Category: 3. Pivot Points

Summary: Pivot Points

Here are some easy-to-memorize tips that will help you to make smart pivot point trading decisions: Pivot points are a technique used by forex traders to help determine potential support and resistance areas. There are four main ways to calculate for pivot points: Standard Woodie Camarilla Fibonacci. Pivots can...
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Know the 3 Other Types of Pivot Points

The standard method of calculating pivot points is NOT the only way to calculate pivot points. Traders have worked on improving the original pivot point and now there are other ways to calculate for pivot points. In this lesson, we will talk about these other methods, as well as...
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How to Use Pivot Points to Measure Market Sentiment

There is one other way to incorporate pivot points into your forex trading strategy, and that’s to use it to gauge market sentiment. What this means is that you can tell whether traders are more inclined to buy or sell the pair. All you would need to do is to keep...
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How to use Pivot Points to Trade Breakouts

Just like your normal support and resistance levels, pivot point levels won’t hold forever. Using pivot points for range trading will work, but not all the time. In those times that these levels fail to hold, you should have some tools ready in your forex toolbox to take advantage...
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How to use Pivot Points for Range Trading

The simplest way to use pivot point levels in your forex trading is to use them just like your regular support and resistance levels. Just like good ole support and resistance, the price will test the levels repeatedly. The more times a currency pair touches a pivot level then reverses, the stronger...
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How to Calculate Pivot Points

The first thing you’re going to learn is how to calculate pivot point levels. The pivot point and associated support and resistance levels are calculated by using the last trading session’s open, high, low, and close.Since forex is a 24-hour market, most forex traders use the New York closing time of...
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Forex Pivot Points

Professional forex traders and market makers use pivot points to identify potential support and resistance levels. Simply put, a pivot point and its support/resistance levels are areas at which the direction of price movement can possibly change.The reason why pivot points are so enticing? It’s because they are OBJECTIVE. Unlike some of the other indicators...
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