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Can Day Trading be profitable for retail?

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"Can Day Trading be profitable for retail"?

It depends what is ones definition of day trading.

High Frequency Trading - No
Scalping - Maybe
Day Trading - Yes


I agree. Trading on a daily basis most definitely can be profitable.

Scalping and having unrealistic expectations probably not for most.

Volatility is good for the market and trading.

Preservation of capital is the most important concept for those who want to stay in the trading game for the long haul. - Van Tharp
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