Price Oscillations and Short-term Trading
When I am not doing a lot of active trading, I am actively thinking about trading. That is what I am doing at the moment and my mind is on price oscillations. Traders all think they know about oscillations but they are really quite complicated; so let’s review […]
Not only did I miss out for a time while recovering from surgery, but during that time TradeStation, which I use for chart analysis and trade execution decided to get out of FOREX trading completely and transferred (sold?) that portion of their business to Oanda. So I am now required to learn to navigate […]
I have been recovering from some minor surgery for about two weeks now and have not felt like trading or even writing about it – but I have been watching the markets and thinking about what is going on.
Once in awhile it is a good thing to just stop what you are doing and […]
Of all the major currencies, the Japanese yen probably has the worst fundamentals. The Japanese government is amassing debt with both hands and they already are deeper in debt than any other major currency – and by a very large margin. If there ever was a bug in search of a windshield it would have […]
Last week the Japanese yen moved from a high of 121.480 to a low of 116.277. That is a whopping 5203 pips of movement for one week.
Now let’s look at that in dollars. An average contract for USDJPY is about 100,000. The margin for that contract would probably be something like $3,000.00.
Let’s say […]
Traders love volatility – usually the more the merrier. But the recent volatility in the USDCAD has been historically high.
That kind of volatility is usually only found in a market crisis. But this one has been all about crude oil.
Look at the following chart of The USDCAD pair for the […]
In a nutshell, the music of the market is the oscillations in price. These oscillations occur in all time frames. But they look different in different time frames Just like music the faster it is played the more different it sounds.
IN trading securities, price oscillations are […]
The Dow has been bouncing like a super ball. Crude Oil is heading down and no-one seems to know where the bottom might be.
The FOREX markets have been making moves in a day that usually take a week or more.
It appears that we are off to […]
I time my market entries from a very fast chart – in the case we will discuss today it is a 40 tick per bar chart of the USDCAD pair. The chart in Figure 1, shown below is the window on my workspace that contains the price bars. I plot two indicators over the price […]
Trading is hard work. That is the principal reason, in my humble opinion, why so few people who try it are successful. Get rich quick and/or easy schemes are everywhere in the world of trading securities.
So what is a trader supposed to do?
First and foremost – get real! There is no such thing […]
Exchange rates table is provided by DailyForex.com - Forex Reviews and News
Live currency cross rates is provided by DailyForex.com - Forex Reviews and News
Live indices widget is provided by DailyForex.com - Forex Reviews and News
Live commodities widget is provided by DailyForex.com - Forex Reviews and News
Author & Trader
the SRV’s are spot on !!Tom CUSA
I trade the US Bond Markets exclusively – amazed at the accuracy of the SRV’s !!George SNew York, NY
Great system – couldn’t trade without it !!Frank YDavid, Panama
Thanks for the method !! Very solid, very logical entry and exit and genius SRV’s !!Denis DRussia
….very impressed with the whole philosophy – both personal and trading, expressed in the book. I will read and revert !!Richard DUSA
“The SRV’s are amazingly accurate”.Tony Texas
- September 2017 (1)
- July 2017 (2)
- May 2017 (1)
- January 2017 (1)
- December 2016 (3)
- September 2016 (2)
- August 2016 (2)
- July 2016 (2)
- June 2016 (5)
- May 2016 (1)
- April 2016 (2)
- March 2016 (1)
- February 2016 (3)
- January 2016 (3)
- December 2015 (1)
- November 2015 (3)
- October 2015 (5)
- September 2015 (5)
- August 2015 (2)
- July 2015 (5)
- May 2015 (1)
- April 2015 (1)
- March 2015 (1)
- January 2015 (1)
- November 2014 (1)
- October 2014 (1)
- August 2014 (1)
- July 2014 (6)
- June 2014 (3)
- May 2014 (5)
- April 2014 (2)
- March 2014 (2)
- February 2014 (2)
- January 2014 (10)
- December 2013 (11)
- November 2013 (20)
- October 2013 (13)
- September 2013 (14)
- August 2013 (10)
- July 2013 (26)
- June 2013 (16)