Think of trading in probabilities! This is one of the most used statements in trading education, the reason being it is true. But what does “think of trading in probabilities” mean. By the end of this article, you will have an understanding of how probabilities apply to the market and why focusing on the odds in trading will make you more profit.
Markets are very dynamic, as we all know. Traders starting their trading journey, and even trading veterans, can find it difficult to determine whether a strategy is to blame for poor performance or if the individual is unintentionally sabotaging their trading results
Ever seen someone bet all his chips at a poker game, although he knows that he doesn’t have a winning hand, but he does it anyway? Some of you maybe, but most of you not. And you’re probably thinking ‘why on earth would anyone do such an irrational thing to themselves?’… Well, how about we ask ourselves the same question.
Fundamentals, what are they and what do they mean? Why do some consider them as evil and others as good? Well, let’s dive into all these questions and understand what part they play in the forex markets.
Now it is key for me to highlight that fundamental analysis is a way of looking at the markets through the understanding of economic, social and political forces that may cause the market to react a certain way
Trendlines form part of the core set of tools used by Forex traders who implement technical analysis. If you want to understand this concept better, then fate has lead you to the right place.
Trendline- A line drawn on a price chart that connects swing highs or swing lows. Trendlines act as support and resistance just as normal horizontal levels do.
I’ve specifically titled this article… what it is, because there isn’t just one MACD indicator or at least one way to use it. Most of the pictures of the MACD you’ll probably see have a zero-line (Explained further down), histograms and two moving averages and are not what I’m about to show you. Let me Explain.
Breakout trading is one of the most utilized approaches in the Forex market. This is because trading breakouts is simple and far easier to implement when compared to other strategies, making it a great option for traders starting out and even veterans of the market.
Not for the faint-hearted
A stop-loss that trails behind price. A trailing stop has been the answer to many traders’ prayers, yet it is so downplayed and overlooked you would swear it was an indicator. Well, it isn’t… This is how you actually use a trailing stop. I’ll be the first one to say I had no idea you could trail your stop behind price until about 6 months after I started learning how to trade, some of you literally just found out
Watching Bloomberg and CNBC will make any new trader confused beyond belief. So many types of economic data flowing on the screen and the different analysts giving their opinions, this can leave traders with a heart rate above 150 bpm thinking: “what will happen to my long USD position?” In this article, we will discuss how interest rates affect Forex trading so that you are not left chewing your nails or grinding your teeth until there is nothing left.