Tyler Yell, CMT

Forex Trading Instructor

Position Trading based on technical set ups, Risk Management & Trader Psychology.
Tyler Yell is a Currency Analyst & Trading Instructor for DailyFX in North Texas. Tyler joined DailyFX in 2012 after working for a major FX Broker in a Senior Sales role for four years. Tyler’s investing strategy varies from medium to long-term trades based on global macro themes with a few short-term trades when mean-reversion opportunities exist based on advanced technical set-ups. Tyler holds the Chartered Market Technician® (CMT) credential, which is the preeminent, global designation for practitioners of technical analysis. The CMT designation is awarded to those who demonstrate mastery of a core body of knowledge of investment risk in portfolio management settings. Tyler is also attending Southern Methodist University’s Professional MBA program that has given him a strong fundamental understanding of advanced market concepts. Readers of DailyFX appreciate Tyler’s unique ability to communicate market truths like risk management and technical set ups in a simple way to improve comprehension and application for the newer trader.



EUR Could Remain Strong After Draghi Notes Downside Risks Diminishing

Thursday’s central bank showdown between the ECB, BoJ, & Riksbank provided some volatility, but also a dose of encouragement for EUR bulls.

Crude Oil Price Forecast: One-Month Low As 200-DMA Fails To Support

Crude Oil fell to a one-month low as April comes closer to a bearish month that could lead to a washout of Bullish positioning in May.

Trump’s Tax Plan Leads USD Higher Before Central Bank Showdown

Wednesday’s focus returned to the USD as it staged a rebound against stronger currencies and gained further against weaker-FX on Mnuchin comments of US tax-cuts.

USD/JPY Extends Higher Into Confluence of Resistance Ahead of BoJ

USD/JPY traded at its highest levels of the month ahead of the BoJ rate announcement on Thursday as USD rallies on Trump Tax Plan details.

Trump’s Tough Tariff Talk Awakens CAD & MXN Bears

Tuesday’s focus returned to the worries after the US Election that protectionism would soon rule global trade agendas. CAD & MXN feel on likely implications.

USD/CAD Technical Analysis: A Case Study On Not Fighting Breakouts

USD/CAD is trading at its highest levels since February 2016 and appears to be sticking the technical script of trading higher within a clearly defined Bullish Channel.

EUR Breaks Higher To Open Week with Largest Gap Open on Record

An aggressive unwind of protective hedges left the EUR trading at its richest levels of 2017, which turns many traders focus to Draghi on Thursday.

Bullish EUR/USD on Positive Bund Yield Correlation As European Political Risk Wanes

Bullish EUR/USD on Positive Bund Yield Correlation As European Political Risk Wanes

DXY Serves Up News Watcher’s Delight With Politics & Tier 1 Data

DXY gapped on the weekly open as EUR risk came off on the first round French election outcome. Now, can we trust the DXY bounce?

Weekly Forecast: French Election, Trump Tax Plan, US GDP in Focus

Financial markets are set for a volatile week as first round of the French presidential election, a White House tax reform proposal and first-quarter US GDP data looms ahead.

Oil’s Near-6% Drop May Pave The Path For Improving Fundamentals

Crude Oil’s front-month contract rolled over this week while seeing the largest drop since March as US Production rises to 21-month highs.

EUR Heads For Second Week Of Gains Ahead Of Tight French Election

Bonds rose ahead of the French vote, but not aggressively. The surprising story to many has been the resilience of the EUR despite the tight race.

DailyFX US Desk Round Table Recap: French Elections Dominate FX Markets

This week, Paul Robinson, Christopher Vecchio, and Tyler Yell, CMT gathered to discuss how elections in Europe will impact the Euro and the British Pound.

Crude Oil Price Forecast: Downside Stalls on OPEC Favoring Extension

Conflicting themes continue to hit the Crude Oil market adding to volatiliity as the May Contract expired on Thursday.

JPY Drops on Kuroda Comments For Further QE, EUR Options Telling

USD found its second day of gains, which was helped by the U.S. Treasury Secretary’s comments as well as Boj Governor Kuroda’s on QE continuation.

USD/CAD Trades At 1-Month Highs On Commodity Downturn, CAD CPI Ahead

USD/CAD appears to be sticking the technical script of trading higher within a clearly defined Bullish Channel.

Sterling Retraces Tuesday’s Gains Though Short Squeeze May Continue

A retracement of Tuesday’s aggressive GBP-centric moves leaves traders anticipating how the French Election will drive G10 FX.

Dollar Bulls See Pressure From All Sides As Confidence Erodes

DXY is coming upon the Trendline drawn off the May. As optimism erodes and options traders see further downside, what can turn it around?

Sterling Runs Higher As PM May Shocks Markets With Post-Brexit Vote

PM May shocked markets on Tuesday on UK PM May’s announcement of a snap election lifting GBP to 6-month highs and adding further pressure to USD.

Crude Oil Price Forecast: Is OPEC Winning?

Price stability in Crude Oil despite the surge in US production since last May continues to bring out the Bullish speculators for Crude.