On the 26th evening, I checked the markets for longer term Position Trades and I saw this and got quite excited! This was the Euro (EURUSD) and you can see that the price action had bounced off the resistance line.. the pin bar pattern on the daily candlestick showed some healthy selling.. the market is going down! I shorted at the close of this candle with a target towards 13000. My stop was just above the tail.. the red horizontal line marked stop. I was going to leave this and just wai
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This was a straightforward trade. I entered long as I saw the price action move strongly up to hit resistance as in the chart. I entered long at 3095 and attempted to ride it as high as it would go. You can see that the price action starts to lose momentum at around 1700 hours (UK time) and a final push up which then falls below the previous high which is a sign of weakness. I got out there at 3125 which gave me a total of 30 pips!
I've had a lot of stuff on lately and not been able to commit myself to the markets as much as I would have liked. However, I did have some time today and was able to take a simple bounce off the Daily Pivot on the Euro (EURUSD) currency pair. My target was yesterdays high at 13117 and I actually got out at 13115. A simple trade which got me 20 pips!