Australian (ASX) Stock Market Forum

starting out

  1. Smalltimeguy

    Feedback (and direction) for starting out small (ETF)

    Hi all, With so much books, official websites and forums with advice on how to start trading, rather than be a burden and ask step by step how to trade, I'd simply like to have ya'll with experience check my current line of thoughts before I continue on and invest more time getting deep into...
  2. M

    Futures: starting out from the beginning

    Hi all, I want to be able to trade something where I can go long or short with ease. Thinking of mini SPI futures. Have traded equities and ETOS before but found Options rubbery. I seem to think that futures is "cleaner" and more efficient. But what do I know. From reading here broker...
  3. CanOz

    Great blog for those starting out in technical analysis

    Check out Adams blog and podcasts for a very practical learning experience from a very talented individual.....
  4. M

    How to be motivated when starting up!

    :banghead: After reading through Forex forums, Forex101 and lots of tutorials and materials on technicality and fundamentals. Here i am ready to sign up a demo account on my chosen broker. But there still a voice inside my head that telling me that i am going to fail, my fear gets bigger and...
  5. S

    Which broker for starting out?

    Hi guys, Orignally i had 2k to play with but i might make it worth my while and put in 10k. Currently a student wanting to learn the stock market. I just don't know which online broker to go with. Commsec seems good as i can get up to $600 of free trades to begin with. CMC markets $10 trades...
  6. R

    Starting in stocks with $500

    Ok Guy's... i was going to post $200, but i thought 'heck' you cant do much with $200? So ammended it to $500.00 If you had $500 to invest (and most people could 'scrounge' $500 together) How would you enter the market and trade? And why? What 'strategy' would you have to build your funds...