Commodity Channel Index CCI

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[adrotate banner=”1″] What is the Commodity Channel Index? Although the Commodity Channel Index, also known as CCI, was developed to be used for futures, it is also used in the stock and foreign exchange markets. Created by Donald Lambert, this indicator helps traders determine reversal points in the commodity markets. Similar to RSI and the […]

Moving Average Convergence Divergence MACD


[adrotate banner=”1″] What is the MACD? The Moving Average Convergence Divergence, or MACD, is a technical analysis indicator that is used to determine trend, strength and momentum. It is generally seen as the MAC Daddy (pun intented) of all indicators for this very reason. It combines the trend signals of moving averages, strength signals with […]

Support and Resistance

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[adrotate banner=”1″] What is Support and Resistance? In its most basic form, support is the floor and resistance is the ceiling. In trading, a support level is the level at which the price cannot break. Instead of breaking through this support price, it will tend to bounce off. A resistance level is the same idea, […]

Happy New Year! Let’s Trade Forex

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[adrotate banner=”1″]How is your New Year going so far? I’m sure you have been keeping up with your resolutions and goals for 2012. One of my goals this year is to double my trading account before December. This should not be hard to do but I will need to make sure that I plan my […]

How to Accept Losses With Grace

[adrotate banner=”1″]The lack of a proper trading plan which includes precise rules for entering and exiting a trade will most certainly guarantee failure over the long term. Beginners usually suffer from the same common ailments. They abandon trading plans purely on impulse because things are not going exactly as how they had envisioned. Repeatedly they […]

Technical Analysis vs. Fundamental Analysis

If you’re just beginning to delve into the world of forex trading, it can be an intimidating and overwhelming market to get your head around. You might have come across the terms ‘technical analysis’ and ‘fundamental analysis’ already, but what’s the difference and which one is best for you? Technical Analysis In short, when a […]