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Highlights from Cyber Traders Summit 2018

Another successful Cyber Traders Summit in the books! Thanks to all our wonderful students who joined our CTU family and helped make this an unforgettable event. The Cyber Traders Summit is an annual members-only event where students from all over the world join us...

Day Trading 101: What is a ‘Day’s Pay’?

There is no other job as exhilarating, liberating, and rewarding as day trading. Often times, people find interest in day trading for the wrong reasons. They have sky-high expectations before they even place their first trade. We can’t blame people for thinking like...

Trader Tips: How To Trade Like The Smart Money

70-80% of retail traders fail. Let that sink in for a moment. Despite this depressing statistic, countless new traders think they will be the exception to that rule. Most of these newer traders have a small trading account, technical indicators that everyone else is...

How To Prosper In The Coming Bear Market

Don't Mistake a Bull Market for Brains The stock market has been soaring for the past six years, causing buy-and-hold and long-only traders to profit mightily. While these traders have done quite well, many of them will be tempted into believing that the stock market...

Why You Need To Learn The Lost Art of Tape Reading

Tape reading is one of the long-lost arts of trading, yet it is one of the most powerful tools that traders have at their disposal. Tape reading started when traders read stock ticker tapes to gain insight into patterns and market psychology. These insights weren't...

Why Now Is The Best Time To Be A Day Trader

The Hardships of a Long-Term Investor It’s no secret that the past seven years have been a time of great economic and financial uncertainty, as well as one of the hardest times to be a long-term investor. Many long-term investors were walloped by the 2008 stock market...

9 Reasons Why Trading Is The Best Career

Trading is the best job ever! Find out why having a trading career will be the best path to take when choosing a new line of work with these 9 reasons below: 1) You don’t have a boss Having a boss is one of most employees’ biggest frustrations. So many problems stem...

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

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

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...