1. Trading Forex Trends With MACD And Moving Averages
    Forex Strategies

    Trading Forex Trends With MACD And Moving Averages

    Although based on short-term trading, keeping the long-term picture in mind will help investors trade with the trend.
  2. Bear Put Spreads: A Roaring Alternative To Short Selling
    Options & Futures

    Bear Put Spreads: A Roaring Alternative To Short Selling

    This strategy allows you to stop chasing losses when you're feeling bearish.
  3. ETF Options Vs. Index Options
    Mutual Funds & ETFs

    ETF Options Vs. Index Options

    Choosing either ETF options or index options can make the difference between big profits or a big bust.
  4. Profit On Any Price Change With Long Straddles
    Options & Futures

    Profit On Any Price Change With Long Straddles

    In this strategy, traders cash in when the underlying security rises - and when it falls.
  5. Options On Gold And Silver ETFs
    Options & Futures

    Options On Gold And Silver ETFs

    Trading the commodities can mean extra expenses. These commodity-based ETFs give you the flexibility of trading like stocks.
  6. 4 Types Of Indicators FX Traders Must Know
    Forex Education

    4 Types Of Indicators FX Traders Must Know

    By learning a variety of indicators, you can determine the right time and the right strategy to trade any given currency pair.
  7. Using Elliott Wave To Trade Forex Markets
    Forex Education

    Using Elliott Wave To Trade Forex Markets

    Learn how to set up a trading plan using this method, to profit as a forex trader.
  8. Combining Trend-Following and Countertrend Indicators
    Active Trading

    Combining Trend-Following and Countertrend Indicators

    In the long run, one of the best approaches to successful trading might be melding these two seemingly disparate methods together.
  9. Adjusting A Long Call Into A Butterfly Spread
    Trading Strategies

    Adjusting A Long Call Into A Butterfly Spread

    There are many key advantages offered to options traders who deal only in the underlying securities.
  10. Taking Advantage Of Volatility Spikes With Credit Spreads
    Markets

    Taking Advantage Of Volatility Spikes With Credit Spreads

    Alert options traders can follow this strategy to improve their chances of success.
  11. Options Trading: How Implied Volatility Affects Calendar ...
    Options & Futures

    Options Trading: How Implied Volatility Affects Calendar ...

    Even if the risk curves for a calendar spread look enticing, a trader needs to assess implied volatility for the options on the underlying security.
  12. Master Futures Trading With Trend-Following Indicators
    Mutual Funds & ETFs

    Master Futures Trading With Trend-Following Indicators

    The futures market is a lot less scary when these indicators are used to establish current trends.
  13. Understanding The 2010 Options Symbology
    Options & Futures

    Understanding The 2010 Options Symbology

    There is a wealth of information in the expanded option symbols, but they should make things easier for traders.
  14. The Dangerous Lure Of Cheap Out-Of-The-Money Options
    Options & Futures

    The Dangerous Lure Of Cheap Out-Of-The-Money Options

    Betting on an expected move is fine, but one must understand the risks involved in a position - and consider the alternatives.
  15. Trade The Covered Call - Without The Stock
    Options & Futures

    Trade The Covered Call - Without The Stock

    The standard covered call can be used to hedge positions or generate income. This calendar spread may do so more effectively.
  16. Advanced Option Trading: The Modified Butterfly Spread
    Options & Futures

    Advanced Option Trading: The Modified Butterfly Spread

    This strategy provides traders with the flexibility to craft a position with unique risk/reward characteristics.
  17. Options Trading: The Modidor Spread
    Options & Futures

    Options Trading: The Modidor Spread

    Use this modification of an iron condor to reduce risk and increase your chance at profiting on the trade.
  18. Sizing A Futures Trade Using Average True Range
    Active Trading Fundamentals

    Sizing A Futures Trade Using Average True Range

    Futures trading is risky business, so it's crucial that traders' positions match the level of risk they are willing to bear.
  19. The Basics Of The Long Ratio Backspread
    Options & Futures

    The Basics Of The Long Ratio Backspread

    This option trading strategy allows for unlimited profit potential in a given direction while still providing security.
  20. Minimize Risk With The Long Collar
    Options & Futures

    Minimize Risk With The Long Collar

    Think your favorite stock is on the way down? This simple option-trading strategy can help you manage your risks without selling the stock.
  21. Setting Profit Traps With Butterfly Spreads
    Options & Futures

    Setting Profit Traps With Butterfly Spreads

    The OTM butterfly spread offers traders three unique advantages, and can lead to consistent profits. Find out how.
  22. The Long Straddle And Price Consolidation
    Options & Futures

    The Long Straddle And Price Consolidation

    With options, the direction of a stock's next major move becomes less important than its magnitude.
  23. Profit From Earnings Surprises With Straddles And Strangles
    Options & Futures

    Profit From Earnings Surprises With Straddles And Strangles

    These option strategies allow traders to play on earnings announcements without taking a side.
  24. Profiting From Stock Declines: Bear Put Spread Vs. Long ...
    Options & Futures

    Profiting From Stock Declines: Bear Put Spread Vs. Long ...

    If you're bearish, you should compare the risk/reward characteristics of these two strategies.