How Many Patterns Do You See Here? A Forex Trading Quiz

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I have been working really hard lately on my upcoming book ‘Trading Price Action‘ which I am seriously looking forward to finish and deliver to the world at large.  Currently I am dissecting a chapter on pattern recognition and came across this interesting chart.  In trading, we often look for fixed patterns we are trained to see, such as;

Inside Bars
Pinbars

Outside Bars
etc.

Although this has its benefits to spotting key formations in the market which can lead to good price action setups, we can actually get stuck into a routine of just looking for patterns with relatively fixed variables. This can actually hinder our overall pattern recognition skills to spot newer patterns and this is …

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