U.S. Dollar – Sentiment Check

Fast forward and sentiment towards the USD is extreme again (there’s a trade there too).  Here are a few observations.

Navigating Volatile Markets

I wanted to share some of the opportunities that we’ve shared with members over the past week so that you get an idea of how we’re approaching this new regime.

Stock Markets Follow Through on Monthly Reversals

These are scary times from a humanitarian standpoint due to the coronavirus pandemic.  At the same time, these are exciting times for active traders.  I’m not trying to minimize the human situation (I’ve been affected by the pandemic) but life does continue, social distancing or not.  At SB, we’re lucky because our ability to work […]

Weekly Volume Reversals in Nasdaq and Dow

Our trading focus at SB centers around FX but we also provide analysis and ideas for major indices and various commodities.  Rare long term reversal signals triggered last week in Nasdaq and Dow futures.

Volume Tools to Help Trade Spot FX

I’ve been referencing various volume tools in my work much more over the last several months.  Below are brief descriptions of the volume tools with some examples.

SB Trade Desk Trading Turnaround

If you’ve stayed away from FX due to lack of volatility or left because trading was awful, then now is the time to embrace / re-embrace the largest market in the world.  

SB Trade Desk: Volume Reversal Examples

We’re always looking to incorporate new trading tools in our arsenal.  Over the summer, I conducted extensive research on volume.  Specifically, I wanted to see if there were patterns in volume at market turns. 

EURUSD Low and Looming Volatility Breakout

Navigating the FX market in 2019 hasn’t been easy.  It never is but this year has been especially difficult.  Record low volatility (EURUSD in particular) is the main culprit.  It’s tough to extract profits as an outright trader when price changes are minimal!  For example, it’s mid-October and the EURUSD range so far this year […]

Midweek Strategy Webinar: 9/12/2019

DXY 1998 = 2019? Rare EURUSD reversal conditions met Important levels to know for SPX MUCH more I opened up the Midweek Strategy Webinar to the public this week and plan on doing so once a month.  This week’s webinar started with the following chart. DXY 1997-1998 (top) and DXY Now This chart is from […]

SB Trade Desk: Chart of the Week (USDSEK and DXY)

I wanted to share what I think is one of the more important long term FX observations (massive non-confirmation between USDSEK and DXY).  The chart and comments below first appeared in the 8/21 SB Swing Update.  If you like what you see and think that the information could help in your trading process, then consider […]