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@Journalytix

A trial would be great.

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Trial please, thanks. Looks like a killer product. Never done a public journal, guess I'll have to give it a shot.

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30 Day trial

Looking for a journaling solution

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Feb 2019 Trading Journal - BougieNT8

Hi All,

Pls a trial for journalytix.

Also a link to my trading journal
https://futures.io/trading-journals/46142-feb-2019-trading-journal-bougient8.html

Above is my thread on the Feb 2019 Trading journal challenge. I hope this keeps me on point with respect to journaling to keep myself accountable and develop the daily tasks and habits that makes winning traders win. My target is be become consistently profitable on SIM & go live in April. 1st target is 0-$500 / week including commissions trading 1 contract, and then up from there.

Summarized Trading Plan :
- Trading mostly ES in Globex session somewhere between 7 - 10 pm EST (with CL and NQ on standby in case ES chart is sideways or choppy).
- Start in Sim with 10k acct, trading 1 contract for no more than 1% risk at any given time. Daily target is $200 on average, daily max loss is $200, target is to have 75% winning days. Max & ave winner to be greater than max & ave looser. Walk away after 2 consecutive losses, either shut down for the day or way for a new trend.
- Method is trend trading ema bounces with usual targets of about 5-6 ticks, increased target to 8-10 ticks on bigger retracements, pivot magnets, etc. I will either sit on my hands, not trade or lower my targets to 2-3 tick scalps, in the case the market is whippy choppy, having a difficult time picking a trend direction.
- Trade approx. 5-10 trades / trading session.
- Trade using tick charts. My main entry chart is 89ticks, using a larger time-frame (as an anchor chart) at 233tick. Mostly using price action with Ema's to help determine overall trend direction and retracement bounces. Also have a sensitive MACD to indicate divergence (or energy), and ST/LT scholastic for to help with cycles or timing.

Journal :
- My journal start with a summary of market, times, any red flags etc, as I start.
- My journal will then list each trade including the specifics of each trade.
- My journal will include a daily report card, the good-the bad-the ugly.
- Will include marked up charts that refer back to each trade.
- After the week, I will look at weekly stats vs targets.
- Then similar for the month.

Thanks

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February Challenge

Wave trader





I am entering the journal February challenge and will keep a detailed account of my trading

methodology and trades for the month .

I am a day trader and trade the AUS.200.

I use a couple of different analytic methods for trading. I look at analysis as a language as there a various ways to analyse the market each with there own terminology.
The analytic methods that I use are :

1 Support and resistance zones using the volume profile indicators.
2 Elliott Wave count.

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wave rider

Iwill start my journel from today

https://futures.io/elite-trading-journals/42276-martins-journal.html#post642006


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@martinhunting please read the rules in post 1, you are not doing it correctly at the moment to qualify for the contest.

You need to create a journal thread in the journal section, then post the link here in this thread.

Mike

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Trade Journal - Feb 4 2019

Hi,

I currently use tradervue, I'd like to have 30day trial of journalytix.

Here's my journal entry for today.
http://www.evernote.com/l/AOOCA-_t7RpFD4zny23YVwCQM8WsDwftI6E

https://futures.io/trading-journals/46153-futures-io-journal-entry-contest.html#post705581

I've never posted on here before; so it would appear I cannot post a legit link to this contest. So I'm not trying to break the rules, but it appears I'm the victim of a bit of policy and opportunity. Hoping the mods see this as ok.


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Please read the rules in post 1, external links don't qualify - you need a journal here on FIO.

Mike
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Hi,

I currently use tradervue, I'd like to have 30day trial of journalytix.

Here's my journal entry for today.
evernote[.]com/l/AOOCA-_t7RpFD4zny23YVwCQM8WsDwftI6E

I've never posted on here before; so it would appear I cannot post a legit link to this contest. So I'm not trying to break the rules, but it appears I'm the victim of a bit of policy and opportunity. Hoping the mods see this as ok.

Sent using the futures.io mobile app

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

If you want
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