Forex Market Analysis

In the previous forex education section, we introduced the Relative Strength Index (RSI) and buying and selling when the indicator crosses back from oversold and overbought. In this section we will mo...
Forex Market Analysis

In the last section we looked at Moving Average crosses and using Moving Averages to determine the trend. In this section we will move on to a new type of indicator - the Oscillator. Unlike the MA, Os...
Forex Market Analysis

In the last section we introduced Moving Averages or Mas. We used a single MA in isolation and let it guide us into possible buying and selling opportunities. We used the 100SMA (100 Period Simple Mov...
Forex Market Analysis

Moving Averages are by far the most widely used and easy to understand forex indicator. They display right on top of your chart and mechanics are very easy to understand - a moving average or MA - is ...
Forex Market Analysis

Fibonacci retracements are a quick and easy way of predicting support and resistance levels in Forex. The Fibonacci tool works on the principle that markets tend to 'retrace' a portion of a move prior...
Forex Market Analysis

In Forex trading, support and resistance refers to levels where price is likely to pause, bounce or even reverse. Support is a lower price point or zone where the currency pair is considered 'cheap...
Forex Market Analysis

In this section we will cover chart patterns, these are patterns that are comprised of many candles and take considerably more time to form. Once again, there are multitudes of chart patterns to draw ...
Forex Market Analysis

In this section we're going to take a look at trading off forex candles on your MT4 charts. There are many different forex candle patterns - we'll have a look at some of the more common and reliable o...
Forex Market Analysis

Technical Analysis is the use of charts, such as those found on the Vantage FX MetaTrader 4 (MT4) platform, to study historical price movement to determine the possible future direction of price. The ...
Beginner's Guide to TA

It's time to get serious! From here on out we're going to be concocting consistent trades, using the instruments seen in the past lessons. Before we start our adventure, however, allow me to share som...
Beginner's Guide to TA

If one thing is certain about Forex, it is that it trends. Not always and never forever, but market trends do definitely emerge, and do definitely continue - sometimes for months or years. One currenc...
Beginner's Guide to TA

Technical Analysis is a curious pursuit. Charts attract all walks of life; not just those mathematically inclined. Maybe the rhythmic patterns appeal to us on a deep level. The harmony of the price mo...
Beginner's Guide to TA

The markets are said to trade within a range 70-80% of the time. Trends are the exception, and not the rule. So what to do when the markets are flat? The smart trader dons their range trading hat. ...