Are All Nasdaq Level II Orders “Real”?

Are All Nasdaq Level II Orders “Real”?

One of the attendees to my recent webinars attempted to challenge some of my assertions about high frequency trading. He wrote me a very lengthy email that I will summarize here.   Basically, this gentleman was saying that market makers and other savvy...
8 Simple Rules to Finding the Most Tradable Stocks

8 Simple Rules to Finding the Most Tradable Stocks

It’s no secret that most traders are unprofitable over a longer time frame. There are numerous reasons why this is the case, including preventable amateur trading errors, but even some of the most experienced traders are hampered by a common mistake: picking the wrong...
5 Reasons To Stick to Intraday Trading

5 Reasons To Stick to Intraday Trading

One of my main trading mottos has always been “don’t hold overnight.” Though I’ve been saying this for well over a decade, I believe that it holds even more true in today’s trading environment. There is a common perception that intraday trading is one of the riskiest...