The double consolidation pattern strategy occurs as the price is starting to move up off a pullback low. It should only be traded when the stock is in a longer-term uptrend. It signals the pullback is likely over, and a […]
Educational articles on swing trading stocks including strategies, risk management, and other tactics.
Triangles patterns are one of my favorite stock swing trading strategies. I use this triangle strategy more than any other. While triangles are a common chart pattern, I require very specific criteria to materialize in order for me to take […]
A profit target is one of the ways that we can exit a profitable trade. I use profit targets on most of my stock swing trades because it gives me a clear-cut exit point, lets me assess my reward-to-risk ratio […]
Use this swing trading trade log to highlight weak areas in your trading. See areas for improvement. The formulas can even calculate your ideal position size for you. A swing trading trade log is for tracking trades, including basics like […]
These are the order types I use for swing trading. I use these order types to navigate price gaps, control risk, take profits, and control my entry price. Stock price gaps can be frustrating. The price can gap against us, […]
You’ve been researching and practicing a day trading strategy using historical charts or a demo account. How long should you do this for, and when should you switch to live trading with real capital? Here’s a checklist for when you […]
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