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Postby dojirock » Wed Jan 01, 2014 12:34 am

Happy New Year!
It always takes Momentum to break Momentum!
"A small loss is just as satisfying as a large gain" -MO
"Sometimes we need to stop learning and start thinking...."
"Once you stack, you'll never go back!"

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Postby dojirock » Wed Jan 01, 2014 1:56 am

Simplicity is key for 2014
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It always takes Momentum to break Momentum!
"A small loss is just as satisfying as a large gain" -MO
"Sometimes we need to stop learning and start thinking...."
"Once you stack, you'll never go back!"

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Postby bettlebox » Wed Jan 01, 2014 1:19 pm

Great Stuff Doji

I luv the pics. I saved em to my trading collection :)

how i simplified my trading, was via flowcharts. I broke down how and when and why i did things during process of trading from drawing lines to looking for setup to looking for entries to managing the trade to exits.

I did flowchart for everything and then optimized each stage. Its very much like programming and them optimizing that code to run faster.

It also helped me with my discipline, its made it very clear to me what i should be doing and when.

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Postby bettlebox » Thu Jan 02, 2014 11:25 am

Trade on EU today 1hr and 5min


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Postby arkan1976 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 11:39 am

bettlebox wrote:Trade on EU today 1hr and 5min




Well Done Bettle ! you start the year very good!

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Postby arkan1976 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 11:48 am

A question Bettle...
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Postby bettlebox » Thu Jan 02, 2014 2:33 pm

I would of taken the second entry but i was still asleep at that stage :D . The first one you marked up never triggered according to my trade plan. I like to see bit of effort to push beyond the close. Also i wouldnt taken the first one just because of its proximity to european openining. If im not in a trade and time gets down to last 30mins before session opens i will wait. The increase in probablity of getting a faked out increases i find.

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Postby newscalper » Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:02 pm

Cut for a few pips after that up bar breaking the high. It's into support so..done for the day.
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