Price Projection Breakouts by Ken Calhoun
In this regular column covering the topic of breakout trading techniques, this professional daytrader and educator explains how looking for prior trading ranges can help you manage new breakout entries by helping you determine how far a new swing trading breakout is likely to trend before consolidating or reversing.
Traders often struggle when deciding exactly when to enter and exit their trades. If you use price elasticity as a guide to managing your trades, you can simplify this task. A professional trading technique you may find helpful is price projection, which is when you use prior trading ranges to forecast how to manage a new breakout entry as it occurs...