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GFIs1 1 DAX trade per day journal

Old July 23rd, 2014, 07:10 AM   #1521 (permalink)
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Friday outlook

After an interesting start today (Wednesday) the volume continued quite low...
This is a normal summer sign. Some good numbers first from companie's 2nd quarter
pushed up a bit.

Now attention on Friday: IFO numbers 10:00 to watch

Will decide on Friday when to take the trade.

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Old July 25th, 2014, 04:57 AM   #1522 (permalink)
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Friday trade

Dax short 10:30 to 16:00

entry @ 9787
exit @ 9737
result 50 points

IB vol ok
SL tight

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Old July 25th, 2014, 05:09 AM   #1523 (permalink)
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Dax depending on IFO 10:30 to 16:00

entry @
exit @
result

IB vol ok

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Hi

Is it normal for the DAX to stay this quiet after the IFO report? I thought it would be flying one way or the other - more likely to the down side as figures were poor?

I am missing something?

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Old July 25th, 2014, 05:33 AM   #1524 (permalink)
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Hi

Is it normal for the DAX to stay this quiet after the IFO report? I thought it would be flying one way or the other - more likely to the down side as figures were poor?

I am missing something?

Regards

MS

IFO number is important - especially now having three negative numbers in a row.
Market is juggling around 9800 in the Dax and it looks as the down move is not yet accepted.
One can see that the volume in this 30 minutes after IFO numbers is really low (4262 contracts).
I think the price will erode a bit today...

Good trades
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Old July 25th, 2014, 06:52 AM   #1525 (permalink)
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Levels

Futures Edge on FIO
If the down leg continues from this sticky 9800 level we should look at some numbers:

9696 next - not very important
9600 important - bottom of cloud
9350 important - support level

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Old July 25th, 2014, 11:09 AM   #1526 (permalink)
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Week 30 results

This week had 3 trades

all positive (+10, +2, +50 points)
weekly result + 62 points
Points since week 2: same level as week 25 = 592

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Old July 25th, 2014, 12:35 PM   #1527 (permalink)
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oops..

left some important points on the table..

100 more points were to see from 16:30 to 17:30h (ONE hour)

but to be frank - I never traded a system trade to the last minute..

A great weekend
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Old July 25th, 2014, 02:19 PM   #1528 (permalink)
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A great weekend
GFIs1

You too, still flying the Dax flag well.

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Old July 25th, 2014, 02:24 PM   #1529 (permalink)
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You too, still flying the Dax flag well.

Thanks rat for the flowers - appreciate them :-)

To be driven now to say 9350 should be seen VERY soon.

but:

THE MARKET will be here for YOU even in september - don't worry

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Old July 26th, 2014, 04:15 AM   #1530 (permalink)
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Monday trade


will be skipped:
Intraday range from Friday was 176 points - exceeding the
"normality" according to my rules...
Depending on what will be on Monday a Tuesday trade might
take place.

Happy weekend
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