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What Really Drives Price Action in the Financial Markets

In their quest to make money from the markets, few traders stop to think and ask themselves a very basic question about Price Action “Why does price …

gold

Ichimoku Cloud

The Ichimoku Cloud is a technical analysis method that uses sets of moving averages to produce key levels in the past, present, and future. The Cloud …

Stocks

Trading Indicator Toolbox – Chandelier Exits

The original Analysis Toolbox articles discussed the various market cycles including trends and continuations. This part of the <i>The Trader’s Indicator</i> …

Trading

The Federal Reserve ’s Impact on the U.S. Dollar: A Closer Examination

Very few market forces influence the U.S. dollar more than the Federal Reserve seems to influence it. Eight times each year, the Fed’s policy-setting …

Central Banks

An Introduction To Binary Options

People are often looking for ways to invest aside from buying stocks, and one method that sometimes comes up is binary options trading. This is a …

Gambling

Binary trading demystified: 6 things to know before trying hands into it

Trading has evolved in more ways than one. With a plethora of options available to traders, there is something new available almost every second day. …

Stocks

Mastering Trading Psychology in a Volatile Climate: What Every Investor Needs to Know

When it comes to trading the financial markets, controlling your emotions is half the battle. Unfortunately, many traders refuse to make this a top …

Stocks

Indicator Toolbox – Chaikin Money Flow and Oscillator

The original Analysis Toolbox articles discussed the various market cycles including trends and continuations. This part of the <i>The Trader’s Indicator</i> …

Stocks

How to Differentiate what are good Stocks Buy Signals from Speculative ones

The S&P 500. Forewarned is Forearmed. Learn How to differentiate what are good stocks buy signals from speculative ones.<p>As someone who has been …

Stocks

AUDJPY Short - Forex Trading Journal

Forex Trade Journal Video for a 700 Tick Short Trade on AUDJPY using the APA Zones trading software and day trading, price action strategy. Learn …

Fibonacci Levels for Trading

Fibonacci Levels for Trading – Freaky Maths or just some made up levels for Traders?<p>The first thing to understand is where these Fibonacci levels …

Forex

Harley Davidson Stock Successful Short Trade - Trading Journals

14/09/14 – I have been watching this Harley Davidson Stock price action over the last week and now this potential Short trade is setting up well. …

Stocks

My $6,000 mistake. 6 hidden facts about live trade rooms

Live trade rooms, where subscribers pay to watch somebody trade live on line, seem like the perfect education tool. I hear from a lot of traders …

Major League Baseball

Why Traders Fear Losing So Much

Fear of losing is a major stumbling block to lasting trading success. It is possibly the biggest threat to our survival as traders and to our ability …

MotiveWave Charting Platform - What's it All About?

<b>Indicator Toolbox – Charting Platforms</b><p>The original Analysis Toolbox articles discussed the various market cycles including trends and continuations. …

Swing Trading Journal for NETFLIX ($NFLX)

10/05/14 – This stock price has seen a classic W4 pull back so far on the back of strong Bullish trend. There are 8/9 indicators in the green and …

Better Forecast With e-Yield Timing Indicators

This week the FTSE 100 and the S&P 500 made new all-time highs, the advance continues, stock markets are strong but the timing indicators are …

Should I buy The Needle, or The Hay Stack? - Diversification

<b>Diversification</b> – it’s every asset manager’s favorite word, and for a good reason. However, as we all know, too much of any one thing (no matter how …

Moving Average Uses in Trading all Markets

<b>Using Moving Average to Determine Trend and Entries</b><p>For many years I traded stocks based exclusively on the technical analysis of price charts. As I …

Trading Indicator Toolbox Education – Calmar Ratio for Stocks

The original Analysis Toolbox articles discussed the various market cycles including trends and continuations. This part of the <i>The Trader’s Indicator</i> …

Stocks

Oil Futures Trade Journal - 140 Tick Move - Trading Journals

Great Trade Journal Video for a 140 Tick Short Trade on Oil Futures using the APA Zones futures trading software and day trading, price action …

Forex

Straddle Trade & Scalping Trade Journal for $SBGL

19/10/14 – This SBGL stock is setting very strongly in both directions and so I am putting together a Straddle Trade with a Twist. Options traders …

Market Neutral Trading - Stocks Trading Strategy

<b>Market Neutral Trading</b><p>It’s become a kind of cliché to say that someone “wrote the book” on something, but when we are talking about market neutral …

Stocks

Stocks Trading Journal Update for the Trading Safely Team

Latest Update from the Stocks Trading Journal of the Trading Safely Team<p>Exclusive to Technician, Trading Safely has been designed in such a way as to …

JetBlue Stock Trading Journal Combining Swing Trading & Scalping

13/01/15 – The Setup for this JetBlue Stock potential trade is looking strong with 8/9 of my indicators in the green and one would think airline …

Forex

What Actually Is Wealth?

<b>There is a direct co-relation between wealth and trading which actually has a profound impact on how you see yourself as a trader.</b><p><b>It also impacts on</b> …

Spot reversals early with high volume nodes

High volume nodes (also know as volume clusters) are the key to catching market reversals early. Not all reversals are identified by high volume …

Top Tips for Trading in Turbulent Times - Volatility

It is said that the markets revolve around the human emotions of greed and fear. When traders are greedy, prices rise and profits can be realised. …

Brain Training - Trading Drills to Accelerate Your Performance (video)

In a previous article, we took a look at trading drills to accelerate your progress as a trader. In the earlier article, we looked at the “Cut and …