How to Trade a Indices Uptrend?
Up Indices trend is when the stock indexes price of a stock indices chart is moving higher and higher. Indices Trading indices prices generally close higher than where they opened.
How to Trade Upward Indices Trend: Indices traders use the upward indices trend direction to open buy indices trades
Drawing a Indices Trading Upward Indices Trend Line
When the stock indexes trading market moves up it forms higher highs and higher lows forming a bullish market movement - upward indices trend. An upward indices trend line can then be drawn by connecting these higher lows of the stock indexes price.
To draw this upward indices trend setup we use support levels. To draw the upward indices trend line correctly two supports are needed. When stock indexes price touches the upward line we open buy stock indexes trades and place stop loss just a few pips below the upward indices trend line. The upward indices trend line below shows an example of this upward indices trend.
Strategy for Trading a Indices Trading Upward Indices Trend - Drawing a Indices Trading Upward Indices Trend Line
The upward indices trend setup will show the general direction of the stock indexes trading market as bullish therefore indices traders will only open buy long trades as long as stock indexes price is within this indices trading up indices trend setup and within the support levels.
These support levels are the levels where if the stock indexes trading market retraces then this support points will provide strong supports for the indices price. This is why many buyers will wait until stock indexes price retraces downwards and hits these retracements levels on the upward indices trend line to open buy stock indexes trades. Trades opened at these levels have a high Reward:Risk Ratio and have little drawdown.
In the above setup the indices trader would have opened buy stock indexes trades form the stock indices signals generated at the support 1, support 2, support 3 and these buy stock indexes trades would have been opened with minimum amount of draw-down/retracement.
Upward Indices Trading Channel
A indices channel is drawn by drawing a line that is parallel to the upward indices trend line and then adjusted to touch the top boundary of the stock indexes price movement. This then forms a channel - upward channel and as long as the stock indexes price stays between these two channels the bullish market indices trend movement will continue moving up.
Upward Indices Trading Channel and Upward Indices Trend Trading Strategy
Trading The Upwards Indices Trading Channel
This upwards indices channel is used by stock indexes traders to show levels where it best to take profits. Indices traders will take some profit once the stock indexes price touches the upper channel and wait for another retracement before opening a buy indices trade again.