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3:50 flat done for today

:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
refer to post # 470 & 527 & 930
option traders refer to post 996 thru 1005
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13 trades today - 12 system and 1 outsider
of sysstem trades 11 winners 1 loser (4ticks)
of winners 22points -a very systematic day
not all days are this easy

:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
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13 trades today - 12 system and 1 outsider
of sysstem trades 11 winners 1 loser (4ticks)
of winners 22points -a very systematic day
not all days are this easy

You go Creekboy, well done

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Thanks Rad4633-i may use a combo of your numbers to see how we do

:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
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Thanks Rad4633-i may use a combo of your numbers to see how we do

I ll b watching

I havent really got ur method down, im goin to review it more tonight, you definitely did it today

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3:50 flat done for today

Okkie Dokkie, Im ready to learn this tommorow, looked at all 66 pages of your post, thanks for sharing, not much of a reader, but I can build anything by a picture I have a few questions but I think you'll answer them for me tomorrow as I see you trade... Many thx in Advance

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Creekboy, it looks like you use Heiken Ashi candlesticks, do you?

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yes -on both a&d and es charts





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Creekboy, it looks like you use Heiken Ashi candlesticks, do you?


:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
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F16-sent me this youtube video for understanding the stock market and getting the proper winning attitude-strong language so may not be for everyone-

? WTF Is... - I Wanna be the Guy Gaiden (WTFree edition) - STRONG LANGUAGE - YouTube

:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
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GM Creekboy

A few questions, thinkorswim wont allow a trader to draw trend lines past price action using a tick chart, so you extend lines as needed, correct?

Also do you use a preset profit target when you scalping or do you trade to lines for you support resistance?

CreekBoy are you in a live account or Sim(demo)


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