Monthly Archives: August 2019

Forex News Trading: Trades for week of September 1 – 6, 2019

It was a slow week last week. I tried one swing trade (didn’t post this) and it went against me. Should have moved the stop but by the time I got around to it, it was out. I re-entered and … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Friday, August 30, 2019

8:30 AM EDT CAD GDP USD/CAD In May the deviation was .1 with a 7 pip spike. It spiked down 7 then pushed up about 20 from there. Then it pushed back down over the next few minutes. In June … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of August 25 – 30, 2019

I am at a music festival so posting is a challenge. Last week the swing trade went against me and closed out at the stop. I noticed it bounced hard off that level and thought about re-entering but it has … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Wednesday, August 21, 2019

8:30 AM EDT CAD CPI USD/CAD In May the deviation was 0 and the spike was 5 pips. In June we saw .3 with a 27 pip spike. I had buy/sellPips at 20 so my order went in and the … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of August 18 – 23, 2019

With a house full of company I missed both trades. Looks like the movement was not great on either of them. The US CPI seems to have had the best chances of a little profit, though it spiked down, retraced … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Wednesday, August 14, 2019

9:30 PM EDT AUD Employment Change AUD/USD In May we saw 13.2 and .2 with a 14 pip spike. The two releases came out against each other. The employment beat the estimate by 13k but the unemployment rate went up … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Tuesday, August 13, 2019

8:30 AM EDT US CPI XAU/USD In May we saw -.1 and -.1 with a 5 pip spike. Barely moved on the small deviation. Eventually pushed up about 10 pips but this was a non-event. In June we saw 0 … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of August 11 – 16, 2019

This past week there were some pretty good news trades, though my assumption about one of them was completely wrong. We will start with that one. The NZD/USD had fallen 150 pips or so in the week leading up to … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for Friday, August 9, 2019

4:30 AM EDT UK Prelim GDP q/q GBP/USD In November we saw -.1 and 0 with a 25 pip spike. This was UK GDP m/m and Prelim GDP q/q. It looks like it spiked down about 25 and then retraced … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for Tuesday, August 6, 2019

12:30 AM EDT AUD Cash Rate AUD/USD The rate is 1.00%. They have lowered it twice since May and may do so again either tonight or sometime over the next couple months. The analysts are 95% sure the rate will … Continue reading

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