Immediately following the Massachusetts election upset, Obama sent the market into turmoil with the announcement of his “bank attack” regulation proposal. See Kevin Haggerty’s comments on these latest market movers.
Tim Bourquin recently interviewed five full-time traders on how they approach the markets. Find out what techniques and market knowledge are used by these professional traders to find great trading opportunities.
If you trade volatility, then learn how to minimize your exposure to market risk without sacrificing profit. Larry Connors recommends Jeff Augen’s new book which offers some new findings you may apply to boost your options portfolio.
What are rollovers, and how do they affect the way you trade in the market? Here’s what you need to know about this unique market dynamic and its function in your tradin
Tempted to jump on board in the commodity markets? Before you dive in, here’s another way to make significant profits in trading mini-sized future contracts on gold and silver.
Want to get a feel of how to trade volatility? Larry Connors shares with you new research to trade the VIX tracking ETN, the VXX.
In today’s trading lesson, Larry Connors shows you how to apply historical volatility to your stock and ETF trading to potentially time big market moves.
Covered call strategies are a favorite with option sellers. But in a volatility crush, this normally successful strategy can cause traders and investors to suffer losses for months in a row. Here’s how to navigate these waters successfully.
Since March 23, 2009, the world of currency futures trading has added a new dimension known as Forex E-micro Futures, and aimed at the self-directed individual trader. TradingMarkets Contributor Larry Schneider takes a look at this E-micro currency futures and how it can work for your portfolio.
What does volatility mean to us as options traders? Plenty, since it measures risk and investor sentiment. Options trader Ken Trester examines why volatility is an important factor to consider before making an options play.