The Trend is your Friend.

You know I’m a scalper, not of Red Indian type ofcourse. I like short, fast, or slow  trades of few pips. 5% of my balance traded.

One of the most basic rules that any trader will tell you is to trade with the trend. I watch traders putting BUY positions on a currency that has been bearish for 3 days. Although they may win  a short trade if it is in the upward part of a wedge, the chances are a long stay in the pair will result in stopping out and losses. Much better to wait and trade with the trend. So if you are in a downward wedge with a 4 hour/1 day chart that has been bearish all day then better to put the trade on a sell.

The Trend is your friend.

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