What are the steps I should follow to pursue a career in day trading?

I'm 19 and I already trade stocks to some degree. I'm going to school for business so I also understand how to analize a company and review their reports. What steps should I take now to someday become an effective day trader and possibly make it a career?

Asked By: Crazed dogs? - 9/9/2007
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First step would be to graduate from the best name school you can. Since you are already starting(university of michigan?) I would look to get straight A's , be involved with leadership activities and transfer into a top 15 university. (michigan is an elite school...but it would make your life ALOT easier if you could... More
Answered By: trader00002 - 9/11/2007
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At 19 Its hard to believe you would be successful at day trading, you are in your beginning years of school and probably only know the basics, day trading is something that many people are unsuccessful at, and it is not reasonable to expect that you will profit from it, it might seem like an easy way to make money, but... More
Answered By: DanKush - 9/9/2007
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Answered By: dinu_pawar - 9/10/2007
Daytrading has nothing to do with analyzing companies and reading reports. It's mostly psychology and reading the market... More
Answered By: slavaret2 - 9/10/2007
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