How to beat the spread trading market
ESPN Insider contributor Scott Howard-Cooper breaks down the spread-trading market, and how it affects both stocks and ETFs.1.
The spread is the difference between a stock’s market value and its price.2.
Spread trading is trading a company’s shares on the open market with the intention of taking advantage of the spread.3.
Spreads can be calculated using different formulas to calculate price.4.
Spread prices tend to be high and low and can be volatile.5.
The best way to beat a spread is to be aggressive and go after the market.6.
It’s possible to beat spread trading without using ETFs, but it takes a lot of effort to do so.7.
ETFs are great if you’re a stock trader and you want to be able to trade on the spread, but the ETFs aren’t a great option if you want an edge in ETF trading.8.
There’s a certain price you can pay for a spread, and that price usually fluctuates.9.
Spread traders can also beat the market by using other strategies that don’t involve the spread at all.10.
The easiest way to win a spread market is to get into a position.11.
If you’re looking for a way to break through the spread and beat the index, it might be a good idea to invest in a small index fund.12.
The next step for a stock market trader is to identify a company that can beat the price and is a good match for your investment strategy.