Category Archives: Market Structure & Price Action

Stochastic Indicator Part 2: Stochastics & Market Structure

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Stochastic Indicator Part 2: Stochastics & Market Structure So we established in the last article that the Stochastic indicator can be described as Mutton Dressed as Lamb if it’s used as your sole tool for entries and exits. However, if used in conjunction with an analysis of the market structure and price action, it can […]

How Professionals use Stock Charts

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How Professionals use Stock Charts I was an eager trading upstart with a few trading profits from the dot.com boom way back before the year 2000. It felt I was just one step away from making my fortune. I gave away my printing business, sold all my printing equipment and researched day and night to […]

Reading the Market Part 3: Understanding Trend Trading

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In part 1 of our series on Reading the Market, we looked at Understanding General Price Action Trading and in part 2 we focused on Short Term Price Action Strategies. In this article, the last in the series, we’ll talk about understanding trend trading.  There are essentially three market states; Range This is a period where neither […]

Reading the Market Part 2: Short Term Price Action Strategies

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Kickstart your trading analysis by understanding short term price action strategies [dt_gap height=”10″ /] In part 1 of Reading the Market, we looked at Understanding General Price Action Trading. In this article we’ll drill down further and look at getting a handle on the short term price action strategies.  Analysis of individual bars on candlestick […]

Reading the Market Part 1: Understanding General Price Action Trading

Price Action Trading – The Basics Price action trading. It may seem simplistic, and in theory, it is as there are really only two major principles any market has that you need to know to create consistent profits from your trading or active investing. And these principles hold true for most liquid markets throughout the […]

Trading Price Movement – Key Principles

Trading Price Movement It may seem simplistic, but there are really only two major principles any market has that you need to know to create consistent profits from your trading or active investing. And these principles hold true for most liquid markets throughout the world. Price will rise if we see increasing buyer demand outweighing sellers and […]