By Ryan Watkins, Lead Coach Every trader needs to start somewhere, why not start with the basics, that of passive and active investing? Investing has thousands of words, terms, theories, methods, and intense mathematical formulas. I will spare you the lesson in advanced mathematical investment models and get to the point of what really matters […]
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Trading Vs Investing
This lesson explains the key differences between Trading and Investing. While intrinsically similar in many ways, each offers a very different approach and methodology when it comes to being put into practice.
Market Terminology & Chart Candlesticks
Just understanding the language used in the markets can be a lot to get your head around, so in this lesson, we break things down into a simple format, with the added bonus of learning all about Price Charts and the vital skill of reading Candlesticks.
Risk Control & Profit
Any Professional Trader will tell you that true market speculation comes from learning the art of Risk Management before anything else. This lesson will teach you how educated protect themselves from major losses in the markets and enjoy safe speculation at all times.
The Recessoin-Proof Business
A personal favorite of the StockAbility team, this is the lesson which shows you how it is possible to profit in all market and economic conditions. No matter if things are good or bad, when done the right way, with the right plan and guidance, we can all enjoy the potential benefits of a Recession-Proof Business.
Cash may be King in some walks of life yet in the financial markets Leverage is a doubly powerful tool. Leverage allows anyone to embrace potentially larger gains in trades and greatly reduce risk and exposure at the same time. Leverage 101 is the lesson that will teach you how to make your money work not just harder, but smarter as well.
Perception Vs Reality
What information should we follow? Which news should we read? How do we know what economic data to use and to whom we should listen to? Clear through the fog of confusion with this lesson on discovering the difference between Perception and Reality in today’s markets, making our trading journey both smoother and simpler.
Sharpening Your Mental Edge
You may have a solid understanding of your trading strategy but do you have a solid understanding of your own way of thinking? Often overlooked and generally misunderstood, psychology plays probably the most important role in any trader or investor’s journey. In this lesson, we will learn how gaining trading consistency all starts with achieving mindset consistency first.
When you are an active trader, the number one element to success is consistently trading good setups. A critical component of a good setup is reading a chart to see if it meets the criteria for taking a trade. These charts can tell you if a stock is at a support zone or resistance zone, […]
Sam Evans, Co-Founder and CEO Let’s talk about trading and investing education. These days, you can find pretty much anything online. Need instructions on something? Look on YouTube. Want to learn how to trade and invest for yourself? Look online. The internet is filled with people sharing their knowledge on trading for free or at […]
The stock market plays an integral role in most American’s investing future. Retirement accounts are usually based around it, and many people will buy and hold stocks as a way to leverage their extra capital. However, there is a significant upside to be had if you can be an active stock trader, otherwise known as […]
We are in one of the longest and most successful bull market runs in stock market history. As a result, day trading is one of the most popular endeavors for people to try to make some extra income or even develop a career. However, most people fail to realize that trading stocks or any other […]
By Sam Evans, Co-Founder & CEO In recent weeks the major stock indices have lacked a clear direction, yet we have definitely seen a major increase in volatility. Looking at Dow Jones industrial average, at the end of January the average daily movement was around 300 points, yet today is almost 450 points. While most […]
When you are day or swing trading stocks as a source of income, having the proper resources and tools to make decisions accurately over time is crucial. Many of the most profitable moves or savviest opportunities are made by identifying the specific criteria for taking a trade – otherwise known as a setup. If you […]
By Ryan Watkins, Lead Coach There a number of different styles of trading. Every trader needs to find the most effective and most efficient way to trade or invest. It can make the difference between making it as a trader or not making it as a trader. Some of the best traders have found their […]