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Tape is my shape (tape reading, time and sales)

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Guys - just FYI - if you are just starting to look at the tape in the last few days - do not be put off.

What we are seeing now is not normal!

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Is anyone else having problem with tape reading Yesterday and Today? Whats wrong? I noticed that on the DOM the levels are smaller than normal. Is it the problem. When the market is thin its volatile. I hope something is wrong with the market and not me and that it gets back to normal soon.

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[I] But than crash happening you see true face of the market. THERE IS NO RULES AND LOGIC.

I have mentioned about crash in one very special reason )))) Stay tuned )))
Just wait till market get back to the "normal"
this is a true face of the market. that is why 2 months not a 2-3 weeks Pbylina)))

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I have mentioned about crash in one very special reason )))) Stay tuned )))

Stay tuned? - You mean you gonna write about market crash/fear in market or I need to pay attention more?)))


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Just wait till market get back to the "normal"

I just hope it will get back to normal if ever! How do I know when its normal again? Is there way to know without loosing money?

...Damn market couldnt of picked a better time to screw with me!)))

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this is a true face of the market. that is why 2 months not a 2-3 weeks Pbylina)))

This is gonna be a long 2 months. Im gonna be needing a lot of computers.

Ps. So Bloom have you been sitting on the sidelines or are you super man and somehow making money off of this?)))

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Ps. So Bloom have you been sitting on the sidelines or are you super man and somehow making money off of this?)))

Yes i am there))) and making money and im not a superman i just know how .
I remember how i broke my PC too))) All of us have doing such things crash boom bang ))) It is old days))
Do not beware. Tomorrow i think market will be calm. May be 2-3 weeks of storms and it will return to normal

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Yes i am there))) and making money and im not a superman i just know how .
I remember how i broke my PC too))) All of us have doing such things crash boom bang ))) It is old days))
Do not beware. Tomorrow i think market will be calm. May be 2-3 weeks of storms and it will return to normal

I hope you right about tomorrow. I think I will take my first trade tomorrow in my head and see if market is normal. If it is then I will trade. How many times a year does market behave like this?

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I hope you right about tomorrow. I think I will take my first trade tomorrow in my head and see if market is normal. If it is then I will trade. How many times a year does market behave like this?

1-2 times in 3 years

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1-2 times in 3 years

Wow, Im glad. I was scared this was gonna happen 1-2 times every month.)))

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It was better today then yesterday but still not normal...

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It was better today then yesterday but still not normal...

For sure - you certainly want to reconsider that tight stop in this market...


It's like watching Ninja Replay on 500x....

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