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Foundations of Technical Analysis: Trading the Volatility

Foundations of Technical Analysis: Trading the Volatility

2018-02-09 17:55:00
Michael Boutros, Technical Strategist
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Foundation of Technical Analysis Series- Click here for the complete series and webinar archives

Staying Nimble in Volatile Markets

In this episode of our bi-weekly webinar on the Foundations of Technical Analysis, we reviewed price action in the midst of a surge in volatility. Keeping the big picture technical outlook in focus is the only true filter you need and while the sheer speed of the decline has been remarkable, price continues to hold within the broader trends we’ve been tracking.

Topics discussed include:

  • Key levels on the broader technical outlook for the USD Majors
  • Multi-timeframe analysis- breaking down price action from trend into operative near-term setups
  • Anatomy of a turn- examining price action on recent key reversals
  • Examining Momentum (RSI) – basics and helpful insights on how to effectively use momentum
  • Identifying slope / pitchforks
  • Q&A Session

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USD Crosses In Focus

A review of the latest USD/CAD, GBP/USD & EUR/USD setups published earlier this week highlight live examples of how we utilize our technical approach to translate an idea into an actionable trade.

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---Written by Michael Boutros, Currency Strategist with DailyFX

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