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Your trading reality is not fixed it's made up stuff from your mind

Trading Reality<p>Your trading reality is not what you think it is: As you all know only too well the idea of being “realistic” is favoured by the …

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The Physical Retail Doomsday Won’t Hurt These Stocks

Retail Sector Doom and Gloom<p><i>The days are numbered for many brick-and-mortar retail giants, but there are some who are well prepared for the …

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Stocks Algo Trading Bot Morning Huddle | MTB Market Analysis

“Mighty Mouse” Leads The Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms<p>Good morning. Mighty Mouse, today's high performing algorithm, headlines the Holly …

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Daily Crude Oil Trading Plan and Pre-Market Prep | MTB Market Analysis

02 June | Crude Oil Trading Plan & Pre-Market Prep<p>On Crude Oil, Price is still in really big daily demand. I’m looking for price to break out of …

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How to Rock Content Marketing for Netflix Stock

In the age of digital content, Netflix Stock (NFLX) reigns supreme. With total subscriptions nearing 100 million worldwide, the over-the-top content …

Digital Marketing

How to Invest in Bitcoin Without Actually Buying Bitcoin

Here are a few ways to potentially profit.<p>With bitcoin hitting record high prices recently, many investors are wondering if they should jump on to …

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Why Brain Coherence Improves Trading

Brain Coherance and Trading<p><b>Over the last 10 years neuro scientists are unearthing many a valuable discovery on the workings of the mind. The</b> …

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Wall Street watchers go bearish on Trump

Bearish talk on the Trump agenda from Barron's, which provides Axios AM readers with free links to three pieces behind the paywall:<p><b>"The controversies</b> …

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Professional Trader Q&A Session - Gary Norden, 24th May, 6pm EST

Your Chance to put questions to a Professional Trader<p>It’s rare for retail traders to get access to a professional trader, let alone get the chance to …

US stocks sink on Trump impeachment fears

US stock indices suffered their worst trading day in eight months on Wednesday, as concern mounted that political turmoil in Washington could derail President Donald Trump's efforts to push through pro-growth policies.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average Index closed down 372.82 points, or 1.78pc, at …

These are the world's richest hedge fund managers

Good news for fans of Jeremy Corbyn: the world's richest hedge fund managers have had a bad year, earning a mere $11bn (£8.5bn) between them - the …

AAPL Valuation Makes It the First US Company to Exceed $800 Billion

AAPL Valuation Fundamentals<p><i>Apple’s successful diversification into</i> <i>the</i> <i>cloud and the anticipation of the new iPhone line sends its valuation higher for</i> …

Traders Are Fleeing the Options Market

Falling volumes and spiraling costs are pushing trading firms out of U.S. options, raising concerns about fragility in a market that investors rely on to protect portfolios.<p>Trading has dwindled in most areas of the market, and investors and traders are grappling with increasing …

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Emini S&P Trading Strategies | Pre-Market Prep and Trading Levels

We are at the top of the range, not hit the top yet but this is a line in the sand. So we have to look out for a headfake up, a reversal down from …

Bitcoin Price Sets New All-Time High at $1,377: Main Factors

Bitcoin price surpassed its previous all-time high to achieve $1,377, then dropped five percent across major Bitcoin exchanges in Japan and the US …

Cryptocurrency

Markets Live: Big week for banks

One hundred days after <b>Donald Trump</b> took charge of the White House, global markets retain a <b>bullish bid</b> as investors demonstrate a continuing …

Escape One Tiny House

The Escape One is built by a company with over 25 years of experience designing high-end tiny houses known for their unique styling and light, airy …

The 5 Top-Producing Gold Mines in the World

Image source: Getty Images.<p>For thousands of years -- since ancient Egypt -- people have been digging gold out of the ground, and it likely will continue to be highly valued for many years to come.<p>Around the world, people have found places to sink their shovels and satisfy their appetites for the …

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MSFT - Microsoft’s Rumored CloudBook Could Rival Google’s Chromebook

<i>Microsoft ( MSFT ) is taking the fight to Google with its rumored new budget laptop running on cloud to deal with lesser global PC sales.</i><p><b></b>When you’re …

Debt levels are now back where they were when Jim Cramer had his prophetic TV meltdown 10 years ago

• <b>It's nearly the 10th anniversary of Jim Cramer's epic "they know nothing!" rant about bank illiquidity on CNBC, so we're looking at what's changed since then.</b>• <b><br>It's not good.</b>• <b><br>US corporate debt may be so high that it's a threat to global stability, according to the IMF.</b>• <b><br>The UK</b> <b>has high unsecured consumer</b> …

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Will Tesla Do to Cars What Apple Did to Smartphones?

The company’s fate rides on the answers to three unresolved questions about the auto industry’s future: driven or self-driving? Electric or gas? Private or shared?<p>As Tesla surged past Ford and General Motors last week to become the most valuable car company in the United States, here was the …

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5 life-changing lessons from Warren Buffett's favorite business book

Few people living today have a name as synonymous with success as legendary investor Warren Buffett.<p>Famous for making near-perfect bets on businesses since the 1940s, Buffett is a seemingly permanent presence on lists of the planet’s richest people, as well as one of the most charitable …

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The Rise of Far-Right Populism: A Brief Introduction

The Rise of Far-Right Populism: A Brief Introduction<p>“Brexit was a war. We won. There’s no turning back now.” – Arron Banks.[1]<p>The United Kingdom’s …

April 2017 Market Outlook for EUR - Politics Take Cantre Stage - Markets Analysis

<b>April 2017 Market Outlook for EUR</b><p>Politics takes center stage for the single currency in April with elections in France and the start of the Brexit …

What Does Geert Wilders ’ Loss Mean for Le Pen & French Election? - Markets Analysis

Far-right leader Geert Wilders suffered a swift defeat in the March 15 Dutch election, delivering a significant blow to Europe’s populist uprising. …

Bitcoin Price Rises Higher Than Gold... But Its Value Is A Different Story

Indian Belfrics CEO of Praveen Kumar addresses a press conference during the launch of the firms’s Indian Bitcoin exchange operations in Bangalore / AFP / MANJUNATH KIRAN/Getty Images<p>Since hitting a record-low of $177 in January 2015, Bitcoin is up almost 600%.<p>On March 2, 2017, it reached a new …

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My $6,000 mistake. 6 hidden facts about live trade rooms

Live trade rooms, where subscribers pay to watch somebody trade live on line, seem like the perfect education tool. I hear from a lot of traders …

Why Traders Fear Losing So Much

Fear of losing is a major stumbling block to lasting trading success. It is possibly the biggest threat to our survival as traders and to our ability …

How Much Money Would I Have If I Had Invested at Amazon.com's IPO?

Amazon has made some early investors very very wealthy.<p>Few stocks have outperformed <b>Amazon.com</b> (NASDAQ:AMZN) since the company started trading shares …

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