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Stock Traders work in the financial services industry and are responsible for supporting financial organizations and liaising with stock brokers. Common job duties seen on a Stock Trader resume sample are trading stocks, being active on dedicated electronic networks, doing paperwork, and placing buy and sell orders. Required qualifications include the ability to work in a stressful environment, fast thinking, sound decision making, analytical skills, and excellent communication skills. Employers select resumes making display of a college degree in a field such as business or finance.

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Stock Trader

Performed analysis of selected stocks from Hang Seng Index assessing financial statement, company announcements, and industrial situation

  • Maintained trading data on spreadsheets for prospective research
  • Compared historical average returns, risks, earnings per share, PE ratio and company prospection for each company
  • Managed both day-to-day and long-term strategies for multiply stocks, discussing market news, reading stock journals and examining stock performance
  • Invest $30K on 5 stocks, and generated 15% revenue from August 2012 to the end of 2012
Candidate Info
6
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Business Administration
MS
Management And Systems
2

Proprietary Stock Trader

Traded for an elite proprietary trading firm responsible for over five percent of daily trading volume on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Managed a daily trading book of up to a million dollars a day.
  • Analyzed market trends, technical analysis and researched statistical patterns to develop profitable trading strategies.
  • Familiar with Insight, Track Data, Reuters, Bloomberg software.
  • Promoted from 100 share to 1500 share trader within 2 years.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Liberal Studies
3

Stock Trader

Developed stock market data analysis program using engineering- centered procedures.

  • Coded EXCEL, ACCESS, VBA, and AUTOIT software to automatically process large volumes of streaming stock market data.
  • Executed buy/sell transactions based upon researched traditional and experimental forms of technical stock performance analysis.
  • Formulated algorithms to search for real-time mathematical indicators, and flag which trades are worth executing.
  • Continuously evaluated live and back-test results to improve system processes.
  • Program tested to produce higher returns than top stock market benchmarks.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Aerospace Engineering
4

Stock Trader

Momentum trading in large scale trading floor environment, minimizing risk and maximizing profits.

  • Managed and financed staff of ten traders
  • Specialized in OTC and NYCE stocks
  • Conducted daily team meetings after market close to discuss short-term trading strategies
  • Hired, trained, developed and managed all traders for the firm
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
5

Stock Trader

Achieved 150% profit in first 6 months trading

  • Earned 600% trading pharmaceutical stocks in 90 days
  • Constant ability to confidently increase profits
  • Research and analytics investment practices
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BBA
Finance & Management
6

Stock Trader NJ & FL

Implemented new risk management and position sizing strategy and traded focused on technical analysis and momentum trigger approach.

  • Analyzed S&P 500, NASDAQ, and Jones futures to gauge market trends.
  • Researched and created daily hot stock list based on earning's reports, news, trends, and other criteria.
  • Implemented risk management and position sizing strategy.
  • Traded based on Technical analysis and candlestick set ups, entry on momentum trigger.
  • Momentum - level 2 market data, depth of market.
  • Monitored daily stock markets activity and the performance of individual shares.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Information Technology
7

Proprietary Stock Trader

Member of one of the largest professional, proprietary stock trading firms in the U.S.

  • Affiliated with the Chicago Stock Exchange as a broker dealer and a clearing partner with Goldman Sachs execution and clearing
  • Developed personal trading strategies and techniques
  • Executed trades manually, utilized algorithms
  • Utilized the very latest in data feeds and execution platforms
  • Successfully completed one of the strongest training and education programs in the world
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
8

Stock Trader

Led team in lead generation of customers with liquid net worth greater than $200,000

  • Traded stocks and other securities for customers while maintaining 100% trade accuracy
  • Scored 91% on series 7 exam
  • Worked as part of a team to attain 95% customer service rating
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MBA
Finance
Finance
9

Stock Trader

Identified equities that provided the greatest potential for trading opportunities on a daily basis

  • Knowledge of leading companies' product(s) and services in the fields of retail, technology, finance, and healthcare
  • Managed asset risk by use of fundamental and technical analysis
  • Increased portfolio value through understanding of capital markets and trading of personal portfolio
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BBA
Finance
10

Assistant Stock Trader

  • Identified and conducted research of existing and potential companies to trade
  • Responsible for receiving and executing customer orders
  • Developed and maintained good customer relationships
  • Kept files of companies traded up to date with quarterly, annual reports and daily press releases
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Performing Arts

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