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@rocksolid68

Thank you so much and yes this is work in progress and each week i am working on what worked and what did not work.

I am looking at 70.00 to 80.00% winners off the line but i am not even close to getting it where i want the levels to be or how it should or could work

Once i get the details and projections closer to accuracy, i will share it.

But i dont want to share something to this forum when i am not there yet

Thank you for taking your time and writing on my journal and your feedback and suggestions are always valued and together we can make this forum that much better

Thanking you

Sharmas

Awesome!

If there is any way we at the forum can help you, just say the word!

Good luck and good trading!

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Tonight's Trade

Used 3 contracts and managed to get the most of the profit...

Its in the bank and i am happy...

Took the short at my level and took a small heat ans then it went in my favour

Sharmas

And this is how it played out at the level

Sharmas

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Last 3 days Chart


Sharing my last 3 days chart with the levels

Team
Still working on the levels and once its much closer to being 80% then i will share it


Sharmas

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Levels in Action

The levels got respected and there was potential 2 long trades for over 25 points for each trade...

Not a bad night and CL worked well from level to level.


Sharmas

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The levels got respected and there was potential 2 long trades for over 25 points for each trade...

Not a bad night and CL worked well from level to level.


Sharmas

Nice job in calculating the levels. They seem to working out great for you!

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And this is how it played out for the rest of the day

Not bad day with the levels..

Lets see how it plays out today and tomorrow

Will be very careful with the voting taking place.


Sharmas

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Levels in Action

This is how the levels that was worked out on Saturday played out for Thursday and so far today being Friday here.

Sharmas

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What a week

What an absolute traders day it was yesterday and looks like next week will be as crazy as Friday

Learnings.
Need to focus on the levels
Let the price come to me rather than chase the price.

Focus on High probability trades

I let myself cut some good trades short even though i had marked the chart of potential profit.

Have more faith in my levels

Will be working on the levels for next week and planning to mark it as the buy and sell line.

Sharmas

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wowza, strong P&L. that's waht I call trading!

Came to the same conclusion today (from very different results), about using levels. Really hope next week is like this too!

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Rock on!


Sharmas, thank you for this journal!
I barely have posted but still check f.io and you are an inspiration for me.
I like your persistence and your enthusiasm!
Keep rocking' man!

I'm starting trading again... And I'll follow your progress.

Bbsky

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