Understanding Position Trading

By Investment U Research Team Position trading is an offshoot of trend trading, which sees traders following trends through their culmination. Position traders sit somewhere between swing traders and buy-and-hold traders, holding their investments for weeks and months, as opposed to trading every few days or holding for years. They don’t necessarily trade specific sectors or securities—rather, they focus primarily on entering and exiting trends at peak times.
Position trading is common with investors and day traders alike. It often requires very little effort once you have a mastery of pattern recognition and trend analysis. Most position traders open a position, set appropriate targets and …read more