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5 Ways to Plan Your Trading Day in Advance

Planning ahead for the trading week is a very important, yet often overlooked trading task. Many traders guess if the conditions are suitable for trading instead of using objective rules. Professional traders of futures, forex, and stocks know better. Here are several ways to prepare: 1. Know the upcoming news events for the day and […]

Yellen to Become Fed Chair on Feb. 1, 2014

We previously created a post mentioning Janet Yellen’s approach to the Federal Reserve Chair seat. Leading up to her final approval, there was much controversy among members of both leading U.S. political parties as to her suitability and how she will impact the financial world. On January 6, 2014, the U.S. Senate voted 56-26 to […]

Reactions to Yellen Approaching Fed Chair Seat

In the trading world, much concern has been expressed regarding President Obama’s nomination of Janet Yellen for the position of Federal Reserve Chair.  Yellen’s confirmation as Fed Chairman requires Senate approval.  The current Chairman, Ben Bernanke, will see his term expire on January 31, 2014.  This position would arguably make Yellen the most powerful woman […]