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Stocks lower on data and persistent COVID-19 concerns.
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While volatility has eased back from record high levels, signs of bargain hunting are waning and forward progress has stalled. Until good news arrives from the front lines of the virus battle, the market is likely to continue its current pattern of two steps forward; one step back.
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Exchanges Increase Margin Requirements Amidst Extreme Volatility
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Schwab’s expert in Trading and Derivatives looks at volatility spikes over the past 25 years to see how buyers fared when others were selling.
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In the same way a bank can lend you money if you have equity in your house, your brokerage firm can lend you money against the value of investments in your portfolio.
Here are seven strategies to help you improve your futures trading knowledge.
Bollinger Bands® help you identify sharp, short-term price movements and potential entry and exit points.
Identify and evaluate potential trade opportunities using technical analysis tools, including trend lines, moving averages, volume, and more.
Bear markets typically occur once every five years. Is your portfolio ready for a market downturn? Get prepared with these seven investing strategies.
Learn what margin is, the benefits and risks, and four tips for managing margin risk.

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