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Cash trades x3: down about $50 on day

Hi all just realized I forgot to put my summary of my trades in my journal today. OOPS... Well maybe the entries on chart will make up for it. Okay a bit tough to see. All trades were long. Hmmm fighting the market overall trend today are we? Two three tick gainers and one two point loser.

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1 Cash Trade for the day Wednesday 3/4/2015

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Joys of the Internet


Joined @BoltTrader having internet troubles this morning. One minute I had it the next I did not. Talking with the COX computer was a pain in the tail end. While I was waiting for the switch to a real person after not having connectivity fixed my problem magically went away. I think it was on COX side not mine. Oh well.

The thing that I did that I was happy about:
1. Did not rush into trading after handling all this garbage.
2. Made sure to finish my entire pretrade check sheet for the day prior to trading even though I was seeing trades immediately after getting connectivity.
3. I took my time with the troubleshooting and did not rush into disconnecting wires as COX suggested. (One thing about trading you learn to suspect everything.)

Well that is how I started my day. I have the itch to get out of here as could have done so much better if my head was screwed on tight today. I realized as I went through the day that the COX issue had taken me off my game.

NOPE I TOOK ME OFF MY GAME, as I am responsible for trading not COX.

Will have my end of day post in a bit ....

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2 Small Cash Trades: Video a bit of a rant

Hi All... Today's trading was a bit off due to the start of the rails... My INTERNET shut down...
Fixed it obviously...
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5 Cash Loses: Perfect Example of Brains leaking out today

Yep... Just did not have my head in the game and it showed everywhere. Guess I need to have my head low before and after birthday. Have the after birthday covered, but not before. Taking the day off today would have been a good thing to do.

Not even going to go in the SHOULDDA Camp.
Key rule violations: Added to loser/ traded more than one contract/ moved stop away from price after initially setting stop. There were others too, but those were the biggies.

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Happy Birthday a little bit early! Enjoy your time off

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SIM: Back from vacation/ Day One/ Back from big losing day too

Learning one step, one day at a time.
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NTD: No Trades Today

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6Tick CASH one trade// Mistake saving chart reason deletion// Video long boring

Long tiring day here. Not that I got much done, just that when it is hot it is hard to think strait.
Turning off chat rooms actually helped.

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NTD: Non Trading Day


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