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Research & Analyze

Know what to look for and how to look for it.
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Understanding the health of the underlying business and its prospects can help support—or scuttle—the case for a potential trade
As a trader, you can’t control the direction of the market. Risk is a fact of life.
Bearish countertrend trading involves selling short securities when prices are increasing with the prevailing trend, in anticipation of a reversal to the downside.

“The trend is your friend” may be one of the oldest and most often repeated adages in trading. Some would suggest that it is one of the most useful.

Markets are a little more volatile this week but the uptrend is still intact. However, I’m going with a neutral stance next week as the current set-up doesn’t seem to be providing a clear signal on direction.     
Stock selection doesn’t have to be difficult, but you do need to be flexible.
Making sure that your strategy timeframe and the market trend are in alignment can potentially help you employ a more effective trade strategy.
Find out how a head and shoulders pattern forms and what it signals.
Look to these factors when looking for reasons to be bullish.
Learn about why gold is considered to be so valuable as well as various vehicles that allow you to hold an interest in gold.
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