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A trading strategy that attempts to make many profits on small price changes. Traders who implement this strategy will place anywhere from 10 to a couple hundred trades in a single day in the belief that small moves in stock price are easier to catch than large ones.

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Scalping, when used in reference to trading in securities, commodities and foreign exchange, may refer to

a legitimate method of arbitrage of small price gaps created by the bid-ask spread.
a fraudulent form of market manipulation
a legitimate method of trading based on quick momentum trades triggered by order flow, reading technical charts and setups.


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