Study the Transitions

Let’s talk about Market Structure and Price Action study, commencing with a question I received on Thursday – Do you still do daily study of market structure? And my response, sent out via social media: A followup comment from the original questioner… “I’ve tried this in the past but not been able to stick with…

What Puts You In Sync (or Out of Sync) With Price Flow?

  I sent out the following post via social media earlier this week. It's a theme I've pushed quite a bit over the last few years because I feel it's incredibly important. No matter what markets you trade. No matter what timeframe you trade. No matter what strategy you trade. There will be price sequences…

If you are not growing as a trader, then this is the problem…

  I received the following message via social media late last year. I am frustrated. Despite all knowledge on stock analysis, momentum indicators, writing journal I make losses. Whereas I know person with nothing of these making huge profits everyday. She goes and buy stock and it would fly higher. When she sells stock would…

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/  …

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…

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…