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Trading Apprentice
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Hi,

any reason why didn't you take the Walzer today?

thanks,
alex

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HI @alexk1968

Thanks for pointing it out:
Here air temp 28 degrees, water 24 degrees -
time for a dive at the reef.
Tuesday after a bad Monday
Had not been at the screen.

Looking the chart now: IB made 96 points down - which is a lot
with less than 10k volume...
So the down move had an earlier than previewed Walzer pattern.

Good to know that we have some directional days again - this
boosts the chance to see some working patterns.

Good trades
GFIs1

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Enjoy your vacations!

try to visit Greece next time.

Now in October we have also 27 deg. air temp and 22 deg. sea temp.

and we are still in the eurozone...

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Market Wizard
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Thanks - and I know about the good food in Greece...
As well as not a 12 hour nonstop flight from my place.

Will consider next time

GFIs1

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I'm not a dancer but I thought a Wiener Walz was 1-2-3, 1-2-3... triplets

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I'm not a dancer but I thought a Wiener Walz was 1-2-3, 1-2-3... triplets

Very true!
There is the 1-2-3 (orginal from Vienna)
as well as 1-2-3-4-5-6 (danced mostly in South America)
which means 3/4 or 6/8 in music terms.

The 1-2-3-4 is a new Waltz for dancing traders
invented* by GFIs1

Have good Wiener Walzers...

GFIs1

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Walzer or not?

Yesterday started on IB with good volume and much power up!
Looked like a new Walzer as the second candle was green too.

NOW I have to add a new rule for extreme movements on the first two candles:

First candle has to be >50 points and NEW not above 75 points from opening to closing within 30 minutes.

If the movement is stronger than 75 points - the third and fourth candle will not be green anyway.

So we omitted a negative trade with Stop Loss.

GFIs1

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Thursday Walzer

Started a Walzer today

Long
entry 11:00 @ 10875
exit 12:00 @ 10932
result 57 points

Short
entry 12:00 @ 10932 (works like a charm)
exit 13:00 @ 10927
result 5 points

Total points 62

GFIs1

Points (per one contract) since 15 december 2014: 1728


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Tuesday Walzer

Not sure - but looks promising for a new Walzer today...

entry 11:30 - IF the previous candle is red...

second candle was green: waiting for a new setup


GFIs1


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Walzer before Thanksgiving


This morning (during normal wednesday trade) a new Walzer chimed in
which let me sit out the SL settings of the normal trade ;-)

Walzer starts long
entry 11:00 @ 11047
exit 12:00 @ 11095
result 48 pts

then short
entry 12:00 @ 11095
exit 13:00 @ 11102
result -7 pts

Trade points 41

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