Trading Double Bottom & Double Top – DAX (Index) 23rd January 2017

Two excellent chart patterns emerged early today on the DAX index. Firstly we had a double bottom and then a double top. You can make a living from just trading double tops and bottoms, they are prevalent on the shorter trading timeframes. There can also be quite a few false chart pattern signals so it [...]

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Trading on the FTSE index | 19th to 23rd December 2016

Market and trading analysis on the FTSE - 23rd December 2016 - Post-market FTSE 5 minute chart Friday 23rd December 2016 A very quiet day on the markets. Price bounced around, staying within ten points of the open pretty much all day. No trading opportunities to report today. It was a good opportunity [...]

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Trading the UK FTSE | 12th-16th December 2016

Trading view on the UK FTSE index. Pre-market analysis and post market review for 12th-16th December 2016 Post-market trading analysis 16th December 2016 FTSE 5 minute chart 16th December 2016 The FTSE spent the first two and a half hours today in the zone just above yesterdays close that we had been in overnight [...]

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Day trade FTSE | Market Analysis | WC 5th December 2016

Day trading on the FTSE - setups & technical analysis for week commencing 5th December 2016 Update -  FTSE Trading 9th December 2016 – 7.30am FTSE 2 hour chart 9th December 2016 Pre-market Our bull trend channel continues to house prices on the FTSE. The 2 hour chart above shows that since price touched [...]

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Trading the FTSE | Week Commencing 28th November 2016

Daily trading setups and analysis on the UK FTSE 100 Index FTSE Trading Update 2nd December 2016 – 5pm FTSE 5 minute chart 2nd December 2016 The FTSE spent the morning idling along underneath the trendline for the downtrend that we have been in for the last few days and as illustrated this morning [...]

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Master the emotional side of trading – trading secrets of the mind

Continuing our series on Trading Secrets - All in the Mind we discuss here how to begin to master the emotional side of trading. We can absorb millions of bits of information per second though our senses. In terms of trading most of that information is taken in through our sense of sight. However we [...]