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13:30??? Isn't the US report at 14:30?

US BIP is 14:30, GFIs1 Friday trade ends 13:30 on a short
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Hello Anas,
Does it mean you entered short at 7000, and your Stop Loss at 7730?

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Hi Eyalor8

Sorry! I saw your question late but the answer is no longer valid.

DAX was at 7700 and I proposed a short at this level with a stop at 7730.

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Week 17 result


This week had 2 trades and quite a high price range thus not all previewed trades

One trade negative -30 points (SL)
one trade positive +3 points

weekly result -27 points
points since first week: 477 points

Have a great weekend
looking for a intersting week next week...
Trades are scheduled for Monday, Tuesday and Friday

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Monday trade

Dax long 10:00 to 12:30

entry @ 7862

exit @ 7832 (SL)

result minus 30 points

risk - medium

outlook - price in daily Kumo - still bullish support til' wednesday/thursday - don't force until the situation is more clear (by the end of the week)
edit: looking to reach for 7912 today before retracement can start ****

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****edit 2: 7912 reached after market... ;-)
really intersting to look at tomorrow's trade


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Dax short 09:30 to 16:30

entry @ 7951

exit @ 7913

result plus 38 points

risk - medium

outlook - last day of month some conso expected

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Friday trade

Dax short 09:30 to 13:30

entry @ 7970

exit @ 7985 (tight SL)

result minus 15 points

risk - medium but tight SL today

outlook - 8K is a heavy barrier - some conso before US numbers this afternoon

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edit: without any direction from the start


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Dax short 09:30 to 13:30

... outlook - 8K is a heavy barrier - some conso before US numbers this afternoon

GFIs1

edit: without any direction from the start

Two interesting things were to see on that particular day:
1) Price was sitting under the 8K psychological barrier. In the morning very little volume was to see.
2) No distinctive direction

After US numbers - boom - Volume came in and price was moving fast to make a new high on this leg.
End of the day the daily volume was back to normal. Price range was 177 points (which leads us to
skip Monday's trade).
Review on this trade:
a) it was good to adjust the stop loss (tighter) under condition of 8K barrier, US numbers and uncertainty
b) trade hit the SL
c) we missed the great upspike after US numbers - which would be the same under normal conditions too..
d) preview of the day (quote above) was on the good side -
So the loss of 15 points here does not change our result heavily. The risk management was good in this case.

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Week 18 result

This week had 3 trades

two negative (-30SL - 15 tight SL)
one positive +38
weekly total - 7 points
points since week 2: +470 points

outlook: skipping Monday trade due to 177 range of Friday

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Monday trade

No trade today - due to the high range of last Friday: 177 points

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