Category: Trading


False Breakouts on Financial Markets: How to Detect and Use?

What is a false breakout? Types of false breakouts Bullish trap Bearish Trap False breakout of a flat How to detect a false breakout? How to use false breakouts? Closing thoughts In certain cases, it might be unclear to the trader whether there has happened a breakout of the resistance level and, hence, the bullish […]

Trading News: How to Make Money on Non-Farm Payrolls?

Non-Farm Payrolls (NFP) are essential data on employment in the USA, which shows changes in the number of employees out of the agricultural sector of the country during the last month. The indicator is based on a poll answered by some 400,000 companies and 50,000 households. Empirically, it has been figured out that if the NFP increases stably by +200,000 every month, the GDP surplus equals roughly 3%.

What Should a Trader Know About the Williams Percent Range?

The Williams Percent Range (Williams %R) is an oscillator of the price movement speed showing the position of the current price in the range between the low and high of the previous periods. The indicator is drawn in a separate window under the price chart and consists of the main line %R and two areas: the overbought and oversold ones.