The Stock Trading Investment refers to the different methods of stock market trading or stock market investing. A stock trader is a person or a firm which is involved in buying and selling of stocks in stock markets in their principal capacity.
The principal aim of stock traders is to gain from short-term price changes in stock trading taking Stock traders implement the theories of fundamental analysis and technical analysis. They also utilize a number of resources, which provide valuable information to them.
Some of the resources they use include the following:
The Wall Street Journal
The different types of methods that are implemented for stock trading investments include the following
Day trading: In case of day trading, the buying and selling of stocks is done within a single day so that the number of shares held at the end of the day is not changed.
Swing trading: The swing traders hold the stock for a medium time period, for example 1 or 2 days or 1 or 2 weeks and the stock is traded according to the intra-month or intra-week varitions or movements between optimism and pessimism.
Market making: In case of a market making, both purchase and sales price of a stock is quoted by a market maker in order to earn a profit from bid/offer spread or turn.
Momentum trading: It is another name of swing trading market