Forex Trading Tips

Review of proven trading methods and techniques for both newbies and experienced Forex traders.

Stock Indices: How to Use Investor Sentiment

On today’s exchange, indices are almost almighty: they are used to instantly assess the market situation and predict the results of trading in the future, they evaluate the managers’ skills and invest in them. Why do we need indices? On Friday, January 12, 2018, the price of Alrosa ...

Usage of Swap Strategy on Retail Forex Market

Traders commonly interpret payment for retaining an open position overnight (aka Swap) as an additional fee, which they must pay to their broker, since Swap is negative for most of currency pairs. In other words, it is a debit to customers’ account. However, for some currency pairs it is ...

Most Frequently Occurred Price Patterns In Forex Trading

If you are a long term trader, then you should have a close eye on various price patterns that occur frequently at various timeframes. These patterns may yield huge and easy return with minimum risk. Let us have a look at some famous price patterns. Head & Shoulder (H&S) H&S is one ...

What Does the Inverted Yield Curve Mean to You?

There has been a lot of talk surrounding the recent yield curve inversions in US debt markets. From a simple perspective, an inverted yield curve can be a portent of problems in the markets, and perhaps even a big crash in equities. It is important to understand what a yield curve is, and why ...

How to Use the Momentum Indicator in Forex

The Momentum indicator is one of the most exciting oscillators available to technical analyze financial markets. Like any oscillator, it appears at the bottom of a chart. Many traders consider it as a benchmark for volatility too. If that’s the case or not, we’ll let you decide after reading ...

Elliott Wave Theory: Double and Triple Combinations

Financial markets changed, and they will continue to change, becoming more complex as our society develops. Some markets disappeared, some others were born (e.g., oil, foreign exchange, crypto), and, in time, the cycle will repeat. Due to this complex market evolution, it is impressive how some ...

A Guide for Trading Divergences

Divergences were born from the desire of having an alternative to chaotic price movements. Since the Personal Computer (PC) invention, traders find it easier to plot charts and calculate complicated oscillators using sophisticated mathematical formulas. An oscillator appears at the bottom of ...

Do the Opposite – Contrarian Thinking in Technical Analysis

Algorithmic trading dominates the price action in all financial markets. In the last decades, computer programs more and more sophisticated, began replacing human trading. As computers began more reliable in time, coding reached new levels. To have an idea of how serious the algorithmic ...

Jobs Data in the United States – Why It Matters for the Retail Trader

The currency market or foreign exchange appeared with the United States decision to drop the gold standard. At the start of the 1970s, the Nixon Administration’s decision set the stage for what will become the most significant financial market in the world. Also known as the interbank market it ...

Explaining the Elements of a Trading Account

Regardless of the trading platform used, some elements in a trading account always appear. We’re not talking about swaps, spreads, and commissions, that vary from broker to broker. Instead, this article aims at explaining the importance of balance, equity, and margin in a retail trading ...