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ES really likes 1403

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Of course, its the daily pivot @ 1403,25

 
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Ouch, said the short side.

I went long for the breakout, got out, and then watched my would-be profits continue to run forever... left 60 ticks.


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What an amazing reversal, came right out of the 120m blue zone.


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Was just looking at CL now Gary. Will it normally blow the stops just overhead here before it thinks about going lower?

 
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Was just looking at CL now Gary. Will it normally blow the stops just overhead here before it thinks about going lower?

I am sitting where I want to be profit wise, so not trying too hard right now. I would like to buy 95.00, or 94.75.

I had my finger on the button when it came to 95.09, and missed it.

 
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Did not really "miss" because I never submitted an order. I had my eyes on volume and did not see what I thought I needed to see.

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It reversed on lower volume

 
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If ES was going anywhere, and/or 6E were not at a triple top decision... But that was a hard spike up

 
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Sometimes the things I should journal do not become apparent until a year later. But I have seen this before. Cannot recall the circumstances though.


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