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Trading the Nasdaq 100 Index
Dominic Picarda from 'US Tech Focus Special in Spread Betting Magazine' is explaining about how to trade Nasdaq 100 Index
Does The Martingale System Really Work?
The Martingale system is one of the most popular betting systems
available. In this video, we ask the question - does the Martingale
system really work?
Volume and Open Interest
A lot is spoken about patterns in classical bar charting. Volume and
open interest can help interpret the price action. Volume is of course
the amount of traders that have taken place on a particular day.
To Specialise or Diversify in Financial Trading?
My inclination is to avoid diversification if it means moving away from
an area where you have a proven track record. However, having said a
diverse, non correlated portfolio can reduce the volatility of returns.
However, in such cases you have to make sure that the trades are
non-correlated. Non-correlated trades have no fixed relationship. It
is worth remembering here that in times of crisis it can be difficult to
find non-correlated trades.
Reversals and Retracements
We talked about two patterns, those that continue trends and those that
reverse trends. It is important to distinguish reversals which break
trends with retracements within a trend and to mistake one for the other
is obviously going to be loss making
Do Chart Patterns have to be Complete?
How perfect does a technical chart pattern has to be? What chart
patterns really mean. The challenge for traders is to combine trend
theory with reality. Does a triangle chart or head and shoulders chart
pattern has to be perfectly formed for instance? There are very few
perfectly shaped patterns.
Economic Data Releases to Follow
My view of economic releases is perhaps not standard - as a believer in
technical analysis I prefer to leave my trades alone. Having said that,
the market response to a figure can reveal underlying sentiment and
market reactions can be very valuable information.
Making Money From Commodities - Trading Tips Gold, Oil, Silver,Copper, Corn,Coffee, Sugar
Vince Stanziione explains how to profit from commodities.
This is short well-explanational video about trading commodities.
Lessons from a Commodities Trader