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Elite Member
Auckland
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Ninja Trader
Broker/Data: Zen-Fire
Favorite Futures: CL and ES
 
Posts: 710 since Apr 2010
Thanks: 3,717 given, 661 received

New levels for CL

Was busy with tomorrow's event and saw the beautiful LONG but was few ticks late.

Secret Sauce confirmed it and took the long ...Got paid.

Haven't had a chance to do the levels for ES



Sharmas

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Second CL Trade for tonight

Beautiful set up and one needs to have confidence to pull the trigger when their system calls for action

Sharmas

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A beautiful way to end the week


One trade tonight

Was a family night...came back from movies and thought will hang out with the charts a bit....lol

And took the entry off the retest on the level.


Sharmas

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Platform: NT, TOS, MT4
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One trade tonight

Was a family night...came back from movies and thought will hang out with the charts a bit....lol

And took the entry off the retest on the level.


Sharmas

Hi Sharmas,
I'm assuming it's real account congratulations on your results (no offence intended). May I ask why 3mins charts? It seems to me like a lot of people use non time based charts for very volatile products like CL.

Again, great work/trades
Chris

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Consistency over time
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Posts: 710 since Apr 2010
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Thank you

Yes this is my Live account trades
For last many years have done paper trading and blew few accounts may be more

Finally learnt the trick of the trade and now using 3 minute time based chart as have found better success

My problem has been that I went to Bar charts and then to unirenko and with unirenko I had 4 different set ups

What I found that the unirenko did not give me the correct price levels and hence why minute chart

I do use my 30 minutes as my guide but 3 minutes has given me much better result

As for CL I have found based on my levels it behaves very well around it and it has enabled me to get into trades with confidence and hits my daily goal with either 1 or 2 trades per day

Thanking you for reading and writing on my journal

Sharmas

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Hi Sharmas,
I'm assuming it's real account congratulations on your results (no offence intended). May I ask why 3mins charts? It seems to me like a lot of people use non time based charts for very volatile products like CL.

Again, great work/trades
Chris

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Futures Experience: Beginner
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Yes this is my Live account trades
For last many years have done paper trading and blew few accounts may be more

Finally learnt the trick of the trade and now using 3 minute time based chart as have found better success

My problem has been that I went to Bar charts and then to unirenko and with unirenko I had 4 different set ups

What I found that the unirenko did not give me the correct price levels and hence why minute chart

I do use my 30 minutes as my guide but 3 minutes has given me much better result

As for CL I have found based on my levels it behaves very well around it and it has enabled me to get into trades with confidence and hits my daily goal with either 1 or 2 trades per day

Thanking you for reading and writing on my journal

Sharmas

Thanks for the answer and keep on posting please, your trading and results are quite motivating

cheers
Chris

Consistency over time
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Favorite Futures: CL and ES
 
Posts: 710 since Apr 2010
Thanks: 3,717 given, 661 received

ES-How did it workout

Here is the view of ES levels that was worked out last week on Sunday after the market closed on Friday or my Saturday

Why did the market trade around these levels and why did the market know where to trade to and trade off.

Is this magic or known levels that institutional traders trade.


Sharmas

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Favorite Futures: CL and ES
 
Posts: 710 since Apr 2010
Thanks: 3,717 given, 661 received

A long weekend

Had a great long weekend to get some much needed R&R
but seems like i needed to come back to get R&R here....

Lets see what the market delivers tonight and this week.

Levels marked and secret sauce is working its magic.


Sharmas


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Posts: 710 since Apr 2010
Thanks: 3,717 given, 661 received

One trade for the night

I am super tired and have been up most of the night as wanted to see if my strategy that i created over the weekend is going to bring home the goods

I entered 12 contracts at 39.97 and got my target hit at 40.85 and making this the BEST EVER trade for me


The levels worked like MAGIC ...


Sharmas

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Thanks: 3,717 given, 661 received

Last night's Chart and Levels


Here are the levels and the chart.

I took 88 ticks with 12 contracts yesterday and my best night ever.

88 x 12 = 1056 ticks and this equals $10,560.00 before commissions.

After this trade it feels like i dont want to take another trade.

But this is business and the door must be reopened and a new day starts today.


Sharmas

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