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Fran S.

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Trading Systems Analyst using robust statistical methods including Monte Carlo resampling. I've been trading my own account for the last 18 years and became a full-time trader in 2013. I hold a degree in Telecommunications Engineering by Univ. Autónoma de Madrid, and a Master in Business Administration and Marketing by Univ. de A Coruña. Skills: System Analysis, Money management, risk, and position sizing.

Bitcoin Cash, Still Long-Term Bullish

Bitcoin Cash has been dropping starting from the end of June and till the middle of August, when it tested the upward trendline and...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 20 – Bitcoin and Altcoins Finding Resistance

Monday 19, Bitcoin moved up over 600 points to touch resistance near $11,000, from where it has retraced a bit. Altcoins are following the...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 19 – Bounce Still in Development!

Cryptocurrencies behave relatively bullish during this weekend, especially Ripple, Up 7.6%, ETH, 5.22% and LTC 4.97%. Market capitalisation is currently $271.876 billion, while Bitcoin...

Will Bitcoin Respect the Bullish Trendlines?

As seen in the image, we can draw two main trend lines describing the mean slope of the bitcoin bullish movement that started in...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 16 – Bounce and Downward Continuation!

Yesterday all cryptocurrencies bounced off sharply with the bitcoin coming from a 4% loss up to a 4% gain and climbing to the $10,400...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 15 – Market Sell-off

Yesterday, the Bitcoin continued its massive descent, after having its $11,000 support broken. The sell-off accelerated during the day, as all indices in the...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 14 – Bitcoin Continue To Slide,...

Yesterday, Bitcoin moved down from its tight range, losing almost 1,000 points. Altcoins followed but with less bearishness. Overall, Bitcoin continues losing market dominance....

Daily Crypto Brief, August 13 – Bitcoin and Altcoins Cannot Find...

Bitcoin and the leading altcoins are trying yo define direction amid a reduced trade volume and lack of volatility, partially due to holidays in...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 12 – Altcoin Weekend Strength, Bitcoin Dump

Bitcoin dropped $400 on Saturday morning in a sudden volume spike, as has happened in the recent past, at the same time altcoins experienced...

Ditto’s Guide For FX Dummies

Recently, we have finished our Ditto's Complete Guide to Forex Trading, aka Trading For Dummies Guide. So here it is a summarised table of...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 09 – Bicoin 12K Barrrier Still Holds,...

Yesterday price action on the Bitcoin but it recovered at the end of the session to attempt another assault to the $12,000 barrier, which...

Defining Facebook Libra

Facebook libra was announced on June 18 as a "global, digitally native, reserve-backed cryptocurrency built on the foundation of blockchain technology" as stated in...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 08 – BTC Upward Momentum Faces 12K...

Yesterday, the bitcoin went up to attack once more the strong psychological barrier of the $12,000 level, but it failed three times. The rest...

Monero Posed for More Gains

Monero is moving very bullish, following the steps of Bitcoin. The price moves in a steep trend, as shown by the ascending trendline. Today...

NANO Price Action Start to Be Controlled by the Bulls

NANO/Tether price has been moving downwards since July, 29 after making a double top. Then it tried to recover on August 4 with a...

Brent Crude Oil in a Descending Path is Close to a...

Brent Crude Oil has been descending since April, 19 when it created a kind of Evening Star in the daily chart to dive from...

Daily Crypto Brief, Aug 07 – Healthy Correction and Bounce

Yesterday morning, the Bitcoin had a large movement that took its price to $12,300 to suddenly receive an intense selling pressure that moved it...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 06 – Bull Day For Cryptocurrencies, Now...

Bitcoin had a great day moving up almost $1,000(10%), while the rest of the markets burned. The S&P 500 fell more than 3%, the...

Worldwide Stock Markets: Heavy Monday Losses

The Trade war fire has been revived by US President Donald Trump, as the FED lowered just a quarter of point the interest rate....

0 – Ditto’s Revolutionary Course On Forex Financial Market – Are...

  Introduction to the course The Forex market has a success rate of less than 5%. That means 95% of the people that operate in the...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 5 – The Buyers are Back, US-China...

  This weekend saw the return of the buyers to the cryptocurrency sector. The past week was quite good for the digital coin industry, adding...

Litecoin Price Action Driven by Sellers the Day Before Reward Halving

Litecoin reached the highest valuation of 2019 on June 22. That was $146.95, and it meant 551.95% growth in its value since its December...

Why Ripple’s Price is Dominated by the Sellers?

After a large bullish candle made early this morning, XRPUSD is heading south and crossed under the ascending trendline. Is this coin headed to...

Bitcoin Outlook on the Weekly Timeframe

The weekly chart of the bitcoin is quite interesting. We see that this one was a reversal week, and the price is making a...

Daily Crypto Brief, The Buyers Dominate!

Yesterday morning there were hesitation and selling pressure, but the approaching of the opening of the US session brought buyers back to move Bitcoin...

Bitcoin Milestone: Only 15% left to mine in 120 years!

Below, a Blockchain.com chart shows that a new milestone has been reached today, as the number of bitcoins in c¡rculation, 17,884,075.00 BTC, exceeded 85%...

Daily Crypto Brief, August 1 – Finding Selling Pressure After Yesterday’s...

Yesterday, cryptocurrencies had a decent rally that raised the price of Bitcoin by 5%, Ethereum 4.4%, Ripple 0,4%, and Litecoin by 9.5%. Now, cryptos...

Bitcoin & Monero Elliott Wave Analysis: Creating a Wave 3 of...

Bitcoin has completed an ABC pattern of an Elliott Wave structure. After this completion, it created a Wave 1 and 2 of lesser degree....

Bitcoin Moving Above the Pennant Structure, Will it go North or...

Bitcoin has been in a corrective mode for some time. Then, starting from Sunday, it has been making a bottoming figure, with a kind...

Daily Crypto Brief, July 31 – Slowly Improving!

Yesterday, cryptocurrencies were slowly improving, with a paced increase in valuation. Market capitalisation went up 2.74%, and the current Bitcoin dominance is kept at...

Might Facebook Libra Never See the Light?

Facebook in its latest quarterly report to the SEC warns that, although it expects to launch Libra in 2020, there might be certain factors...

EURJPY Possible Continuation of its Descending Trend

On July 23 the EURJPY pair crossed under the 120.850 support. Two days later broke it to the upside but could not surpass the...

How Big will be the Impact of the Litecoin Halving?

Litecoin will halve its reward to miners in approximately six days from now. Many people speculate on the impact of this event, so let's...

Daily Crypto Brief, July 30 – Trying to Find a Bottom?

Bitcoin and altcoins continued their slide, although at a slower pace. The bitcoin is losing 1.98% in the last 24 hours. Ethereum has dropped...

Daily Crypto Brief, July 29 – Still in Corrective Mode

This weekend can be described as a slump and bump type price action. It was a whale fight. After a whale-type bullish spike at...

$100 Million BitMEX Bitcoin Liquidation Drove its price to $9,500...

Bitcoin had a large purchase precisely at 00:10 a.m. that drove its price from $9,800 to $10,200. The European morning was uneventful until a...

Aussie in a Bearish Path

The Aussie is moving downwards for the seventh consecutive day. The price bounced at the $0.705 level and has been falling since then. Currently,...

Daily Crypto Brief, July 26 -Where are the Buyers?

Yesterday, cryptocurrencies reversed almost all the gains of the bullish impulse they experienced on Jun 24. With the notable exception of NANO (+11%), the...

USDCHF Bullish Breakout of the Descending Wedge

On June 23 we asked your opinion in the interesting pattern in this poll,  the USDCHF pair was drawing in the 4H chart. The pattern...

Gold Moves in a Diagonal Ending Structure: Which way to Go?

XAUUSD is moving in a kind of Diagonal Ending Structure, a pattern described in the Elliott Wave Theory. The actual wave count seems to...

Daily Crypto brief, July 25 – Finally The Rebound!

Early morning, finally, the bitcoin made a bullish candlestick that drove the price back to $10,000. Most of the altcoins joined the rebound, most...

Daily Crypto Brief, July 24 – The Buyers are on Holidays!

After a brief recovery at the end of the day, cryptocurrencies continued descending at a slow but continuous pace.  Currently, the Bitcoin is -2.25%...

USDCHF: Daily Chart Pennant. Which way to go?

The USDCHF pair has been descending for some time. But on June 24, after touching the 0.97  support, it moved to retrace 80% of...

EURJPY Breaking the Lows of the Triangular Formation in a Trend...

The EURJPY cross is breaking the Lows of the Triangular Formation and is initiating a bearish continuation whos first mid-term target should be 118...

Daily Crypto Brief, July 23 – The Corrective Action Persist!

Cryptocurrencies are still stuck in a corrective movement caused by a lack of buyers. The bitcoin is currently $10,260, with shorts up +3.48% while...

Libra and its Increasing Troubles with privacy vs KYC Rules

Libra is facing an increasing string of troubles related to Facebook's trust, privacy and compliance. Today, Coindesk.com published an article titled "UK Lawmakers May Probe...

WTI Crude Bullish after Double Bottom

WTI crude made a double bottom at $55 level; then it crossed the recent high made after the first of the bottoms ($56.4), then,...

GOLD – Another Bullish Impulse?

Gold is bullish. It moves in impulses and then pullbacks.  Its last bullish impulse surpassed the recent top of $1,439.4, went up to $1,452.95...

Daily Crypto Brief, July 22 – Cryptocurrencies in Pause Mode

After the big bounce of all cryptocurrencies that happened last July 18, the price of the Bitcoin and the rest of the top cryptos...

What We Know About Ursula von der Leyen, the New European...

Ursula von der Leyen is the first woman ever chosen to be the leader of the European Commission. It is the personal bet of...