Capturing Trend Days

A trend day occurs when there is an expansion in the daily trading range and the open and close are near opposite extremes.

Using Volume to Make Better Trades

I wish I had a dollar for every time I’ve been asked what tools I use to trade. It would be easy money because my answer is always the same: chart patterns and volume.

Introduction to the Carry Trade

In this article we’ll cover a non-directional trading strategy that has been popular among banks and hedge funds, yet is lesser known among retail traders. The strategy most famously used the Japanese Yen in the mid 1990’s and again in 2004-2008. A drop in forex market volatility in 2019 is bringing the carry trade back … Read more

One Traders Journey

By Derek Frey Stopped out again! That was number 13 in a row and I thought 13 was my lucky number! It was the last straw. I was right to think I hated trading. I couldn’t see how I’d be able to go on in this business for one more day. I wanted to pick … Read more

Catch a Falling Knife…

“How to buy bottoms and sell tops with confidence.”By Jason Alan Jankovsky, FOREX Analyst & Trader Almost any trader with some experience has heard the trading maxim (or rule) “Don’t try to catch a falling knife…” It usually refers to buying a market falling in price and alludes to how dangerous it can be to … Read more

Leading Signals with Lagging Indicators?

By Andrei Knight We’ve all spent time pouring over various indicators, trading systems, and other gizmos, trying them in various combinations, and often to our eventual frustration and disappointment. They all seem to work for a time, and then suddenly stop. What made them quit working? Are they broken? No… chances are, the market conditions … Read more