Extremely quick trades. These can last anywhere from 30seconds-2minutes. The goal here is to lock in small profits throughout the day.
Upon identifying a good entry point, day trades are trades that are held well over a couple minutes and sometimes even a couple hours.
Swing trading can arguably be one of the highly profitable yet most risky trades. These type of traders are held overnight, few weeks, or a few months.
Trades that are held for months without having to reposition them.