Trading Process and Strategy

Traps at the Open

  Our last article discussed one of the times when I show no patience at the open. One of the times when I'm keen to get a trade on as soon as I can. No patience. No delays. It's game on! You can see it here if you missed it – https://yourtradingcoach.com/trading-process-and-strategy/traps-just-before-rth-open/ That article dealt…

Trading Process and Strategy

Traps on a Retest of a Level

  My normal trading times are between 09:30am and 12:00 midday US Eastern Time. You won't see many trades after midday because in my timezone that is 3:00am. It's time to complete my post-trading routine before getting some well deserved rest. But occasionally circumstances allow me to push a little beyond this midday (3:00am) time…

Trading Process and Strategy

The Other Trader (6)

  Let's continue with an old article series – the metagame – trading AGAINST other traders who find themselves on the wrong side of the market. Because… If I can't feel someone on the other side of the market getting it really wrong, there is no trade. You can see the prior articles here if…

Trading Process and Strategy

When Obvious Expectations Fail

  Take note when the market offers something that many traders will see as obvious. Because when "obvious expectations" fail, you will often find a clear directional bias and good trade opportunity in the opposite direction. Monday 30th April 2018 And that is a quite reasonable expectation. You SHOULD be seeking opportunity LONG. At least…