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Envelopes and RSI momentum forex strategy

This forex strategy takes full advantage of any market momentum (rapid price movement) taking place in the market. It also takes measures to prevent loss and maximize profit. It does so, by utilizing trailing stop based on envelopes line. Envelopes line will also provide us with trading signal for position entry. RSI forex indicator is used to confirm the momentum.

Envelopes and RSI momentum forex strategy

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Used tools and indicators.

Envelopes (period 30 and deviation 0,3). Among many other profitable settings those two seem to be working best in 1 hour chart of EURUSD. Price closing above/bellow envelopes tunnel is a primary position entry signal. Envelopes line are also used as a trailing stop.

Relative strength index (RSI period 24). RSI will be used as momentum indicator confirming envelopes signal.

Trailing stop: Upper envelopes line for buy orders and bottom envelopes line for sell orders. Extra deviation of 20 pips was used in the test with best results.

Applied in 1H chart of EURUSD

Forex strategy rules


Envelopes and RSI momentum forex strategy

Price candle closing below bottom envelopes line. RSI falls below 30 line. We enter on candle close.

Stop loss is trailed on bottom envelopes line + 20 pips. The position is liquidated either in loss or in profit once the trailing stop gets hit.


Envelopes and RSI momentum forex strategy

Price candle closing above upper envelopes line. RSI rises above line. We enter on candle close.

Stop loss is trailed on upper envelopes line -20 pips. The position is liquidated either in loss or in profit once the trailing stop gets hit.


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