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I am still trading the S&P

I am still trading the S&P

For those who follow the blog, you've noticed that the past few weeks I've not put on too many S&P trades. The reason being is that it is too easy to lose on the S&P (well, that's what I find but that could be because I'm not too hot a trader)...  anyway, I have been watching every day as usual but just been really careful and I am trying to only enter if I see an entry based on price action. In the past, I have been putting on trades when I am anticipating a move as the stochastics

June 9, 2008 No Comments Full Story

Emini trading – profitable but could have been more!

Emini trading - profitable but could have been more!

I went long at the break of the previous high in the S&P at around 1378... I actually got in at 1379.48 due to the spreadbetting spreads which you pay rather than their commission charges... they move their spreads about meaning that you can lose half a point (in S&P terms) per transaction... and upto a while point when doing a round trip. Anyway, the market went up and I got out at 1381.53 (I actually closed when the chart reached 1382 which was my target exit) for the equivalent of

May 27, 2008 No Comments Full Story

Trading update! Where have i gone?

Hello all, sorry there has been no update for a while. I am trying to get myself set up again with a trading account with Interactive Brokers and to also find a suitable charting platform. The trading academy have closed my account and I had got used to their charts. I want to recreate the same look and feel with another platform so am searching for something. Something which I have used is the Sierra Charts platform. I do have charts on my spreadbetting platform, however, they are rather clu

May 9, 2008 1 Comment Full Story

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