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GFIs1 1 DAX trade per day journal

Old October 10th, 2014, 03:50 AM   #1651 (permalink)
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Friday trade

This week the stronger moves were again on Tuesday / Thursday.
So on Wednesday and today we have no trades.

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Old October 10th, 2014, 03:57 AM   #1652 (permalink)
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This week the stronger moves were again on Tuesday / Thursday.
So on Wednesday and today we have no trades.

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This has in fact happened a lot this year. Although a lot of the DAX movement of late has been reaction to the US markets and therefore in the afternoon or evening.


Do you foresee an impact on the "1 Dax trade per day" strategy or is this a sort of anomaly or simply not interesting ?

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Old October 10th, 2014, 04:28 AM   #1653 (permalink)
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This has in fact happened a lot this year. Although a lot of the DAX movement of late has been reaction to the US markets and therefore in the afternoon or evening.


Do you foresee an impact on the "1 Dax trade per day" strategy or is this a sort of anomaly or simply not interesting ?

p

There are weeks with only interesting moves on Tuesday/Thursday.
This is not easy to foresee on Monday or precedented Friday.
But if one sees it instead of having not trade I consider to watch Tuesday move
and eventually trade the Thursday then.
Will have a look back in my statistics and then decide.

Thanks podski for input.
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Old October 10th, 2014, 04:47 AM   #1654 (permalink)
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Bigger picture

The downmove was quicker in time than foreseen - but not for sure ending here.
The "W" is still possible with a leg up again. As well as a further down to 87xx next.
And from there even lower levels.
The daily volumes during the last 10 days were always increasing - if the next days
show lower volumes some upmove should be more probable.
Volumes in general were quite high - this means some shifting to the downside has
taken place. This could mean to be a longer trend...

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Old October 13th, 2014, 04:35 AM   #1655 (permalink)
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Interesting - the downleg is still growing. Today started again with a gap down and
it looks as this one will not be closed...

Dax long 09:30 to 14:00

entry @ 8741
exit @ 8839
result 98 points

IB vol high - (caution >10K)

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PS: gap closed without problem - so way down from Wednesday is free


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Old October 15th, 2014, 04:22 AM   #1656 (permalink)
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Wednesday trade

Dax short 09:30 to 15:30

entry @ 8828
exit @ 8635
result 193 points

IB vol good

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Old October 15th, 2014, 10:35 AM   #1657 (permalink)
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Old October 15th, 2014, 11:30 AM   #1659 (permalink)
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