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Tuesday Walzer

Dax short
10:00 @ 9620
11:00 @ 9616
result 4 points

no long trade after broken pattern


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Thursday Walzer

Today the signal for short came from 14:00 to 15:00.
Unfortunately the first candle was 50 points and the second one body of 74
after a high low of 106 points in 30 minutes.
That smelled fishy!
As the year low was killed - I decided to not take that Walzer.
The momentum was on the second 30 minutes. The rebound came right there.

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Tuesday Walzer


After some missed Walzers of last week (was in warmer area without any computer)
I see a new entry today:

Dax short 11:00 to 12:00

entry 11:00 @ 9161
exit 12:00 @ 9144
result 17 points

long 12:00 to 13:00
entry @ 9144
exit @ 9153
result 9 points

Total points: 26

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PS: Update of missed Walzers will follow


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After some missed Walzers of last week (was in warmer area without any computer)
I see a new entry today:

Dax short 11:00 to 12:00

entry 11:00 @ 9161
exit 12:00 @ 9144
result 17 points

long 12:00 to 13:00
entry @ 9144
exit @ 9153
result 9 points

Total points: 26

GFIs1

PS: Update of missed Walzers will follow


Hi,

was your stop not hit at 12:46 (low 9111.5) ? Mine was (and I am using Tradersworkstation from Interactive Brokers).
Have you maybe increased your SL pts. to more than 30?

thanks,
alex

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Hi,

was your stop not hit at 12:46 (low 9111.5) ? Mine was (and I am using Tradersworkstation from Interactive Brokers).
Have you maybe increased your SL pts. to more than 30?

thanks,
alex

Hi alex

That was stop fishing which is found usually in the week of triple witch.
Or witch week and one holiday.
I use a 40 point stop on those weeks as some special movements on low volume
might get you out.
Sorry for mixing up.

To make that one good: go short now - and stay in until 15:00.

Good trades!
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Hi alex

That was stop fishing which is found usually in the week of triple witch.
Or witch week and one holiday.
I use a 40 point stop on those weeks as some special movements on low volume
might get you out.
Sorry for mixing up.

To make that one good: go short now - and stay in until 15:00.

Good trades!
GFIs1

Don't be sorry!!

stop fishing happens all the times (regardless if you put stop to 20,30,40,50 pts. or more...).
I just want to understand clearly your rules and exceptions.

thanks,
alex

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Wednesday trade

This morning some bullish movement lead to a new signal:

Dax long 11:00 to 12:00
entry @ 9270
exit @ 9299
result +29 points

Dax short 12:00 to 13:00
entry @ 9299
exit @ 9285
result +14 points

Total points 43

volume good

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Good morning,

Walzer taken or not at 10:00? (conditions are ok according to the rules)

thanks,
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Good morning,

Walzer taken or not at 10:00? (conditions are ok according to the rules)

thanks,
alex

Unfortunately I am all day out of the house.
The Walzer started according to the rules @ 10:00 - but would have been stopped out already...

Anyway good trades
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Even it is tempting - there is no Walzer confirmed:
Yesterday's Hi/Lo range was only 125 points.

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