Noise to money
The usual way of trading is straight linear. A position is entered at a level x, whereby the profit target is located at level y, the decision is long or short.
For good trades with a risk reward ratio of better than 1:1, a trader always needs breakouts to become profitable with the linear way of trading.
Actually, the market consists of one more direction: Sidewards!. This means, if one is able to trade additionally to long or short the 3rd direction too, there will be a statistical advantage of 66% and this means again: Lower risks / higher profits.
The following graph demonstrates this.