Active trading

Active trading refers to buying and selling securities for quick profit based on short-term movements in price. The intention is to hold the position for only a short amount of time. There is no precise time measurement for active trading. Day traders that make tens or hundreds of trades per day would be very actively trading, while a swing trader that is opening or closing positions every few days may be considered by many to be an active trader as well—Read more at Investopedia. Mitchell, Cory. “Active Trading.” 21 August 2019.