Day Trading For Canadians For Dummies book cover

Day Trading For Canadians For Dummies

Authors:
Bryan Borzykowski ,
Ann C. Logue
Published: December 3, 2020

Overview

Purchase the power to trade smart  

Knowledge is power in any endeavor, and in the quick-action world of day trading—with roller-coaster markets, trade wars, and new tax laws inflating both opportunity and risk—being expertly informed is what gives you the power to trade fast with a cool head. The fully updated new edition of Day Trading For Canadians For Dummies—the first in almost a decade—gives you that knowledge, taking you from the basic machinery of short-term markets to building and sticking to a plan of action that keeps your bottom line sitting pretty. 

In an easy-to-follow, no-jargon style, award-winning business journalist Bryan Borzykowski provides a complete course in day trading. He covers the basics—such as raising capital and protecting one’s principal investments—as well as specialized skills and knowledge, including risk-management strategies and ways to keep your emotions in check when you’re plugged into an overheating market. You’ll also find sample trading plans and important Canada-specific information, such as the best online brokerage firms, useful local resources, and an overview of the unique tax issues faced by Canadian traders.  

  • Evaluate strategy and performance 
  • Read market indicators 
  • Know your crypto 
  • Get your options 

For day traders, every second counts: With the help of Day Trading For Canadians For Dummies, you’ll know where you want to be and how to get there—and how best to profit—fast.  

 

Purchase the power to trade smart  

Knowledge is power in any endeavor, and in the quick-action world of day trading—with roller-coaster markets, trade wars, and new tax laws inflating both opportunity and risk—being expertly informed is what gives you the power to trade fast with a cool head. The fully updated new edition of Day Trading For Canadians For Dummies—the first in almost a decade—gives you that knowledge, taking you from the basic machinery of short-term markets to building and sticking to a plan of action that keeps your bottom line sitting pretty. 

In an easy-to-follow, no-jargon style, award-winning business journalist Bryan Borzykowski provides a complete course in day trading. He covers the basics—such as raising capital and protecting one’s principal investments—as well as specialized skills and knowledge, including risk-management strategies and ways to keep your emotions in check when you’re plugged into an overheating market. You’ll also find sample trading plans and important Canada-specific information, such as the best online brokerage firms, useful local resources, and an overview of the unique tax issues faced by Canadian traders.  

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  • Evaluate strategy and performance 
  • Read market indicators 
  • Know your crypto 
  • Get your options 
  • For day traders, every second counts: With the help of Day Trading For Canadians For Dummies, you’ll know where you want to be and how to get there—and how best to profit—fast.  

     

    Day Trading For Canadians For Dummies Cheat Sheet

    Unlike other types of stock trading and investing, day trading involves holding securities for only one day. Day trading is risky and it can be stressful, especially if you’re not prepared. Find out what personality traits you should have if you’re considering a career in day trading, useful websites for Canadian day traders, and a list of the most common mistakes day traders tend to make. [caption id="attachment_275562" align="alignnone" width="556"] © Alexander Mak / Shutterstock.com[/caption]