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I did one fade highs today eth which i lost .75pts on. Didnt fancy markets today, feeling bit rough and busy with other stuff.

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Day preview

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Looking at charts and struggling to find many areas of confluence, so it looks like will be a day of being cautious when its approaching those closest AoI. No figs out today either, possibly a v slow day! Have long bias but look for exhaustion at ETH highs, & RTs for long entries.

Heres 240Min chart, ETH 2min, and some levels have noted.


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Mindful that during Europe/US session EU eqs are near key daily support levels and if these break then will be cautious playing a long in ES til see decent signs of demand. Saying that took a small long in Dax @ 10598 with stops below the support (along with all other retail!). I wouldnt be surprised if they test lows again today, looking for quick bounce into 40s.

Heres Dax Day chart and 5min entry. Close correlation with ES ETH also.

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Dax close....



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Saying that took a small long in Dax @ 10598 with stops below the support...

Heres Dax Day chart and 5min entry. Close correlation with ES ETH also.

Dax did push a little lower than entry - PA straight after was heavy so was tempted to close and reenter ~lod, but only went 10t lower which was surprising for the Dax!

I have closed this @ 28.

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PnF ES chart

Heres PnF chart with some additional S/R levels to note.

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Plenty of support levels if get a little sell off, gotta keep focused if & when they arrive on internals & PA.

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Heres PnF chart with some additional S/R levels to note.


Plenty of support levels if get a little sell off, gotta keep focused if & when they arrive on internals & PA.

The above chart is all sessions btw.

Quite interesting to note how tight the RTH uptrend channel is.....


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Retail intra day dip buyers mainly? As Choke says on the elite thread may get some OTF back in this week which could upset this steady climb higher.

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short ES 2206.25

Pilot short - dax looks ready to dump, but also tick div, struggling to even hit OR high let alone gap close.

Tight stop though as against trend.

Scratched - nothing happening.

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Pilot short - dax looks ready to dump, but also tick div, struggling to even hit OR high let alone gap close.

Tight stop though as against trend.

Scratched - nothing happening.

me too short at 07.25 nothing happening cannot take out onh

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Pilot short - dax looks ready to dump, but also tick div, struggling to even hit OR high let alone gap close.

Tight stop though as against trend.

Scratched - nothing happening.

short again, not great price, similar reasons. targets eth lod. see what happens.

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short again, not great price, similar reasons. targets eth lod. see what happens.

out & flipped @2205.5 (3lot) - tick div, abs nothing happening, short in middle of range is silly, plus cldnt test lows.

well - that turned around quick. out @ 2208.5 avge ish.

reversed again @ 2208 but then bottled it. my target done for day. i hope theres some more opportunity - bit tight range though.


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levels below


Looking at turnaround eth lod 99s & day s3, day s2 2202, last week vwap 2197 (not mean much)

looking at dax and the 575 level - just approaching.

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