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Swing trading

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Swing trading is a speculative trading strategy in financial markets where a tradable asset is held for between one and several days in an effort to profit from price changes or 'swings'. [1]

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Alexander Elder

Alexander Elder, M.D., is a Russian-American professional trader and a teacher of traders.

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Algorithmic trading

Algorithmic trading is a method of executing a large order (too large to fill all at once) using automated pre-programmed trading instructions accounting for variables such as time, price, and volume to send small slices of the order (child orders) out to the market over time.

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Buy and hold

Buy and hold, also called position trading, is an investment strategy where an investor buys stocks and holds them for a long time, with the goal that stocks will gradually increase in value over a long period of time.

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Day trading

Day trading is speculation in securities, specifically buying and selling financial instruments within the same trading day.

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Don't fight the tape

Don't fight the tape is a term used in finance.

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Dow theory

The Dow theory on stock price movement is a form of technical analysis that includes some aspects of sector rotation.

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Fundamental analysis

Fundamental analysis, in accounting and finance, is the analysis of a business's financial statements (usually to analyze the business's assets, liabilities, and earnings); health; and its competitors and markets.

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Howard Lindzon

Howard Lindzon is a Canadian author, financial analyst, technical analyst and super angel investor.

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Investopedia is a privately owned website based in New York City that focuses on investing education and financial news.

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Market trend

A market trend is a perceived tendency of financial markets to move in a particular direction over time.

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a private research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.

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Money management

Money management is the process of expense tracking, investing, budgeting, banking and evaluating taxes of ones money which is also called investment management.

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Moving average

In statistics, a moving average (rolling average or running average) is a calculation to analyze data points by creating series of averages of different subsets of the full data set.

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Short (finance)

In finance, a short sale (also known as a short, shorting, or going short) is the sale of an asset (securities or other financial instrument) that the seller does not own.

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Speculation is the purchase of an asset (a commodity, goods, or real estate) with the hope that it will become more valuable at a future date.

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Technical analysis

In finance, technical analysis is an analysis methodology for forecasting the direction of prices through the study of past market data, primarily price and volume.

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The New York Times International Edition

The New York Times International Edition is an English-language newspaper printed at 38 sites throughout the world and sold in more than 160 countries and territories.

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Today Trader

Today Trader, Inc is a trading and education service that started in 2008.

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Trading strategy

In finance, a trading strategy is a fixed plan that is designed to achieve a profitable return by going long or short in markets.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swing_trading

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