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Intro to the Sterling Trader Pro Platform for Professional Traders: Webinar Recap

By: Montana Timpson The Sterling Trader Pro platform is a full-featured Level 2 trading platform designed for professionals who work with the rapidly moving electronic markets. Used by propriety trading firms, broker-dealers, and active traders, Sterling Trader Pro gives traders the performance and functionality they need to compete in today’s market. One of many trading.. Read more

The IPOX® Week, May 3rd, 2021

IPOX® Indexes record solid April 2021 gains. IPOX® 100 U.S. (FPX) rises +4.21%% to +4.73% YTD. IPOX® International (FPXI) gains +3.06% to -1.72% YTD. IPOX® 100 Europe (FPXE) surges +6.76% to +3.18% YTD. IPOX® SPAC (SPAC) drops -0.65% to -1.84% YTD, sentiment recovers towards month-end. 75 global IPOs launch during April, raising $26.1 billion. U.S... Read more

3 Red Flags Dividend Investors Should Watch

By: Wayne Duggan Interest rates are near their lowest levels in history, giving yield investors few viable options for generating reliable income. One of the best ways for investors to get quarterly income is by owning stocks that pay dividends. Unfortunately, a stock’s dividend is only as good as the company that pays it.  Here.. Read more

What Is the Difference Between Average Daily Trading Volume and Open Interest?

By: Montana Timpson Average daily trading volume is a key metric in a litany of professional active trading strategies. As the avid professional investor knows, sizeable interest in a security can indicate waxing or waning investor sentiment, suggest predictive price changes and even trigger news coverage, all of which are likely to affect the price.. Read more

3 Top Support and Resistance Trading Strategies to Live By

By: Montana Timpson Support and resistance, one of the most widely followed technical analysis techniques, refers to price points beyond which a stock is not expected to fall or rise based on various concentrations of demand or buying interest — helping active traders identify price points on a chart where the probabilities favor a pause.. Read more

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