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Which products do you/do you intend to trade mainly?  

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  1. 1. Which products do you/do you intend to trade mainly?

    • Agriculture
      46
    • Energy
      95
    • Equities
      197
    • Equity Index
      138
    • FX
      234
    • Interest Rate
      39
    • Metals
      100
    • Other
      79


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7 hours ago, Emma Bunton said:

Hi traders, how are you? I am just joined here. The community looks beautiful, easy and good structure. 

yea

a good forum with great users

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Having just finished reading Ric Edelman The Truth About Money, I am figuring it is best to  keep trying the old fashioned way and " get rich slowly".  I have set up my trading accounts with a 20% profit point, and an +/- 8% stop loss point. 

Over a period of 5 -1 5 years, the stock market reliably returns about 10% per year, on average.  So I am looking at doing less trading, except programmatically, to rebalance, and when I get near to a sell target.

I am also managing for volatility, by splitting my account between equities and  fixed income, real estate, and cash. The cash I suppose to be used in event of market melt down, to go pick up some bargains!

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I have just recently started to learn forex trading, I wouldn't call myself an trader, I would put myself in the begineer category. Not a expert of trading but a newbie either.

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On 7/25/2018 at 9:59 AM, danparkes said:

My Name is Dan. I'm a beginner trader. I'm looking for a good place to start when it comes to day trading? 

 

Does anyone have any suggestions? Thanks!

Hi Dan,

I am new here too, but I have been studying/trading for a few years. I would recommend looking into day trading with price action. I am currently enrolled in Al Brooks Price Action course,
but there are books you can start out with. Understanding Price Action by Bob Volman is a good book.

Good luck.

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hello, my name is cart, i just joined this forum.  I am not an alien, but learning to speak and very grateful to the alien types who asked I seek out this forum.

Looking forward to learning

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Good afternoon,

I'm new on here.  I came looking to find some info on the Forex market.  I've seen lots of brokers ads about the Forex and seen some people talking about the Forex market, but I've never payed to much attention to it. I always had other markets to look at or other things to do.  So, what I need is a point to start learning ... like what a PIP is,  how do you buy/sell this currency pair, how much money is a PIP ( if I make 100 PIPs how much is that ) , etc.

Secondly,  I wanted to know if anyone had ever taken the EAP course by Steven Hart ?  How that came out and so forth ?

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Hi,

I am new here - just made my maiden post about what I think about SPY's future.

I've been learning how to trade since last 3-4 months only. It would be great to meet like minded folks!

Cheers!

 

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Hi this Andy Goswami from NJ, joined this forum.

Beginner in Futures trading - about 4th week into live trading.

Looking for lots of mentoring, coaching. Have a day job but trying to plan to replace the inflow.

Looking forward to exciting times and a new way of life.

Thanks

 

 

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