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Main Trend

Current Trend

The trend was down the entire day.

Today I only looked for short trades.

News events to watch for today :

Today’s Surf

12:45am EST– There was a moving average crossover for a short trade. RSI was less than 50, stochastics were trending down and MACD went from positive to negative. This was a valid entry.

The entry was at the close of the candle at 1.5889 with a stop at the most recent swing high at 1.5914. Since I was 39 pips away from the nearest 50 or 00 level, I decided to put my initial target at 1.5850.

Entry: Short at 1.5889 Stop: 1.5914 Target: 1.5850

1:30am EST- Unfortunately I was stopped out of my trade. (-25 pips)

1:45am EST– There was a moving average crossover for a short trade. RSI was less than 50, stochastics were trending down and MACD went from positive to negative. This was a valid entry.

The entry was at the close of the candle at 1.5886 with a stop at the most recent swing high at 1.5916. Since I was 36 pips away from the nearest 50 or 00 level, I decided to put my initial target at 1.5850.

Entry: Short at 1.5886 Stop: 1.5916 Target: 1.5850

4:00am EST- My target was hit. Price did not make a clean break so I took my final profit. I exited at 1.5855. (+31 pips)

8:15am EST– There was a moving average crossover for a short trade. RSI was less than 50, stochastics were trending down and MACD was positive and losing value. This was a valid entry.

The entry was at the close of the candle at 1.5834 with a stop at the most recent swing high at 1.5858. Since I was 34 pips away from the nearest 50 or 00 level, I decided to put my initial target at 1.5800.

Entry: Short at 1.5834 Stop: 1.5858 Target: 1.5800

8:45am EST- Unfortunately I was stopped out of my trade (-24 pips)

9:15am EST– There was a moving average crossover for a short trade. RSI was less than 50, stochastics were trending down and MACD was positive and losing value. This was a valid entry.

The entry was at the close of the candle at 1.5834 with a stop at the most recent swing high at 1.5860. Since I was 34 pips away from the nearest 50 or 00 level, I decided to put my initial target at 1.5800.

Entry: Short at 1.5834 Stop: 1.5860 Target: 1.5800

9:45am EST- My target was hit. Price didn’t make a clean break so I took my final profit. Also because it was right before a news event I already had the mindset of closing out my trade regardless. With that in mind I tried to grab as many pips as possible and exited at 1.5798 (+36 pips)

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Trade Result: -25 +31 -24 +36= +18 Pips (Not including spread) R-Multiple: -1.00

News events to watch for Wednesday:

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