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Trading Journal - Reversal Bars

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140911 Trade


Contract: Crude Oil
Entry signal: Inside Bar Long
Entry price: 91.75 (green)
Exit price: 91.87 (red)
Entry time: 7:50 A.M. (Pacific Time)
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140912 Trade

Contract: Crude Oil
Entry signal: Inside Bar Short
Entry price: 92.68 (red)
Exit price: 92.50 (green)
Entry time: 7:30 A.M. (Pacific Time)
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Regarding the most recent inside bar signal, can you please elaborate on why you selected that inside bar versus other inside bars that occurred the same day. For example, the inside bars at:

6:10
6:35
6:50
7:45

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Regarding the most recent inside bar signal, can you please elaborate on why you selected that inside bar versus other inside bars that occurred the same day. For example, the inside bars at:

6:10
6:35
6:50
7:45

6:10 bar was valid but I don't trade oil until 6:30.
6:35 was not a reversal. Bar closed in the same direction of the move.
6:50 was not a reversal. Price in consolidation.
7:45 is not visible so I can't see what it is. Plus I only take one trade per market per day and I took the 7:30 entry.

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140915 No Trades

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6:10 bar was valid but I don't trade oil until 6:30.
6:35 was not a reversal. Bar closed in the same direction of the move.
6:50 was not a reversal. Price in consolidation.
7:45 is not visible so I can't see what it is. Plus I only take one trade per market per day and I took the 7:30 entry.

My apologies. I thought you were simply trading breakouts of inside bars. I didn't realize that the rules were similar to the reversal bars.

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My apologies. I thought you were simply trading breakouts of inside bars. I didn't realize that the rules were similar to the reversal bars.

I trade both Inside Bars and Reversal Bars but the rules are the same for both of them. It's just their structure that is different.

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140916 No Trades


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