Forex Trading Blog Updates

Jack the Pipper

Global Macro Questions Friday

If staying in the EU is so good for UK exports, why is it running a gaping current account deficit and ever-widening current account deficit?
Dr. Pipslow

A Guide to Finding Your Own Forex Trading Niche

Finding your corner in the sky can help you build on your strengths and avoid overtrading. Here's a simple framework to help you identify your trading niche.
Big Pippin

Intraday Forex Charts Update – May 27, 2016

It's the end of the trading week, so as a parting gift, I'm serving up a triangle for USD/JPY, a channel for GBP/USD, and a rectangle for USD/CHF in today's intraday forex charts update,
Pip Diddy

London Session Forex Recap – May 27, 2016

There was nothing major on the docket, but there are top-tier U.S. events lined up for later, so volatility got sapped during today's morning London session. Oil continued sliding, though, dragging the Loonie with it.
Forex Gump

Economic Snapshot: Euro Zone

Did the ECB's stimulus have positive effects on the euro zone? Here's a quick look at the region's indicators for the answers!
Hucklekiwi Pip

Forex Watchlist: EUR/USD's Trend and USD/CHF's Resistance Level

Looking for more forex setups on the majors? I spotted a neat trend play on EUR/USD and a possible reversal on USD/CHF. Check it!
Pip Diddy

Asian Session Forex Recap - May 27, 2016

Forex price action saw tight ranges across the board, as a lack of economic reports convinced traders to stay in the sidelines ahead of major U.S. events.

Forex System Update (May 16-20, 2016): SMA Crossover Pullback

You win some, you lose some! I'm seeing strong trends on a couple of pairs I'm watching and choppy price action on others. Here's how the system fared last week.
Jack the Pipper

Mr. Xi Jinping’s Deflation

Today’s short story starts with China’s investment overhang…or malinvestment for lack of a better term…
Pip Diddy

U.S. Session Forex Recap - May 27, 2016

All green! Economic data from the U.S. came in mostly stronger than expected, but the Greenback failed to take advantage of it. Here's why.
Big Pippin

Daily Chart Art - May 27, 2016

TGIF, brothas! If you're looking to book your last-minute pips this week, then I got yo back with these trend and countertrend forex setups on AUD/USD, GBP/AUD, and EUR/GBP!
Big Pippin

Intraday Forex Charts Update – May 26, 2016

On the hunt for chart patterns on the Kiwi? Well, for today's intraday forex charts update, I've got a rectangle for NZD/JPY and channel patterns for NZD/USD and GBP/NZD.
Pip Diddy

London Session Forex Recap – May 26, 2016

The pound got slapped lower across the board during today's morning London session, thanks to a bunch of disappointing economic reports. Meanwhile, the comdolls got a bullish boost due to another round of rallying commodity prices.
Forex Gump

4 Key Points from the May BOC Statement

If you missed out on what the BOC said yesterday, or if you're wondering why the Loonie had such a major reaction, then here are four key points from the May BOC policy decision and press statement that you have to know about.
Pip Diddy

Asian Session Forex Recap - May 26, 2016

Forex price action was a mixed bag of nuts, as profit-taking got mixed in with a bit of risk appetite. Here’s what the traders are looking at.

Trade Idea: Revisiting GBP/JPY's Ascending Triangle

Remember that GBP/JPY ascending triangle setup I was looking at weeks ago? The one I thought I already missed? It looks like this play is still valid after all!
Happy Pip

Trade Idea: EUR/CAD Double Top

Crude oil prices have been on a tear these days so I've got a long Loonie bias. Here's a simple reversal setup I've spotted on EUR/CAD's 1-hour chart.
Big Pippin

Daily Chart Art - May 26, 2016

We've got hot forex trend setups on the plate today, folks. Check out these day and swing trade setups on EUR/USD, USD/JPY, and USD/CAD!
Pip Diddy

U.S. Session Forex Recap - May 26, 2016

The Loonie was the start of the show, as it got a boost from the BOC interest rate decision and the drop in crude oil inventories. Here's what happened.

Trade Idea: EUR/NZD Short

Recent price action suggests that sellers are back in control of what has been a rangebound market in EUR/NZD. Is a retest of the bottom of the range in the cards?