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Forex Money Management, Stop Orders

A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding the European Central Bank

Talking Points<p>Understanding Any Central Bank<br>• Key Economic Mandates of the ECB<br>• Pivotal Moves By The ECB<br>• Future Challenges<br>• 2014 Meetings<p>As a Forex trader …

The Scalpers Checklist

• Always identify market conditions prior to trading<br>• Your strategy and entries should reflect the market<br>• Plan your risk and write your trades down to …

Using Swing Points To Identify Price Reversals

We know that there is no such thing as a 'holy grail' in Forex trading. However, when it comes to Forex charting, there is something that comes …

How Do You Approach The Market?

The first step in trading the Forex market is to determine how you are going to approach the market itself, i.e. defining your style of trading. …

Elliott Wave Forecast : Analysis and Trading Signals

In this blog, we will talk about the concept of Market Timing. Market is a wild animal which always, is in full control. Many traders want to trade …

Trading

Develop A Daily 'Technical Analysis' Routine » Learn To Trade

Most of you know I publish a daily market commentary each day shortly after the daily Forex market close. What many of you probably do not know is …

Trading

LeBron James Would Love to Score 60 Points, Not Sure If He Could

LeBron James has four NBA MVP awards, two championship rings, a pair of Olympic gold medals and even a scoring title (2007-08) under his belt.<p>What he doesn't have, though, is a 60-point game.<p>While he's seen some of his biggest competitors put up mind-boggling numbers (a New York Knicks …

Basketball

Rajon Rondo Will Not Shed a Tear When KG and Pierce Return to Garden

Link to Media<p>When has Rajon Rondo ever let his emotions get the best of him?<p>He certainly hasn't in the past—even developing a bit of a reputation as a tough player to get along with—and that won't change heading into the Boston Celtics' showdown with Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and the rest of the …

How the “Navy SEALs” of trading are taking on Wall Street’s predatory robots

<i>Editors’ note: This article was originally published on October 25, 2013. It explains how IEX—the firm profiled in</i> Flash Boys<i>, Michael Lewis’s book about high-frequency trading published today—works to neutralize the advantages high-frequency traders enjoy in the markets.</i><p>A plague of predators are …

Creating a Culture of Unconditional Love

During my first decade working in the Buenos Aires office of Egon Zehnder in the late 1990s, our Argentine executive search practice soared, recording the highest per capita financial performance in the whole firm for five consecutive years. But we all know what happened in 2001. By the end of the …

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How to Place Stop & Profit Targets like A Professional » Learn To Trade

Today’s article is going to give you guys a “sneak-peak” into exactly how I decide on my stop and profit target placements. I get a lot of emails …

Pyramiding - A Money Management Strategy To Increase Profits » Learn To Trade

In today’s lesson I am going to teach you guys how to “trade with the market’s money”. That’s right, I am going to show you how to scale in or …

Episode 503: Adding Up The Cost Of The Planet Money T-Shirt

Today's show is the final installment of the Planet Money T-shirt project.<p>In all, each shirt cost us about $12.42. We open up the books and explain how that breaks down — how much went to cotton, how much went to the workers in Bangladesh, and how much went places we would never have imagined.<p>If …

Will 2014 be another slam dunk for stocks?

Investment Roundtable: 2014 stock market outlook is modestly bullish, stock pickers predict.<p>NEW YORK The stock market, up about 25% and on track for its biggest gain in 10 years, has put up championship-like numbers this year. But stocks are no longer cheap. And although there are still a lot of …

Investment Roundtable: Top stock picks for 2014

Five investment managers and strategists explain what's behind their top bets for next year.<p>On Dec. 6, USA TODAY Wall Street reporter Adam Shell interviewed five top investment managers and strategists for USA TODAY's 18th annual Investment Roundtable.<p>The panel spent three hours debating how …

Be honest: When's last time you reviewed your 401(k)?

For many workers, a 401(k) plan is the cornerstone of their retirement plan. With defined benefit plans disappearing, Americans are now charged with making sound financial planning decisions, often with little professional assistance from an advisor.<p>While millions of Americans rely on a 401(k) plan …

Do investors benefit from profit guidance?

Ask Matt: Earnings guidance is more of a benefit than a detriment but it's not foolproof.<p>USA TODAY <i>markets reporter Matt Krantz answers a different reader question every weekday. To submit a question, e-mail Matt at mkrantz@usatoday.com.</i><p><b>Q: Do investors benefit when companies give profit guidance?</b><p>A: …

The Cover Of This Week's Barron's Is Super Bullish

Unfortunately, this rule hasn't worked during this rally. (see here, here, here, here, here, here, and here).<p>Having said all of that, the story is nevertheless bullish.<p>"The 10 strategists <i>Barron's</i> consulted about the outlook for 2014 have year-end targets for the S&P of 1900 to 2100, well above …

Apartment rents will keep rising next year

Tight supply and rising demand are still the forces driving the trend.<p>Higher rents are ahead next year for the nation's apartment dwellers, but some cities will see smaller bumps than in recent years, market researchers say.<p>Rents will increase 3.1% nationally next year, about the same as this year, …

Jeff Gundlach Takes A Contrarian Stance On Fed Policy In This Sweeping Presentation

During the call, he discussed Fed stimulus, which he thinks will be around longer than most foresee due to low inflation rates.<p>Gundlach also said that while relaxation in lending standards has people worried about corporate bonds — and that this could come back to haunt the market in the future — …

3 Stocks Peter Lynch Would Avoid In Today's Markets

Anyone who has followed the work of legendary investor Peter Lynch (manager of Magellan Fund from 1977 to 1990) closely cannot help but ask which stocks he would avoid in today’s markets.<p>The answer is to be found in the 9th chapter of his book <i>One Up On Wall Street</i> (Penguin Books, 1989), where he …

This Is Generation Flux: Meet The Pioneers Of The New (And Chaotic) Frontier Of Business

The future of business is pure chaos. Here’s how you can survive–and perhaps even thrive.<p><b>DJ Patil pulls a 2-foot-long metalbar</b> from his backpack. The contraption, which he calls a “double pendulum,” is hinged in the middle, so it can fold in on itself. Another hinge on one end is attached to a …

The Secrets Of Generation Flux

How brilliantly managed chaos sparks success inside Nike, Box, Cisco, Foursquare, Intuit, and more.<p><b>If Wes Anderson ever</b> conjures up a hipster mad scientist, he’ll look a lot like Aaron Levie, the cofounder and CEO of an Internet company called Box. Levie’s a mess of jangly nerves, topped by a wild …

How BluePrint Designed A Better Way To Sell Juice

Zoe Sakoutis and Erica Huss founded the BluePrint Cleanse on a simple premise: Juice fasting should be easier.<p>My friends began talking about a lemon juice, cayenne pepper, and maple syrup detox program called the Master Cleanse in the 1990s, and the variety of juice “fast” diets has grown wildly …

The dispute the entire oil industry is watching

'Beverly Hills" is the pride of Fort McKay.<p>A building boom is under way on this street of stylish new houses, nicknamed after one of America's wealthiest cities. It's a required stop for every visitor to this First Nation reserve smack-dab in the middle of Alberta's oil sands region.<p>Cobblestone …

Electric-Vehicle Owners Get Charged Up Over Charging-Station Manners

Dimitrios Papadogonas, a vice president of marketing at Silicon Valley-based ChargePoint, was sitting in the governor’s office not long ago, when he …