How to Install Ninjatrader 7 on a Mac Using Parallels Desktop

Screenshot of Ninjatrader Parallels Desktop configuration

Ninjatrader is only supported for the Windows operating system, not Mac OS X. So if you are wanting to trade using the Ninjatrader platform on a Mac machine you are going to have to go through some extra steps to get it set up. Don't worry, it isn't that tricky to get around the Windows limitation. All it involves is installing one extra program. You'll Want to Install Parallels ...

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How to Install Ninjatrader Free Version and Set Up CQG Demo Feed

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Here's a quick video showing you how to install the free version of Ninjatrader 7 with the free CQG demo feed. To make sure you don't miss out on new videos uploaded to the channel subscribe here: Video Tutorial We felt there was no need for a voiceover, as it would just add unnecessary time to the video. Update (March 22nd 2015): You can ...

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Internet and Computer Requirements for Day Trading


"All I have is a laptop and basic broadband. Will I have to buy a fancy new computer and get expensive internet to start trading?" I get these questions all the time from people interested in day trading. Many think trading isn't even possible because traders on wall street have advanced software and big offices packed full of computers. They have hundreds of employees all analysing the market ...

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What Are Trading Indicators?

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Indicators are used as part of a technical analysis trading strategy. They help show price movements in different ways other than what is immediately obvious. They can be used to show whether a market is trending, overbought or oversold, to name a few examples. In general, a good trading strategy shouldn't rely too heavily on indicators, because they can be unreliable and can only work in ...

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The Secret to Successful Day Trading

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Around 95% of all day traders do not make money. Why is this? Is the stock market just a big scam set up to steal your life savings? Are the Wall Street bankers to blame for your losses? Well, although many traders losing money will come out with these conspiracies from time to time, the truth is making money through day trading is actually really easy. And anyone can do it, as long as ...

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