Are you a Day Trader? Or a Swing Trader?

While day trading and swing trading both follow a short-term trading strategy and look for short-term profits, looking at price fluctuations. However, there are some key differences between the two types of traders, acknowledging which, should help us understand trading better and be better traders ourselves! 1. Number of trades per day: This one is obvious - if you’re a Day Trader, you will need to be making at least one trade every day!