Contract Length

Trading Basics

Contract Length

The length of time a contract is open until it expires.

Other Trading Basics

Bid

Traders can go short at the bid price.

The terminology is from the broker point of view, they are bidding to buy from you.

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Bear Trap

When a piece of analysis points to the market falling and the price instead goes up, trapping the bears.

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Balance of Payments

Also BoP. This is the difference between payments into or out of a country. It can be negative or positive and is used by traders in fundamental analysis.

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