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  #281 (permalink)
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Trading Experience: Beginner
Platform: ninja, strategy
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Posts: 27 since Oct 2009
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hi guys,
I'm new to futures trading, I traded some stocks, for a short period, but I turned my eyes to futures. I started 4 months ago and already lost half of my account
I hope I'm gonna find useful infos around here, advices more than welcome.
I don;t think I'm gonna be useful to some of you, so for now I don't have something to offer, but to take
Thanks and all the best

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  #282 (permalink)
Just starting out...
Beach, NC
 
Trading Experience: Advanced
Platform: OEC and Metastock
Broker/Data: OEC
Favorite Futures: ES, QM, ZYG
 
Posts: 1 since Oct 2009
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Thanks for letting me in. I have been futures trading for about 5 years and wanted to poke around. I hope to help out as well as often as possible

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  #283 (permalink)
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France
 
Trading Experience: Advanced
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Broker/Data: TD
Favorite Futures: Forex
 
Posts: 26 since Oct 2009
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Hi everyone from France,

I would like to tell a big Thank you to Mike for this website/blog. Very interesting
Sorry for my bad English.
I'm Forex trader and sometimes ZN too.
I tested many different approaches but now I don't use indicators to make my plan.
I don't know if I can to indicate my blog address, www.1milliondollarsbaby.com If not please delete it.
You can have a look and if you understand French, you can find some articles about psychologie and other stuff.

Mike, you have done an great job !
Bye
Cvital

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Trading Experience: Beginner
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Broker/Data: zen-fire
Favorite Futures: futures
 
Posts: 1 since Oct 2009
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Hello to you all,
First let me thank you for allowing me be part of the club.
It seems good money is being made here.
To be honest, I'm quite new in this business.
I used to buy and hold stocks, no more then that.
That did not work out in the way I wanted, so is was time to make a switch.
Time for action!
My favorite instrument at the moment is the Future Dax.
For the time being I'm using the services of an advisor, that are really profitable without any doubt.
But it would give me some extra satisfaction if I'd be able doing it on my own.
In my opinion this forum could be helpful in reaching my goals.
So I'm very anxious to know what future will bring.

Good luck to everyone!

Marcel
The Hague (NL)

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Columbus, IN. USA
 
Trading Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 7 & TOS
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Favorite Futures: CL & GC
 
Posts: 14 since Oct 2009
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NinjaTrader

I'm a semi-retired engineer.....I do a little design work for other firms at home since going through a very rough stint of chemotherapy. I'm finally smiling again, about life in general, but certainly not at my finances...they got tanked..no, the correct word would be sunk, by all the medical bills my insurance refused to pay.

Nevertheless, I'm still hanging on to a few bucks in my MB Trading account and am a steadfast NinjaTrader user.

I seem to have lost a lot of my indicators, especially the ones that duplicated the Blue Wave Precision Trading package........grandkids can do great things with a computer

Anyway, if someone out their can help me get those back, I would humbly appreciate it. They actually made me some good money IF, one uses his own common sense and removes greed from the equation.

Very Best Regards to all of you out there and it's a pleasure to see others pursuing their goals and dreams in life.
Jim Posey

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  #286 (permalink)
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New Orleans, La (Mardi Gras City)
 
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Do you need computer help or files?
Were they deleted, lost, etc?

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I'm a semi-retired engineer.....I do a little design work for other firms at home since going through a very rough stint of chemotherapy. I'm finally smiling again, about life in general, but certainly not at my finances...they got tanked..no, the correct word would be sunk, by all the medical bills my insurance refused to pay.

Nevertheless, I'm still hanging on to a few bucks in my MB Trading account and am a steadfast NinjaTrader user.

I seem to have lost a lot of my indicators, especially the ones that duplicated the Blue Wave Precision Trading package........grandkids can do great things with a computer

Anyway, if someone out their can help me get those back, I would humbly appreciate it. They actually made me some good money IF, one uses his own common sense and removes greed from the equation.

Very Best Regards to all of you out there and it's a pleasure to see others pursuing their goals and dreams in life.
Jim Posey


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I'm a semi-retired engineer.....I do a little design work for other firms at home since going through a very rough stint of chemotherapy. I'm finally smiling again, about life in general, but certainly not at my finances...they got tanked..no, the correct word would be sunk, by all the medical bills my insurance refused to pay.

Nevertheless, I'm still hanging on to a few bucks in my MB Trading account and am a steadfast NinjaTrader user.

I seem to have lost a lot of my indicators, especially the ones that duplicated the Blue Wave Precision Trading package........grandkids can do great things with a computer

Anyway, if someone out their can help me get those back, I would humbly appreciate it. They actually made me some good money IF, one uses his own common sense and removes greed from the equation.

Very Best Regards to all of you out there and it's a pleasure to see others pursuing their goals and dreams in life.
Jim Posey

JP, Sorry to hear of your troubles. Hopefully there are some folks here who can help. I find the d9ParticleOscillator (Elite/VIP section) and SMI2 (Stochastic Momentum Index) particularly helpful. I don't suppose your "coverage" was through BlueCross/BlueShield by any chance, was it?

After all, it's what you learn AFTER you know it all, that counts!
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Trading Experience: Intermediate
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Favorite Futures: CL & GC
 
Posts: 14 since Oct 2009
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Indicators

It was just some indicators that I had downloaded from several sites that resembled the Blue Wave indicators. They were posted on several different sites but I can't find them now. I was able to use them with NT and change the setups to suit myself.
Thx for your reply.
Jim

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  #289 (permalink)
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Hi guys, please continue the Healthcare discussion in Off-Topic. I moved the posts to this thread:

https://futures.io/off-topic/1059-healthcare.html

Mike

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d9ParticleOscillator


I founded the final SMI2 but I didn't see the "d9ParticleOscillator" listed.
Of course my eyes are not the best anymore.....neither is my brain.
Jim



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JP, Sorry to hear of your troubles. Hopefully there are some folks here who can help. I find the d9ParticleOscillator (Elite/VIP section) and SMI2 (Stochastic Momentum Index) particularly helpful. I don't suppose your "coverage" was through BlueCross/BlueShield by any chance, was it?


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