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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby Mira » Fri Dec 23, 2016 8:51 pm

Edit: i got it! #-o now i see THE scheme.



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Risk lines and get lines.
Place and trail stops.
It's perfect

But
(I know this is off topic)

I don't know how to manage the big picture.
The bigger timeframe rules but price starts moving on the smaller one.. i'm confused :roll:
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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby prochargedmopar » Sat Dec 24, 2016 1:37 am

TheRumpledOne wrote:
MightyOne wrote:
"How is my risk .925%, how am I not losing 1.3% per line?"
The answer is simple, "other peoples money".


Once it is in your account, it is YOUR MONEY!

"The perfect is the enemy of the good — educate yourself so that you can make good decisions and don’t worry if somehow you don’t pick the top choice."

http://www.getrichslowly.org/blog/2007/ ... rect-them/


As long as I continue to consider ALL the money in my account mine the longer I will continue to struggle with increased lot size and adding to losers.

Compartmentalizing $$ can be a good thing.
For one, my losses would cause me great laughter.

Happy holidays!!!
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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby prochargedmopar » Sat Dec 24, 2016 1:45 am

The adverts on this site are getting better.

Been on the prowl for an M series Benz or Toyota Highlander.
X5i could be in the cards too though I prefer the M.
Wife wants the toyo.
Funny how the DODGE durango is the SAME price as the upper class cars when used.
Also that the BUICK enclave is the highest priced of them all.

Buick?

Uugh.

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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby MightyOne » Sat Dec 24, 2016 3:02 am

prochargedmopar wrote:The adverts on this site are getting better.

Been on the prowl for an M series Benz or Toyota Highlander.
X5i could be in the cards too though I prefer the M.
Wife wants the toyo.
Funny how the DODGE durango is the SAME price as the upper class cars when used.
Also that the BUICK enclave is the highest priced of them all.

Buick?

Uugh.

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What about a brand spanking new CX-9?

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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby Mira » Sat Dec 24, 2016 6:49 am

it's a train!! :shock:

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MightyOne wrote:
prochargedmopar wrote:The adverts on this site are getting better.

Been on the prowl for an M series Benz or Toyota Highlander.
X5i could be in the cards too though I prefer the M.
Wife wants the toyo.
Funny how the DODGE durango is the SAME price as the upper class cars when used.
Also that the BUICK enclave is the highest priced of them all.

Buick?

Uugh.

IMG_20161223_193913.jpg


What about a brand spanking new CX-9?

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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby Jalarupa » Sat Dec 24, 2016 9:24 am

My Car... Until Tesla comes to South Africa...

https://www.hyundaiusa.com/tucson/index.aspx
Feed my will to feel this moment urging me to cross the line.
Reaching out to embrace the random.
Reaching out to embrace whatever may come.

I trade using <<FX SYNERGY>>

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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby prochargedmopar » Sat Dec 24, 2016 6:11 pm

MightyOne wrote:
prochargedmopar wrote:The adverts on this site are getting better.

Been on the prowl for an M series Benz or Toyota Highlander.
X5i could be in the cards too though I prefer the M.
Wife wants the toyo.
Funny how the DODGE durango is the SAME price as the upper class cars when used.
Also that the BUICK enclave is the highest priced of them all.

Buick?

Uugh.

IMG_20161223_193913.jpg


What about a brand spanking new CX-9?


That is an option though I prefer a toyota.
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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby prochargedmopar » Sat Dec 24, 2016 6:14 pm

Jalarupa wrote:My Car... Until Tesla comes to South Africa...

https://www.hyundaiusa.com/tucson/index.aspx


The Santa Fe is my 3rd choice on the list
Mazda being the 4th.

Sonething about the Hundai name and historical beginnings though....
Same with Kia, they have a nice SUV and even a new turbo sport sedan. But KIA?
REALLY?

Wife will not allow it to be in the driveway.
Hahahaha
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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby MightyOne » Sat Dec 24, 2016 8:06 pm

prochargedmopar wrote:...
As long as I continue to consider ALL the money in my account mine the longer I will continue to struggle with increased lot size and adding to losers.
...


You should never "add" to a losing trade.

You can scale into a trade amidst the protection of a stop, but you should never just let a trade wander aimlessly past a pivot while you hope for the best (you don't have to move your stop when you scale into a trade).

Because your stop must move in closer, after adding size to a full position, the decision to add size is the same as the decision to trail a stop loss.

Maybe price stalls and you think that you should move your stop up close below a recent low pivot.
Knowing that a decision to move your stop is a decision to add size, and vise versa, you should ask "can I bring myself to add size here" and if the answer is "no" then you should just get out as your unwillingness to push that little button has shown you what you really believe.

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Re: The ideas that I trade by:

Postby prochargedmopar » Sat Dec 24, 2016 8:47 pm

Jalarupa wrote:My Car... Until Tesla comes to South Africa...

https://www.hyundaiusa.com/tucson/index.aspx


I never knew a Hyundai could cost 45 grand.
Insane for a cracker box.

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