Post-Session Procedure

Trading Process and Strategy

Chasing Performance

  Here's a little post-session exercise which may help stretch your performance to "never-before-reached" profit levels. Pick a target just above your all-time-high for a trading session. Whatever that is – $100, $500, $1000, $5000 or more. And ask yourself the following. Looking at the chart for today's session, with the benefit of hindsight, how…

Trader

The Mindset of a Champion

  This social media post from last Sunday is just SO IMPORTANT, I thought we should expand upon it and get the ideas out to the whole YTC audience. This is just a perfect example of a growth mindset, viewing losses as feedback that serve to drive further improvement and growth. There are two things…

Trader

You Can’t Catch Them All

  Never judge a missed trade by how it looks AFTER THE SESSION. Always judge a missed trade by how it looked AT THE RIGHT-HAND SIDE OF THE SCREEN AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. This article is in response to a question I received based upon the following image, from this prior article – https://yourtradingcoach.com/trading-process-and-strategy/how-do-you-find-time-to-plan-a-trade-on-a-1-minute-timeframe/…

Trading Process and Strategy

Reviewing Key Price Action Sequences

A great way to learn to read price action is to review your historical price charts, with a focus on the price action at key structural locations. Find and review anything which fits these categories. tests of significant levels breaks of significant levels traps transitions between trends and ranges transitions from volatility contraction to expansion…

Trading Business

Post-Session Chart Review

We recently shared some post-trade reviews from Josh, who is doing exceptional work in creating a trade review journal for his longer timeframe forex trading (daily charts). See the trade reviews here if you missed them: https://www.yourtradingcoach.com/trading-business/Trade-Review-Examples/ But a trade review journal is not the only option you have. Today I'd like to share a…

Trading Business

Trade Review Examples

The following trade review examples have been taken (with permission) from some email conversations with Josh, a trader of the YTC Price Action Trader methodology. He's still in the early stages of his development, developing confidence in his strategy and processes through historical chart review. He's doing this using ForexTester software which allows for trading…