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Old February 11th, 2013, 04:31 AM   #621 (permalink)
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Monday trade

Dax long 10:30 to 13:00

entry @ 7642

exit @ 7651

result plus 9 points

risk - medium

outlook - a shy long movement expected

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Old February 12th, 2013, 04:34 AM   #622 (permalink)
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Tuesday trade

Dax short 10:00 to 12:30

entry @ 7620

exit @ 7650 (SL)

result minus 30 points - unfortunately erratic at entering daily Kumo

risk - medium

outlook some further down on the downleg expected

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Old February 12th, 2013, 06:11 AM   #623 (permalink)
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Old February 14th, 2013, 03:05 AM   #624 (permalink)
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Yesterday was GFIs1 1st anniversary on futures.io (formerly BMT)... so no trade announced - but a day off ;-)

Today Dax long 10:30 to 13:00

entry @ 7707

exit @ 7677 (SL)

result minus 30 points.

risk - medium

outlook - some down move expected - many company results and some US numbers later in the day
update - expecting tomorrow a significant down move // which might have started today ;-)


anyway - GOOD Trades!

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Update virtual Wednesday trade: After normal rules the trade would have ended with SL...


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Old February 14th, 2013, 03:23 AM   #625 (permalink)
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Yesterday was GFIs1 1st anniversary on futures.io (formerly BMT)... so no trade announced - but a day off ;-)

Today Dax ...

entry @

exit @

result

risk - medium

outlook - some down move expected - many company results and some US numbers later in the day

GFIs1

Yes, I agree. Prices may go up a little on open and then, perhaps by 10 - 10:30 your time, down probably to the 7670 area at least.
Good for you you didn't trade yesterday because you would have probably gone short ... so you skipped a certain loser. Just goes to show you have both good instincts and some luck as well. I've come to realize your system works best in strong trending markets, but so is buy and hold...

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Old February 14th, 2013, 03:31 AM   #626 (permalink)
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Yes, I agree. Prices may go up a little on open and then, perhaps by 10 - 10:30 your time, down probably to the 7670 area at least.
Good for you you didn't trade yesterday because you would have probably gone short ... so you skipped a certain loser. Just goes to show you have both good instincts and some luck as well. I've come to realize your system works best in strong trending markets, but so is buy and hold...

All the best.
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Thanks @Eyal
Luck is an important part in trading ;-)
I have to dig a bit into yesterday's trade which I did not take or announce. Will update it in the Thursday's journal.
Looks good to go down intraday today - in the next two weeks a wandering through the red daily cloud down to
min. 7396 is foreseen.

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Old February 15th, 2013, 04:32 AM   #629 (permalink)
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Friday trade

No trade today:
1) conflicting rules
2) had bad directions with touching SL this week - protecting capital

outlook
– further short on the downmove
– price is IN the daily red Kumo
– a flush today might happen

Be alerted and do not trade without SL

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UPDATE: found the reason for the conflicting rules: MONDAY US President Day...


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Old February 17th, 2013, 06:05 AM   #630 (permalink)
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Week 7 result


Difficult week with only three trades

One positive and two negative trades:

Positive (9 points)
Negative (2 x-30 SL = -60 points)

Total weekly result minus 51 points
Points this year: plus 123 points

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