Update on Major forex pairs, where are the markets heading?

All major forex pairs are quite naturally influenced by the US dollar. The problem with the current market conditions is that the US dollar is in a ‘long term’ corrective structure. An important characteristic of  ‘long term’ structures is that more often than not, it embeds impulsive-looking waves to both sides on shorter timeframes. Hence, failure …

Wave analysis and outlook for major currency pairs

Wave analysis is the new trend in technical analysis. Well, it’s not new but the spin off version from the original Elliott wave theory has received much credibility in the recent past. Specially among the Tradingview community. Tradingview might not represent the complete demography of traders. But I believe it does have a large user base of new retail traders. So any effective system, strategy …

EURUSD Weekly outlook and wave analysis 03rd – 07th October 2016

Last week was a great example of why sometimes it’s great idea to stay out of the markets. I was more than happy to watch it from a distance. Simply because I anticipated this dreaded sideways price action to continue. I don’t really know for how long, but watch the market carefully until crucial evidence is there to support …

GBPUSD Weekly outlook and wave analysis 03rd – 07th October 2016

Whatever happened to volatility. It’s amazing how price can get squeezed in one place, even with high impact news hitting the wire. There is only one conclusion. All major economies trying to make a move in the same direction. But if that is the case, there is only one outcome – more sideways price action. GBPUSD …

Pips, Lots, Margin and Leverage – basics to make real pips

pips, margin, leverage, lots

Learn pips before making them You will be absolutely dumbfounded if you knew how many traders are oblivious to terms like margin, leverage, lot size and even pips. Let alone calculating them, some don’t even know how these faculties affect a trading account. I know, it can be daunting when you first hear these words and their definitions. …

EURUSD Weekly outlook and wave analysis 26th – 30th September 2016

EURUSD – sideways continues Yes, you guessed it right. EURUSD has gone to extreme sideways-conditions, to an extent that its highly unlikely to return to normal conditions anytime soon. Overall Daily corrective structure is still in a balance between a triangle and a zigzag. Most of all the price has been stalling back and forth in a tight range …

GBPUSD Weekly outlook and wave analysis 26th – 30th September 2016

Cable recap… Hey pips! Hope you bagged plenty of pips last week. Not that the cable was trending. Far from it. However, the market is never short of opportunities. GBPUSD was not in my prioritized list of instruments for trading yet. As ya’ll know, the cable is in a huge correction since July. Nevertheless, if …

GBPUSD Weekly outlook 19th – 23rd September 2016

Like Euro like Pound. Well, this may not be the case when the US Dollar is in a sideways market and/or the EURGBP is in a trend. Nevertheless, let’a analyse the Cable using the same top-down approach used in the EURUSD weekly outlook analysis. GBPUSD Monthly Grand Supercycle (green) Wave-Y of WXY double-three Supercycle (blue) Wave-C of ABC ZigZag Trend …