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1EMA Breakthrough
This simple strategy only uses one indicator: The Moving Average. It works well in trending markets, and simply involves buying or selling when prices cross over the MA.
Indicators: MA. Time Frame: 1 Hour, 4 Hours, 1 Day
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.55
USDJPY - 2014
2Triple Moving Average Crossover Strategy
The standard moving crossover strategy is great, but can get traders into trouble when the market is ranging. Using a third MA helps us filter out those times when the market is whipsawing to and fro
Indicators: MA. Time Frame: Any
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.54
GBPJPY - 2014
3EMAs-and-BBs
This is a multi-time frame strategy, using both the 5 minute and 1 hour charts. It uses the MA crossover to determine the trend direction, and the Bollinger Bands indicator to avoid trading when prices are overbought or oversold.
Indicators: MA, Bollinger Bands. Time Frame: 1 Hour, 5 Minutes
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.08
EURUSD - 2010
4EMAs Galore
This strategy uses 3 pairs of moving averages to determine the short, medium, and long term trends. Follow the trend. Combined with the RSI, it avoids trading when the currency pair is overbought or oversold.
Indicators: MA, RSI. Time Frame: 4 Hours, 1 Day
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.86
GBPJPY - 2016
51 Hour Breakout Asian Open Strategy
This strategy doesn't use any indicators. It's simple, and trades the breakout on the Asian session open using the 1 hour chart.
Indicators: None. Time Frame: 1 Hour
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.39
USDJPY - 2015
6Bollinger Bands Scalping
A scalping strategy to take advantage of flat markets by using the Bollinger Bands volatility indicator.
Indicators: BB. Time Frame: 5 Minutes
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.9
EURUSD - Jan 2017
7Box Break Out Strategy
A breakout strategy that doesn't require any indicators. Simply trade when price moves beyond the previous bar by 20%. Money Management is key here.
Indicators: None. Time Frame: 1 Hour, 4 Hours
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.23
GBPUSD - 2016
8Coin Flip Strategy
Flip a coin. BUY if it's heads. SELL if it's tails. After all, trading is almost like gambling. The key is money management.
Indicators: None. Time Frame: Any
9Correlation Scalps
When two highly correlated pairs temporarily move their separate ways, we can make some quick scalps, and wait for them to return.
Indicators: None. Time Frame: Any
10Double Cross Strategy
Trades when the both MACD and Moving Averages cross within a few bars of each other. The 100 and 200 SMA are also used as a filter to reduce false signals. Low trading strategy.
Indicators: MA, MACD. Time Frame: 1 Hour, 4 Hours
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 8.8
AUDUSD - 2014 - 2016
11EMAs and ADX Strategy
This strategy uses the classic moving average crossover, combined with the ADX indicator to measure the current trend strength. For weak trends, trading is avoided.
Indicators: MA, ADX, MACD. Time Frame: 1 Hour, 4 Hours
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.88
USDJPY - 2014
12GMMA – Guppy Multiple Moving Average
Trend trading as described by the famous Daryl Guppy. Buy when the the lines of the long term traders, and long term traders are spread out, and there is a growing gap between the short and long term traders.
Indicators: MA. Time Frame: 1 Day
13Grid Strategy
The Grid trading strategy takes advantage of the price movements of more volatile currency pairs. You make money everytime the currency pair moves 10 pips. The only catch is no stop loss.
Indicators: none. Time Frame: Any
14MA Crossover and Heiken Ashi Strategy
Heiken Ashi candles, or 'average bar' in Japanese help predict trends. These combined with the MA crossover reduce false signals.
Indicators: MA, Heiken Ashi. Time Frame: 1 Day
15MA Crossover with RSI Strategy
The RSI is a momentum oscillator which measures velocity and magnitude of directional price moves. It helps identify instances of overbought and oversold conditions. When combined with the MA crossover, it can be a powerful tool to prevent over trading.
Indicators: MA, RSI. Time Frame: 1 Day
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.17
USDJPY - 2016
16MACD and Pin Bars Strategy

Indicators: MACD. Time Frame: 4 Hours
17MACD Crossover Strategy

Indicators: MACD. Time Frame: 1 Hour
18MACD Divergence Strategy

Indicators: MACD. Time Frame: 5 Minutes, 1 Hour
19Moving Average Crossover Strategy
The classic MA cross strategy: Buy at the golden cross, and sell at the death cross. One of the most widely used strategies.
Indicators: MA. Time Frame: 1 Day
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.44
EURUSD - 2015
20Moving Average Crossover with the Parabolic SAR Strategy

Indicators: MA, Parabolic SAR. Time Frame: 1 Hour
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.24
EURUSD - 2016
21Pin Bars Scalping Strategy

Indicators: None. Time Frame: 5 Minutes, 1 Hour
22Probability Trading Strategy
If we placed a buy and sell trade at the same time, mathematically, 0% chance both will be in profit. 66% chance one is in profit and other is in loss. 33% chance both will be in a loss. Money manage both trades and statistically we will be in an overall profit.
Indicators: None. Time Frame: 1 Hour, 4 Hours, 1 day
23Stochastic Crossover Strategy
We use two Stochastic Oscillators: fast and slow. Buy when the fast oscillator crosses upwards. Sell when the fast oscillator crosses downwards.
Indicators: Stochastic Oscillator. Time Frame: 1 Hour, 4 Hours, 1 Day
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.67
EURUSD - 2016
24Stochastic Indicator Strategy
The stochastic indicator is an oscillator that measures overbought and oversold conditions in the market. It helps us determine where a trend might be ending.
Indicators: Stochastic Oscillator. Time Frame: Any
Expert Advisor
Profit Factor: 1.77
EURUSD - 2016
25Follow The Experts
Admit you're not the smartest person in the world. Follow the forex forecasts produced by a panel of independent traders. One or two may be wrong, but when most of the experts have the same opinion, it’s an obvious indication which direction the trend is going. Go with the trend.
Indicators: None. Time Frame: 1 Week