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GFIs1 1 DAX trade per day journal

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By the way

Why do you long days ahead and not further retracement to 7130 level. A very impulsive down bar is developing....

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Hi @Eyalor8

Thanks for input - I am trading the Dax more than 3 years - this makes it easier to follow the sometimes
"weird" movements...

In answering your question: I have some trading rules connected with every weekday - it does not matter
where the levels are - as I am only trading with these rules. The result shows at least some consistency ;-)
Good trades!

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Thanks GFI. I'm very lonely with the Dax here in Israel. So I guess I'll continue to follow your posts. Very interesting...

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Thursday trade

No GFIs1 trade for Thursday
as Wednesday trade was exceeding 150 points...
Looking forward to Friday's trade.

GFIs1

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Which products do you trade?

 
Concerning the Friday trade - am I right to assume your weekday rule is to go short? Just checking.

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Trading rules


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Concerning the Friday trade - am I right to assume your weekday rule is to go short? Just checking.

For the coming friday - I have no idea to where the journey goes...
The rule set looks for the first 30 minutes after the opening - so the entry time, exit time and SL
are fixed at 9:30 of any trading day.
Rules depend on the day itself (weekday), on the previous day - on eventual gaps, and on parts
of the Ichimoku chart plus on important upcoming announcements like ECB, FED etc.
Therefore I don't have one rule for every day but a set of rules depending on chart and events
as you can easily see when you look at past entry/exit times in this thread.

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Friday trade

Dax long 09:30 to 13:30

entry @ 7193

exit @ 7160 (SL)

result minus 33 points

risk - medium

outlook - some back above 7200 highly possible

GFIs1


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Thanks. I agree, but this is aiming for small profit and rather risky since this first wave is rather impulsive. The first wave is about to end soon I hope, and the peak of the 2nd wave could offer a less risky short. I believe the peak would come around 13:00 your time.

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Looks like a washout day... no more buyers here
Done for the week!


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GFI, I honestly deeply appreciate your work. You need a lot of courage and discipline to put yourself on the line like that for all the world to see, almost each and every trading day for so long. I read almost every post in this thread and I can only say one thing: "chapeau". What I really like in this thread is your professional and positive attitude at all times. Keep the heads on approach. If you still need my vote - you have it.

Eyal

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