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Postby Karma » Wed Jun 19, 2013 5:39 pm

dojirock wrote:Karma, yes its been tough... especially to get bigger runs but I do believe it will get back to some movement soon.

Try a different pair. I have noticed eur/usd is real flat and unpredictable.

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Well I've been watching some of these crazy trades you've posted in the yens and its occurred to me I'm missing out.

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Postby dojirock » Wed Jun 19, 2013 6:46 pm

Couldnt stand it any more...im out....

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Postby newscalper » Wed Jun 19, 2013 6:54 pm

Bu11sh1t move but on it :lol:
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Postby newscalper » Wed Jun 19, 2013 6:58 pm

dojirock wrote:News,

Take a look here. You just had your line drawn wrong. Need a closed green below a open of previous green. That forms the zline zone
price comes up above the ema, ENTER!

I got in late...but still going short.

doji

Yeah - I know how to draw it that way and most of the time I see no way to get on the move unless I do it the other way i.e. see an attempt to go long, it fails and they're screwed over, find some way in. If I wait for the short move first then the up bar 9/10 it does not come back above that ema it just goes and I don't get in on it

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Postby dojirock » Wed Jun 19, 2013 6:59 pm

What do you mean...? Thats a great move...just keep following price and when it moves you will get it!

USD/JPY
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Postby dojirock » Wed Jun 19, 2013 7:00 pm

Done till Asian Session..

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Postby newscalper » Wed Jun 19, 2013 7:03 pm

Closed just below 5500

That's paid for the last weeks losses :lol:

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Postby dojirock » Wed Jun 19, 2013 7:12 pm

Thats great....now this week, less losses, smaller losses and when the nice trade comes.......you will be positive and confidence will build.


newscalper wrote:Closed just below 5500

That's paid for the last weeks losses :lol:
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Postby newscalper » Wed Jun 19, 2013 8:04 pm

dojirock wrote:What do you mean...? Thats a great move...just keep following price and when it moves you will get it!

USD/JPY

I don't know what you men by you don't know what I mean :lol: ?

That it was a bullshit move? Well it was news wasn't it? I'd just put a trade on, no stop , gone 'sod it' went to make the evening meal and come back with a profit.Could have easily gone as far the other way.

Or do you mean re what i'd said about lines?

I think there's something fundamentally wrong about how I'm seeing things otherwise I wouldn't be wrong like, 80 % of the time

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Postby dojirock » Wed Jun 19, 2013 8:19 pm

Look into that... 80 percent wrong... I remember when I was there. I started looking and realized I was looking at the wrong side of the lines to take my trades and it changed my trading overnight. I feel you are so close to figuring out what your doing wrong, you just cant see it. Sounds crazy I know, but its true.

Try this...draw a line like you do, Ask yourself why you draw it.
Then look left, see if there is anything you can see or pick up on that would change your entry from short to long or long to short.

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