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Target

1 @ 70...but I'm inclined to get to even and walk away....could I get that lucky. Tending to get out alive...weak

okay 1 @60 as well


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sold 60...

net -9 for day leaves two

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hit 60 bid...


leaves 1....so much for the great avenger. minus 2 ticks net on the day.

hit 58.5 cause I'm sick of being wrong

+3.5 ticks net on the day.

The bias killed me today. If i trade what I see and not what I think I am way way better off....no more thinking, that is for fools...lol

I remember a jujitsu seminar with Rickson Grace. He demonstrated an inch is a cinch, a yard is to hard....a reverence to gaining or defending position.
So here I find the same, bias is wrong, day is long....I tempted fate every step of the way today by holding a view. That is not what I do. I'll be better tomorrow.


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Fundamental on the way...

but that will augment what I see not direct what I see. Yesterday I let a bias rule. I have never been a forecast guy and I let that background fundamental take over. I'll go back and review again this morning.

The easy way is much better.

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bot 3 @01, first target of 15 was achieved. leaves two

as I type things come a little undone...aint having that...profit lock stop is 05 for two , rests


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Dang it!

out, nothing working, sell developing?

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+14,+4,+4

better start than yesterday

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a bit early...

and neglecting the "figure" but short 3 @ 1.2500

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right into ecb rates...could be fun.

mental stop at 10...targets well out and greedy

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ecb rates as expected...

slight offer into decision...
presser in 30 min or so...
comment day might be nice...

stop in to 1.2507 rests...

greed is good targets...

aware that at least in my mind the 200 period looms here...

still no fundamental analysis for today.

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profit lock...

98 bid

yeah wldman.

new profit lock 90 bid


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bot 1...

85.

comments coming

leaves 2 w/profit lock stop @ 90

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support?


This 85 area did see exhaustion of earlier sellers this session before catching a little bit of a bid on the european open. This confluence of price here in this area again as we head into the EU presser in my mind says 1.2485 is some type of equilibrium price...."pressure" off until mouths open.

Ill maintain the PLS @ 90 and if an offer comes in I will let greed rule the day.

Still short 2 from the figure.

without greed Id cover here before numba and comments


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