On: December 11, 2016 In: Most Popular Comments: 0

hen approaching the markets, many participants start off with an unrealistic belief about their own ability and set lofty expectations. The outcome from the market is often very different from these initial expectations. These expectations are often provided by the media or people not associated with any actual trading...

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On: December 11, 2016 In: Expert Advice, Most Popular Comments: 0

Volatility returned to the financial markets in a big way in September, as the combination of weak global growth, political uncertainty and ineffective monetary policies weighed on investor sentiment. The forces of fear and greed were on perfect display in recent weeks, as markets took turns buying and selling...

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On: June 14, 2015 In: Blog, Columns, Feature, Most Popular Comments: 0

  CURRENT AND NEW CHARTS ASX 200 INDEX – WEEKLY CLOSE –SEMI-LOG. (5877) This chart has proved to be an excellent road map for the primary trend, especially since 2003. From the bear market low in 2009, it is currently not quite making the much-touted 6000 level, which I...

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On: June 14, 2015 In: Blog, Columns, Feature, Most Popular Comments: 0

Written By: Dawn Bolton-Smith    BUBBLES ALWAYS RUN TO TROUBLES It’s all about charts! In the previous issue of Your Trading Edge, I was looking for a run to 6000 on our ASX 200 Index, which just fell short with a high 5996.4 on April 13th with the daily chart...

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On: June 14, 2015 In: Blog, Columns, Feature, Most Popular Comments: 0

Written By  Gary Stone The arrival of ETFs (Exchange-traded funds) on the investing landscape, their increasing popularity and their ongoing expansion to cover more and more sectors, specific industries, commodities and market segments continues to open up an increasing number of opportunities for investors in being their own fund...

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On: June 14, 2015 In: Blog, Columns, Feature, Most Popular Comments: 0

Written By:  Janine Cox   When news surfaces that a share you hold in your portfolio is to be taken over, what is the first thing you do? You grab your phone of course, and check the current price to see for yourself that the news is true. Even...

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On: June 14, 2015 In: Blog, Columns, Expert Advice, Feature, Most Popular Comments: 0

Australia’s own fully moderated Futures Day Trading Room has gone live. The award-winning International Day Trading Academy has recently launched its members-only day trading room here in Australia. The trading room provides traders of any levels with a fully supported online trading environment to start their trading and accelerate...

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On: June 14, 2015 In: Blog, Columns, Expert Advice, Feature, Most Popular Comments: 0

Written By: Sophie Davidson At one point on January 7, both U.S. Light Crude (WTI) and European Light Crude (Brent) were trading below $50 per barrel. WTI hit $47 early in the morning after passing the $50 mark on the previous day. Brent briefly dipped below $50 at around the...

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On: June 14, 2015 In: Blog, Columns, Expert Advice, Feature, Most Popular Comments: 0

What can you do to turn this rise into a potential Gold Mine of trading opportunities? Written By: Lachlan Elsworth   The Status Quo Whenever I am asked to write an article, I like to question the status quo and provide every reader with thought provoking content and education. I...

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On: June 14, 2015 In: Blog, Columns, Feature, Most Popular Comments: 0

Written By Brad McFadden Don’t Forecast the Future but Rather Go With the Flow! Is it really helpful to make predictions about where financial markets will be in the future? I don’t think so. We (humans) are terrified of the unknown. Prediction is our way of giving us some sense...

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