Category: Futures & Commodities


How To Short Sell Futures | Trader Steve’s Mini-Lesson

Hey, what’s up, fellow traders? Its Trader Steve, Futures Warrior, here. I thought on a day like today, and in recent weeks, we’ve had such tremendous volatility and sell off, a corrective bearish market here in recent weeks, that I thought it would be a prime opportunity to teach you about how do you make […]

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The Oil Markets: What’s Going On?

The oil markets are notoriously volatile and uncertain from one week to the next, but the latest tensions have even the most seasoned industry veterans scratching their heads over what’s likely to happen next. With a range of major structural changes coming to the oil markets, it’s no surprise that so many people are curious […]

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Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) Definition: Day Trading Terminology

ICE is the acronym used for the Intercontinental Exchange, which is an electronic exchange platform designed originally for the trading of energy related products, but which has expanded to offer trading in other commodities, foreign exchange and interest rate products and equity index futures. ICE is now the parent company of a wide range of […]

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Futures Trading

A Beginner’s Guide to Futures Trading

Futures have grown from covering a few obscure agricultural products to dominating trading for a wide range of different assets and products. There are even futures for intangible measures, such as volatility, that are among the most widely traded securities on the market. Futures were originally designed to allow buyers and sellers of raw materials […]

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Commodity Definition: Day Trading Terminology

A commodity is a loose term that describes a set of primary goods with shared features. Commodities are usually natural products that are used as first-stage inputs into more complex manufactured goods. Commodities are generally seen as interchangeable within their sub-class and grade. For example, copper is one of the world’s most widely used commodities. […]

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