Trading Strategies

Strategy : Breakouts and Volume

Traders will look for breaks of support and resistance to enter positions.  For those fans of the Tradingsim blog, you know that I exclusively trade breakouts in the morning of each session. There are two key components to confirm a breakout: (1) price and (2) volume. When stocks break critical levels without volume, you should

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How to Scale out of Winning E-Mini Positions

Scaling in trading is a concept that is associated with adding to or subtracting from a trade. Scaling ensures that traders can effectively and wisely use their trading capital. Based on the number of contracts used to trade, professional traders can scale into a position as well as scale out, especially when the trades are

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Strategy – Bollinger Band Squeeze

Another bollinger bands trading strategy is to gauge the initiation of an upcoming squeeze. John created an indicator known as the band width. This bollinger band width formula is simply (Upper Bollinger Band Value – Lower Bollinger Band Value) / Middle Bollinger Band Value (Simple moving average). The idea, using daily charts, is that when the

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