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Introduce yourself here!
Started:June 10th, 2009 (08:43 PM) by Big Mike Views / Replies:530,721 / 7,061
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 09:12 AM   #1611 (permalink)
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Paris, France
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: SC, NT, Testing ToS
Favorite Futures: CME & Eurex Futures
 
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Hi,
I am new to trading but believe to have what it is needed to become a fulltime daytrader. I like the idea of being the only responsible for my faith. I hope my programming background will help and am spending a lot of time on learning and making stats.
Thanks to Big Mike for this forum.
W.

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Old April 22nd, 2011, 09:16 AM   #1612 (permalink)
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Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: Forex
 
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Velkommen skal du være!

Mange takk, nice to see fellow Norwegians here too

"We may not be able to control the wind, but we can always adjust our sails"
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 12:08 PM   #1613 (permalink)
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Mange takk, nice to see fellow Norwegians here too

Thank you aediaz1. So we are both European (I live in France..). Anyway, thank you and good learning/trading.

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Old April 22nd, 2011, 06:14 PM   #1614 (permalink)
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ny
 
Futures Experience: None
Platform: tradestation
Favorite Futures: piano
 
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Glad to join, Mike

Hi Mike thank you for inviting me in once I figure out how to navigate the site I know I will learn some useful stuff
my name is Jim and i am from New York I have been trading 3 years blew out a few accounts
Right now I feel I am on solid ground and the key is to never stop learning
Put it in your trading plan to learn something new every day


Last edited by NEWBERRY; April 23rd, 2011 at 01:14 AM. Reason: intoduce myself to the forum
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 08:45 PM   #1615 (permalink)
Just starting out...
Los Angeles
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Ninja Trader
Favorite Futures: TF
 
Posts: 1 since Apr 2011
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Allow me to introduce myself

Futures Edge on FIO

Are you a NinjaTrader user?

 
Hello Traders,
Started trading Options about 4 years ago, currently transitioning over to Futures, E-Mini Russell and E-Mini S&P specifically. I consider my self a novice but with intermediate knowledge. I hope to get some insight in ATS(money making machine). Stay thirsty my friends!

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Old April 23rd, 2011, 12:21 AM   #1616 (permalink)
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Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Ninja Trader 7
Favorite Futures: oil
 
Posts: 12 since Mar 2011
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Introduction

New here and being a computer klutz, I have a lot of issues with how the thread works. Anyway, I started day trading futures about 8 years ago. Originally using NexGen software. I was never very successful and blew out a few accounts.

Have been stumbling since then. Currently I use Ninja and EOT software. I can do real well on sim, but not so great trading live.

I have explored many different methods, including Gann and Murrey, but find them both to be unintelligible. Currently I am looking at Daniel Code software and Felton.

Would be interested in hearing from others who have tried these

Joe M

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Old April 23rd, 2011, 04:34 AM   #1617 (permalink)
Just starting out...
Mahe, Seychelles
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: MT4
Broker/Data: ThinkForex/MT4
Favorite Futures: EUR/USD
 
Posts: 1 since Apr 2011
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Hi Everyone

Thank you Mike for the kind welcome to your site.

I am about a year into trading part time, with a fairly big hole in my pocket. I am still managing the emotional side to trading but I can see the light at the end of this tunnel. My aim is to generate an income from trading so that I can retire and spend more time with my family.

Being part of your community, I hope will allow me to see other perspectives to trading.

Hope you all had a great Easter holidays!!

Regards
5thImmortal

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Old April 23rd, 2011, 01:58 PM   #1618 (permalink)
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Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: ninja trader
 
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Much Appreciated

Thanks for this site Big Mike

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Old April 23rd, 2011, 04:43 PM   #1619 (permalink)
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Louisville, Kentucky
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Think or Swim
Favorite Futures: stocks
 
Posts: 3 since Apr 2011
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Greetings to the community,

Hi everyone,

I have been an unsuccessful trader, bouncing around on ideas and making poor, emotional choices, and loosing money. I hope to learn how to trade successfully before my nerves are shot and my monies gone! My only exposure has been with Family members who used buy-n-hold investing decades ago. I'm 53, and work a full time job as a toolmaker/designer. I feel swing trading may be a good choice for me...something I can perhaps check on a few times a day. Hope to hear your stories and share experiences...good and bad!
best regards,
Ken

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Old April 23rd, 2011, 05:30 PM   #1620 (permalink)
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Favorite Futures: piano
 
Posts: 3 since Feb 2011
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stay in sim account until your profitable

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