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Day Trader

A very short-term trader who is usually glued to the monitor during market hours and enters and exits a trade during one trading day. The odds of success are very small unless the day trader has first perfected a consistently profitable trading plan for swing or position trades.

Additional Comments:

Read more about becoming a full-time stock-trader. Speculator who takes positions in currencies, which are then liquidated prior to the close of the same trading session or day.

Related Terms:

Position Trader
Trades longer-term trends lasting from several days to several weeks. Trades for points, not for ticks. ...

Swing Trader
An individual who makes short-term trades where a stock’s price movement is in one direction; swing ...

An investor or trader who is willing to take large risks for a chance to make ...

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