As an intraday trader, there are lots of varying challenges that will come your way daily that you have to face and conquer. These challenges are an unexpected turn of events that can occur at any point during the day trading process, you have to be prepared. Your way of navigating the market will determine the kind of strategy that will suit you, and make you money. So you have to go through all the strategies and select the one or ones that you understand and best suit your style. You have to consider the market situations too, you can't use a bullish strategy when the market is going down. And it is largely unwise to use a bearish strategy for when the market is going in an uptrend, consider its conditions first.
Some traders are fond of opening more than ten orders in a day, they are regarded as "active", they open many positions. Therefore, getting any price movement in that direction, even the smallest of movements, this is a very crucial thing to do. While others are relaxed trading only when there's a sentimental analysis or huge financial news in that regard. Some events can make them start trading, or when they have finished conducting research and the result seems favorable. This brings us to the point that a successful plan that has worked or is working for active people may not work for passive people. And the plans that are seen working for passive a trader may not necessarily work for an active one as their styles are different.
In this era and time that there are constant upgrades of technology and related applications, algo-trading has truly improved. During last decade, algorithms are been used to make massive headways in the financial sector with lots of improvements. So, you have to look at various algo-trading options before you can consider choosing one as your lucky one. Some of the best intraday strategies for all sorts of traders across the globe are discussed below with some details. Again, how successful these strategies are, are related to several styles of people, the style and strategies are always connected. So if you are to select any, think of your way of doing things, if it suits you, then you can pick it up and learn it further.
Day-trading deals a great deal with momentum, and that is why the first strategy to be discussed is the Momentum TS. You have to locate the stocks and assets that are on the move, some assets sit pretty where they are all day, and just move a bit. Others move a great deal, they can move from a position to another 25% to 35% in a day, and if you can catch this, you're set. The goal is to timely locate these stocks before they make the moves they are about making that day and catch it. There are modified and specialized scanners that can help you find and locate the ones that are about to make a drastic move.
They move with high volume, and trend above the MA with a little or no force resisting it, this is their momentum. Another of these famous winning strategies is what is known as the Reversal TS, this one is special in its way. It enhances you to be able to enter positions close to your support lines on the analyzed charts, purchasing low and selling high. You have the option of setting your stop losses and take profits using this plan that helps you take orders near support levels. The nearest high/low positions are taken and the stop levels in this reversal TS are always very closely related.
This way, you will have good rewards compared to your risks in your favor, this reversal TS is quite efficient. It means that it reduces the level of risks you take and increases your success bar, you certainly want that. The "Gap and Go" TS is a great way to make maximum use of the gappers' advantage in the financial industry. Systems responsible for showing the gaps between prices going up or downtrend when any trade is not open are the gappers. When salary is announced, a gap is created, other factors that create gaps may be economic news or a slight change in the chart.