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Week 14 - easter short week

This weeks trades:
Tomorrow wednesday will be the last trading day this week.
System will not allow a trade on thursday because of a very low volume - friday will be closed.
So looking for tomorrow to get some extra points ;-)
Good trades

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Last trade this week

DAX long from 10:30 to 16:30

entry @ 6914

exit @ 6884 SL

result minus 30 points


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Week 14 result


Easter week result

Three trades
2 trades had hit the stop
1 trade positive

total minus 20 points

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Tuesday DAX trade

Short from 10:00 to 15:00

entry @ 6712

exit @ 6719

result minus 7 points

comment: the foreseen downmove came later than expected - with
the SL setting from 40 points after the long weekend the trade survived.

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Expecting a wednesday retracement in the DAX

Heavy down-move in the DAX after a long holiday weekend.
Drive came later than foreseen in the morning and with the US numbers the DAX lost more than 3%
at the end of the day.

For Wednesday I expect some retracement in the morning.
So this trade should start long from 09:30 to around 13:30h.
Details will be clear tomorrow.

Good trades
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Retracement in the DAX came as expected.

No GFIs1 trade today - because had no access to realtime data this morning.

For those who are long now - the rule exit time is 13:30 here.

Good trades!

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after 13:30 - exit was a good point - 6712 had been reached. This is a resistance
point. Some rolling back this afternoon is therefore possible.


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Thursday trade long from 09:30 to 12:00

entry @ 6722

exit @

result: stopped out. minus 30 points

Entry time was 30 minutes early. Direction over all is ok.
Daily candles are in the red Kumo - so the exact time for entry
do differ from normal rule time. Need to review on this one.

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DAX triangle

Today's chop chop in the DAX does not really help to see the trend.
There is (see chart) this moment building up a nice Diamond..
which will be hopefully finished by tomorrow before US numbers.
At the end of a diamond the price is moving either up or down - outside
of this diamond level. This should happen in the pink oval...
In our case as daily price is in the red (short) Kumo - I expect
some down movement by tomorrow afternoon.

Only some view from another angle in the big picture.

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Trading the triangle..

.. is offtopic on this thread - but taking the opportunity to
trade this nice range around 40 points gives some nice return.

Will give a final chart of this triangle tomorrow - hopefully
with good bouncing borders :-)

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Friday's DAX trade is a short from 09:30 to 14:30

entry @ 6716

exit @ 6678

result plus 38 points

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