Video of a Trader Loosing 30K Live! - Off-Topic | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


Video of a Trader Loosing 30K Live!
Updated: Views / Replies:4,456 / 34
Created: by PrymeTyme Attachments:0

Welcome to futures io.

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

futures io is the largest futures trading community on the planet, with over 90,000 members. At futures io, our goal has always been and always will be to create a friendly, positive, forward-thinking community where members can openly share and discuss everything the world of trading has to offer. The community is one of the friendliest you will find on any subject, with members going out of their way to help others. Some of the primary differences between futures io and other trading sites revolve around the standards of our community. Those standards include a code of conduct for our members, as well as extremely high standards that govern which partners we do business with, and which products or services we recommend to our members.

At futures io, our focus is on quality education. No hype, gimmicks, or secret sauce. The truth is: trading is hard. To succeed, you need to surround yourself with the right support system, educational content, and trading mentors Ė all of which you can find on futures io, utilizing our social trading environment.

With futures io, you can find honest trading reviews on brokers, trading rooms, indicator packages, trading strategies, and much more. Our trading review process is highly moderated to ensure that only genuine users are allowed, so you donít need to worry about fake reviews.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading sites:
  • We are here to help. Just let us know what you need.
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive in our community.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, we can help you find it.
  • We expect our members to participate and become a part of the community. Help yourself by helping others.

You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

Video of a Trader Loosing 30K Live!

  #31 (permalink)
Elite Member
Chicago, IL
 
Futures Experience: Master
Platform: Kinetick Ninja Trader <7>
Broker/Data: Ninja & IB
Favorite Futures: YM & Equities & Options & Mutual Funds
 
Posts: 174 since Jun 2010
Thanks: 56 given, 82 received

I love this video, I saw this a while back and forgot about it. Should be a must watch for every new trader. Forget Alexander Elder and the tripple screen, watch this video and there is trading without: a stop, a hedge, a put...

"Mr. Market you just F@#$ED Me.... NO DUDE YOU F#$@ED YOURSELF!" at 4:30 about.

Thanks for putting this up on the board for archive!

Reply With Quote
 
  #32 (permalink)
Elite Member
Colorado
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: MultiCharts
Broker/Data: IB & Iqfeed
Favorite Futures: ES , CL
 
sptrader's Avatar
 
Posts: 533 since Apr 2010
Thanks: 1,080 given, 668 received

It is good for newbies to see what can happen. That "black Swan" event can and does happen..
He should have been trading a 1 lot with a stop and that couldn't happen..(Probably trying to get rich quick)
I think most good traders have had a bad loss and learned from it, to protect themselves.
This guy doesn't seem to have the proper attitude to be a trader.
It reminds me of the movie "Wall Street" when Gordon Gekko said "don't get emotional about stock, it clouds your judgement".. those are words that I never forgot..

Reply With Quote
 
  #33 (permalink)
Elite Member
CA
 
Futures Experience: Master
Platform: Marketdelta and Ninja
Broker/Data: Velocity
Favorite Futures: NQ
 
Posts: 670 since Apr 2010
Thanks: 64 given, 521 received


I hold overnight, but 300 point on dow, for him to lose 25k.... He was doing at least a 15+ cars.... Thats pretty stupid. I've seen a 500+ gap on the dow before. You should be prepared for that.


btw... he mentioned that was his whole life savings.... thats 2k margin right there. you gotta have at least 200k+ to do that size and hold overnight. People make fun of others who open 2.5k accounts and trade futures. What he did was no different IMO

Reply With Quote
 
  #34 (permalink)
Trading for Fun
Los Angeles
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: x_trader
Favorite Futures: Stocks
 
ReaM's Avatar
 
Posts: 127 since Mar 2011
Thanks: 96 given, 95 received

The reason most people are so far away from any success in trading is because they can't blame themselves. I am lucky to be born someone who always blamed myself and from that I always try to improve. You will never achieve anything in your life if you blame others for your own mistakes.

I hate how today children are raised to blame others. You can't teach a child to be disciplined, but you can make him learn to blame himself.

Thanks you, mom, for raising me right. She told me that only a few months ago. Blaming your own self and taking responsibility is the way to success.

Notice, how those soccerplayers who cry after missing a goal never play good. Look at what distinguishes Schuhmacher from others. Tony Hawk. Take anyone. They all have these mysterious feel to them. They always seem to be somewhere deep in thought. The portrayal of Bruce Wayne in Batman is actually exactly what a person must be like to succeed. Complicated and always deep in thoughts.

I just can't imagine Tony Hawk taking a skateboard and breaking it, if something goes wrong. It's just not him. Even if he did it, he still blamed himself and himself only for things not working.

And that guy in the video. He's a failure.

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to ReaM for this post:
 
  #35 (permalink)
Elite Member
San Diego, CA USA
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: ES
 
GridKing's Avatar
 
Posts: 3,650 since May 2011
Thanks: 588 given, 877 received

I imagine there will be a new video out soon....

"Successful trading is one long journey, not a destination" Peter Borish Former Head of Research for Paul Tudor Jones speaking on conversations with John F. Carter
Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > Video of a Trader Loosing 30K Live!

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Upcoming Webinars and Events (4:30PM ET unless noted)

Linda Bradford Raschke: Reading The Tape

Elite only

Adam Grimes: TBA

Elite only

NinjaTrader: TBA

January

Ran Aroussi: TBA

Elite only
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Webinar Psychology Video: Dr. Brett Steenbarger - Next level of trader development max-td Psychology and Money Management 5 October 28th, 2013 08:37 AM
Webinar Trading Video: Live Price Action and Charting Techniques in the Eurex Futures max-td Trading Reviews and Vendors 1 March 13th, 2010 07:35 AM
Webinar Trading Video: Live Trading and Technical Analysis of EuroStoxx 50 max-td Trading Reviews and Vendors 1 March 13th, 2010 07:35 AM
Sundays - Listen to Jimi King Live from London ((AUDIO+VIDEO) Jazz) jonesr9 Off-Topic 0 July 26th, 2009 01:36 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:08 PM.

Copyright © 2017 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts
Page generated 2017-12-12 in 0.09 seconds with 19 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.163.209.109