CHICAGO, IL, June 9, 2004-Underscoring their commitment to trader education, The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE: SCH) and its direct access brokerage subsidiary CyberTrader, Inc. will host a seminar for clients and registered attendees of the upcoming 2nd Annual Chicago Traders Expo on June 24 at the Chicago Hilton Hotel & Towers from 9:00 am-3:00 pm. Pre-registration is required by logging onto cybertrader website.
The event will provide traders with in-depth, actionable trading strategies, and market analysis from industry experts such as Ken Tower, CMT, chief market strategist at CyberTrader; and Greg Valliere, chief political strategist at Schwab's Washington Research Group. In addition, Greg Miller, Schwab's chief trading officer, will walk traders through the do's and don'ts of options trading in today's volatile markets, and charting guru, Steve Nison, CMT, president of Candlecharts.com, will demonstrate how using candlesticks can help identify a stock's entry and exit points.
Participants will also have an opportunity to scrutinize their trading and risk management strategies, utilize charts, and discuss macroeconomic and political issues, including how the upcoming election may affect the markets.
"Successful traders understand the vital role that risk management strategies and overall market knowledge plays in their success," said Andy Gill, Senior Vice President, Schwab Active Trader Services. "This is a rare opportunity for them to interact with some of the country's top experts in the field. Attendees will walk away with a better understanding of the markets, as well as customized trading strategies to help them succeed."
Workshop Agenda - Thursday, June 24
Intraday & Short-Term Exit Strategies
Ken Tower, CMT
Chief Market Strategist, CyberTrader
9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. CDT
Option Strategies for a Volatile Market
Chief Trading Officer, Charles Schwab
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. CDT
Unleashing the Power of Candlestick
Charts to Pick the Best Stocks
Steve Nison, CMT
12:45 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. CDT
Impact of Today's Economy & the Election
Year to Trading Markets
Chief Strategist, Schwab's Washington Research Group
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. CDT
All registered attendees of the Chicago Traders Expo and clients of
Schwab and CyberTrader are invited to participate in the event free of
For more information about CyberTrader, Inc. please visit cybertrader website or call 877-729-2379.
The 2nd Annual Chicago Traders Expo runs from June 23-26 at Chicago
Hilton Hotel & Towers.