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Commodity Trading Research and Strategies

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Once you understand the basics of commodities, you'll want to move on to the trading phase. Here, you will learn how to spot commodity trading opportunities and how they should be traded.
  1. Research Commodities
  2. Trading Strategies
  3. Opening an Account

Research Commodities

Research is a critical part of a commodity traders regime. How else would you know whether you should be buying or selling?

Trading Strategies

You must have a trading strategy before you begin trading commodities. A trading plan or strategy will keep you focused, disciplined and on track.

Opening an Account

Learn the steps to opening an account with a commodity broker. You will want to choose a broker carefully, especially if he or she is going to help you with trading recommendations. Commissions are also a big factor when it comes to trading commodities.

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