NZDUSD Short Trade Explained – 5/4/2021

Late April / early May action in NZDUSD has been absolutely textbook in terms of ‘original slope’ trading.  Here’s how we followed it in real-time.

Inflation Trade Observations

The 30 year U.S. yield is one of the purest representations of the ‘inflation trade’.  The yield bottomed in March (along with everything else) right at the full extension from the channel that originates at the 1987 high.

Happy Holidays!

It’s the first official day of winter and I’m in a festive mood so I’m sharing today’s post with everyone! 

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.