Psychology Governing Abilities To Trade With Forex

Psychology Governing Abilities To Trade With Forex

It is often said that nobody can anticipate the high or low of the market accurately. This market may be either the share market or the forex. However everybody who enters in the trading hopes to win but at heart to heart, there is a fear factor. Traders who have been in this business feel and often confess that performance of traders on the trading floor depends heavily on their mental make up and the psychological games played in their head and heart. Wars are fought not in the battle field but human hearts. Same is the case on the trading floor.

Very often psychology takes up or down the forex market without any economic reasons or major events in the trade. The forex wars are played by the traders, who are highly influenced, motivated and confident to win the war on the floor. It is often said that humans follow the flocks so many a times decision are influenced by mass psychology. However the outcomes of such decisions are very emotional and many times make or mar lives. Forex exchange trading is the most liquid and hyperactive market in the World. With the blink of an eye, an unimaginable amount of transactions are carried out, logging turnovers of more than trillions of dollars. Some trader feel that based on their research and decision support system, they will come out as winners but the tragedy is that no amount of mathematics is fool proof to make you always a winner.

Still there is always the need to identify the path for you to efficiently walk on it. Forex trading needs to identify where to invest and when to invest. Here is the tool called forex charts to guide you. These are the charts which are continuously updated and provide the true values of currencies and show the rise or downfall of respective values of currencies. This also helps to study the variation and stability of the currencies in world market. Not making the use of such an analytical tool will lead to a crossing with hundreds of directions and no signboards to guide you. A forex chart is a compact visual which displays the data to be examined and analyzed. With this, the approximate trend of market can be judged and understood. It is in the interest of such traders to learn to control emotions and to take calculated risks. No one can de-link money business from human psychology and emotions.

The investments, gains or losses are not only financial events but more so emotional events. May be they have to learn to minimize losses quickly and move to other trade wisely. The feeling of loss is some times assumed as failure while that of gain brings confidence. There is a law in life, when one door closes, other opens. However one has to knock and select the other door wisely. Here lies the deep wealth of experience and knowledge.

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  • javad

    hi . thanks so much for ur good article.