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thanks

Very helpful link, thanks

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Absolutely no reason to close this trade. Still working on holding trades.

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Ranges and levels.

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Level to level. Midpoint test.

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Levels? What are those?

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I did my one/two tick dumb trading for my first sequence, made the decision to not accept that for the second.

Still a horrible exit on that last trade, when the bar you close a trade on (especially such a short timeframe as the 1m) closes higher than your exit you know something is wrong with the exits! Still working on exits, but getting more and more comfortable with trusting myself and taking trades without worry or nerves.

Now to just get comfortable with exits.

Seems like NQ/ES are coiling up, interested to see what happens.

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Still in the woodshed figuring out what I can do to achieve the mindset I want, but getting better each day.

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good journals, your win rate is so high. How many losing day do you have in a month. Do you ever have a losing strike?

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good journals, your win rate is so high. How many losing day do you have in a month. Do you ever have a losing strike?

Losing days are unavoidable! Had an incredible run while updating this journal, that's all.

Last week for example, I had 4 winning days and 1 losing day.

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Started a personal blog for my trading at PriceBasedTrading.com!

No ads, no selling anything, just daily detailed reviews of my trading, posts on price action strategy, trading videos, and more.

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I am using that site as my daily journal now.



Will still be posting here and following other's journals!

Lately, I've really enjoyed the following journals/threads:

1. The Scalper's Journey

2. The Crude Dude Oil Trading System

3. Elite ES SP500 Spoo-nalysis

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