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Which is better, forex or stocks, is an important question.
This is true whether you are just starting out or have been trading for a while and are looking to diversify your portfolio.
So, naturally, this question has a frustratingly evident answer: it depends.
Both have their advantages and disadvantages, so it’s worthwhile to explore which advantages match with your strengths as a trader.
Especially if you’ve been having a frustrating experience in one of these areas, trying out the other might give you better results.
Consistency or Opportunity
One of the general characteristics of currencies is that they are intended to be relatively stable.
Currencies don’t work as well if they have wide swings in value, so there is a lot of effort put in by central banks and governments to keep them from changing much over time.
Sure, there are occasions when you can have some pretty wild fluctuations. But, for the major currencies that are traded on the forex market, it’s...
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