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    cTrader Fractal Channel Alerts

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    The cTrader Fractal Channel indicator is a technical analysis tool that helps identify potential price trends and support/resistance levels in financial markets. It's based on the concept of fractals, which are self-similar patterns that repeat at different scales. In trading, fractals are used to identify significant price levels.Telegram & Pop Up Alerts included.
    (OS) Type: Windows & Mac OS Compatible
    Current version: 1.0
    Updated: Monday, 8 April 2024
    Author: ClickAlgo Team

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    The fractal channel indicator typically consists of two lines drawn above and below the price chart. These lines are drawn based on fractal patterns found in the price data. Fractals are formed when there is a series of at least five consecutive bars, with the highest high surrounded by two lower highs on each side for an upper fractal, and the lowest low surrounded by two higher lows on each side for a lower fractal.

    The upper line of the fractal channel is drawn by connecting the highs of the upper fractals, while the lower line is drawn by connecting the lows of the lower fractals. This creates a channel that encapsulates price movements.

    Traders use the fractal channel indicator to identify potential areas of support and resistance. When prices approach the upper line of the channel, it may indicate a potential resistance level, suggesting a possible reversal or slowdown in the upward trend. Conversely, when prices approach the lower line of the channel, it may indicate a potential support level, suggesting a possible reversal or slowdown in the downward trend.

    Overall, the fractal channel indicator is a tool used by traders to visualize price movements and identify potential trading opportunities based on the principles of fractal geometry.


    cTrader Fractal Channel Indicator


    How to Use the Indicator?

    When you attach the indicator to a chart (scroll to the bottom of the page for instructions) you will be able to adjust the settings for the Fractal Channel indicator and its alert settings.

    This indicator is simple and easy to use for all traders, you wait for the price of the symbol to break out of the Fractal Channel at the close of the candle, and when this happens you can receive both a pop-up message on your PC or macOS or a Telegram message directly to your mobile device.

    If you see the price break out of the channel and no alert is sent, this is normal, the indicator waits until the candle closes to identify is there has been a break out to prevent false signals. This Ask price must break out of the lower channel and the Bid price must break out of the upper channel.


    How to Trade Using Fractal Channels?

    1. Enter Trade: Once a fractal channel is identified, you can enter a trade in the direction of the trend. For example, in an uptrend, you might consider buying when the price approaches the lower channel line, anticipating a bounce. Conversely, in a downtrend, consider selling when the price approaches the upper channel line.

    2. Set Stop Loss and Take Profit Levels: Always use risk management techniques when trading. Set stop-loss orders to limit potential losses if the trade goes against you. Additionally, set take-profit orders to secure profits when the price reaches a predetermined level.

    3. Monitor Trade and Manage Risk: Continuously monitor your trade to assess its progress. Adjust stop-loss and take-profit levels as necessary based on evolving market conditions. Consider scaling in or out of positions to manage risk and maximize profitability.

    4. Exit Trade: Exit the trade when the price reaches your take-profit level, the trend reverses, or if the trade isn't performing as expected. Don't hesitate to exit a losing trade to minimize losses.


    Indicator Settings

    When you attach the indicator to a chart or edit the indicator settings, you will have various adjustments you can make.

    Period - The periods for the indicator.


    Telegram Alerts

    Telegram Alerts

    When a signal occurs, the indicator will send a Telegram alert directly to your PC or mobile device, this is much faster than email as it is a push notification.


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    How To Install & Remove

    First, make sure you have the cTrader trading platform installed and then unzip the file and double-click on it to automatically install it onto the platform.


    Any Questions?

    If you have any questions or bugs, please first search our product help forum for the answer, if you cannot find it, post a new question.


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