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  1. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    The problem with any long or short straddle scalping strategy is that you are saying the market has mispriced ATM VOL. That certainly...

    Jan 24, 2019 at 7:53 AM
  2. Robert Morse replied to the thread Could use some help from someone knowledeable with IB execution.

    We offer RealTick and CQG QTrader which both have bracket orders. I was only able to review the help file for QTrader. It does not have...

    Jan 24, 2019 at 6:07 AM
  3. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    This thread is like driving by a car wreck. You don't want to slow down and look but you can't help yourself.

    Jan 24, 2019 at 4:51 AM
  4. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    Yet it is not a stop loss, as there is no "loss". You are net flat. There is nothing to protect. If you want to buy a break out or sell...

    Jan 24, 2019 at 4:47 AM
  5. Robert Morse replied to the thread Could use some help from someone knowledeable with IB execution.

    Do more than one bracket order, each with their own target and stop.

    Jan 23, 2019 at 7:59 PM
  6. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    Ok, after this I tap out. 1256 contracts in the US are mark to mark for taxes. There is no difference between a P/L from an open...

    Jan 23, 2019 at 7:33 PM
  7. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    Yes but the post did not ask about options. and why do that at two FCMs?

    Jan 23, 2019 at 7:08 PM
  8. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    Why not just be flat.

    Jan 23, 2019 at 7:04 PM
  9. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    I did not watch the entire video and I'm going to. The comment made was"the guy describes how he has two separate accounts to be able to...

    Jan 23, 2019 at 7:02 PM
  10. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    Gamma Scalping is using options to hedge with futures as the symbol moves up and down, your delta changes. Offsetting futures is not a...

    Jan 23, 2019 at 6:54 PM
  11. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    no.

    Jan 23, 2019 at 5:47 PM
  12. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    Why would I be long/short 5 futures at two different FCMs or in two accounts when I can be be flat? Makes no sense.

    Jan 23, 2019 at 5:03 PM
  13. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    ML?

    Jan 23, 2019 at 4:07 PM
  14. Robert Morse replied to the thread Being both long and short at same time.

    There is no reason to ever be long/short a future in two accounts on purpose, as a strategy.

    Jan 23, 2019 at 4:04 PM
  15. Robert Morse replied to the thread My IRA performance for 2019.

    Merrill Lynch Pierce Fenner & Ziggy? God I'm old.

    Jan 23, 2019 at 9:53 AM