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Breakout Trading Strategies 101

Learn Channel Breakout Trading Strategies Step By Step Today I’m going to show you how to incorporate simple channel breakout trading strategies into our trading plan. Often times traders transition from short term trading to day trading using simple methods such as channel breakouts. I encourage beginners to start off with simple methods and only […]

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MACD Trading Tactics For Beginners

The MACD Trading Indicator Today I’m going to introduce you to the MACD trading indicator. The MACD indicator is a trend momentum indicator that’s basically a refinement of the two moving averages and measures the distance between the two moving average lines. MACD is an acronym for Moving Average Convergence Divergence. The indicator was developed […]

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Retracement Entry Methods Anyone Can Learn

Basic Retracement Entry Methods Last month I had the pleasure of doing a private coach program, sometimes I work one on one and sometimes I teach a small group of traders, but only one group at a time. For example if the trading is an effort between family members, friends or business associates, then it […]

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Simple Trading Strategies – The 2X Inside Day Strategy

Don’t Make Simple Trading Strategies Complicated One thought that many traders consistently obsess over is how to create simple trading strategies that offer the lowest risk and the highest reward. I can relate to this because I used to go through this type of thought process myself several years ago. I always thought about ways […]

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Time Frame Adjustment

How To Adjust To Short Term Trading One of the best parts about helping people learn how to trade is hearing all about their war stories and how they progressed to where they are now, this is very important because it allows me to get inside their mind and see where the traders biggest vulnerabilities exist. […]

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Trading Strategies – Momentum Breakouts

One Of The Best Short Term Trading Strategies Is Based On Momentum Today I’m going to show you one of the best day trading strategies for beginners as well as experienced day traders. I learned this strategy about 17 years ago and a still use it to this day with only a few minor modifications. The […]

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Support And Resistance Trading Tactics

Support And Resistance Trading Methods Work In Range Bound Markets One of the best ways for beginners to get their feet wet is to learn simple support and resistance trading strategies. Often times beginners who know very little about financial markets begin with advanced techniques that can land them in hot water very quickly if […]

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Opening Range Breakout

Back To Basics Most of you know I like simple trading methods that make sense. I posted an article about 3 bar retracement entry strategies and got tons of positive feedback. You can read the article by clicking here. Some of the feedback was from traders who were pleasantly surprised that such simple entry methods could be […]

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Modified RSI Indicator For Swing Trading and Day Trading

How To Learn Swing Trading and Day Trading Using Modified RSI Strategy Many traders who want to know how to learn day trading ask me where to start. I always tell traders to transition slowly from swing trading to day trading and more importantly to use the same strategy so that you are familiar with […]

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Swing Trading Indicators – Advance Decline Line

Not All Trading Indicators Are Created Equal There are dozens if not hundreds of different  trading indicators traders use to help them gauge short term market action. One of the most important and often misunderstood indicators is the (NYSE) Advance Decline Line. The ADL is a different type of indicator; it’s called an internal market […]

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