the easy edge for beginner traders - Trading Journals | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


the easy edge for beginner traders
Updated: Views / Replies:79,027 / 1,240
Created: by creekboy Attachments:934

Welcome to futures io.

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

futures io is the largest futures trading community on the planet, with over 90,000 members. At futures io, our goal has always been and always will be to create a friendly, positive, forward-thinking community where members can openly share and discuss everything the world of trading has to offer. The community is one of the friendliest you will find on any subject, with members going out of their way to help others. Some of the primary differences between futures io and other trading sites revolve around the standards of our community. Those standards include a code of conduct for our members, as well as extremely high standards that govern which partners we do business with, and which products or services we recommend to our members.

At futures io, our focus is on quality education. No hype, gimmicks, or secret sauce. The truth is: trading is hard. To succeed, you need to surround yourself with the right support system, educational content, and trading mentors – all of which you can find on futures io, utilizing our social trading environment.

With futures io, you can find honest trading reviews on brokers, trading rooms, indicator packages, trading strategies, and much more. Our trading review process is highly moderated to ensure that only genuine users are allowed, so you don’t need to worry about fake reviews.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading sites:
  • We are here to help. Just let us know what you need.
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive in our community.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, we can help you find it.
  • We expect our members to participate and become a part of the community. Help yourself by helping others.

You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

Reply
 934  
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

the easy edge for beginner traders

  #781 (permalink)
Elite Member
phl pa. usa
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: tos
Favorite Futures: es
 
Posts: 1,126 since Mar 2012
Thanks: 106 given, 347 received

still waiting for a system exit even tho we exited trade at 43
this is why its best to hold on loosely but not let go

:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
refer to post # 470 & 527 & 930
option traders refer to post 996 thru 1005
Attached Thumbnails
the easy edge for beginner traders-2012-07-23-tos_charts.png-4.png  
Reply With Quote
 
  #782 (permalink)
Elite Member
phl pa. usa
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: tos
Favorite Futures: es
 
Posts: 1,126 since Mar 2012
Thanks: 106 given, 347 received

very difficult trading zone in that 2 point
held short at 43.25 and then went long at 42- took 3 tix on a trade that lasted almost an hour

:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
refer to post # 470 & 527 & 930
option traders refer to post 996 thru 1005
Attached Thumbnails
the easy edge for beginner traders-2012-07-23-tos_charts.png-5.png  
Reply With Quote
 
  #783 (permalink)
Elite Member
phl pa. usa
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: tos
Favorite Futures: es
 
Posts: 1,126 since Mar 2012
Thanks: 106 given, 347 received


caught up with an old friend

:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
refer to post # 470 & 527 & 930
option traders refer to post 996 thru 1005
Attached Thumbnails
the easy edge for beginner traders-2012-07-23-tos_charts.png-6.png  
Reply With Quote
 
  #784 (permalink)
Elite Member
phl pa. usa
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: tos
Favorite Futures: es
 
Posts: 1,126 since Mar 2012
Thanks: 106 given, 347 received

5 points = 24 for the day plus overnight of 14 = 38 a great day by anyones rules

:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
refer to post # 470 & 527 & 930
option traders refer to post 996 thru 1005
Attached Thumbnails
the easy edge for beginner traders-2012-07-23-tos_charts.png-7.png  
Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to creekboy for this post:
 
  #785 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Kansas City, KS/USA
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Sierra Charts
Favorite Futures: ES, EURUSD
 
Posts: 14 since Jul 2012
Thanks: 23 given, 15 received


creekboy View Post
5 points = 24 for the day plus overnight of 14 = 38 a great day by anyones rules


This is my first post since joining so I am not real sure if I am doing this right, but just wanted to say...nice trading creekboy! Keep it up.

Thanks for your work on this thread.

Bowie

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to Bowie for this post:
 
  #786 (permalink)
Scarecrow
CA USA
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: MultiCharts
Broker/Data: DDT+land/Rithmic/IQ
Favorite Futures: S&P500,6E,YM
 
program's Avatar
 
Posts: 100 since Nov 2010
Thanks: 127 given, 63 received

Grrrrr.... Still can't code that MA trendLine in Multicharts... And here i thought this would be fun practice

I have approximate answers, possible beliefs and different degrees of certainty of different things. But I'm not absolutely sure of anything and there are many things i don't know anything about.
Reply With Quote
 
  #787 (permalink)
Elite Member
phl pa. usa
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: tos
Favorite Futures: es
 
Posts: 1,126 since Mar 2012
Thanks: 106 given, 347 received

you may want to check with cory -he jumped on it as soon as we started posting the system -but has failed to respond to my pm's since -i hope he is still working on it






program View Post
Grrrrr.... Still can't code that MA trendLine in Multicharts... And here i thought this would be fun practice


:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
refer to post # 470 & 527 & 930
option traders refer to post 996 thru 1005
Reply With Quote
 
  #788 (permalink)
Elite Member
phl pa. usa
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: tos
Favorite Futures: es
 
Posts: 1,126 since Mar 2012
Thanks: 106 given, 347 received

i like that lower triple -have yet to see a 4 or 5 point hit though (range day?)

:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
refer to post # 470 & 527 & 930
option traders refer to post 996 thru 1005
Attached Thumbnails
the easy edge for beginner traders-2012-07-24-tos_charts.png-9.png  
Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to creekboy for this post:
 
  #789 (permalink)
Elite Member
phl pa. usa
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: tos
Favorite Futures: es
 
Posts: 1,126 since Mar 2012
Thanks: 106 given, 347 received

thanks


Bowie View Post
This is my first post since joining so I am not real sure if I am doing this right, but just wanted to say...nice trading creekboy! Keep it up.

Thanks for your work on this thread.

Bowie


:when you cheat -you only cheat yourself
refer to post # 470 & 527 & 930
option traders refer to post 996 thru 1005
Reply With Quote
 
  #790 (permalink)
Scarecrow
CA USA
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: MultiCharts
Broker/Data: DDT+land/Rithmic/IQ
Favorite Futures: S&P500,6E,YM
 
program's Avatar
 
Posts: 100 since Nov 2010
Thanks: 127 given, 63 received



creekboy View Post
you may want to check with cory -he jumped on it as soon as we started posting the system -but has failed to respond to my pm's since -i hope he is still working on it

In my efforts to become more proficient with multicharts/powerlanguage I guess I've really neglected asking for help. I'm pretty sure Cory only codes Ninja, but i think i know of a few members that can do it in multicharts.
-thanks

I have approximate answers, possible beliefs and different degrees of certainty of different things. But I'm not absolutely sure of anything and there are many things i don't know anything about.
Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > the easy edge for beginner traders

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Upcoming Webinars and Events (4:30PM ET unless noted)

Jigsaw Trading: TBA

Elite only

FuturesTrader71: TBA

Elite only

NinjaTrader: TBA

Jan 18

RandBots: TBA

Jan 23

GFF Brokers & CME Group: Futures & Bitcoin

Elite only

Adam Grimes: TBA

Elite only

Ran Aroussi: TBA

Elite only
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Traders Dynamic Index Indicator (Dean Malone's EASY) for NT 7 Bengaltiger NinjaTrader 47 July 4th, 2017 06:40 AM
easy language ..not easy... Serger EasyLanguage Programming 4 April 26th, 2011 04:42 PM
LA Times: "Foreign currency trading is easy — an easy way to lose money" shodson News and Current Events 7 April 4th, 2011 10:20 AM
Coding for beginner max-td NinjaTrader Programming 8 July 21st, 2009 07:42 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:59 PM.

Copyright © 2017 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts
Page generated 2017-12-15 in 0.12 seconds with 20 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.163.61.66