Forex Ichimoku cloud analysis and forecast

The effectiveness of Ichimoku analysis has been confirmed by multiple testing on the Forex market, as it includes itself three indicators on one price chart, that provides us a ready-made trading system at length, that does not require any more Forex indicators, and allows client to take his own, correct decisions when trading, as the trader becomes more informed using the Ichimoku cloud Forex.


Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 18.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 18.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame H4. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are forming “Golden Cross” (1); Tenkan-Sen and Senkou Span A are di...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 17.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 17.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame H4. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are influenced by “Dead Cross” (1); Tenkan-Sen...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 06.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 06.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

Analysis for January 6th, 2017 GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame D. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are still influenced by “Dead Cross” (1...

Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 06.01.2017 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)
Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 06.01.2017 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)

Analysis for January 6th, 2017 EUR USD, “Euro vs. US Dollar” At the daily chart of EUR USD, Engulfing Bullish and High Wave patterns indicate the ascending correction. Three Line Br...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 05.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 05.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

Analysis for January 5th, 2017 GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame D. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are influenced by “Dead Cross” (1). Ich...

Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 05.01.2017 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)
Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 05.01.2017 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)

Analysis for January 5th, 2017 EUR USD, “Euro vs. US Dollar” At the daily chart of EUR USD, the correction continues. Engulfing Bullish and High Wave patterns confirm the ascending ...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 04.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 04.01.2017 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

Analysis for January 4th, 2017 GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame D. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are influenced by “Dead Cross” (1). Ich...

Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 04.01.2017 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)
Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 04.01.2017 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)

Analysis for January 4th, 2017 EUR USD, “Euro vs. US Dollar” At the daily chart of EUR USD, Shooting Star pattern indicates that the bearish tendency continues. Three Line Break cha...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 30.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 30.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

Analysis for December 30th, 2016 GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame W. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen ran into one another below Kumo Cloud...

Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 30.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)
Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 30.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)

Analysis for December 30th, 2016 EUR USD, “Euro vs. US Dollar” At the H4 chart of EUR USD, there are no reversal pattern; candlesticks are bullish. Three Line Break chart and Heiken...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 29.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 29.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

Analysis for December 29th, 2016 GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame H4. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are still influenced by “Dead Cross”...

Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 29.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)
Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 29.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)

Analysis for December 29th, 2016 EUR USD, “Euro vs. US Dollar” At the H4 chart of EUR USD, bullish Morning Star and Three White Soldiers patterns indicate an ascending movement. Thr...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 28.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 28.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

Analysis for December 28th, 2016 GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame H4. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are still influenced by “Dead Cross”...

Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 28.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)
Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 28.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)

Analysis for December 28th, 2016 EUR USD, “Euro vs. US Dollar” At the H4 chart of EUR USD, the price may form Engulfing Bearish pattern and continue the correction. Three Line Break...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 27.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 27.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

Analysis for December 27th, 2016 GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame H4. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are still influenced by “Dead Cross”...

Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 27.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)
Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 27.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)

Analysis for December 27th, 2016 EUR USD, “Euro vs. US Dollar” At the H4 chart of EUR USD, the sideways correction continues. There are no reversal pattern right now. Three Line Bre...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 26.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 26.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

Analysis for December 26th, 2016 GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame H4. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are influenced by “Dead Cross” (1) a...

Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 26.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)
Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 26.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)

Analysis for December 26th, 2016 EUR USD, “Euro vs. US Dollar” At the H4 chart of EUR USD, the sideways correction continues. Bearish Shooting Star pattern indicates a descending mo...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 23.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)
Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 23.12.2016 (GBP/USD, GOLD)

Analysis for December 23rd, 2016 GBP USD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar” GBP USD, Time Frame H4. Indicator signals: Tenkan-Sen and Kijun-Sen are still influenced by “Dead Cross”...

Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 23.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)
Japanese Candlesticks Analysis 23.12.2016 (EUR/USD, USD/JPY)

Analysis for December 23rd, 2016 EUR USD, “Euro vs. US Dollar” At the H4 chart of EUR USD, bullish Three Methods pattern indicates that the ascending correction continues. Three Lin...


Ichimoku Cloud Indicator

Ichimoku cloud indicator has been invented by Japan analyst Hosoda - real analyst’s name, who published his materials and reviews under a pseudonym of Ichimoku Sanjin. The primary goal of the present type of analysis was to forecast Index movement of Japan stock market. Nowadays the versatility and possibilities of the Ichimoku analysis have increased significantly. By its instrumentality any trader might determine market trend, support and resistance levels, as well as use trading signals for trading instrument buying and selling.

On the whole, the usage of Ichimoku cloud indicators is more efficient on daily and weekly charts, and consists of 5 lines:

  • Tenka-sen - indicates an average price for the first time interval, defined as the sum of the maximum and minimum of that period, divided into two.
  • Kijun-sen - indicates an average price for the second time interval.
  • Senkou Span A - indicates the midway between two previous lines, shifted towards by the value of the second time interval
  • Senkou Span B - indicates an average price for the third space of time, shifted towards by the value of the second time interval.
  • Chinkou Span - shows the closing price of a current Japanese candlestick, shifted backwards by the value of the second time interval. 

What Additional Options Does Include the Ichimoku Cloud Forex Analysis? 

Ichimoku cloud indicator combines a number of other indicators and various approaches to forecast the price move. The Ichimoku cloud Forex model allows you in a moment took the print about market direction tendency. Also in Ichimoku cloud are used moving averages to identify levels of support and resistance. The beginner traders may ignore Ichmoku cloud Forex at times, but these actions are erroneous.

Although the Ichimoku analysis may seem complicated, once you understand its basic concepts, this indicator becomes quite simple to use.