If I would have to name one single quality in this game that separates the few winners from all the losers I’d point at persistence as what counts the most. There’s not one day that goes by when I don’t work my butt off to keep myself on the winning side of the tape. You’ve seen me post quite a bit of educational content as of late and it seems to have been well received as we got several likes by stocktwits and some renowned players. But at the end of the day knowledge and even skill means absolutely zilch if you don’t show up for work every single day and press that button when it’s time to take action.
The Dollar is really taking it on the chin this morning and this may be just the beginning as I see a good number of crosses push into possible short term trending action (bearish on USD base crosses, e.g. EUR/USD, and bullish on USD counter crosses, e.g. GBP/USD). Clearly the Fed is going to fight this, as a weaker Dollar is beneficial to appreciating equities.
Yesterday’s late session hours presented us with a possible long opportunity but I wouldn’t blame you if you missed it. The divergence on the Zero Lite was pretty pronounced after the fact but proved nearly impossible to time.
Equities may be ready to paint a retracement here but we need to see a bit more context. If you’re already long since yesterday then you got a perfect entry and I suggest you do nothing and keep your stops loose. However if you’re still looking for an entry opportunity then you may want to consider the following: