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  • About Those Binary Options

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Whether you're a scalper, an intraday trader, or a longer-term trader, binary options can provide several types of trading opportunities and can work in any type of market condition. What are they and how can you trade them? Find out here...

  • Choosing A Binary Option Provider

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...What are binary options and what should you look for-and avoid-in a provider? Here's a rundown...

  • Why Do Traders Love Binary Options?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...The reason traders love binary options is simple. Most pitfalls that cause a trader to fail can be avoided with binary options. This gives the trader a greater chance of success. Most traders fail for one or more of the following reasons...

  • Trading the Nonfarm Employment Report

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Trading the nonfarm employment report can be dangerous and result in a margin call if you are on the wrong side of the market. Here's a better way to take advantage of high volatility using binary options...

  • Binary Options: Scam Or Trading Methodology?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...They're gaining attention among traders, but how do you trade them? Here's one way to get started....

  • Volume And Divergence

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Here's how you can use a divergence between price and volume for trading forex futures or exchange traded funds....

  • Empowering Traders With The Russell 2000 by Gail Mercer

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Ever thought of trading the Russell 2000? Here's how retail traders could benefit from trading this index. New traders are drawn to the emini Standard & Poor's 500 like bees to honey. Go into any live trading room and chances are that the moderators are teaching traders to trade the emini S&P 500 because it has more liquidity than any other market. In Figure 1 the average annual volume is compared between the following emini indexes: emini S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dji a), Na sDa q 100, S&P MidCap 400, and the Russell 2000. It would be a logical assu...

  • Empowering Traders To Trade Commodities by Gail Mercer

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...With more and more products being added to the marketplace, how do you decide what to trade? Here's a look at what you should consider before trading the commodities. New traders are often overwhelmed at the number of different instruments they could trade. Should they trade stocks, indexes, exchange traded funds (Et fs), spot forex, o currencies? What are the market hours? What are the tick values? What is the slippage for any given instrument? What is a good profit target for the market they choose? What stop should they use? So many questions to ask and so many...

  • Looking At Other Markets by Gail Mercer

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Looking At Other Markets by Gail Mercer Most new traders gravitate to the S&P mini because of its average price range. But here's a look at daily price movement in the currency futures vs. that of the S&P 500. Which one has larger price movements? any new traders begin their trading experience on the mini indexes, with a primary focus on the mini Standard & Poor's 500, as either a scalping trader or an intraday trader. Their daily profit target is normally between three to five points (at $50 per point). Sounds reasonable, right? Wrong! For an experienced scalping trader, this could be done...






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