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Forex Slope Strategy With Stochastic Oscillator

The forex slope strategy is composed of the MT4 TmaSlope indicator with the popular Stochastic oscillator.

We look to buy dips in a buy trend. Conversely, look to sell rallies in a sell trend whilst keeping our risk as low as possible.

Chart Setup

Indicators: TmaSlope, Stochastic Oscillator (5,3,3)
Preferred time frame(s): 5 min chart and above
Trading sessions: Any
Preferred Currency pairs: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/USD, USD/CAD, NZD/USD, EUR/JPY, GBP/JPY

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Download the Forex Slope Strategy With Stochastic Oscillator for Metatrader 4.

EUR/USD 4 Hour Chart

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The chart above illustrates the buy (B) and sell (S) trade setup. Click the chart to enlarge.

Trading Rules

Buy Rules:

  • Criteria #1: TmaSlope above 0.00 level (bullish)
  • Criteria #2: Stochastic Oscillator turns back above 20 from below (oversold market conditions)

This is your buy signal. Place protective stop-loss 4 pips below previous support.
Possible Targets: Book 50% profits at 1:1 risk-to-reward. Book 25% profits at 1:2. Book 25% profits at 1:3 (i.e. risking 50 to make 150).

Sell Rules:

  • Criteria #1: TmaSlope below 0.00 level (bearish)
  • Criteria #2: Stochastic Oscillator turns back below 80 from above (overbought market conditions)

This is your sell signal. Place protective stop-loss 4 pips above previous resistance.
Possible Targets: Book 50% profits at 1:1 risk-to-reward. Book 25% profits at 1:2. Book 25% profits at 1:3.