Kunal Desai, Founder and Lead Trader
level 2

Why Level 2 Trading Strategies are Overrated

There are successful traders who use Level 2 a lot in their trading strategy. There are other traders who only use for placing orders and gauging liquidity. I happen to be one of those traders that don’t use in my trading strategies as a buy or sell signal. Many different ways to trade profitably. The …

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New Stock Traders

The 7 Biggest Obstacles for New Stock Traders

One of the biggest misconceptions new stock traders have is that the tools make the trader. The typical questions we get from new traders are “What scans do you run?” “What broker do you use?” Which charting software do you use?” “How many monitors do you have?” While these are important tools in order to …

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Best Free Stock Trading Tools to Use in 2020

Momentum trading is the best style of trading to achieve large returns in a short period of time. To succeed with a momentum style of investing, you must be using the right stock trading tools.  After teaching 1000’s of aspiring stock traders over the past decade, we know how much new and struggling traders are …

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struggling traders

The 5 Types of Struggling Traders

We don’t sugarcoat it. Most people fail at this game. The 90%-95% failure stat you see thrown around all the time isn’t far from the truth. There are struggling traders everywhere, despite how it appears to be on social media. If you’re reading this you probably fall in this category also.  Despite what society tells …

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stock market crash

What to Do in a Stock Market Crash

As per usual during a 2% market pullback in recent years, everyone starts to panic and think about a recession. A stock market crash is actually one of the best opportunities for traders who have the right strategies, and make decisions under pressure.  Some of the biggest fortunes in the world have come from stock …

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IBKR Lite

Interactive Brokers to Launch IBKR Lite Platform with Free Trading Commissions

Recently Interactive Brokers launched a new brokerage service called IBKR Lite. This brokerage will offer free commissions and unlimited trades on US exchange-listed stocks and ETF’s (exchange-traded funds). Here some of the key features that you should know about: Zero commissions on US exchange-listed stocks and ETFs No account minimums No inactivity fees Free market …

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