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Started:June 10th, 2009 (07:43 PM) by Big Mike Views / Replies:518,529 / 6,997
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Introduce yourself here!

Old June 6th, 2014, 03:56 AM   #4941 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Futures Experience: None
Platform: Some experience
Favorite Futures: Option
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Hi I'm Kevin. Love to trade! Love to read options pricing.

I like using the 5,20 and 50 day moving averages.

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Old June 6th, 2014, 03:16 PM   #4942 (permalink)
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Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Plus 500
Favorite Futures: Stocks,indicies,forex....
Posts: 1 since Jun 2014
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Hello from Slovenia

Hello, im a Jakob, im from Slovenia,Europe,
This bussines is verry new in my country
Im a greenhorn in day trading,
I trade in +500
I will be glad some tips, how i can earned some good money

Thanks to everyone

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Old June 6th, 2014, 05:16 PM   #4943 (permalink)
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oxnard usa
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: ninja trader
Favorite Futures: futures
Posts: 1 since Oct 2013
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installing templates on n7

does anybody knows how to install this template on n7?

1 min - Webinar 2.xml

i tried many times and i get the message

"please enter a valid template message"

how can i fix it?


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Old June 6th, 2014, 05:37 PM   #4944 (permalink)
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bordeaux france
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Multicharts
Favorite Futures: forex
Posts: 1 since Oct 2013
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Hi everyone,

I m an algo trader since 2006.
I use MC EL version.

Dukas and LMAX real accounts.

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Old June 7th, 2014, 01:05 AM   #4945 (permalink)
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Brisbane, QLD Australia
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Metatrader, Tradingview
Favorite Futures: Foreign Exchange
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Posts: 5 since Jun 2014
Thanks: 61 given, 10 received


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What happens to the S&P 500 when a new President takes office?

Hi All,

I am, more often than not, directed to (formerly BMT) forum during my countless ours of googling and researching with respect to trading the financial markets.

I've found your community here to be mutually supportive, curious, and proactive in putting forth the effort to grow both individually and as a group. So, here I am, finally a member!

I've been trading on-and-off for a number if years, and now have committed myself to truly mastering the craft. I particularly agree with Mike's comments that 'success comes from within you.' This too is my conclusion.

Thanks to everyone here for your contributions, and I hope that one day I too can significantly contribute to the group and help yet others to grow as I have!


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Old June 7th, 2014, 07:05 AM   #4946 (permalink)
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jalandhar + punjab/india
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: amibroker
Favorite Futures: stocks
Posts: 1 since Jun 2014
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Hello everyone

Hello everyone,

I am PawanDeep singh . Iím a new trader and highly interested on stocks.
I would like to learn trading from this community and I hope all of youíll help me

Thanks in advance


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Old June 7th, 2014, 09:36 AM   #4947 (permalink)
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Liberty, Tx
Futures Experience: None
Platform: Thinkorswim
Favorite Futures: high
Posts: 6 since May 2014
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Hello everyone,

My name is Robert and i'm about an hour outside of Houston, Tx. I have been bitten by the trading bug and want to learn all I can. I have zero experience with the market and everything that goes with it. I have been trying to learn about the E-minis.

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Old June 7th, 2014, 08:35 PM   #4948 (permalink)
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Plymouth, UK
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: TradeStation, MT4
Favorite Futures: Futures
Posts: 6 since Apr 2014
Thanks: 1 given, 4 received

Hi all, I'm Jago.

I'm interested here because there seems to be a better quality of discussion than forex focussed sites. But more walling off in very expensive paid areas. I agree with the idea of paid areas to improve quality but making it very expensive doesn't improve the quality more with efficiency. Metafilter's $5 fee is in support of this. Funds to support the forum are good though.

I'm interested in the problem that what pattens we think we see could be an illusion:

So we need statistical studies looking at just how reliable a method or indicator may or may not be:
search fibofail.pdf & thepattensite

I'm still going through fads and fallacies and hoovering up tons of info. Too much info in fact.
I'm currently interested in Volume Spread Analysis. It seems to be able to bring additional help to many methods and systems.

The key seems to be in looking for points when >1 indicator agrees. But choose your indicators wisely and sparingly - the more you have the more you open hazard yourself to wishful thinking.

Psychology is on my mind a lot. I have some rules as crutches - cooling down period after win/loss, preplanning, 3rd party checking, trying to hide from myself some info on a trade to prevent emotions, preplanning when I will check the price again (not checking too frequently) etc.

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Old June 8th, 2014, 02:07 AM   #4949 (permalink)
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Los Angeles
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: CL
Posts: 1 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 2 given, 0 received

Happy to be here

Don't know how much of a contributor I can be but I've tried a lot of systems out there and I'm still trying more. If anything I can probably help with what not to do. But I actually came in here looking for some help on gomi volume ladder and was wondering what I have to do to download the indicators.

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Old June 8th, 2014, 02:09 PM   #4950 (permalink)
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Athens Greece
Futures Experience: Intermediate
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Favorite Futures: TF, YM, NT, ES
Posts: 12 since Sep 2009
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Elias Michalis

Hi all,
I would like to introduce my self.
My name is Elias I am from Athens Greece and I trade TF.

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