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GFIs1 1 DAX trade per day journal

Old February 26th, 2014, 04:25 AM   #1301 (permalink)
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Wednesday trade

Dax short 11:30 to 15:30

entry @ 9693
exit @ 9657
result plus 36 points

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Old February 28th, 2014, 04:16 AM   #1302 (permalink)
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Friday trade

Dax short 09:30 to 14:30

entry @ 9615
exit @ 9602
result +13 points

Comment:
Last of month and week, US numbers 14:30
Price yesterday tested daily Kumo from top and made a rebound
Kumo 's bottom now horizontal - a first start of window
to slide through down
Today some vola and some bigger moves foreseen

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Old February 28th, 2014, 09:36 AM   #1303 (permalink)
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Week 9 result


This week had 3 trades

one negative -30 points (SL)
two positive +36 +13 points
Weekly result +19 points
Points since week 2/14: 387

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Old March 3rd, 2014, 04:30 AM   #1304 (permalink)
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Monday trade

Dax short 09:30 to 14:00

entry @ 9450
exit @ 9424
result plus 26 points

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Comment:
Price again in daily Kumo - second time after february - now
some downmovement underneath Kumo highly probable.
Today started with Gap and high volume.
As price is still in Kumo - some vola and unpredictable moves
may occur.
Only for traders with strong nerves

Updated:
PLEASE consider before posting:
The normal SL settings were not in place (read above comment)
Left some points on the table which does not matter here.
The overall trend is short - but that might take some more
time to see the "breaktrough" foreseen.


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Old March 4th, 2014, 06:37 AM   #1305 (permalink)
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Why it does not make sense...

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... to trade after a big move day:

Monday had a range of 192 points during cash hours.
Today we have seen 53 points up to now.
This means that trading today will be in a narrow range
and will only make some moves around 9450 - without
any direction.
So the main rule of not trading after a day with range
above 150 points makes totally sense.
So relax and wait for tomorrow.

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Old March 5th, 2014, 04:32 AM   #1306 (permalink)
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Wednesday trade

Dax short 10:30 to 15:30

entry @ 9575
exit @ 9560
result +15 points

Comment - price still in short direction
Yesterday's range 166 points

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Old March 5th, 2014, 05:45 AM   #1307 (permalink)
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"So the main rule of not trading after a day with range
above 150 points makes totally sense."

yesterday was 166...

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Old March 5th, 2014, 06:50 AM   #1308 (permalink)
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"So the main rule of not trading after a day with range
above 150 points makes totally sense."

yesterday was 166...

?

Well said. This week is really for traders with strong nerves - as stated earlier. The Monday slump
and yesterday's rebound has put price again lower and in sync again.
My proposal would not have been traded today when only ONE day before was >150 points.
I hope the trade will turn out positive.

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Old March 5th, 2014, 11:31 AM   #1309 (permalink)
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Week 10 result

This week had 2 trades

Both positive (+26 +15)
Weekly result +41 points
Points since week 2: 428

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Old March 5th, 2014, 11:34 AM   #1310 (permalink)
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..pause


No trades until march 12th.

Good trading and see you next wednesday.

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