tommcginnis's Recent Activity

  1. tommcginnis attached a file to the thread Configure TWS market depth trader colors?.

    I would be surprised if they were *not* configurable. Any help? [ATTACH]

    MDTconfigCapture.PNG Jan 18, 2018 at 4:55 PM
  2. tommcginnis liked Junky's post in the thread What's your experience in the industry?.

    I was on the sell-side and I saw time and time again how it's a terrible place to work. The paychecks are good (or at least can be if...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 4:48 PM
  3. tommcginnis replied to the thread What's your experience in the industry?.

    I worked in a similar environment -- *tremendous* job, pathological office. I found this very useful:...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 1:10 PM
  4. tommcginnis liked srinir's post in the thread Vix mark.

    My charts came from Reuters Xenith platform. noddyboy's chart is from Bloomberg

    Jan 18, 2018 at 12:41 PM
  5. tommcginnis liked SimpleMeLike's post in the thread New trader still learning/demo, very lonely, tried to talk to friends about it.

    Hello wtpWTP, Please make obtaining your college degree and career job, your first priority. This will pay the bills and allow you to...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 11:18 AM
  6. tommcginnis liked Esha.J's post in the thread New trader still learning/demo, very lonely, tried to talk to friends about it.

    Most new traders don’t understand that trading is a real business. When you have a proven plan, you understand that market success...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 11:18 AM
  7. tommcginnis replied to the thread Vix mark.

    Hey, you guys are posting some great charts (worth at *least* a thousand words each!), but with no attribution to the software/platform...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 11:16 AM
  8. tommcginnis liked jharmon's post in the thread NYSE to launch new NYSE National exchange in second quarter.

    I think NYSE also now allows "specialists" to trade everything now too, so now NYSE is a trading venue for Nasdaq listed stocks. I...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 11:04 AM
  9. tommcginnis liked Robert Morse's post in the thread NYSE to launch new NYSE National exchange in second quarter.

    As an X-Amex member, I would have liked the name to stay alive with NYSE-AMEX, but I had no vote! Bob

    Jan 18, 2018 at 11:04 AM
  10. tommcginnis replied to the thread NYSE to launch new NYSE National exchange in second quarter.

    Saw this. Had the same reaction. It's like "Divide and [re-]Conquer." If it weren't for the degree of source 'capture', one might hope...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 11:03 AM
  11. tommcginnis replied to the thread The Rise And Fall Of America.

    Way too sensible.

    Jan 17, 2018 at 1:40 PM
  12. tommcginnis liked Sig's post in the thread The Rise And Fall Of America.

    It's a tough line to draw. For example I'm routinely called a "communist" on this form (and recently was simultaneously labeled a...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 1:40 PM
  13. tommcginnis replied to the thread How did you decide on your trading strategy or method of trading?.

    How did I decide? I let the market speak to me. It said: [MEDIA]

    Jan 17, 2018 at 1:39 PM
  14. tommcginnis replied to the thread Is this the return of tick scalping in the ES?!?!?!.

    Hey -- another "hairy" day in the ES -- ("doji"-grown) wicks above and below relatively stable ES price path, between 9:40 and 11:30...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 11:58 AM
  15. tommcginnis liked Sig's post in the thread The Rise And Fall Of America.

    Like the discussion on freedom last week, extremism in practice is almost always suboptimal and one person's freedom often tramples on...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 11:53 AM