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LS Trader Weekly Update – Monday 9th January 2012

As we kicked off the new trading year we saw a bullish week for the dollar with moves very much in the direction of the long-term trend and also a continuation of short-term strength in stocks. This is an unusual move as stocks and the dollar are historically inversely correlated. The long-term trend for stocks […]

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LS Trader Weekly Update – Monday 5th September 2011

This coming week is a shortened trading week due to the US Labor Day holiday and US markets will therefore be closed. This holiday is often followed by some strength for stock indexes early in the week but that often runs out of steam relatively quickly. Stocks We wrote last week that if the S&P […]

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How are Profits Calculated in Spread Betting?

Spread betting can make people large profits with only a small amount of capital wagered. That is because profits in spread betting are calculated by the point movement of the spread times the stake size. The more correct a trader is the more profits. Likewise, the more incorrect one is the greater capital lost. In […]

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How Day Forex Trading Differs from Other Markets

Day forex trading is much different than trades made on other markets because the forex markets are markets of currency. When day forex trading, a trader is purchasing one currency against another but nothing physical is purchased.

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How this Simple Forex Strategy Works to Increase Chances of a Winning Trade

Many forex strategies can be found throughout the Internet, but this strategy is easily understood and if followed as suggested can provide solid profits. This forex strategy is a simple and well thought out strategy which involves a combination of indicators.

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Online Betting Makes Trading Easier

Betting once involved a trader contacting a bookmaker to find the odds of a particular event. The bettor would then research the market one was betting on only to contact the bookmaker again to then place the bet. The bookmaker and trader had to come together at some point to make the bet deposit and […]

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Spread Betting Allows More Control than Day Trading

Investors understand that all types of investing have risks, but some are riskier than others. Spread betting is less risky and easier to control than day trading. This is evident when comparing spread betting and day trading.

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Online Betting Combines Entertainment and Risk Taking

Avid sports fans have always enjoyed watching televised sporting events and many have made a small wager on the side either through a bookmaker or a group of friends. The thrill one gets from watching their favourite sporting event whilst having a wager on the game has had an impact on the amount of people […]

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