USDSEK

Weekly Forex Outlook: October 21

👋 What’s up crew? We finished another week of trading. As always, I’m curious to know how your week went? I only took a few trades but unfortunately, none of them were listed in the weekly outlook. Many of the setups that looked interesting only developed after a few days or were part of my private watchlist.

 

We’ll have a look at one of the trades I took (a NZDUSD 1H short) in a moment. No trade review for this week since unfortunately, none of the setups of my outlook triggered! A few of them were based on the premise that the euro would go down and that didn’t happen. No trades triggered but also no losses were taken, so no worries!

 

 

 

Tokyo Forex Traders Meetup

 

Just a quick note: I’ve recently started the Tokyo Forex Traders Meetup. As some of you may know, I’ve been living in Tokyo for a while now. While I don’t intend to stop travelling, I like Tokyo so much that I have decided to make Tokyo my “home base”.

 

From that point of view and because I like to connect with traders, I have just started a meetup group for forex traders in Tokyo. The idea is to get together once a month, have a drink (or two) and just talk about trading. Very informal, just some traders connecting with each other and discussing what can otherwise be a pretty lonely profession 

 

We have our first meetup on November 7 (that’s a Tuesday evening) in a central Tokyo location (probably a spacious café or similar). If you’re living in Tokyo and would like to chat with other traders over a drink, have a look at the meetup page. If you know a trader living in Tokyo, don’t hesitate to forward the meetup page to them as well!
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XAUUSD

Weekly Forex Outlook: October 8

Aaand we’re back again with the weekly outlook! How’s the trading week been for everyone? This was an interesting week with some good opportunities in the markets. Some pairs showed us really nice moves, while other pairs were mostly in waiting mode (or rather, NFP anticipation mode). Overall, there were some nice trades to be had and I have a feeling that for reversal traders, the past couple of weeks were pretty good!

 

I have a request to my regular readers: aside from the weekly outlooks, what are the things you’d want to know more about? Or in other words, what kind of topics do you want me to write about on this site? I’d love to know the things you are struggling with so if I can help you in any way, let me know!

 

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AUDUSD forex setup

Weekly Forex Outlook: September 24

Yo, crew! ✌️ How has your trading week been? This week was again pretty good for reversal traders, with many setups going through! A few of the setups of my last week’s outlook did also materialise, so we’ll go over them in a few moments.

 

 

The first one was AUDNZD on the daily charts. I indicated last week that there was a double top, followed by a move down. As expected, the price kept on moving downwards and even though these are not the types of movements we saw two weeks ago, it’s still a very nice development.

 

The price is approaching a smaller intermediate support level, so while I think this setup still has room to move lower, conservative traders might want to take some profits off the table already. I’m still in this trade since, with daily setups, closing trades over the weekend is not that important.

 

AUDNZD review

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AUDNZD

Weekly Forex Outlook: September 16

Well, what a week this was for reversal traders! There were so many nice setups, plenty of sustained moves and much pips to be had in the past week. September is usually characterised by good trading action and this month is no different. We will go over some of the setups from the outlook of last week and see how they did.

 


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XAGUSD Forex

Weekly forex outlook: February 19

Hi traders, I’m back with a preview of what I’m looking at for the upcoming week. The past couple of weeks has been good for reversal traders! Plenty of reversals materialised, often with very classic rounding tops and bottoms and clean retests to well-defined levels. Additionally, the WhaM strategy has also produced a couple of nice setups, one of which I’ll highlight in our past week review.

 

Let’s have a look at the overall market last week. The US dollar pretty much ended where it started. It did so, but not without a big swing up and down! After better than expected PPI numbers and a speech from Fed chair Yellen, the dollar rallied strongly. However, it found a (double) top on the next day and sold off quite a bit, only to regain some of the losses on Friday.

 

Gold shows us the opposite picture, with the market initially in a risk-off mode, where gold took a dive. Those losses were quickly recovered though and gold closed the week for a small gain.

 

Finally, oil sends us mixed signals. This week showed us disappointing crude oil inventory numbers, but then again the oil producing nations seem to hold their end of the production cut quite well, so the price is bouncing around.

 

Macro outlook

 

 

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