Forex Holy Grail Update | 4/14/2014 9:07:00 AM
An “out of sample” analysis of the same strategies has now been completed. This analysis looks at the hypothetical performances of the same strategies but over a different time period.
Forex Holy Grail Conclusions | 3/31/2014 9:03:00 AM
Last week’s piece did include a statistical error, but as often happens with errors if they are discovered in time, it led me to some interesting conclusions which I am going to share with you today.
The Forex Holy Grail Revisited | 3/23/2014 9:35:00 PM
Last week I wrote about the market phenomena that is the true “holy grail” of the Forex markets. The phenomena is the statistical tendency of market to produce excessive returns, which can be “gamed” profitably by letting winning trades run to large reward to risk multiples, which cutting losing trades short by using relatively tight stop losses.
Discovering the Forex Holy Grail | 3/18/2014 1:59:00 AM
This is a title that is hard to read or write without smiling. The “holy grail” is the mother of all Forex jokes and cynical constructions.
Order Flow Trading Part Two | 3/3/2014 9:47:00 AM
Last week I began a series of articles about Order Flow Trading. We defined Order Flow trading as a wide-ranging term for styles of trading that are all focused on anticipating where large buy and sell orders would be located, and in trading along in tandem with those orders.
An Introduction to Order Flow Trading | 2/23/2014 4:06:00 PM
There is a lot of confusion and dispute over what exactly order flow trading is, let alone how it can be utilized as a profitable trading method. We will be exploring these subjects in a series of articles beginning today.
Advanced MACD Strategies | 2/12/2014 9:56:00 AM
Once we become familiar with the trading tools that are most common in the financial markets, it is important to start thinking about the ways these tools can be used.
What is the MACD Indicator? How do I use it? | 1/27/2014 9:38:00 AM
One of the most common technical indicators that is used by day traders in the financial markets can be seen in the Moving Average Convergence Divergence -- more commonly referred to as the MACD.
Strangle vs. Straddle Option Trading Strategies | 1/16/2014 8:38:00 AM
If you are interested in trading binary options instead of or in addition to trading spot Forex, you need to think about the fact that what you need to do to achieve success is completely different between the two.
Don’t Ignore the Minor Pairs | 12/25/2013 7:05:00 AM
Many retail traders start out either restricting their trading to a few pairs, or trading every instrument they can get their hands on. Why is this? Find out here.
Is it Time to Quit Indicators and Turn to Forex Price Action? | 12/22/2013 8:52:00 PM
If a survey was handed out to retail Forex and Futures traders and one of the questions that was asked was “what method or system did they first trade with”, without a doubt the huge majority of traders would say they started with indicators such as moving averages, stochastic, MACD, Bollinger Bands and the list of goes on and on.
Using Pin Bar Trading Strategy in Momentum Trading | 12/18/2013 3:08:00 PM
In this article you will learn the various aspects of the Pin Bar Trading Strategy used during a Pin Bar momentum break. Some of these features include the conditions needed for a potential long or short entry consisting of a single price bar/candle and the optimum time to place a stop loss.
Using an Outside Bar Trading Strategy in Momentum Trading | 12/18/2013 12:56:00 PM
This article examines several characteristics of the Outside Bar Trading Strategy used during an outside bar momentum break. These qualities include the conditions needed for a potential entry consisting of a single price bar/candle, where to place a stop loss and how to aim for a profit target using a risk to reward ratio benchmark of 1:1.
The Swing Trading Forex Strategy | 12/6/2013 9:15:00 AM
Since market conditions are always changing, traders will not only be able to implement a single trading strategy on each daily occasion. There will be many instances where no breakouts are visible and markets are caught in familiar ranges without any major impulsive moves. So, what should traders do in these instances?
Understanding the NETELLER Payment System | 11/28/2013 12:00:00 AM
When choosing a Forex broker, it’s critical that you do your research and make sure the broker is reputable, reliable and regulated. Check out this review about Neteller.com here.