The Trader Daily


Bob Byrne

 | Aug 27, 2014 | 7:30 AM EDT
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Equity index volume, volatility and liquidity almost always run at anemic levels during the last two weeks of August and first two weeks of September. So as we trudge through the final days of August, it shouldn't come as any great surprise that aside from a handful of stocks on the move, there is absolutely nothing going on in the market. The bottom line is that this is not a favorable environment for index traders to be forcing a trade. 

Could something change and trigger a more exciting, and opportunity-rich intraday trading environment? Absolutely. But why waste mental energy guessing or creating scenarios where that might occur?...695 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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