August 2011 Monthly Archive

Cross-Eyeing: Day Trade on EUR/JPY – Trade Closed

Last week was one of the best week’s I’ve had in a while. Not only did I bag a winner with that EUR/GBP swing trade, but I also managed to pocket a few pips with this EUR/JPY day trade! Read more

August 22 to August 26, 2011 Weekly Winner: Playing the WO on GBP/JPY

Last week was a perfect example of why you should pay attention to the weekly open! Despite the tight trading we saw last week, there were more than 10 opportunities to scalp off the weekly open! Read more

Cross-Eyeing: Range Play on EUR/GBP – Took Profit

With the Jackson Hole Symposium just around the corner and with EUR/GBP finding tough resistance at .8800, I think it’s time close the door on this trade and book me some nice profits! Read more

August 15 to August 19, 2011 Weekly Winner: GBP/JPY Deals FIVE 2:1 Trades!

Yeah, you read that correctly. GBP/JPY made it rain setups and pips last week! It actually gave us FIVE chances to play its 80-pip range! Wanna learn more about it? Read on! Read more

August 8 to August 12, 2011 Weekly Winner: Retracement on GBP/JPY Yields 250-pip Winner!

Last week, I stayed clear of yen pairs as I was concerned that the BOJ would do more to weaken the yen. Looking back, there was a really nice short setup on GBP/JPY that resulted in a 250-pip move! Drats! Read more

Cross-Eyeing: Selling EUR/CHF at 1.0500 – Trade Closed +50 Pips

Whew! Talk about a close call! With the SNB rocking the markets with a verbal intervention, EUR/CHF shot up over 300 pips yesterday! Good thing I locked in some pips! Read more

Cross-Eyeing: Shorting EUR/CAD on a Fib Level – Trade Closed

Dang! Looks like I should have closed out earlier! With oil dropping almost 10% last week, the Canadian dollar got trashed across the charts, forcing my EUR/CAD position to hit its stop loss! Read more

August 1 to August 5, 2011 Weekly Winner: A 27:1 Trade on GBP/JPY… No Kidding!

If you had shorted GBP/JPY at the right place and at the right time last week, you could’ve taken home a legendary 27:1 winner! And you wouldn’t have even had to rely on the BOJ intervention, too! Read more

July 25 to July 29, 2011 Weekly Winner: Money in the Bank with EUR/GBP!

With all the choppiness on EUR/JPY and GBP/JPY, there were no clear-cut setups on either of those pairs. That’s why for last week’s Weekly Winner, the best setup was on an old friend, EUR/GBP! Read more