Trading off News Reaction Highs and Lows

News released on Wednesday morning an hour before the RTH open. And the reaction was to spike higher and then lower and settle back within the range. Interesting. That’s not quite what I expected, but it creates two levels worth watching. Two levels that define a clear boundary between bullish, neutral and bearish zones. And…

Trading off Holiday Session Structure – 3

Narrow-range half-day holiday sessions provide great structure from which we can trade. We discussed this idea previously. You might recall this social media example from June. Zooming into the 30 minute chart from that prior (June) example, we see how the narrow-range session provides both directional preference and setup locations. I’m not a fan of…

When Price Stretches to Reach the Level

This is without doubt one of the best ways I like to see price set up for TST/BOF reversal trades from an S/R level. We discussed this briefly in a related article – https://yourtradingcoach.com/trading-process-and-strategy/higher-quality-breakout-failure-trades/ But let’s look at an example from this week’s trading. We’ll start with a higher timeframe chart to give some context,…

Layered Levels of Support or Resistance – 2

Let’s do a quick followup to the recent article on Layered Levels of Support or Resistance. Because there was an email response that I think is worth sharing. – – – Email: Lance, you’re a legend. Your timing is perfect. I’ve been trying to trade off major daily levels (prior days highs and lows, overnight…