May 21, 2006

The Second Deadly Option Spread Trading Sin: Laziness People who are lazy in their option spread trading are certain to become losing traders. If you neglect to research and monitor your positions and markets when option spread trading, you wont have a good sense of what strategy to employ. Lazy traders often dont have a […]

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May 21: Who Else Wants My Million Dollar Stop Loss Trading Technique

May 21, 2006

When you first begin considering your stop losses, keep in mind this comment from Tom Baldwin, a leading day-trader. He said `the best traders have no ego. Successful traders are faced with losses constantly, and they swallow their pride and get out of the position when they have to. This allows them to survive in the market long enough to be successful. They set their stop loss, and then stick to it.

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