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GFIs1 1 DAX trade per day journal

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Caution


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Dax short 09:30 to 15:00

entry @
exit @
result

IB vol: CAUTION very low

GFIs1

No comparable opening range today due to technical Eurex problems.
Opening auction at 9.15CET, netting start 20 mins late at 9.20CET.

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No comparable opening range today due to technical Eurex problems.
Opening auction at 9.15CET, netting start 20 mins late at 9.20CET.

Thanks @choke35. This is exactly what is meant here: Volume low..
But the direction is very clear.
Good trades

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Wednesday trade


A test with new previous days limits:
Dax short 10:30 to 13:00

entry @ 10970
exit @ 10966
result 4 points

IB vol ok

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Friday trade

Dax long 09:30 to 13:30

entry @ 10974
exit @ 11036
result 62 points

IB vol nearly good

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edit 13:06 - WHAT a firework after 13:00h in five minutes
13:00 Open @ 10991, 13:05 @ 11161 = 170 points

13h was small witch day..

edit II: Volume 30 minute from 13:00: measly 23073 contracts


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Dax long 09:30 to 13:30

entry @ 10974
exit @
result

IB vol nearly good

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edit 13:06 - WHAT a firework after 13:00h in five minutes :-)

yeah, absolutely crazy!

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yeah, absolutely crazy!

Nice catch! Feta-flavored market )

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Catch of the day


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Nice catch! Feta-flavored market )

you only need to stay on the right side of the net

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hi GFI
nice job. was verry close to the stop :-)
I put it too close and stopped out...

what does that jump mean? was this for collecting the stops and now turning down?

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stop loss


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you only need to stay on the right side of the net

GFIs1

Hi,

I watch your journal for some time now.
Following your rules with discipline is a major task.
Also the idea of one trade per day is important, in order to avoid costly overtrading.
The biggest problem (with me at least) is the stop-loss placement. Is it possible for you, when mentioning your entry points, to mention your stop-loss point also? Or do you have fixed stop-loss points? (eg 20 or 30 or 40 points)

Thanks,Alex

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hi GFI
nice job. was verry close to the stop :-)
I put it too close and stopped out...

what does that jump mean? was this for collecting the stops and now turning down?

Hi @redgreen
Kleiner Verfall heute 13h..

That made the price balancing around ATH and after witch minute (13:00h) it gave a spike up
in taking a sneak preview on what the financial ministers in Brussels will decide after 16h today
concerning extra money to make the Greeks happy. This all went with extraordinary volume..

Looking forward for more normal markets to come.. 12K and more in Dax with this 0% interest
money will not be astonishing.

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