Trading Skills and Essentials

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Terms in Trading Skills and Essentials


The bidder is the party offering to buy an asset from a seller at a specific price. read more

Day Trader

Day traders execute short and long trades to capitalize on intraday market price action, which result from temporary supply and demand inefficiencies. read more


An endorser is authorized to sign a negotiable security in order to transfer ownership or to approve the terms and conditions of a contract.  read more


A fill is the action of completing or satisfying an order for a security or commodity. It is the basic act in transacting stocks, bonds or any other type of security. read more

Forex (FX) , Uses, & Examples

Forex (FX) is the market for trading international currencies. The name is a portmanteau of the words foreign and exchange. read more


Futures are financial contracts obligating the buyer to purchase an asset or the seller to sell an asset at a predetermined future date and price. read more

Left Hand Side (LHS)

The left-hand side (LHS) is the bid price of a two-way price quote. It denotes the highest advertised price someone is willing to buy at. read more

Limit Order

A limit order is used to buy or sell a security at a pre-determined price and will not execute unless the security's price meets those qualifications. read more

Market Order

A market order is an instruction to a broker to buy or sell a stock or other asset immediately at the best available current price. read more

Market Risk

Market risk is the possibility of an investor experiencing losses due to factors that affect the overall performance of the financial markets. read more

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