How to Trade Turbulent Markets

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…

WINNERS & LOSERS – WEEKLY CLOSE CHARTS

  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.…

BUBBLES ALWAYS RUN TO TROUBLES

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…

BE YOUR OWN FUND MANAGER USING ETFS

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…

Your Takeover Windfall

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…

AUSTRALIA’S ONLY SPECIALIST FUTURES TRADING ROOM OPENS ITS DOORS

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 their trading journey. The live trading room represents the cutting edge of education in Australia and is firmly supported by a fully interactive

HOW LOW WILL OIL GO, AND WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR CONSUMERS?

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 global barometer of fear called “Gold” is rising…

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…

Don’t Forecast the Future but Rather Go With the Flow!

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…

WHY TRADERS PLAN TRADES

Written By Gary Stone When it comes to active investment in the market, it makes a lot of sense to define how you’re going to do it. The greatest traders and…