Trading Process and Strategy

Trade Review – Pullback

After several days of post-Hurricane-Sandy nothingness in the markets, finally the Crude Oil Inventories report was being released. Perhaps this will move the markets! Postponed twenty four and a half hours from it's usual release time, it's been highly anticipated at my trading desk. Thankfully it didn't disappoint (or at least the first 10 minutes…

Trading Process and Strategy

More… Anticipating Traps

In last week's newsletter we looked at a more enlightened way to use TA – anticipating and exploiting traps within the marketplace. Here's the link if you missed it: https://yourtradingcoach.com/trading-process-and-strategy/the-three-steps-from-ta-amateur-to-ta-professional/   Today, let's look at another example of the concept discussed in this earlier article.

Trading Process and Strategy

The Double Failure Pattern (Revisited)

When I identify a setup area based upon the structure of the market, one thing I absolutely love to see is a double failure pattern. The double failure pattern was discussed in a prior article (https://yourtradingcoach.com/trading-process-and-strategy/the-double-failure-pattern/) and involves two failed attempts to breach a significant structural area of the chart. Entry is on the failure…