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Still watching this DAX to understand how it trades....maybe one day if I ever move to Europe or Asia this might be useful

DAX hitting resistance, we will how this goes.

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Bought USD based on weekly but will have a stop for overnight protection.

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KEY is EMOTIONS and EMOTIONS can be controlled by SIZE but NO size NO GAINS, we will be in this circle forever and ever ever

this is especially hard during losing streak where i hv to start reducing size and putting myself into a even steeper climb....

so difficult!

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That's why these days I am having so much trouble in reading OIL, yesterday this OIL was looking like to breakout this weekly triangle and today it's looking like going to breakdown. No real edge in OTF here. It MUST be NEWS, any good NEWS related services?

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That's why these days I am having so much trouble in reading OIL, yesterday this OIL was looking like to breakout this weekly triangle and today it's looking like going to breakdown. No real edge in OTF here. It MUST be NEWS, any good NEWS related services?



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Mid September I will be starting with www.tradethenews.com ... a trail to start off wth.

They are the cream of the crop. For example, you can even ask them questions if you see a move happening like in CL or whatever market and they will give you their best info relating to perhaps why it is moving like it is. This part is not for educational questions so I was told understandably.

If you are interested email Jessica at Jessica@tradethenews.com she is who I am dealing with. But like I said I have not signed up with them yet and have zero ties to them.

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Mid September I will be starting with www.tradethenews.com ... a trail to start off wth.

They are the cream of the crop. For example, you can even ask them questions if you see a move happening like in CL or whatever market and they will give you their best info relating to perhaps why it is moving like it is. This part is not for educational questions so I was told understandably.

If you are interested email Jessica at Jessica@tradethenews.com she is who I am dealing with. But like I said I have not signed up with them yet and have zero ties to them.

Ron


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Thanks Ron, You are always happy to help us, really appreciate it.

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Bought USD based on weekly but will have a stop for overnight protection.

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I didn't realize I bought September contract so closed that for small profit. I will analyze and reenter the position later (Generally when I do this I keep missing the trades though...)

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