How do i become a stock trader?

Answer Anyone can be a stock trader with an online trading account. A few brokerage firms have even removed any minimum dollar amount to open an account. But if you are interested in being a serious day t... Read More »

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What is a professional stock trader?

A professional stock trader is an individual who buys and sells investments, such as company stock, mutual fund shares, options, futures and bonds in a financial market. A professional stock trade... Read More »

What is a momentum stock trader?

A momentum stock trader in the financial markets hunts upward trends in individual securities. This trading strategy is often adhered to during positive market cycles and is less effective when the... Read More »

Day Trader Stock Regulations?

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reports that day traders, who invest in stock for the extreme short term, make up a significant portion of all daily market activity. Before embarking o... Read More »

What is a Stock Trader's Salary?

A stock traderÕs (or securities traderÕs) salary varies greatly according to years of experience and market conditions. A new stock trader can expect to make about $42,000 to $67,000 annually whi... Read More »