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What is the Best Age to Day Trade?


This article on best day trading age is the opinion of Optimus Futures.

Best day trading age

  • Is there an ideal time to begin learning how to day trade the markets?
  • Should traders and investors take a more conservative approach the older they get?
  • Age may or may not be a significant factor when it comes to trading success.
A popular market adage says that the youngest traders and investors are the ones most capable of taking on greater market risks. This is because the younger you are, the more you’re able to withstand losses due to market downturns, bad judgment, or errors due to inexperience.

If you’re a young trader, you may be more capable of taking on more risks, but you’re not

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NOTICE: Independence Day Holiday Trading Schedule: 7/5/21


Attention Traders,

Please refer to the table below for a complete list of trading hours for the upcoming Independence Day (July 4th) Holiday. Holiday trading hours become effective starting today, July 2nd:

Thank you for your prompt attention to these matters! If you have any questions, please contact us at: (800) 771-6748 or send us an email at:

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End-of-day Trading Strategies | How to Trade at Market Close


This article on End-of-day trading strategies is the opinion of Optimus Futures.

End-of-day trading strategy

  • End of Day trading strategies are simple, easy, and often more practical to execute.
  • Developing a strong end of day strategy, however, can be difficult.
  • End of day strategies can be used for both day trading and swing trading.
In 1987, a year fated to undergo one of the most harrowing market crashes, a successful but still up-and-coming trader by the name of Larry R. Williams took the futures trading world by storm, sealing his stature in market history and occupying a space alongside other legendary market speculators such as the likes of Jesse Livermore.

He entered the World Cup Championship of Futures Trading where he turned his $10,000 stake

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How Lack of Trading Discipline is Killing Your Performance and the Steps You Can Take to Improve It


This article on Trading Discipline is the opinion of Optimus Futures.

Imagine, if you will, two traders. One trader holds a superior trading strategy and ample capital resources to make it work. But he lacks discipline. The other trader has a mediocre system, fewer capital resources, but superior trading discipline. The non-disciplined trader has everything going for him, except for himself; whereas the disciplined trader has a few things working against him, but his ability to remain disciplined serves as his core strength.

Who might end up becoming the more successful trader? The answer is that it all depends on a few other things: the ability to adapt to situations, the smarts to assess what’s working and what’s not, and the “discipline”

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How to Stay Objective With Your Trading Strategy in the Era of Meme Stocks


This article on Objective Trading Strategy and Meme Stocks is the opinion of Optimus Futures.

Objective Trading Strategy

  • Meme stocks appear to be the latest “craze” in retail trading–and that’s what makes it so dangerous for those who don’t know what they’re doing.
  • When trading meme stocks, understanding the true objective behind the trade might help you better manage your risks and set your profit targets.
  • Trading on gut instinct or FOMO is perhaps the worst thing you can do when trading meme stocks.
Last January, you began hearing online chatter on GameStop (GME) originating from a relatively obscure subReddit feed called “Wallstreetbets.” It had something to do with an attempt to force hedge funds into a short squeeze scenario.

Then you

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