Trading Up-Close: Getting Started as a Trader

October 21, 2021
If you think you'd like to start trading stocks, what do you need to know? Kevin Horner explains what it takes to be a trader and how it differs from long-term investing.
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What is it like to trade with Schwab?

Today's Options Market Update

Stocks are pushing higher as Washington comes to terms on a debt deal and May's Nonfarm Payrolls report showed continued labor market strength.

Looking to the Futures: Wheat Rebounds from Two-Year Low

On a continuation basis, Wednesday's intraday low of 573.25 was last seen in December 2020.

Weekly Trader's Outlook

Equities volatile amid elusive debt ceiling deal.

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Diversification strategies do not ensure a profit and do not protect against losses in declining markets.

Examples used herein are not intended to represent the past or future performance of any specific strategy.