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First trade of the day Long 6E 3 contracts, target below R +961$
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The original target with 1 contract was set below the TL at +480$, the market retraced down, I added two more contracts and set the new Target below the R, at a much lower level. The market inverted in favor of the trade (reversal up) and with a lower target but higher contracts I was able to double the original target.

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Redratsal, may I ask what the indicator is on the bottom of your range chart, its a histogram of something it looks like. Also on your VWAP may I ask what your settings are.

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It is the GomDeltaMomentum, part of the gomrecorder2 package. The delta values are not cumulated but calculated bar by bar. These are my settings for vwap:
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6E short 2 contracts, target S +341$
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LOL, nice. I was long about 11:30 by your chart time after that support area --- and you short --- and we both made money.

Now it is time for me to sleep. I haven't slept since Friday night. I am not sure how I am even still conscious.



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CL long 1 contract, target below vwap +236$
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CL long 2 contracts, target below vwap +491$
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LOL, nice. I was long about 11:30 by your chart time after that support area --- and you short --- and we both made money.

Now it is time for me to sleep. I haven't slept since Friday night. I am not sure how I am even still conscious.



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LOL should combine the methods

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Thanks Redratsal for posting the settings. I am glad to see you ringing the register like you are.

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First trade of the day 6E short 1 contract, target on S +307$
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