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
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
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
Additional Answers (3)
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
chart chart & chart more on my blog
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
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Work At Home Jobs Make $87/HR, Jobs Seen On TV. Jobs Hiring Now
Legitimate Survey for Cash.Extra Money for You,Join Here!
Learn how 1 Stay-at-home Mom makes $75/hour working from home.
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.