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Scalping

Looking for another way to get engaged in the markets? Learn about “scalping.” Typically used for trading Futures, scalping can be done with multiple investments products. Check out the do’s and don’ts when scalping…and get trading!

Nov 3, 2015
This is the first segment in a six part series on scalping, covering the most important things to know to give yourself a chance to be profitable.
Nov 10, 2015
This is the second segment in a six part series on scalping, covering the most important things to know to give yourself a chance to be profitable.
Nov 17, 2015
This segment is on trade execution and is the third in a six part series on scalping, covering what to know to give yourself a chance to be profitable.
Nov 24, 2015
This segment on scalping explains why when entering a scalp you should have a price target and not a time target and how to pick high probability scalps.
Dec 1, 2015
Knowing when you can and should scalp is a key part of your success and this segment (5th of 6) on market awareness provides some hard data you can use.
Dec 8, 2015
This segment focuses on building consistency in your scalping through “practice, practice, practice” and some other important consistency measures.
Dec 15, 2015
This segment recaps our unique scalping series and summarizes how it's based upon statistics that tell us what to trade, and when or when not to trade.
Nov 15, 2017
Tom and Tony define what scalping is, how traders can identify a scalp-able move and what products are commonly scalped in the market.
Nov 22, 2017
tastytrade explains how to search for scalping opportunities when trading.
Nov 29, 2017
tastytrade walks through what to consider and how to set up a scalp trade. Find out how trade size, hours, order types, targets & tape reading play a role.
Dec 6, 2017
In part four of this segment, Tom & Tony talk about searching for specific profit targets rather than a set amount of time in which to hold the position.
Dec 13, 2017
Tom & Tony dive into everything we need to know about when to enter a scalp and what constitutes the tradable area known as the "Scalping Zone."
Dec 20, 2017
The team wraps up the scalping series with a piece on staying consistent, how to maintain market awareness, and scalping mechanics to keep in mind.

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