Timeline

Timeline

How to Recover a Losing Trade and Come Out with a Profit

How ever bad a situation may seem, in nearly every case a losing trade can be recovered and even turned ...
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Pitchfork Method for Analyzing Trends and Price Channels

We all know that trends and price channels often don’t move in straight lines. But within the seemingly random price ...
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Can You Trade More Profitably Without Stop Losses?

The truth about forex trading is that even when a trader accurately predicts market direction they often fail to profit ...
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How to Make the Most of Forex Order Types

Orders are often seen as nothing more than a side show to the real business of trading. Yet the range ...
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Bid Ask Spread – What it Means and How You Can Use It

Bid-Ask (Offer) Price Definition To make any market there need to be both buyers and sellers. The bid and offer ...
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Value at Risk: How to Calculate Forex Risk

When trading any market, whether currencies, bonds or stocks, we know there is a chance that the price will go ...
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What are the Alternatives to the Yen Carry Trade?

The carry trade has a simple aim: Borrow low and lend high. Japanese yen is often the borrowed currency in ...
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Covered and Uncovered Interest Arbitrage Explained with Examples

With covered interest arbitrage, a trader is looking to exploit discrepancies between the spot rate and the futures or forwards ...
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How to Spot an Overbought or Oversold Market

Market commentators often use the words overbought and oversold quite loosely. You might hear an analyst say for example, “EURUSD ...
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5 Simple Ways to Control Your Emotions When Trading

It’s easy to forget when dealing with complex trading algorithms and techniques that we are all human beings. Whether we ...
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Market Timing vs. Buy and Hold – Which is Better?

When it comes to trading styles nothing divides opinion more than the choice between market timing and buy-to-hold. Market timers ...
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7 Ways to Lower Risk in Forex Trading

Here are 7 easy tips that will help to lower risk when trading foreign exchange and any other market. 1.     ...
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Heikin Ashi Charts and How to Use Them

Heikin Ashi charts are an alternative to standard candlestick charts. They are useful in identifying places where the market is ...
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Slippage, Requotes and Unfair Price Execution

Forex is an over the counter market. This means there are no centralized exchanges to match counterparties and fill orders ...
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How to Use Forex Leverage Safely

One of the advantages of trading markets such as forex is the availability of leverage. When used correctly, leverage can ...
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The Descending Broadening Wedge

This pattern appears across all forex charts and like the ascending version, the trading rule is not entirely straightforward.  Based ...
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Facts and Myths about Forex Trading

What are the facts and myths about forex trading? This article exposes 7 of the most common myths about trading ...
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