Deciding when to place a trade may be the thing that gets all the attention but it’s probably less than 10% of the trading puzzle.  You don’t make any money entering a trade, you make it when you exit the trade and bank the profit or minimise the loss.  Continue reading

What makes price move – part 2

ImageIn part one we looked at two of the forces that can make price move; simple price discovery and fundamental news.  In this post we are going to look at three more; technical levels, sentiment and over-reaction.  By thinking about why price moves we can start to identify the type of movement we want our trading robot to capture and the type of movement we may want to avoid! Continue reading