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Wednesday trade

Dax short from 10:30 to 14:30

entry @ 6906

exit @ 6937

result minus 31 points

risk - medium

outlook - downmove has not ended here

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Thursday trade

Dax long from 09:30 to 13:00

entry @ 7008

exit @ 7054

result plus 46 points

risk - medium

outlook - seems that some ECB news for today's decision had been seen yesterday already ;-)
so the downmove is history now...

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Dax long from 09:30 to 13:00

entry @ 7008

exit @ 7054

result plus 46 points

risk - medium

outlook - seems that some ECB news for today's decision had been seen yesterday already ;-)
so the downmove is history now...

GFIs1

What was the basis for the long entry?

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What was the basis for the long entry?

hi @Amnesia

the first 30min candle from 09:00 to 09:30: was GREEN
entry time earlier than normal as ECB decision was programmed for 13:30

hope this helps
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Interessting, did you place any other trades today?

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This thread is about ONE Dax trade per day with the goal to minimize risk
and to take out the maximum points in a predefined time window.
So these ECB days are a special thing which is NOT covered by the
daily system. Instead only the first movement with the most
probable direction is taken here.
Don't forget that the rules are pre-fixed for all trading days of a year.

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Bigger picture II

Looking back at post #372 where a push north was discussed - I am making an update here
some 10 days later:
As we can see the bullish push has now brought the price north of the green spiral. New highs
are within reach now - expecting to see the push going further north before futures expiring
end of next week. At that point some retracement will be normal.

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Where is the turning point?

Seeing that bullish development - the question arises up to where the Dax will
push before finding the next ceiling.
The bet here is around 7366 points...
Lets see how things evolve ;-)

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Seeing that bullish development - the question arises up to where the Dax will
push before finding the next ceiling.
The bet here is around 7366 points...
Lets see how things evolve ;-)

GFIs1

Good morning. At the moment again agree.

I have now 7217 / 7335 / 7400

Thanks for sharing.

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No Friday trade


As yesterday's range exceeded 150 points - a day without a GFIs1 trade is given.
The normal rule would not apply to give a positive result...

But as a rule of thumb - taking a long from 9:30 to 13:30 might be an alternative :-)

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