The ‘overclocking’ error that kills profits dead

A question comes in from a client… “I particular love the _______ approach but find that certain important market factors are out of the ________ analysis such as Volume and Currency strength. Don’t you think these two factors somehow should be added?” Now this is a common temptation. It’s so easy to take a proven […] [...]

Daily analysis of USD/JPY for July 10, 2017

OverviewThe USD/JPY pair confirmed that 113.97 has been breached after the pair closed above it last week. This supports our expectations for a further bullish trend on the short-term basis. The price moves within the bullish channel that is displayed... [...]

Dollar Remains Weak

The report for the US labor market, despite being positive, again left more questions than answers. Meanwhile, the apparently extended weak trend of the average wage growth was also noted. An in-depth analysis of the labor market shows that this assess... [...]

Special Forces style battle planning

I was at a breakfast meeting once, and this ex-special forces guy gave a presentation on applying hardcore tactics to everyday business. One thing that really stuck in my mind – and immediately changed how I approached my trading – was the way they stay laser-focused on their missions… When the commanding officer is briefing […] [...]

My ‘sorting machine’ for finding great trading strategies

There’s no shortage of trading systems and strategies available for you to buy. And just like in any industry there are good products and bad products. Do some careful research before spending your money and you can pick up a great system off the shelf, so why even bother designing your own? Well, the commercial […] [...]

Global macro overview for 23/06/2017

Global macro overview for 23/06/2017:Three Federal Open Market Committee officials will be speaking today: James Bullard (15:15 GMT), Loretta Mester (16:40 GMT) and Jerome Powell (18:15 GMT). All of them represent either hawkish or dovish point of view... [...]

AUD/JPY testing major resistance, prepare to sell

Price is now testing a major level of resistance at 84.88 (Multiple fibonacci extensions) and we expect a strong reaction from here for a drop to at least 83.90 (Fibonacci retracement, horizontal pullback support).Stochastic (34,5,3) is seeing strong r... [...]