My journal with BTTFT - Trading Journals | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


My journal with BTTFT
Updated: Views / Replies:813 / 8
Created: by golftrader Attachments:2

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 Ė 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 donít 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
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

My journal with BTTFT

  #1 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Mechanicsburg+PA/United States
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NT, IRT
Favorite Futures: TF
 
Posts: 4 since Jul 2013
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

My journal with BTTFT

After 14 webinars by Michael from Back To The Future Trading, a week in the trading room with Ron and 1 successful TF trade for 14 ticks I sent my payment today to sign up with BTTFT.

Within the hour I received a welcome email, a download email, an email from customer support and email containing a link for 7 getting acquainted emails. Then I received a voice mail from Customer Support asking if I needed any help.
So far so good. Loading the indicators went smoothly. The only conflict was with GOTOMeeting. When we ditched that and spoke on phone things went smoothly. After about an hour Ninja was all set up ready to go.

It is my intent to document my trades and experience with this software package. I was amazed (therefore I bought) its seemingly predictive indicators. Missed a 5.5 point TF trade setup today. Enter at 1044.0 with limit order at 8:59. Exit at 1049.5 with trail stop limit order at 9:53.

Looking forward to my new tool

Reply With Quote
 
  #2 (permalink)
Quick Summary
Quick Summary Post

Quick Summary is created and edited by users like you... Add FAQ's, Links and other Relevant Information by clicking the edit button in the lower right hand corner of this message.

 
  #3 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Mechanicsburg+PA/United States
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NT, IRT
Favorite Futures: TF
 
Posts: 4 since Jul 2013
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

8/14/13 Forecast TF


Here is what (I think) BTTFT is indicating for 8/14/13 for the Russell
All times EST.

HPE's (High Probability Entries)
s 8.31
s 8.52
​l 9.39
s 9.49
l 10.13
​s 13.30
l 16.00

PowerZone (Price flow)
s 8.52 til 10.13 then
l choppy til 14.56 then
s til 16.00

DD's (reversals)
s 8.31
s 8.52
s 14.03
l 15.56

Reply With Quote
 
  #4 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Mechanicsburg+PA/United States
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NT, IRT
Favorite Futures: TF
 
Posts: 4 since Jul 2013
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

Getting Started with BTFFT

Missed the weekend for the grand kids. Did a lot of catching up and learning yesterday and today.

Like any new system, indicator or trading technique "Back To The Future Trading" system with their FLUX tools has been a ton of work. New terminology, new indicators, new pattern reading. The worse part is it takes so much concentration to "play along" I forget about the good ole stuff I have learned over the years. I know it is only time until this becomes intuitive because there is not much to it. But most importantly I am finally trading times and places not each and every bar.

Ron's morning run through is extremely thorough. It is a class and a forecast. It is great that he answers questions all morning while trading. He has stated that he used to be a contractor. In my mind he was a one armed paper hanger!

The most encouraging item today was the back testing from this morning and saying "Even a caveman could have traded that." Of course I am talking about the morning short. The FLUX tools easily showed a squeeze then a rush downward. I was fooling with what time frame looked good, Renko, tick or time and missed it.. Once chosen you must "reconcile" your choice with a "standard" for best results. I am going to pick a tick chart.

No trades today SIM or cash. Didn't feel comfortable or ready. Slowly the fog is lifting.

Did my homework this afternoon. The greatest part of this system. I can also do the rest of the week. It is incredible!!

Tomorrow I will be looking at shorting the TF at 8:31 and 8:52 (EST.)

Reply With Quote
 
  #5 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Mechanicsburg+PA/United States
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NT, IRT
Favorite Futures: TF
 
Posts: 4 since Jul 2013
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

Week 1 The language of KA Ching

I wish there was a Rosetta Stone for the BTTFT FLUX indicator system. It has been speaking to me all week but I didn't understand its strange tongue. It spoke to me today again. Still testing SIM I made 5 trades, 4 winners, 1 loser. Net TF 42.5 ticks.

But, you can screw that money thing, the FLUX Histograms started talking to me, or more appropriately I started HEARING them. Can you hear me now? They have a beautiful language. The language of "KA Ching." Look at the TF at 10.02 today 8/16/13. You will see it started downwards, then sideways then fell, then backed up a bit, then fell! The Histogram told me exactly that it was going to that. I never felt so good about having a trade turn against me. Because I know to expect it. I do not have to panic. I trust my new friend "Ole Histy" to guide me though the trade. The excitement is building.

I hear in Michael's Back To The Future Trading webinars many people doubting FLUX's ability to take weeks old data and then prepare a picture that will point the way to the future.

But hey, does your mail carrier come every day? About the same time? Why? (S)He is required! The unions, the postmaster they all have their rules , guidelines and methods. Is Wall Street any different? Don't they have rules (often broken) guidelines (need $500 million trading profit this year, (methods) "I don't care when you trade as long as you trade when the bots trade. Look they are trading at 10:00 today." Do you remember "A Few Good Men"? No one told Lance Corporal Dawson and Private Downey how to get to the mess hall. No one told them the guidelines about when to eat. But they didn't starve. They learned the rules and the guidelines, then they executed. But "You can't handle the truth" can you?

Michael had a great webinar today. Nothing but trading setups. They have a great CL trend entry trade, picked up 90 ticks. HMMM.

Looking forward to Monday. Just finished my preliminary view on the TF. How can he do that? How can he look at what the market is going to do on a Monday the 19th, 3 days before?. It is the FLUX and I can hear it now!" Looks like a great long setup taking place at 9.30 on the TF. Lets watch and see, "Because you cant handle the truth!"


Last edited by golftrader; August 16th, 2013 at 05:33 PM.
Reply With Quote
 
  #6 (permalink)
Site Administrator
Manta, Ecuador
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: My own custom solution
Favorite Futures: E-mini ES S&P 500
 
Big Mike's Avatar
 
Posts: 46,238 since Jun 2009
Thanks: 29,350 given, 83,220 received

I encourage you to read the thread Random Line Theory. It should be beneficiary.

Sent from my LG Optimus G Pro

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

If you want
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

Reply With Quote
 
  #7 (permalink)
Elite Member
Cape Town, South Africa
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: ES
 
Posts: 4 since Apr 2014
Thanks: 4 given, 0 received

What ever happened to this journal? Either you hit the jackpot or lost the lot

I'd love to know why you stopped.


Reply With Quote
 
  #8 (permalink)
Elite Member
Austin/TX
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: NT
Favorite Futures: ES, TF
 
Posts: 25 since Jun 2010
Thanks: 0 given, 8 received

AND SOMEDAYS LOOK LIKE THIS,, SO IT'S HARD TO SAY ABOUT THE SOFTWARE (OWNER)

Attached Thumbnails
My journal with BTTFT-10-15-2014-10-52-18-am.png-bttf.jpg  
Reply With Quote
 
  #9 (permalink)
 Vendor: backtothefuturetrading.com 
East Bend
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: NinjaTrader, Tradestation, MetaTrader
Broker/Data: Mirus/Kinetick
Favorite Futures: Futures, Oil, Gold, NQ
 
Posts: 47 since Mar 2010
Thanks: 2 given, 62 received

ESTrade_Chart with Setups

Hello Sir,

There are a few settings on your chart that need to be turned on. First is your MATRIX EXHAUSTION indicator. This indicator is plotting the white arrows on the screen on close that show the pattern 4 and pattern 5 inversion signals on bar close.

Second, observe a trend entry strategy whenever possible utilizing signals with trend, or a puncture strategy (puncture of red dot levels in up trends, puncture of green dot levels in down trends. The accompanying chart reflects that strategy with stops and entries noted.

Patterns 4 and 5 may be used in a counter trend strategy, but these are usually more difficult entries for newer traders. Contact me if you'd like me to logon to your PC and setup your chart settings with these settings and the latest software update. You're running a much older version.

Please send me a Private Message if you have any questions about BTTFT services
Attached Thumbnails
My journal with BTTFT-trend_entry_methodology.png  
Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > My journal with BTTFT

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



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

Linda Bradford Raschke: Reading The Tape

Elite only

Adam Grimes: TBA

Elite only

NinjaTrader: TBA

January

Ran Aroussi: TBA

Elite only
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
T's Journal Tmanbone Trading Journals 37 August 9th, 2012 04:52 AM
Will's Journal wcalem Elite Trading Journals 13 March 17th, 2012 11:17 AM
K.I.S.S. Journal Presto Trading Journals 39 October 7th, 2011 06:54 PM
G's journal gfg1 Elite Trading Journals 58 June 10th, 2010 02:31 PM
AR01 Price Area Journal (Not a trading journal) AR01 Emini Index Futures Trading 69 April 2nd, 2010 09:01 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:25 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 2017-12-12 in 0.11 seconds with 20 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.163.209.109