b) Day trading is not overnight quick rich scheme and most of the people come to stock market especially to day trading to become rich in one night or to generate big profits in single trade based on some tips. But this is not true and also not possible.

Day trading requires study, dedication and experience and then it will give profits.

It is not one day course but in fact trader has to put efforts for months  to understand markets and then it is possible to get profits.

If you are thinking to earn profits without any efforts and also based on some tips then day trading is not for you and if you continue doing same then it will take you to heavy losses.

2. How to generate profits in day trading?
Generating profits in day trading is not easy at all. Generating profits requires experience, dedication and study.
- Experience about markets reading and analysis
- Dedication to keep self updated on daily basis about domestic and international
   news, company updates, government news etc
-Daily study of new things about and interpret them.
1. Understand the truth of day trading

a) According to our experience day trading is not possible for everyone because practical approach as well as some emotional factor plays very vital role in providing profits in day trading.
So we generally advice to do paper trading practice and if you get success then proceed to do day trading with actual money.
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Some practical approach
a) Intraday stocks movements are purely based on market (traders) sentiments, so if you want to make profits then move in accordance with the flow and not against the flow.
For example - IF the stock price is going up then buy and sell multiple times with small profits instead of waiting for big profits in single trade.
On the other side if the stock price is going down then you can short sell and by at lower levels.
If you do 2 to 3 trades with small profits then it is enough to start with day trading and once you gain experience then you can increase the capital as well as trades.

b) Find stock direction, so it will be easy to make trades. The following are few links where we post stocks for day trading.
Click on title to see the link -

Shares for trading with Resistance & Support
4 future contracts to watch today
Gainers and Losers with high volumes
Hourly gainers above 5%
Hourly losers above 5%

3. How to reduce the losses?
In day trading the important thing is to generate small profits with very minimal losses. It is not possible to generate daily profits throught our month.
For example if you do some losses today then you should have capital to do trading tomorrow and generate profits so reducing  is very important. If you loose all your capital then you canít do trading tomorrow.
4. How to safeguard/protect your capital in day trading

Protecting your capital (your trading amount) is very important to get success in share market.
The following are few techniques to protect your capital -

a)  It is advisable to use only 50% of your trading amount for day trading and rest of the money is kept as backup.
b) Till you become experienced trader, trade only with your amount without using margin amount this will help to reduce losses
     and safeguard your capital.
c) Do paper trading practice - If you get success in paper trading practice then only you can start trading with actual money.
d) Donít panic and act on any tips.
e) Donít buy expensive trading software without testing them or without seeing the live demonstration.
f) Trading in future derivatives and options requires extra expertise so new comers are not advised to start with these
The following are few important techniques to avoid or to reduce losses
One way to reduce or avoid losses is to wait for right opportunity for trading rather doing trading for every rise and fall in the stock price.

b) Donít wait for huge profits in single trade, take small profits and do multiple trades.

c) Donít Overtrade
Generally people do overtrading and end up into losses. In Day trading no one has control on market and on stock movements so if the stock direction reverses then the trade will enter into losses. So it is always advisable not to do overtrading.

d) Using stop losses
Stop losses will reduce your losses to large extent if the stock direction reverses.
To know how to make use of stop loss, please visit at
e) Don't use Margin Amount
If you use margin amount provided by broker then you have to square off your trade before market closes irrespective whether you are in profit or loss. If you use only your money then you can take delivery of your shares if your shares goes into losses.
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Dear Trader,

To become successful in day trading it is important to apply practical as well as mental
rules and these will come over a period of time.

The following are few very important techniques to be used to get success in day trading.

1. Understand the truth of day trading
2. How to generate profits in day trading?
3. How to reduce the losses?
4. How to safeguard/protect your capital while daytrading?
Four Techniques and Strategies for successful day trading in share market
Four Strategies and techniques for successful trading

If you are looking for success into trading then can you make use of strategies and techniques?
We have mentioned few of them as follows:-

Four Strategies for day trading in share market
1. Wait and watch and do one or two trades in a day.
2. Stay away from Greed and fear in trading. Greed comes to make more money and do more trades and fear comes by
   doing big trades and fear also generates by trading without having knowledge
3. Understand US market closing, Asian markets status and then trade into Indian markets. Most of the times it is seen that
    Indian markets follows global markets.
4. For successful trades and profits try to trade on stocks in news. Look for small profits and book profits.
Techniques and Strategies for successful day trading in share market
Four Techniques to follow for successful trading in share market

1.Trade on stocks which are into news. Such stocks movement will provide good profits at quicker rate.

2. Choose stocks making new highs and lows for quick profit in day trading.

3. Don’t select stocks below Rs 100 and above Rs 2000 unless you have very strong reason because movement and profit
   taking becomes difficult in such stocks.

4. Choose stocks where most people are going to trade
Two Tips for day trading
Look for stocks in top gainers and losers for trading because you get good movement in prices and easy to book profits.

If possible keep a watch on business channel on television and try to track stocks in news and make trades.
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