There are events that happen daily that have positive or negative impact on stocks. You should always have a reliable resource for news, so you are always aware of what going on. The point being, if you were unfortunate enough to have a long position on United Airlines (UAL) before the PR fiasco then your position would’ve been absolutely blown up. If you don’t pay attention and allow things to go on autopilot you will lose on that particular position. These are just some tools to help you improve your trading and bring it to the next level. I go into some depth on what sort of options you have to ensure this.