Failed Breakouts II

Following last month’s article on the ‘curse of the breakout’, we thought it prevalent to discuss one technical pattern synonymous with a failed breakout as well provide some insight in regards to trading around key levels. The name Cat’s Whisker describes a candle which opens within a level, then breaks though it before it failing […]

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What’s wrong with cryptocurrency trading systems?

We get it every day:We get asked by traders what’s wrong with their cryptocurrency trading systems? Most of these traders are losing money… or their wins are too small to be worth their time and energy. And their “reason why” almost always boils down to the same thing: They’re trading a 21st-Century market – Cryptocurrencies […]

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My Market Prep for 11/05/2018 #ES_F #FDAX

Market Prep for ES: Levels: open 2751.00 high 2756.50 low 2699.50 close 2724.25 Midpoint 2728.00 VPOC 2719.25 IBH 2756.50 IBL 2734.00 HVN 2727.50 / 2711.50 LVN 2737.00 Singel Prints 2679.25 / 2815.25 Volume Profiling: Souce: IQFeed®, Linnsoft RT® Expectation: open inside value and inside range Hypo 1: sell-off down to first target 2689.75, second target […]

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Trader Input Part 1

The key tip from the senior traders this week focused upon the accurate identification of price patterns. By accurately using such patterns to define the criteria you use to enter a trade, you will learn to remain patient. Such patience and the correct application of price pattern identification will limit the number of times you […]

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US Trading Prep 16.05.2018

Index Futures Net Changes and Settlements: ContractSettlementNet Change+/-%S&P 500 (ESM18:CME)2709.00-22.00-0.81%DowJones (YMM18:CBT)24,660-226-0.91%Nasdaq 100 (NQM18:CME)6890.50-83.50-1.21%Russell 2000 (RTYM:CME)1601.80-2.50-0.15% Foreign Markets, Fair Value and Volume: In Asia 7 out of 11 markets closed lower: Shanghai Comp -0.70%, Hang Seng -0.13%, Nikkei -0.44% In Europe 8 out of 13 markets are trading lower: CAC +0.06%, DAX +0.35%, FTSE +0.11% Fair […]

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