There is great opportunity available in the markets when OBVIOUS expectations fail to be met.
Sometimes you see these coming. Other times you need to find yourself on the wrong side of the market first.
But if you understand this concept and can recognise it as it sets up, you can quickly reorient yourself and profit from the actual move.
The textbook reference for the Failure to Continue: YTC Price Action Trader, Volume 2, Page 143
But today, let’s work through some charts…
When the market provides a massive price swing breaking a significant level, and strongly hints that this should continue further, keep in mind the fact that obvious expectations do not always play out as expected.
And opportunity may be available if the market instead sets up a failure to continue.