Discussion in 'Professional Trading' started by Chartfreak, Dec 3, 2005.
How does one paper trade without software?
write the orders down, with some net resources
click on Add to Portfolio from yahoo page to track your purchase.
Several ways, record end of day price for many days/years;
& could look at the Investors Business Daily news paper , which will give you paper charts,daily.
Also IBD [free for 10 days] has daily prices without charts
is thier free website, Chartfree
Plenty of paper there also;
and like barchart.com
Use plenty of charts, paper, end of day prices myself
cnbc.com has free charts with 50 day moving average;
but mainly plan on using lots of paper,
years of paper,
as first sentence mentioned.
Wisdom is profitable to direct.
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