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    Directional traders assess the direction of the broader markets or individual securities and then trade accordingly. So what strategies do directional traders use?

    Today, I'm going to show you a simple options trading strategy that allows you to target lucrative opportunities... and it relies on a tool we've talked about a lot in recent weeks: the simple moving average.

    Let's get started...

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Take This Quiz to Find Out What Trading Strategies to Use

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When it comes to trading, determining what type of trader you are will help dictate what types of trading strategies you use and how often you use them.

The good news is, it's pretty easy to figure out what kind of trader you are. In fact, it's almost as easy as taking a quiz on social media... except it can be a lot more lucrative too.

Today, I'm going to tell you how to determine what kind of trader you are, and why it's absolutely crucial to your success in the markets...

Why Wall Street Is So Desperate for Your Investment Dollars Right Now

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Now is the time when Wall Street is most dangerous to your financial health.

After being 100% wrong about the market all year, Wall Street's big shot strategists are now telling investors to "get ready for a big fourth quarter rally."

You never hear a discouraging word from these so-called experts.  They all read off the same script - and that script is designed to get John Q. Public to buy as many stocks and bonds as Wall Street can sell them.


The Road to Wealth Begins with These 3 Tech Investing Plays

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People often ask me how to get started with tech investing.

I've got three investments will help you get started by providing a solid foundation for your portfolio, even in the very turbulent market we've been seeing all year long.

And I believe all three will crush the market over the next several years...

Why ETFs Are the First Step on the Road to Wealth


Ask me to name the greatest retail product to ever come out of Wall Street and I'll point to exchange-traded funds - better known as ETFs.

ETFs are great for lots of reasons, and today I want to show you how to employ them to your maximum personal advantage.

This will help you establish a solid financial foundation that'll promise wealth for years to come.

Here's everything you need to know about ETFs...

The Options Trading Chart "Cheat" That Reveals Direction

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With options trading, I don't care WHICH direction a stock is headed. I just need it to move.

And this "simple" indicator tells me everything I need in one line...

How to Profit from Chinese Tech Stocks

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Despite the bad headlines coming out of China, it still boasts one of the globe's fastest-growing economies. And it's move to become a more consumer- and tech-focused economy puts e-commerce front and center.

So if you want to make money in tech stocks, you must aim a portion of your portfolio at Chinese e-commerce. Today I'm going to tell you about the best way to play China's renewed emphasis on e-commerce.

It's an investment that will pay out big for decades to come...

A Multitrillion-Dollar Infrastructure Profit Opportunity


The world needs to spend $57 trillion over the next 15 years to keep its infrastructure up to par.

That's a huge sum, and plenty of that money is up for grabs for investors as governments team up with the private sector to get the job done.

Let's take a quick walk through history and look at each of the four...

What to Do When Options Trading Profits Arrive Ahead of Schedule

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With options trading, even the smallest move in the underlying stock can result in explosive profits.

We just saw exactly this scenario play out with one of my Money Calendar recommendations. Those quick moves can work both ways - so you have to grab your profits when you can.

Today, I'm going to walk you through that winning case study and show you exactly what happened - and the best way to protect your profits. Let's get to it...

Here's Your Insurance Against a $200 Trillion Debt Bubble

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The world is awash in debt, and it's simply unsustainable. As worldwide debt levels keep setting new records, there's no chance anyone will ever be paid back.

Even "vampire squid" Goldman Sachs, with its tentacles deep into bond markets, thinks so.

The sovereign debt crises we've seen over the last six years have triggered major sell-offs, but odds are high this $200 trillion global problem could start the mother of them all.

But I'm going to show you how to make a killing as the bill comes due...

Why September's Volatility Is a Huge Opportunity for Options Trading

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Options trading is one of the best ways to navigate market volatility.

Today, I'm going to explain the different kinds of volatility and how they affect the markets generally and options specifically.

This road map through the chaos, including a few of my favorite options strategies, will help you weather the storm. Let's get started...

How to Invest During a Stock Market Correction

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Since reaching an intraday high of 18,351.36 on May 19, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has dropped 11.6% through today.

That puts us squarely in correction territory, and has led to many readers asking us how to invest during a stock market correction.

For the answer, we turned to Money Morning Executive Editor Bill Patalon. Here's his strategy...

Three Things Every Master Trader Knows About Options


The last two weeks have seen significant market action in both directions. It's just more proof that you need options in your portfolio to help cut your risk and boost your potential returns.

I want take this opportunity to reexamine some of the fundamentals of options trading.

Let's take a step away from the market chaos and get back to basics...

Our Secret to the Biggest Gains During Market Corrections

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When it comes to stock market corrections, the urge to sell and run for cover is completely understandable - but it's the wrong move.

Instead, when the going gets tough, the tough... go shopping.

Shopping after a market sell-off is absolutely critical to capture the maximum possible profits. Remember, the markets' powerful upward bias means corrections and even crashes will always pass into history, giving way to wealth-generating bull runs.

And today, our strategists will share some of their own market correction shopping lists, and even how to lay "profit traps" to pick them up at the price you want.

Biotech Investing Buff Just Made $1.1 Billion Profit in 8 Months – Here's How

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With a net worth of $12.6 billion, Patrick Soon-Shiong, MD, is the world's richest doctor, the richest American in the healthcare industry, and the 96th-richest person on the planet in 2015 according to Forbes.

And just in August, the 63-year-old became $1.1 billion richer -- from a move he'd made only eight months prior, according to Bloomberg...

Here's Soon-Shiong's story - plus five ways you can cash in with biotech profits of your own...

The 10 Best Stocks for Options Plays in This Market

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The biggest market drop in recorded history on Monday... a wild end-of-day plummet on Tuesday... a huge up day on Wednesday... and more bullish action today?

Talk about opportunity!

Right now, the only real barrier to trading profits is a stock that doesn't move.

So in times like this, I like to use a really great tool that identifies what I call my "Top Movers" - the stocks and ETFs that have had the biggest percent moves and best correlation to the market.

Then I can focus on finding the best stock with the best option trade and the best potential to double in value on the smallest move in the stock.

That's a lot of "bests."

This is a really simple tool, and I know you'll like it.

This is a really simple tool, and I know you'll like it.

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