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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby dojirock » Thu Jan 15, 2015 12:32 am

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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby aliassmith » Thu Jan 15, 2015 12:47 am

dojirock wrote:U/J
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11 minutes and done that's just insane. =D>
what does 100 pips represent as a return on
your account?
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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby dojirock » Thu Jan 15, 2015 2:34 am

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Done for night on U/J +256 + trail out last position.

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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby dojirock » Thu Jan 15, 2015 2:43 am

aliassmith wrote:
dojirock wrote:U/J
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11 minutes and done that's just insane. =D>
what does 100 pips represent as a return on
your account?


About 8 percent on my account.

I have a friend that is a skeptic, so I opened a seperate account and take these trades also. Started with $100 bucks. 16 days later up 94 %
Within a month I should be able to make a believer of him. :lol:

(fixed the typo)

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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby aliassmith » Thu Jan 15, 2015 2:52 am

aliassmith wrote:
dojirock wrote:U/J
2015-01-14_1912.png


11 minutes and done that's just insane. =D>
what does 100 pips represent as a return on
your account?


To answer my own question I believe it varies depending on your initial stop size a order size.
If you risk 1% across 10 pips then 100 pips will
be 10%.
I'll probably try it at $1 pip to see if I can do it.
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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby aliassmith » Thu Jan 15, 2015 2:54 am

dojirock wrote:
aliassmith wrote:
dojirock wrote:U/J
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11 minutes and done that's just insane. =D>
what does 100 pips represent as a return on
your account?


About 8 percent on my account.

I have a friend that is a skeptic, so I opened a seperate account and take these trades also. Started with $100 bucks. 6 days later up 94 %
Within a month I should be able to make a believer of him. :lol:

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Um 94% in 6 days Im buying my own island :shock:
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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby dojirock » Thu Jan 15, 2015 3:18 am

aliassmith wrote:
aliassmith wrote:
dojirock wrote:U/J
2015-01-14_1912.png


11 minutes and done that's just insane. =D>
what does 100 pips represent as a return on
your account?


To answer my own question I believe it varies depending on your initial stop size a order size.
If you risk 1% across 10 pips then 100 pips will
be 10%.
I'll probably try it at $1 pip to see if I can do it.


$1 per pip is a great place to start.. I dont figure percent risk. My stops are predetermined and different on every trade. If I have a 17 pip SL then in this case I would be risking $17. I never let it go more than that. 60 percent of my account balance / margin is my stack allowance. So if I had a $1k account, 60 percent would be $600. I divide that by the margin for the pair im trading. U/J is $200 let say for $1 per pip. I could take my initial trade at $1 per pip and stack 2 more times for that trade. After adding my 2 stacks, you keep what it gives. If my latest stack is up 10 points and then the other is 15 points and the original is 28 points its a total of 53 points / $53 vs my original $17 risk.
Another thing im trying for 90 days is pulling 40 percent of winnings out monthly and roll the 60 percent back (opm) into the account to increase stacks on future trades.

hope this makes sense?

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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby alexi13 » Thu Jan 15, 2015 7:59 am

Wow, your stacking rocks! :)
I have a problem with adding to a position even once or twice.
I hope that I could break my inner resistance looking at your charts, so please show some more.
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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby dojirock » Thu Jan 15, 2015 11:58 am

Nice way to wake up....Thanks London!
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Re: A fresh start! Doji's Trading Journal

Postby aliassmith » Thu Jan 15, 2015 1:30 pm

dojirock wrote:
aliassmith wrote:
aliassmith wrote:
11 minutes and done that's just insane. =D>
what does 100 pips represent as a return on
your account?


To answer my own question I believe it varies depending on your initial stop size a order size.
If you risk 1% across 10 pips then 100 pips will
be 10%.
I'll probably try it at $1 pip to see if I can do it.


$1 per pip is a great place to start.. I dont figure percent risk. My stops are predetermined and different on every trade. If I have a 17 pip SL then in this case I would be risking $17. I never let it go more than that. 60 percent of my account balance / margin is my stack allowance. So if I had a $1k account, 60 percent would be $600. I divide that by the margin for the pair im trading. U/J is $200 let say for $1 per pip. I could take my initial trade at $1 per pip and stack 2 more times for that trade. After adding my 2 stacks, you keep what it gives. If my latest stack is up 10 points and then the other is 15 points and the original is 28 points its a total of 53 points / $53 vs my original $17 risk.
Another thing im trying for 90 days is pulling 40 percent of winnings out monthly and roll the 60 percent back (opm) into the account to increase stacks on future trades.

hope this makes sense?

doji


Ya it makes sense. I like how adding in this manner
doesn't pull your stop closer to price to much after
the first couple adds.

Seems like its a perfect fit for you. I wouldn't change
a thing.
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