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How to hold trades longer?

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Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader
Broker/Data: Mirus/Zen-fire
Favorite Futures: ES, 6E, ZN
 
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If you're trading multiple contracts or shares, close some out so you lock in a profit and then let the others ride a bit.

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Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader & Jigsaw
Broker/Data: Rithmic
Favorite Futures: ZB & ES
 
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If someone else in the same position has the same question, for reference: I was too afraid to lose anything on ZB cause even 4 ticks is $120, so I started trading the nob spread, and that works for me.


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