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Trading Journal - Reversal Bars

  #71 (permalink)
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Trade Results: 25 Trades. 17 Wins / 8 Losses. Ratio: 68%. MTD: +72 ticks (per 1 lot) YTD: +198 ticks (per 1 lot)

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  #72 (permalink)
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Trade:
Contract: Russell
Entry signal: Reversal Bar Short
Entry price: 1113.0 (red)
Exit price: 1111.1 (green) Target
Entry time: 7:06 A.M. (Pacific Time)
Ticks: +19 (per 1 lot)



Trade Results: 26 Trades. 18 Wins / 8 Losses. Ratio: 69.23%. MTD: +91 ticks (per 1 lot) YTD: +217 ticks (per 1 lot)

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  #73 (permalink)
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Trade:
Contract: Russell
Entry signal: Reversal Bar Short
Entry price: 1083.1 (red)
Exit price: 1082.1 (green) Target
Entry time: 7:27 A.M. (Pacific Time)
Ticks: +10 (per 1 lot)



Trade Results: 27 Trades. 19 Wins / 8 Losses. Ratio: 70.37 MTD: +101 ticks (per 1 lot) YTD: +227 ticks (per 1 lot)

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  #74 (permalink)
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Posts: 416 since Oct 2011
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Trade:
Contract: Gold
Entry signal: Reversal Bar Short
Entry price: 1290.4 (red)
Exit price: 1291.6 (green) Stop
Entry time: 6:06 A.M. (Pacific Time)
Ticks: -12 (per 1 lot)



Trade Results: 28 Trades. 19 Wins / 9 Losses. Ratio: 67.86%. MTD: +89 ticks (per 1 lot) YTD: +215 ticks (per 1 lot)

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  #75 (permalink)
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No trades today.

Trade Results: 28 Trades. 19 Wins / 9 Losses. Ratio: 67.86%. MTD: +89 ticks (per 1 lot) YTD: +215 ticks (per 1 lot)

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  #76 (permalink)
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Experience: Intermediate
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Posts: 416 since Oct 2011
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Trade:
Contract: Russell
Entry signal: Reversal Bar Short
Entry price: 1098.7 (red)
Exit price: 1097.2 (green) Target
Entry time: 7:20 A.M. (Pacific Time)
Ticks: +15 (per 1 lot)



Trade Results: 29 Trades. 20 Wins / 9 Losses. Ratio: 68.97%. MTD: +104 ticks (per 1 lot) YTD: +230 ticks (per 1 lot)

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  #77 (permalink)
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No trades today.

Trade Results: 29 Trades. 20 Wins / 9 Losses. Ratio: 68.97%. MTD: +104 ticks (per 1 lot) YTD: +230 ticks (per 1 lot)

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  #78 (permalink)
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I added a filter for my reversal bar setups and now there are less of them to show.

As long as it remains a profitable strategy, then less trades is fine.

It's about making more money, not trading more.

Hi @tradethetick, may I enquire what kind of filter do you use? Can you elaborate on it as well?

Thanks in advance!

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  #79 (permalink)
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Hi @tradethetick, may I enquire what kind of filter do you use? Can you elaborate on it as well?

Thanks in advance!

Hi,

The only filter I added was to no longer take reversal bars against a steep trend. Now I look to only take them with the trend if the trend is steep. The trend I look at is in the time frame I am trading.

Hope that answers your question.

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No trades today.

Trade Results: 29 Trades. 20 Wins / 9 Losses. Ratio: 68.97%. MTD: +104 ticks (per 1 lot) YTD: +230 ticks (per 1 lot)

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