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How Much Money Can You Make as a Stock Trader?

“How much money can I make as a stock trader”—this is the foremost question that almost every new trader asks. And it’s a legit question. After all, few would want to take the hassle and risks of trading when the return isn’t up to the expectations.

Sadly, as straightforward as the question is, its answer isn’t. So if you’re looking for a clear-cut, definite figure, it doesn’t exist. Return from your trade is only as high as your smart strategies. The more calculated and informed your moves are, higher will be the return.

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You’re Losing Thousands in Trading Everyday Without Even Knowing

When it comes to stock trading, no strategy or amount of planning is ever perfect— be it that of beginners or professionals. So losing money everyday isn’t much of a surprise. However, the experienced traders are much closer to that optimal threshold than the rookies. Meaning, they lose less money when compared to that latter group.

What kind of stock trader are you? Do you follow the best trading practices? Do you apply a stop-loss and take-profit? Do you do short-term or long-term trading? Do you use margin? Do you have a sound risk management strategy?

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Define Optimism and Unrealism in Stock Trading: Have an Open Mindset

As appealing as the idea of prophetic optimism sounds, it doesn’t hold any practical application in the stock market. When trading, while some people absurdly rely on complete luck, there are also those who have unrealistic expectations. What’s even worse is that they call this state as ‘optimism’.

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7 Critical Reasons Why Your Stock Trades Aren’t Profitable

Contrary to what those tips and “hacks” may have had you believe, stock trading isn’t very easy. If you’re in it for a long-term scope, hoping to build a sustainable and high-yielding portfolio, you would need to be much smarter with your trading strategy, style and timing.

Are you struggling to make a decent return from your stock investment?

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How Many Trades to Make In Stock Market Every Month?

Among a host of questions that bother nearly every new trader is how many trades they should make every month. While, in general, the question might not seem as important as others, it is, however, quite crucial if you’re looking to hit the chords with complete precision; or in a more subtle terms, if you’re looking to optimize the return from your every trade. After all, contrary to what the self-claimed “experts” and your ego may tell you, over-trading is never good and is an ingredient to poor return.

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What Does “Be Proactive” Means in Stock Market? (It Isn’t What Majority Think!)

Out of many popular advices experienced stock traders give to rookies, “be proactive” is one of the top ones. While given with all the noble intentions, many people interpret it in a slight different way. Result? They end up making big trading blunders, struggling to make decent return from their investment.

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Profitable Trade Isn’t Always Good (And It Might Be Doing More Harm Than Good)

When you’re serious about building a solid stock portfolio, falling prey to common mistakes isn’t an option. Every step you take must be well calculated, analyzed and expert-backed to hit all the chords perfectly. However, ours is a real trading world, where few things are completely flawed. For someone beginning on the scene, the biggest problem is trading for the wrong reasons.

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Setting (Realistic) Stock Trading Goals: 4 Must-Follow Rules

Tomorrow I will invest some of my savings in the stock market and by next week it will double. I’ll reinvest the profit and do the same in the following week until it makes me a million.

As flattering and popular as that “goal” is, it blurs with dream and wish. Unrealistic with no definiteness, needless to say, it would fail to transition itself in good outcome.

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Learn to Take Losses- Find Your Trading Edge

You did all your calculations, analyzed everything, and then analyzed it some more. You invested in the stock market and put yourself in a position where you’re sure you absolutely cannot lose—or so you thought.

Sadly, we live in an uncertain world, where dreams hardly do come true.

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Can’t Find A Perfect Trading Strategy? You Don’t Need It (You Need This!)

“Have no fear of perfection—you will never reach it,” said Salvador Dali. The quote is as true as it gets. No wonder people advocate striving for excellence and not perfection.

Sadly, this is something that many new-age stock traders don’t really understand. These are the traders who are in quest of a “perfect” trading strategy. Needless to say, this fields indecisiveness and delays in making decision, often costing the traders a significant portion of their potential return.

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