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Buy and Hold Vs Swing Trading

Buy and Hold Vs Swing Trading

Commercials on TV always promote buy and hold investing as the best way to make money in the stock market. You will never find an financial advisor that doesn’t recommend it. This is especially true of baby boomers although younger investors are more open to a new way of managing their money. How Has “Buy and Hold” Worked over the ...

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Can You Get Rich Trading?

Can You Get Rich Trading

The cold hard truth about swing trading is; you wont get rich quick. Sorry to break the news to you but its just not going to happen and unrealistic expectations are one of the biggest killers of traders. Traders who have been successfully swing trading have come to this realization that trading is a long term approach. Any one trade ...

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Cup And Handle Chart Pattern

cup-and-handle chart pattern

The cup and handle chart pattern is by far one of the most reliable chart patterns there is. It can be used for swing trades and for longer term holds depending on the time frame we are looking at. The nice thing about the cup and handle pattern is that it can be used on anything that can be traded, ...

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The MACD Swing Trading Indicator

The MACD Swing Trading Indicator

The MACD indicator is probably the most popular trading indicator there is. It is found on almost every stock chart, its shows by default if you pull up a stock on www.stockcharts.com. So can you use the MACD as a trading strategy? Before going into how to use it properly, let’s go over what it actually is. The MACD indicator ...

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Summary Review of Stock Picking Services

Summary Review of Stock Picking Services

Quick summary reviews of Stock Picking Services I have used over the years. I have ranked them in order of ones I recommend and why. #1 Jason Bond Picks I place Jason Bond as my first choice because not only are his picks are great, it is the education that you get on the site plus you get a chat ...

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What Is The Best Swing Trading Method?

What Is The Best Swing Trading Method

The one question every swing trader wants to know is: What is the best swing trading method? The truth is there is no one best method. There is not one because markets are always changing and the method for a trending market is very different from a choppy market. Swing trading is more art than science and the rules are ...

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Checklist For Finding “SuperStocks”

How to Find SuperStocks

What makes a stock a good buy? In my opinion a combination of technical (chart patterns) and fundamentals will yield the best results. I have found that small cap stocks with a price between $1 and $10 are the sweet spot. I want to stay away from stocks under a dollar and over $10 I don’t have enough leverage. The ...

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Swing Trading Using Sector Analysis

Swing Trading Sector Analysis

When you are Swing Trading you want to trade the strongest stocks in the best performing sectors. This is how we make the BIG money that we are looking for. Instead of trying to bottom fish and hoping a cheap stock comes back, doesn’t it make a whole lot more sense to just go with the stocks that are outperforming the ...

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How To Pick Winning Stocks Using Volume

How To Pick Winning Stocks Using Volume

Swing traders are always keeping an eye out for ways to improve their trading. There are literally hundreds of analysis tools  and technical indicators to choose from when analyzing stocks for a swing trade. Every week I get emails from people who claim to have found the “Holy Grail”  of technical indicators or a new trading tool that guarantees winning ...

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How Much Do I Need To Start Trading Stocks?

How Much Do I Need To Start Trading Stocks

So I get asked this question probably more than any other, and that is: How much money do I need to get started trading? Well unfortunately there is no hard and fast answer, it’s different for every trader. There are 3 different “levels” of stock traders: $0 – Student This is the beginner trader, here you need to try and hone ...

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