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Posted 10-22-2014 at 02:32 PM by Shaun Overton Comments 0
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I’m very flattered to have sat down with Jim Rogers to talk about learning to trade. Jim talks about staying power in the market and how important it is for traders to learn their own lessons.

Jim is the author of Street Smarts: Adventures on the Road and in the Market, a book I can happily recommend to viewers. He’s most famous for co-founding the Quantum Fund with George Soros, a fund that returned 4,200% during his tenure.

The post Jim Rogers...

Posted 10-21-2014 at 05:50 PM by Shaun Overton Comments 0
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There are only three questions you need to ask when you’re looking for a forex broker:

Are you going to give me excellent execution with low commissions and spreads?
Are you going to send my money back within 24 hours?
Are you likely to go bankrupt in the near future?
If a broker ticks those boxes, then picking a broker is really just a commodity. I don’t need market analysis or the latest trendy tool. The only reason I’m trading forex is to make as much...

Posted 10-10-2014 at 05:59 PM by Shaun Overton Comments 0
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There’s a proverb among old forex traders: If you put two newbies in front of the same trading screen and arm them with the same tools, and if each takes the opposite side of a given trade, both will probably lose money, regardless of the final direction of the price move.

Yet, if you put two highly-experienced traders into positions in opposite directions, very often both of them will win the trade or at least break even, in spite of their contradictory trading positions.

Posted 09-05-2014 at 05:00 AM by Shaun Overton Comments 0
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Fading range reversals is a powerful forex trading strategy. This “fading” strategy capitalizes on markets’ tendency to revert back toward their mean values in time. It relies on simple rules, and there’s plenty of room for adjusting it to fit any market.

Range reversal signals rely on input from earlier-opening markets, which can provide the set-ups for successful trades later during the global business day.

Forex traders often watch the range of a currency pair’s price...

Posted 08-29-2014 at 05:00 AM by Shaun Overton Comments 0
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Gann Theory and Gann angles have been used by successful forex traders for many years, and they continue to grow in popularity as a way to analyze and predict currency price moves. Gann angles make ideal predictive indicators because, in a sense, they can incorporate past, present and future price characteristics all in the same indicator.

When used with mechanical trading systems, Gann indicators can help traders be more successful in chaotic, fast-moving forex markets. Best of all,...
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