Determining Forex Trading Strategy

by ForexCycle.com | May 31, 2009 11:24 am
Before we get into determining strategies for forex trading, let’s make sure we understand the core of Forex Trading. The forex market is a dynamic market place where foreign currencies are traded actively. This is normally done...

Understanding Stop Losses

by ForexCycle.com | March 9, 2009 12:12 am
A proper understanding of stop loss in Forex trading is essential if you want be a winning trader. Good traders will not hesitate to accept defeat and acknowledge that they made a mistake. It is impossible to...

Assessing Risk and Reward in Forex Trading

by ForexCycle.com | February 27, 2009 3:50 am
The question of measuring risk and reward in the forex market is a very complex one. It is very difficult to find the correct response due to the inconstancy of market conditions. In this sense, risk and...

Knowing When to Stop Trading

by ForexCycle.com | February 24, 2009 4:05 pm
The worst thing a trader can do is lose control while on a winning streak. This is where trading in the foreign currency market is similar to gambling. Players who do not know when to stop end...

How to Trade Successfully During Unstable Markets

by ForexCycle.com | February 24, 2009 4:48 am
Many buyers and sellers consider unstable markets to be a time of favorable conditions for trading. While large market variations can represent a great chance for profit, they can also mean losing a lot of money if...

Profit Strategy vs. Protective Stop

by ForexCycle.com | April 17, 2008 7:53 am
Developing a profit strategy and setting a protective stop is inevitable in every investment. Just as protection of capital or the money you invest is important, so also is necessary the protection of your profits for the...

Knowing the Ins and Outs of Chandelier Exit

by ForexCycle.com | April 17, 2008 7:36 am
Have you ever heard of a stop placement strategy that trails stop based on previous ‘high’ points? It is called Chandelier exit as it hangs down from the high point or the ceiling of our trade, just...

The Essence of Forex Money Management

by ForexCycle.com | April 17, 2008 6:54 am
Any trading strategy is incomplete without Forex Money Management. It is not only about knowing the ins and outs of which currencies to trade and identify the entry and exit signals, it is also about manage the...

The Basics of Swing Trading

by ForexCycle.com | March 13, 2008 4:08 am
Swing trading is a trade method in the gray area between trend following and day trading. A swing trader holds a stock for a small period of time and then will trade the stock when it’s in...