Al Hill

Alton Hill is a Cofounder at TradingSim. He has a passion to help people and found that one of his ways of doing so, is through the world of Day Trading. Alton’s skillset is in Product Development and Design Thinking which he uses to write and improve the overall experience for TradingSim.

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5 Ways to Avoid a Margin Call

Margin Call

In this article, we will review the 5 ways you can avoid the dreaded margin call. If you trade long enough, at some point you are going...

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10 Elements of a Winning Trading Plan

Ask 100 traders if they can send you a copy of their sample trading plan and I guarantee you it will be the highest rejection level event of your...

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3 Ways You Can Invest in Water – Stocks, Motifs, ETFs

In this post, we are going to discuss how to start investing in water. To be even more specific, how to invest in water stocks, motifs, and ETFs, and...

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8 Ways I Improved My Intraday Trading Discipline

In this post, I am going to lay out the 8 things that I did to improve my intraday trading discipline. Please note I did not say make millions of...

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Day Trading versus Swing Trading – Which is Better?

Day trading or swing trading that is the question.

If you are an active trader, day trading and swing trading will feel like second cousins.  At the...

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Morning Reversal Gap Fill – How to Trade the Setup

The morning reversal gap fill is another great trading setup for the first hour of trading. The ideal time to enter the setup is within the first 30...

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Spinning Top – 2 Trading Methods to Increase Their Accuracy

In this article, I will discuss how to combine spinning tops with other candlestick formations and volume candles to pinpoint market reversals and...

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Finding Psychological Support and Resistance Levels when Day Trading

It is a common thought that you can only identify support and resistance levels using price.

Well, this is partially true. When you think of support...

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After Hours Trading – 5 Reasons Why I Stay Away

Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should; this is what I think of after-hours trading.

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