Swing Trading

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Swing Trading

Refers to a type of short term (one day to a couple of weeks) trading, triggered by technical analysis, for example, momentum. Swing trading is distinguished by the notion thatthe trades are executed while the assets is moving in upward or downward momentum. That is, you are riding the >momentum.
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Keywords: time-series trading strategies, global stock market, momentum trading
The downward dynamic reflects uncertainty but also momentum trading as many people take short bets.
Shares are almost trading like a new company and news is limited but with the volume being above 200k and the price point positive there should be a reasonable chance we see follow through momentum trading in the stock.
Mutual funds also invest in stocks and bonds that performed well in the short run, while selling those that did badly -a strategy called momentum trading.
Lately, the markets have seen a rise in retail buying and selling on the back of some strong results reported by companies and also, some speculation on stocks that have seen increased momentum trading.
Crude oil also lost ground amid cross-commodity and equity market herd behavior as momentum trading led to a selloff that sent commodities, such as gold and silver, plunging by record levels," OPEC argued.
com)-- Garrett Nenner, Managing Director, Momentum Trading Partners, is featured Keynote Speaker at Golden Networking's Derivatives Leaders Forum 2010 DVD Video Package, "Strategies for Increasing Profits under an Evolving Regulatory Framework" (http://www.
We have kept to our bias for Momentum trading systems for several weeks now, but that has clearly not worked out very well due to lackluster currency price moves.
You can't really price against the momentum trading that might take place immediately following an IPO.
James Lee, co-owner of Houston day trading firm Momentum Trading and president of the Electronic Traders Association, estimates day traders now account for 12 to 15 percent of the daily Nasdaq volume.
NEW YORK -- Momentum Trading Partners, an independent broker-dealer providing super high-touch, discrete execution in equities and options to institutions, today announced that its Managing Director, Global Markets, Garrett Nenner, will serve as Chairman of Stream 4's conference session, Wednesday, March 7, at TradeTech USA.
Gagari Chakrabarti explores the extent to which there have been profitable time-series momentum trading strategies in global stock markets over the periods before, during, and after the financial crisis.