Monthly Archives: June 2012

Half a step taken in the Euro-3-Step

This afternoon the news hit the Bloomberg terminal that the financial world had been hanging out for -“Euro-area leaders agreed to drop the condition that emergency loans to Spanish banks give their governments preferred creditor status, European Union President Herman … Continue reading

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I don’t want to stir up trouble….however

I sometimes fear that we worry about the wrong things when it comes to the financial markets. There are always swags of things to think about and it can cover any timeframe that you care to name from where the … Continue reading

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USD:JPY Sell Setup

Scanning a lot of charts over the past few days, I am left with the impression that the risk: reward balance for swing traders appears to favour a “long risk” stance leading into the Euro Leaders’ Summit. Markets have priced … Continue reading

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Euro Resolution in Less Than 20 Summits

Having not recovered from my headache of yesterday I have gotten ready for another 48 hours and more European back and forth to keep us all fascinated. On that note though there is a divide growing between the angst driven … Continue reading

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Risk vs Risk – Sell AUD/CAD

The AUD/CAD cross is always on my watch list. Both are considered risk or growth related currencies. Both are linked to a major economy – the CAD to America and the AUD to China. While US data is showing a … Continue reading

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Ten Most Wanted

The Australian 200 is trading at its low point for 2012. Investors with nerves of steel and a longer time frame are already getting involved – especially in stocks with higher, sustainable dividend yields. (I wrote about these last week … Continue reading

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Interesting Charts

I will host a live webinar at 7pm this evening when I will review set ups and strategies in charts that look intersting at the moment We are also offering this live webinar as an opportunity for readers to ask … Continue reading

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Are the markets all sold out?

The rocking and rolling of sentiment driven by Europe at the moment is enough to give one a headache and to make you seasick all at once. And why wouldn’t it? For what seems like an eternity there has been … Continue reading

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Live Trading Webinar Tonight – 7PM AEST

CMC Markets have teamed up with global trading education company Trade With Precision, to show you their trade setups on live markets for free as part of a new webinar series! During the series you’ll be able to watch a … Continue reading

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NZD:USD – Breakout Strategy

Our Bollinger Band posts this month have featured trend reversal strategies. This post features a different approach, using Bollinger Bands to identify short term range breaks. As I’m writing this the breakout has already happened. But I thought it was … Continue reading

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