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Wizard's Holy Grail trades & screenshots

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Hey Telly, Big Mikes VolumeGraph is a good indicator, so is the volume splitter from this link Volume Splitter
personally I have a Time and sales that filters 250 contracts or greater and one for all values.

I just took a screenshot of my color scheme, there aren't many block orders coming in at 9:30pm but if there was i would see them here and in another box.

edit 12mest ok look at it now. I basically just pull this up real quick and see if there are more red numbers or green numbers before i take a trade. nothing fancy about that, its actually really crude !

I'm just trying to make a few bucks everyday
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Hey wiz another decent day here in Pittsburgh traded for +34 ticks. entries are outlined on the blog post. at this rate I'll have enough for Steelers season tickets! How did you do today?

I'm just trying to make a few bucks everyday
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I spent the day playing around with settings, trying to develop a decent scalping strategy based on some of the HolyGrail indicators. (Getting ready (mentally) for surgery next Wed. Too unfocused to trade). Glad you had a good day!

After all, it's what you learn AFTER you know it all, that counts!
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Congrats ntsst3 on your trading. That's fantasic. I've configured the charts but my indicators are slightly off from your chart. By the way, nice blog.

Good luck TheWizard with your surgery.

Go Steelers!!!

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Hello there wizard I have started looking at some charts using your template and i must say im quite pleased with it . Thanks for starting this thread. I do have afew questions.What are the white dots, puple and blue lines ,What are your rules ,where do you place your entry . I just want to make sure my thinking is on track. cheers

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how did you color code your time & sales to reflect green buying & red for selling ?

thank you

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hi skyland,

try this : open T&S - rightklick on it -- choose Properties -- choose you colors !

hope it works !

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