FX Morning Update – A Time for Caution (Again)

Good Morning. As a quick follow up from last night’s post, the Swiss National Bank in its operations this morning signaled no further desire to push rates still lower, acting instead to stabilize the current rates, which in the 3-month area are now around -51 basis points. Euronerves have been shaken by reports that German […]

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The Swiss Miss, and the FX Market Swings

This is my first effort at providing my fellow students at TradingConcepts with updated information, views and impressions from (primarily) the foreign exchange market, where I spend my working days. I’ve learned a tremendous amount from Todd Mitchell, and it has helped me to navigate charts in a variety of time frames, and to structure […]

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Is this the 2012 Bear Market? (part 3)

Is this the 2012 Bear Market? (part 3)   In part 1 we said that we could evaluate whether a Market was a Bull or Bear depending on the:   Market Character Signals Price Action   In Part 3, we’ll reveal some of the usual technical signals associated with the warning of an impending Bear…..or […]

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Is this the 2012 Bear Market? (part 2)

Is this the 2012 Bear Market? (part 2)   In part 1 we said that we could evaluate whether a Market was a Bull or Bear depending on the:   Market Character Signals Price Action   In Part 2, we’ll cover the explanation of “Market Character.” Just what on earth is “Market Character”, you ask? […]

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Is this the 2012 Bear Market? (part 1)

Is this the 2012 Bear Market?   What did we just see last week? Was it the start of the 2012 Bear Market, or was it just a really deep pullback in the middle of the cyclical Bull Market that we’ve been in since March 2009? Chances are, if you listen to ten Market pundits, […]

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Separating the Winning Traders from the Losing Traders

Separating the Winning Traders from the Losing Traders As you probably know, 90% of all traders generally fail.  And believe me when I say it’s not because the markets are so difficult to understand and grasp.  Let me tell you the real reasons why most traders fail. The plain simple truth is; it’s all about […]

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