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Forum: Trading Journals Today, 07:58 PM
Replies: 73
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Posted By SMCJB
CFDs aren't legal in the US so this is a moot...

CFDs aren't legal in the US so this is a moot point for me - but maybe not others.


I'm a full time trader, so this is a part time, after hours hobby for me - that doubles as an R learning...
Forum: Traders Hideout Today, 07:37 PM
Replies: 614
Views: 109,907
Posted By SMCJB
I'm under the impression it would swing to a stay...

I'm under the impression it would swing to a stay vote. Question is if that happened would it undo what has already begun. Would companies leave stuff in London or still go ahead with their plans now...
Forum: Commodities Futures Trading Today, 07:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 70
Posted By SMCJB
I'm not sure I understand the question. I know...

I'm not sure I understand the question. I know people think of outright contracts and backward roll adjust them - which while making sense for automated trading, in reality human traders look at...
Forum: TradeStation Today, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 41
Posted By SMCJB
I've had virtually zero contact with mine, so...

I've had virtually zero contact with mine, so can't say good or bad.

kevinkdog has one he works with a lot.
Forum: Options on Futures Today, 02:48 PM
Replies: 6,632
Views: 768,876
Posted By SMCJB
To keep it simple think of it this way. Imagine...

To keep it simple think of it this way. Imagine your sold an ATM put and bought 2 puts 10% out of the money that expire in a months time.

Scenario 1 : Market drops 10% tomorrow.
You short put...
Forum: Options on Futures Today, 02:32 PM
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Views: 768,876
Posted By SMCJB
Sorry my apologies you are right. The answer is...

Sorry my apologies you are right. The answer is similar though. The delta of the long lower puts decays faster than the short higher puts as time progress's.
Forum: Options on Futures Today, 02:02 PM
Replies: 6,632
Views: 768,876
Posted By SMCJB
Because the long leg, having a shorter tenure,...

Because the long leg, having a shorter tenure, declines in value (and protection) quicker than the short leg.
Forum: Commodities Futures Trading Today, 10:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 70
Posted By SMCJB
I'd agree with all of kevinkdog's points. ...

I'd agree with all of kevinkdog's points.

With regards to chart #1 are you sure you have the same instrument? In chart #2 you have Sep-Oct and Oct-Nov so a Sep-Oct-Nov fly. In Chart #3 you have...
Forum: Trading Journals Yesterday, 10:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,375
Posted By SMCJB
I remember similar fluctuations in NYMEX seat...

I remember similar fluctuations in NYMEX seat prices. That was then though, and this is now. Now that seats no longer offer floor trading privileges, the only use for them is reduced fees and they...
Forum: Traders Hideout February 21st, 2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 378
Posted By SMCJB
There is also this thread.... ...

There is also this thread....

https://futures.io/traders-hideout/4832-tax-thread.html
Forum: Traders Hideout February 21st, 2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 378
Posted By SMCJB
I have an LLC which we switched to an S-Corp last...

I have an LLC which we switched to an S-Corp last year. It's a management company though, not a trading company. I'm not sure how it all works (I'm a trader not an accountant) but it enables me to...
Forum: Trading Journals February 21st, 2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,375
Posted By SMCJB
IOM and IMM are very different. You mentioned IOM...

IOM and IMM are very different. You mentioned IOM above which is index futures and options. IOM leases are $300 month, but leases do not not get the full discount ownership does, it does still save...
Forum: Traders Hideout February 21st, 2018, 09:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 378
Posted By SMCJB
My trading accounts qualify for Trader Tax...

My trading accounts qualify for Trader Tax Status, my investment accounts do not. They are kept completely separate. This is made easier by the fact that I do not manage my investment accounts...
Forum: Traders Hideout February 21st, 2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 378
Posted By SMCJB
I'm actually a Green Trader Tax client, or Green...

I'm actually a Green Trader Tax client, or Green Neuschwander & Manning client as I believe they are now known, and have been for 7+ years. In summary they are excellent, and really really know their...
Forum: Trading Journals February 21st, 2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,375
Posted By SMCJB
200ish RTs/month pays for a lease.

200ish RTs/month pays for a lease.
Forum: Options on Futures February 21st, 2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6,632
Views: 768,876
Posted By SMCJB
Thanks datahogg very interesting. There's a guy...

Thanks datahogg very interesting. There's a guy (Dave!) on Twitter @ DTRTrading, who has a blog dtr-trading.blogspot.com (http://dtr-trading.blogspot.com/) that has a lot of very similair iron condor...
Forum: Trading Journals February 21st, 2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,375
Posted By SMCJB
I have 120mb Comcast Cable, 45mb AT&T Uverse,...

I have 120mb Comcast Cable, 45mb AT&T Uverse, plus a Verizon Wireless Hotspot which thankfully I've never had to use. Double redundancy with three different providers. In reality the few real...
Forum: Cryptocurrency Trading February 21st, 2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 5,683
Posted By SMCJB
Interesting read... Bloomberg: Venezuela Is...

Interesting read...

Bloomberg: Venezuela Is Jumping Into the Crypto Craze

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-02-20/venezuela-is-jumping-into-the-crypto-craze

Maduro frequently says...
Forum: Traders Hideout February 21st, 2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By SMCJB
With clearport the prices are assigned by the OTC...

With clearport the prices are assigned by the OTC Broker. In TT my understanding was that having an ampersand "&" in front of the account number means you want market levels on your spread prices....
Forum: Traders Hideout February 20th, 2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By SMCJB
If a spread trades {spread buyer - spread seller}...

If a spread trades {spread buyer - spread seller} it won't get report on either of the individual months.
If a spread trades {spread vs two outright orders} it will report on both individual months....
Forum: Traders Hideout February 20th, 2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 378
Posted By SMCJB
I believe that in order to qualify for the mark...

I believe that in order to qualify for the mark to market election you must qualify as a business trader. That means you need to show the IRS that trading is a business and not an investment. Number...
Forum: Traders Hideout February 20th, 2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 431
Posted By SMCJB
Interesting piece. Even with the 90% XIV...

Interesting piece. Even with the 90% XIV implosion a 59% S&P 500 / 39% Barclay’s U.S. Aggregate Bond / 2% XIV portfolio (“59/39/2”) outperformed a 60% S&P 500 / 40% Barclay’s US Aggregate Bond...
Forum: Commodities Futures Trading February 20th, 2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 391
Posted By SMCJB
Interesting John Kemp article on Gasoline &...

Interesting John Kemp article on Gasoline & Diesel, Supply & Demand...

Reuters/Kemp : U.S. refiners turn to export markets as gasoline growth slows at home
...
Forum: Off-Topic February 20th, 2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 16,832
Posted By SMCJB
NYTimes :- How Banks Could Control Gun Sales if...

NYTimes :- How Banks Could Control Gun Sales if Washington Won’t

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/19/business/banks-gun-sales.html

This would probably be extremely effective. Other business's...
Forum: Cryptocurrency Trading February 20th, 2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 5,683
Posted By SMCJB
Saw this in the NYTimes this morning The...

Saw this in the NYTimes this morning

The official in charge of regulating virtual currencies in South Korea was found dead at home on Sunday.

Bitcoin price is climbing again.
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