Educational Day Trading Videos
Watch & Learn 3 Free Trading Methods
Using the ABC Pattern
Wish there was an easy way to gauge where the rest of the trading day is headed? There is – watch to learn how to divide the trading day into three sections: A, B, and C. Look for the breakout moves to enter.
Trading the News
Do you avoid the chaos surrounding news events? Do you instead want to take advantage of the big moves? Learn how to avoid the chop and capitalize on the volatility. You'll see these patterns again and again.
Using the ATR (Average True Range)
We always say, "Trade based on what the market can produce." Our preferred tool to gauge tradabiltiy is the ATR. Found in most software platforms, the ATR will help you trade with responsible profits and stops.
Latest Trading Videos
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 13
April 26, 2019
So, what does it mean when people on the news are talking about markets reaching new highs? Is this important to your trading? This video discusses trader and market psychology. Traders do not like missing out on big moves. The markets can entice them with new highs. Sometimes, people get in too late. Often, there is a retracement or pullback, meaning price drops again. This is because there is less demand. This causes a branched selling situation.
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 12
April 12, 2019
It's important to look at candlestick patterns as principles rather than exact patterns. Look at the whole picture, the whole chart, instead of taking a purely mechanical approach. This video focuses on one such pattern called the Rising Three. By itself, the pattern is less effective than combined with the big picture. The method focuses on 'effort' required for price movements. Watch the full video, as there's a bit to this free trading method.
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 11
April 5, 2019
Do you understand price mechanics? What about big red candles? They, like their big green cousins, can tell you a lot about the market. In this video, we discuss the reversal candle, or reversal candlestick pattern, with variations. It is important to look at the big picture (the whole chart) rather than an isolated portion. The outside reversal variation is discussed around 2:20, with the key reversal, and outside key reversal explained later.
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 10
March 29, 2019
Here we focus on price/candle patterns and mechanics. Price action can be used to find trades and filter out bad trades. Before you can identify these things, you will need to be able to understand price basics. Here, we compare it to an auction and economic theory. The first candle type, the big green candle, is discussed at about the 4:00 mark. What does it mean? You'll have to watch the video to find out. Hint: think auctioneer with price driven by demand.
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 9
March 6, 2019
Here is a super simple day trading strategy that is based on other videos in this series. We plan to teach you more in further videos, so stayed tuned. It's easy to get started trading the E-mini, so if you need assistance getting set up with a platform or real-time futures data, let us know. Use the contact form on this website. This strategy works on a 5-minute chart, but it can be adapted to others. First, begin looking for candles with huge volume.
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 8
March 1, 2019
Let's take what we learned about volume from the last episode and combine it with trends, trend lines, supply, and demand. Volume speaks volumes about the market. It speaks about the relationship of supply and demand as well as market movements. Learn how you can use this information to get ahead of other traders. Trends that have little volume will end sooner than those that have greater volume. Take notes with this video when it comes to trend line analysis.
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 7
February 22, 2019
Volume is the number of shares or contracts traded during a specific time period. Forex does not offer that information (just tick volume, which is a bit different), but stocks, futures, and commodities typically do. In stock trading, you have deals happening all the time with people buying various shares. All of those shares are added together. At the end of the day, all of that is added together for the total volume. NinjaTrader includes a free news indicator.
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 6
February 15, 2019
Today's episode will continue with support and resistance with a new focus on a trends. Trends are typically your friends: price steadily continues in a direction and you close your trade at profit. When day trading price action, you can use price channels to find good trades and filter to avoid some bad conditions. Take a look at the lines the instructor draws. The rules in this video are very clear. Do you know the difference between up/downtrends?
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 5
February 1, 2019
What about support and resistance? Most traders use support and resistance in some way. We think of support is an invisible boundary that price does not drop below for the time being. When traders recognize support, they may buy up the asset. Thus, price does not decrease below that value because buying force is encountered. Also, as a secondary force, sellers stop selling because they believe price will not go lower for now. Resistance is the opposite.
How to Day Trade Using Price Action: Pt. 4
January 18, 2019
The discussion you've been waiting for: supply and demand. These two forces shape price action. They determine the price patterns seen on charts. The greater the number of buyers or the greater the quantity of buying, the stronger the demand. The inverse is true for supply and selling. Think of total supply and demand amounts relational; as a yin and yang. At the end of the day, market activity should balance (in theory). Watch the video to learn more.
All trades should be considered hypothetical. No guarantees or claims of performance are offered. Past performance is not indicative of future results. Day trading is risky and may cause substantial financial loss. Individual performance may vary, as trading subjects your finances to new, unexpected market conditions. You are responsible for executing trades. Before trading, consult with a licensed broker and a financial expert see if day trading is suitable for you.
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