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  • Learn The Importance Of Volatility On Binary Options 0 comments
    Oct 18, 2012 10:43 AM

    Variables of binary trading generate volatility and set global trends

    Historic volatility has its fair share of supporters and detractors, with the first praising its use as a way to explain former trends and anticipate new ones. The critics argue that the past can't reflect the future and as a result the use of the historic volatility is non existent. What is mutually accepted is that the variables of binary trading that are determining the volatility are worth analyzing. These are recurrent and although they will influence the online options market in different ways each time, some conclusions can be drawn.

    Two possible outcomes, plenty of factors to consider

    The fundamental analysis shines in determining the variety of binary trading which can have a major impact on future trades. By going through all the information available about the factors that are directly impacting the price of the underlying asset, this method will provide a set of premises for future deals. On short term, it is the technical analysis that is more useful because charts are easy to interpret and coherent actions can be pursued without delay.

    Those who push the envelope and integrate the two analysis into a working strategy can extract a lot of value from the variables of binary trading. Fundamental analysis is the playground of variables of binary trading and those who want to stay profitable on the long run can't dismiss its benefits sine die. The reason institutional investors and investment banks are so profitable when trading binary options is that they take into account all the variables when placing orders.

    Look beyond the data in the charts

    For example if you are considering to take a position for a binary option that has the underlying asset oil, there are many things that can influence your decision, besides the data in the charts. The political context is just one of the multiple variables that have to be considered when trading binary options and the emphasis has to be placed on the underlying asset. When the countries that are exporting oil are in turmoil, it is only natural to assume that the price of the asset won't remain immune for long.

    There are may speculations about what will happen in the not so distant future in the countries which are producing the most oil, and how will that reflect on the digital options trading. That's why they are called variables of binary trading and why only a few traders with a lot of experience can make the most of them. Some go a step further and take into account issues such as oil peak and try to estimate its effect on the asset on the long run, so they can act accordingly.

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