FuturesTrader71 (FT71) / Morad Askar - Ask Me Anything (AMA) - Trading Reviews and Vendors | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


FuturesTrader71 (FT71) / Morad Askar - Ask Me Anything (AMA)
Updated: Views / Replies:130,296 / 553
Created: by Big Mike Attachments:19

Welcome to futures io.

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

futures io is the largest futures trading community on the planet, with over 90,000 members. At futures io, our goal has always been and always will be to create a friendly, positive, forward-thinking community where members can openly share and discuss everything the world of trading has to offer. The community is one of the friendliest you will find on any subject, with members going out of their way to help others. Some of the primary differences between futures io and other trading sites revolve around the standards of our community. Those standards include a code of conduct for our members, as well as extremely high standards that govern which partners we do business with, and which products or services we recommend to our members.

At futures io, our focus is on quality education. No hype, gimmicks, or secret sauce. The truth is: trading is hard. To succeed, you need to surround yourself with the right support system, educational content, and trading mentors Ė all of which you can find on futures io, utilizing our social trading environment.

With futures io, you can find honest trading reviews on brokers, trading rooms, indicator packages, trading strategies, and much more. Our trading review process is highly moderated to ensure that only genuine users are allowed, so you donít need to worry about fake reviews.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading sites:
  • We are here to help. Just let us know what you need.
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive in our community.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, we can help you find it.
  • We expect our members to participate and become a part of the community. Help yourself by helping others.

You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

Reply
 19  
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

FuturesTrader71 (FT71) / Morad Askar - Ask Me Anything (AMA)

  #531 (permalink)
Elite Member
Austin, TX
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: F-16CM-50
Favorite Futures: JDAM
 
tturner86's Avatar
 
Posts: 5,765 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 9,845 given, 11,095 received
Forum Reputation: Legendary

@Big Mike is on vacation please give him some extended time to post recording.

Reply With Quote
 
  #532 (permalink)
Site Administrator
Manta, Ecuador
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: My own custom solution
Favorite Futures: E-mini ES S&P 500
 
Big Mike's Avatar
 
Posts: 46,237 since Jun 2009
Thanks: 29,350 given, 83,150 received

Webinar recording:



Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

If you want
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

Reply With Quote
The following 3 users say Thank You to Big Mike for this post:
 
  #533 (permalink)
Site Administrator
Manta, Ecuador
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: My own custom solution
Favorite Futures: E-mini ES S&P 500
 
Big Mike's Avatar
 
Posts: 46,237 since Jun 2009
Thanks: 29,350 given, 83,150 received


What did everyone think of the AMA?

Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

If you want
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

Reply With Quote
 
  #534 (permalink)
Elite Member
Omaha, NE/USA
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: S5 Trader; Jigsaw; TOS
Broker/Data: Stage 5
Favorite Futures: Indices; Treasuries
 
johny1971's Avatar
 
Posts: 64 since Sep 2016
Thanks: 127 given, 43 received

Another Great FT Webinar

The solid questions and answers in this webinar came together nicely - I feel it is one of the more succinct FT webinars, maybe that is just part of having listened to a couple weeks of Trader Bites. Appreciated the touches on his trading method and psychology. I thought it would be much longer given the use of the word extended, but not a problem, plenty to think about, glad it is archived.

I will be attempting to focus on the four questions to ask as part of my daily routine as well as looking more closely at the 15 and maybe 60 minute charts over the last week or so. Also, nice presentation of volume profile as just a tool like candlesticks or bars, but with the advantage of knowing where value is most likely at, i.e. not with the outliers.

Thanks to all involved!

Reply With Quote
 
  #535 (permalink)
Elite Member
Oregon
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Sierra Chart
Favorite Futures: ES
 
Stillgreen's Avatar
 
Posts: 190 since May 2014
Thanks: 336 given, 245 received

Another great webinar,and as always I learned something new.

@FuturesTrader71, the statistic you mentioned regarding the market entering the value area, staying there for 2 periods, then testing the other side of value : Does that stat apply to any market, or just the ES ?

Also, the scalping idea -- a new low which forms a zipper, then breaks higher : is it equally viable when a new high forms a zipper and breaks lower ?

Thank you.

Reply With Quote
 
  #536 (permalink)
Site Administrator
Manta, Ecuador
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: My own custom solution
Favorite Futures: E-mini ES S&P 500
 
Big Mike's Avatar
 
Posts: 46,237 since Jun 2009
Thanks: 29,350 given, 83,150 received

Hi guys,

It is my pleasure to welcome back Morad Askar (FuturesTrader71) for an Extended AMA on Wednesday, June 7th @ 4:30PM Eastern US.

Be sure to attend live to get all your questions answered.

Register for the event:
https://futures.io/webinars/

Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

If you want
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to Big Mike for this post:
 
  #537 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
CONSTANTINE/ALGERIA (DZ)
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: ninjaTRADER ,
Broker/Data: RITHMIC,
Favorite Futures: CL, FGBL,FXSE,FDAX,YM
 
k7ler's Avatar
 
Posts: 33 since Aug 2015
Thanks: 111 given, 6 received

-morad-askar have simple ask why you dont make a book

Reply With Quote
 
  #538 (permalink)
Site Administrator
Manta, Ecuador
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: My own custom solution
Favorite Futures: E-mini ES S&P 500
 
Big Mike's Avatar
 
Posts: 46,237 since Jun 2009
Thanks: 29,350 given, 83,150 received

Webinar recording:



Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

If you want
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

Reply With Quote
The following 5 users say Thank You to Big Mike for this post:
 
  #539 (permalink)
 Vendor: www.futurestrader71.com 
Chicago, IL, USA
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: S5 Trader, IQFeed, IRT
Broker/Data: Stage 5 Trading Corp
Favorite Futures: ES, M6E, FDAX, TF, NQ, GC
 
FuturesTrader71's Avatar
 
Posts: 238 since Feb 2012
Thanks: 74 given, 784 received


k7ler View Post
-morad-askar have simple ask why you dont make a book

I have been asked that so many times. Among others, these are my reasons:
  1. Taking a book will require more time and focus than I can give it at the moment. I refuse to put anything out there that isn't exceptional.
  2. The market is a constantly evolving process. I don't see books as a good medium for trading. Trading is more like software development but not as fast. By the time someone gets it, I will have changed a lot to accommodate an ever-changing market.
  3. I didn't come on the scene online to produce stuff. I share what I can and when I can as time goes on. Putting a book under my belt will feel more like an accolade than a real service to traders.

Hope that helps!

Risk Disclaimer: Trading Futures, Options on Futures, and retail off-exchange foreign currency transactions involves substantial risk of loss and is not suitable for all investors. Past Performance is not indicative of future results.


If you have any questions about the products or services provided, please send me a Private Message or use the futures.io "Ask Me Anything" thread
Reply With Quote
The following 5 users say Thank You to FuturesTrader71 for this post:
 
  #540 (permalink)
Elite Member
Dallas, TX
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: none
Favorite Futures: none
 
Posts: 23 since Feb 2017
Thanks: 61 given, 5 received

Your big project


FT71,

I was listening to your 2nd "Chat With Traders" (published on July 24, 2016). You mentioned that since Stage 5 was now up and running that you were working on a substantial course that takes someone who is coming into futures (or trading in general) and carries them through the process of understanding all of the important pieces to actually come out as a professional trader on the other side. You said your goal now is to take those who want to pursue this and provide a standard process for coming out the other end, almost like someone who has a degree or something -- there is a minimum amount of knowledge that they should have.

I'm wanting to know how that is coming along and how someone "who wants to pursue this" can.

Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > FuturesTrader71 (FT71) / Morad Askar - Ask Me Anything (AMA)

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Upcoming Webinars and Events (4:30PM ET unless noted)

Adam Grimes: TBA

Elite only

NinjaTrader: TBA

Dec 7

Linda Bradford Raschke: TBA

Elite only

Ran Aroussi: TBA

Elite only
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FT71 www.futurestrader71.com review Big Mike Trading Reviews and Vendors 26 July 31st, 2014 12:54 PM
Webinar: FuturesTrader71 (FT71) - Putting all the pieces together Big Mike Traders Hideout 15 March 16th, 2014 10:27 AM
Webinar: FuturesTrader71 (FT71) on Volume Profile Big Mike Traders Hideout 80 November 12th, 2013 09:06 PM
Webinar: FuturesTrader71 (FT71) Trade Management Techniques Big Mike The Elite Circle 90 March 14th, 2013 04:45 PM
Webinar: FuturesTrader71 (FT71) One-on-One, focusing on member Q&A Big Mike Traders Hideout 19 March 11th, 2013 07:54 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:17 PM.

Copyright © 2017 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts
Page generated 2017-11-18 in 0.07 seconds with 19 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.80.157.133