BigKahunaDogs Journal - Trading Journals | futures.io
futures io futures trading


BigKahunaDogs Journal
Started: by KahunaDog Views / Replies:10,042 / 203
Last Reply: Attachments:64

Welcome to futures io.

Welcome, Guest!

This forum was established to help traders (especially futures traders) by openly sharing indicators, strategies, methods, trading journals and discussing the psychology of trading.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading forums:
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive on our forums.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendor advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in openness and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, it is not something tangible you can download.
  • 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, and we will never resell your private information.

-- Big Mike

Reply
 64  
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

BigKahunaDogs Journal

  #151 (permalink)
grappling dummy
Hawaii at the beach
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader, TOS
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: ES, fine alcohol and muscle cars
 
KahunaDog's Avatar
 
Posts: 452 since Apr 2013
Thanks: 928 given, 316 received

weds
6/1/2016
ny am

anticipated the turn at 84.50, did not enter it due to current rules, anticipated retest, didn't take it.

took some hits early, but theory was still in play, a few errors with stops, a few re entries due to size
made an error in having stop in wrong spot, where I wanted it vs where it made sense
scraped out some ticks in the end

they may try drive it higher again here at 89-90.5 to 99...but i'm done for the day

Please register on futures.io to view futures trading content such as post attachment(s), image(s), and screenshot(s).

Reply With Quote
The following 2 users say Thank You to KahunaDog for this post:
 
  #152 (permalink)
grappling dummy
Hawaii at the beach
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader, TOS
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: ES, fine alcohol and muscle cars
 
KahunaDog's Avatar
 
Posts: 452 since Apr 2013
Thanks: 928 given, 316 received

Missed my trade today, was afk, initially waited for the cL inventory then was afk. I'm done on the week.
My plan was to short 96 and long 92.

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to KahunaDog for this post:
 
  #153 (permalink)
grappling dummy
Hawaii at the beach
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader, TOS
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: ES, fine alcohol and muscle cars
 
KahunaDog's Avatar
 
Posts: 452 since Apr 2013
Thanks: 928 given, 316 received


I am running nt8 ver10.
There is a nt ver11 and some updates and newer indicators to what I have.

I have my system down fairly well and am leery to do it as it may create problems and errors aor take a few days.
Going to wait till thursday or friday. I like tues and weds trading, fridays I like the least. This will give me a few days to work with the techs before the weekend.

Can't decide if I want to fully uninstall after I've deleted my custom indicators, files.

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to KahunaDog for this post:
 
  #154 (permalink)
grappling dummy
Hawaii at the beach
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader, TOS
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: ES, fine alcohol and muscle cars
 
KahunaDog's Avatar
 
Posts: 452 since Apr 2013
Thanks: 928 given, 316 received

It's going to be a long sunday for me, I will at max get 75min in ny on mon am.
Tues are my favorite days anyways.

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to KahunaDog for this post:
 
  #155 (permalink)
grappling dummy
Hawaii at the beach
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader, TOS
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: ES, fine alcohol and muscle cars
 
KahunaDog's Avatar
 
Posts: 452 since Apr 2013
Thanks: 928 given, 316 received

Futures Edge on FIO
My sleeping patterns are so off due to my day job and market hours. I may take some melatonin once in awhile to insure I get enough total rest.

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to KahunaDog for this post:
 
  #156 (permalink)
grappling dummy
Hawaii at the beach
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader, TOS
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: ES, fine alcohol and muscle cars
 
KahunaDog's Avatar
 
Posts: 452 since Apr 2013
Thanks: 928 given, 316 received

did alright, first trade went for me right away +2 but ended -2x2. but second trade went against me almost immediately, same level,
after seeing it not work right away I was looking for ways to get out. The final runner was trying to see if it could tag 2017 or so before lunch.
Actually missed the continuation move right before 10am, watched it, but I wasn't warmed up right away mentally as I tried to set up my tracking strategy. It also wasn't a trade in my current parameters.
Please register on futures.io to view futures trading content such as post attachment(s), image(s), and screenshot(s).

Reply With Quote
The following 2 users say Thank You to KahunaDog for this post:
 
  #157 (permalink)
Elite Member
Bend, OR
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Sierra Charts, TOS
Broker/Data: TOS, Global Futures/OEC
Favorite Futures: CL, GC, NG, YM, 6E, ZN
 
Tap In's Avatar
 
Posts: 910 since Feb 2013
Thanks: 2,064 given, 1,850 received


KahunaDog View Post
did alright, first trade went for me right away +2 but ended -2x2. but second trade went against me almost immediately, same level,
after seeing it not work right away I was looking for ways to get out. The final runner was trying to see if it could tag 2017 or so before lunch.
Actually missed the continuation move right before 10am, watched it, but I wasn't warmed up right away mentally as I tried to set up my tracking strategy. It also wasn't a trade in my current parameters.
Please register on futures.io to view futures trading content such as post attachment(s), image(s), and screenshot(s).

Do you place standing limit orders or wait to see how price reacts to your trading levels?

Are you primarily using footprint to identify your trading levels?

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to Tap In for this post:
 
  #158 (permalink)
grappling dummy
Hawaii at the beach
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader, TOS
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: ES, fine alcohol and muscle cars
 
KahunaDog's Avatar
 
Posts: 452 since Apr 2013
Thanks: 928 given, 316 received

I at times use a resting limit, but more often have an order set than drag it in. I use the edge of consolidation aor try for coniutation.

Reply With Quote
The following 2 users say Thank You to KahunaDog for this post:
 
  #159 (permalink)
grappling dummy
Hawaii at the beach
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader, TOS
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: ES, fine alcohol and muscle cars
 
KahunaDog's Avatar
 
Posts: 452 since Apr 2013
Thanks: 928 given, 316 received

oil setting up

Please register on futures.io to view futures trading content such as post attachment(s), image(s), and screenshot(s).

Reply With Quote
 
  #160 (permalink)
grappling dummy
Hawaii at the beach
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader, TOS
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: ES, fine alcohol and muscle cars
 
KahunaDog's Avatar
 
Posts: 452 since Apr 2013
Thanks: 928 given, 316 received


Please register on futures.io to view futures trading content such as post attachment(s), image(s), and screenshot(s).

Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > BigKahunaDogs Journal

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



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

Spring Grains Outlook w/Sean Lusk @ Walsh Trading

Elite only

FIO Video Journal Challenge featuring NinjaTrader ($2,000+ of prizes)

April

Process above all else w/Anthony Crudele @ Futures Radio Show

Elite only

Machine Learning - Quantitative Trading w/Martin Froehler @ Quantiacs

Elite only

Market Dynamics w/Peter Davies @ Jigsaw Trading

Elite only

Ask Me Anything w/Patrick Rooney @ Trading Technologies

Apr 18

Ask Me Anything w/FuturesTrader71

Apr 19

Machine Learning w/Kris Longmore

Elite only

Market Analysis w/Dave Forss

Apr 25

Introducing iSystems with Stage 5 Trading

Apr 27
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Just my journal hadamkov Elite Trading Journals 67 November 14th, 2015 03:49 AM
T's Journal Tmanbone Trading Journals 37 August 9th, 2012 03:52 AM
K.I.S.S. Journal Presto Trading Journals 39 October 7th, 2011 05:54 PM
G's journal gfg1 Elite Trading Journals 58 June 10th, 2010 01:31 PM
AR01 Price Area Journal (Not a trading journal) AR01 Emini Index Futures Trading 69 April 2nd, 2010 08:01 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:30 AM.

no new posts
Page generated 2017-03-29 in 0.13 seconds with 20 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.157.52.205