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Foundations of Technical Analysis: Examining Near-term Price Action

Foundations of Technical Analysis: Examining Near-term Price Action

2018-04-06 16:25:00
Michael Boutros, Technical Strategist
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Foundation of Technical Analysis: Building a Trading Strategy- complete series and webinar archives

In this episode of our bi-weekly webinar on the Foundations of Technical Analysis, we discuss the intricacies of trade execution in the aftermath of today’s Non-Farm Payroll (NFP) report. As we’ve noted throughout the course of this series, having a trade bias is only half the game- identifying viable opportunities within a basic technical trade setups is based on a closer view of what near-term price action I saying.

Topics discussed:

  • Trading Event Risk – Review of today’s EUR/USD post-NFP price action
  • Identifying opportunities within the confines of a given trade setup
  • Fade / Exhaustion trades
  • Adjusting leverage / trade size based on the position (counter-trend vs trend)
  • The multi-timeframe approach
  • Q&A Session

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A review of the latest USDC/CAD, AUD/JPY & AUD/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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