Forex trading indicators guide


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Forex trading indicators guide

  1. 1. Forex Trading Indicators Guide By James Taylor
  2. 2. For some traders, forex trading indicators are probably the best foreign exchange trading tools available today. They normally need little or no analysis and interpretation; and they are generally consistent, reliable, and objective in generating different signals.
  3. 3. <ul><li>They can easily tell you if a particular currency pair is oversold, or if it is overbought. They can also gauge the power of a trend and when necessary, can generate an accurate reversal signal. Following are a few tips that may help in your trading activities: </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Bigger Profits from Longer Timeframes – In general, longer trading timeframes generate better and stronger signals which in theory, can help produce more profitable trades. Avoid trading in 15-minute or less timeframes because they do not usually result to quality signals. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>With 1 to 4-hour timeframes, you are afforded more time to act accordingly, and to plan ahead of time. You can analyze and confirm your trades in a more systematic manner. Trade execution is often better this way as you are able to minimize the margin for errors. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Use Different Indicators – Refrain from using forex trading indicators that come from the same classification or group when trying to confirm trading signals. Use instead various indicators that have been calculated under different unique methods. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>The signal quality is better while at the same time you are able to confirm your positions using various techniques for market analysis. You will notice sharp improvements in your performance when you regularly combine various indicators in generating your trading signals. Utilizing multi-timeframe indicators is also a wise move that can greatly enhance your success rate in general. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Learn and Understand the Calculation – It is very important that you have a good grasp of how each of the indicators you employ is calculated because this will more or less help you understand the logic behind each of the trading decisions that you need to make. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>In some cases, a better understanding of these indicators will lead to better insights that can help you make better investment moves. Sometimes you will be surprised to find out things are a lot simpler than you initially expected. </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Optimize and Do Some Experimentation – More often than not, you are unable get the ideal or perfect indicator settings the first time you get on your trading platform. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>It may take time but it is advisable to study and understand each of the indicators you are using. Experiment with various combinations and settings. Keep in mind that every currency pair may have a specific setting that it will fit and will work best on. </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Some pairs are more volatile than others and may require more immediate or prompt action. On the other hand, some currency pairs work well with indicators that are less sensitive. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Only by finding the best way to optimize the indicator settings you need to use through experimenting will you be able to achieve your investment objectives. In time, you will be able to improve on your trading performance through the use of the right forex trading indicators . </li></ul>
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