Time to look overseas again?

Time to look overseas again? With the rand strengthening throughout the year as predicted  ( here) It made me start thinking about 2017 a lot and whether I need to continue with the EM play or start looking elsewhere. The USDZAR is currently at 13.90, with lows at 13.20, which isn’t quite target but its getting close (to R11-12) I don’t believe the EM call is over quite yet as negative…

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How to calculate your risk per trade:

A lot of people who are new to the market struggle with this concept, so I decided to write a quick article on how to calculate your risk per trade & how to understand how exposure works. Let’s say for argument sake I have an account with the value of R100 000.00   Above I have attached a chart on: Hyprop Investments Ltd HYP:JSE Let’s say the trade idea is as…

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OKE.nyse

Other evening was speaking to one of my mates who suggested I look at the following share. ONEOK, Inc Currently involved in three business segments: Natural gas gathering, Natural gas liquids & natural gas pipelines Currently on a dividend of 2.46 (Yield of 4.6%) P/E of 38.99 (click on the picture to enlarge)   Looked to buy on the breakout Ideally looking to try catch it on a re-test of…

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Trading with the Trend – Trading Tip

TRADING TIP: I have noticed a trend in this market the last little while, that I would like to share with you. What I have picked up is a way to combat the amount of fake breaks… Trade in the direction of the 200 and 50 SMA (Simple Moving Average) If these criteria do not meet don’t trade, I have tried and usually that is how I get my fingers…

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Trade Alert: EURUSD 11Nov

Possible Bounce on the EURUSD coming? Risk:Reward ~ 1:3 Long Entry: 1.0900 Target: 1.1114 Stop: 1.0844   ** This trade was stopped out on 14 Nov 2016 Blue ChipHi, This is BlueChip. Having studied the market for some time I can show how not to trade on the market…its at least one step closer to how to trade on the marketMore Posts – Website

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Market News Update: 10 Nov 2016

Notification email template . VIEW AS A WEB PAGE         Hi Everyone, Wow, wild times on the market as the S&P futures hit its limit of 5% during the election period…only to rally close to the All Time High! I can just see university students studying these events years from now (thats of course if there are still fees to sustain the universities). As a lot of…

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What does politics mean to the markets?

With the elections in the US over now (or is it just getting started) many people, investors included, are asking what now, with Trump as the president. Quite honestly the answer is not as complicated as it seems. Simply ignore the politics and look at what the fundamentals have been saying. Politics does have some influence but in most countries the markets are lead by business. Think about how many…

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