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Finally a nice winner. A gift of a trade.

I was long 4 contracts when I started the video (from the most recent blue dot).

Tightened stop, then took 1/2 off at previous resistance, then it just kept running and running and I manually moved my stop up with price action until stopped.

1st half off at +17 ticks
2nd half off at +39 ticks

Screenr - indextrader7: finally a nice win

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What time zone are you in?

CST

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CST



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Were you trading through the News Announcements ?

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Were you trading through the News Announcements ?

Yes, I was. I honestly didn't even check the calendar today... and that's not something I want to get into the habit of.https://futures.io/images/smilies/animated/faint.gif

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Yes, I was. I honestly didn't even check the calendar today... and that's not something I want to get into the habit of.https://futures.io/images/smilies/animated/faint.gif

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Don't feel bad ... I once shorted Walmart on the day Kmart filed bankruptcy... that was painful...

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+26 ticks today.

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Yes, I was. I honestly didn't even check the calendar today... and that's not something I want to get into the habit of.https://futures.io/images/smilies/animated/faint.gif

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Don't forget to check the news today .....

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