Rachel Trader Spread Betting Trading Blog

When not to use a Moving Average

Moving averages are the most commonly used of all the technical indicators.   They have the uncanny ability to get you in and out of trades without trying to find tops and bottoms.   Moving Averages can identify long term trend direction.   They can be used to identify stop loss levels too.   However, […]

Goals

Setting Trading Goals

If you are serious about making your trading pay, then you really should invest the time to make specific trading goals to reach your desired level of income.   Before I had ever read the book Goals by Brian Tracy I had always set specific goals for myself whenever I was trying to achieve a certain […]

Moving average

What is the Best Moving Average to use

What is the best moving average to use?   In answer to that question, there are many. There is not one particular moving average (MA) that anyone could claim is the best.   But here we are going to focus on some of my favourites for long-term, medium-term and short-term trading.   We will be […]