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Order Imbalance

What is an Opening and Closing Order Imbalance?

An order imbalance is when one side of the trade (buy or sell) meaningfully outweighs the other side. As a consequence of supply and demand, a significant imbalance in one direction is bound to affect the price of that security.  Understanding Order Imbalances The NYSE and NASDAQ both disseminate order imbalance information each day on […]

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How to Day Trade Options

How to Day Trade Options in 2020

Day trading options has become has become increasingly popular in recent years for a number of reasons. The chance of a much higher rate of return is the main reason. Options offer several other benefits and, if used wisely, are an excellent way to help day traders reach their financial goals. If you are considering day trading options, […]

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Level 2

Spotting Breakouts With Level 2

What’s up everyone. All right, so during this episode I’m going to break down for you one of the tricks that I use in spotting breakouts with Level 2. Now this trick is based on using level two and seeing both big buyers and big sellers in terms of understanding where you’ve got points of […]

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hemp stocks

Top Hemp Stocks to Watch in 2020

With hemp stocks prices tied to regulatory decisions, all eyes are on the US government. Is it time to buy hemp stocks? The short answer is that you still might need to wait for a specific catalyst. Hemp stocks were taken out to the woodshed in 2019 as regulation, and overproduction put downward pressure on […]

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How to Trade the VIX

How to Trade the VIX

Wall Street investors tend to get very nervous during times of heightened volatility such as the 2008 financial crisis. That’s why some of them look toward the CBOE volatility index in an attempt to get some downside protection during times or market turbulence. What is the VIX? The CBOE volatility index, known by its ticker symbol VIX, […]

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Best Indicators for Day Trading

Best Indicators for Day Trading

Technical analysis can’t get complicated really quickly so we put together some of the best indicators for day trading and how you can use them. What is Technical Analysis? To understand what technical indicators are, you should first know what Technical Analysis is – and who the people who practice it are. Traditional financial analysis […]

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Best Apps for Day Trading

Best Apps for Day Trading 2020

Best Apps for Day Trading Smartphones have made our lives easier in countless ways.  With a couple taps of a finger, you can buy a Super Bowl ticket on StubHub, book a flight and hotel room in Miami through Priceline, and summon an Uber to take you to the airport. A trip to Super Bowl […]

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Best Day Trading Platform

Best Day Trading Platform for 2020

Day trading has become popular in recent years thanks to easy access to powerful computers and high-speed internet connection. However, it’s worth being aware that successful day traders need several tools, including a concrete plan and a decent trading platform. Today, we’re going to tell you everything you need to know about day trading and provide you […]

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how to evaluate a stock

How to Evaluate a Stock Before You Invest

Knowing how to evaluate a stock is a crucial step in developing your investment skills so you know whether you are getting a deal or not! How to Evaluate a Stock Example A share of common stock is a fractional claim of ownership of a company. Because thinking about owning a fraction of Apple or […]

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