Category Archives: Learn to Trade

How to Calculate and Trade With the TSF

The Time Series Forecast (TSF) indicator uses the Linear Regression to predict the future price. In this article I show how you can calculate the TSF in Excel. I also show how you can use the TSF to trade the GBP/USD forex pair. What is the TSF Indicator? The TSF indicator is based on an extension of […]

Calculate Fibonacci Retracements Automatically

Fib Retracements EUR/USD

Like many traders, I love using Fibonacci Retracements on my charts. They are an excellent way to make sense of what the market is doing. They can be used for entry points, exit points and setting stop-loss levels. However, it is easy to use these retracements without knowing whether one level is better than another. […]

How to Calculate the Williams %R Using Excel

Williams Percent R on EUR/USD

The Williams %R is a technical indicator developed by Larry Williams. It is an oscillator that is used by traders to identify underlying market strength. In this article I show how to calculate the %R using Excel. Williams Percent Range The %R is a fast moving oscillator similar to the stochastic oscillator. It calculates how the current price compares […]

5 Trend Following Indicators for Forex Traders

Trade the Trend

In this article, I discuss five technical indicators that are used by trend following forex traders. In 2004, Michael Covel published the book Trend Following. The book revealed a world of famous and less well-known traders who had used the trend following philosophy to make millions of dollars in the financial markets. The traders profiled in the book included John W. […]

A Simple 15 Minute Binary Option Candlestick Trading Strategy

This article discusses why candlestick trading is an ideal way to trade binary options. Viewing price action in the form of Japanese candlesticks was popularised by Steve Nison. Candlesticks are now the default view in most trading software and glancing at a chart shows why. The use of colours to distinguish bull and bear bars makes […]