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how to spot volatility

How to Spot Volatility Opportunity in 30 Seconds

Investors and traders typically want price movement. A stagnant market doesn’t offer as many opportunities to profit with tight price ranges. Volatility is opportunity, pure and simple. As a market moves, the window expands to capture a piece of it. The buy-the-dip mentality of the past few years has conditioned some to load up on calls […]

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A No Brainer Guide To Fundamentals

A No Brainer Guide to Fundamentals

An old Peter Lynch adage for investing is, “Invest in what you know.”  The renowned Fidelity investor and manager of the largest mutual fund of its time, Magellan used this principle as a starting point to help individual investors find undervalued stocks. His approach from decades ago was developed out the necessity for investors that […]

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Rising Trading Stars

7 Rising Trading Stars You Need to Follow

Trading is tough. Making money trading is even tougher. For inspiration, tips, and good old fashion competition following some of the biggest stars in trading may give you push you need. Here are a few rising trading stars you need to follow. Nitin Saigal (33) – CIO at Kora Management Kora Management began when Bridger Management […]

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How to Quickly Spot a Winning Trade

How to Quickly Spot a Winning Trade

Although not every trade is going to be a winner, there are ways to quickly spot those “winning trades” which can greatly improve your probabilities. There are many ways to spot winning trades but the best way to spot a winning trade is to do it with simple day trading rules; the easier the rules […]

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what is the bull call spread

What is a Bull Call Spread?

The bull call spread is a long options position with a bullish bias. It may have several advantages over the purchase of outright long calls including less sensitivity to time decay (theta) as well as implied volatility (vega).  Whether it’s used with stock options or options on futures, the bull call spread may provide more efficient use […]

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