Results of the strategy I described are in, and the profit graph is attached.
How to interpret:
- Each x-axis tick mark is a point when the...
The study has been interesting so far. After about 30 trades, the first 10-15 netted about +400 pips (+8x risk) in chop and the 10-15 since have...
I'll post the results of my study once it's completed. It was doing very well in chop but getting killed in trending, as expected.
Ok so this is great. I like experiments and this one can go very quickly, and I'm likely to learn a ton more than by taking 20-some positions...
I've become kind of bored with just taking positions, so I'm going to issue some market maker type orders and see what happens. These will not...
Citigroup, IMC Chicago, and a few others. Citigroup turned me down because I had an Econ internship instead of a finance internship and I haven't...
Ok so I was stopped out at 1.4184
GBP/CHF Result: + 29 pips = +0.06 risk points
Record: 7 wins, 14 losses
Cumulative risk points: -1.84...
I'm going to put a target at 1.4489, and a stop at 1.4184. Exit upon reaching either.
Sat through the shakeout with style. : ) Mission accomplished.
Stop moved to 1.3996 for now.
Stop moved to 1.3823. Still hoping to wait through any shakeout.
In. Let's do this.
Target & Exit: 0.8617
Cancellation: @0.8940 or Tuesday 5:30 pm
Risk: 476 pips = 3.36% of mark =...
That was somewhat enlightening. Trades are back on my record from now on, although I see none at the moment.
Would you look at that! What a great trap on the AUD/USD. That price action confirms the value of playing contrarian PA signals as I have been...
I need some excitement, so I'm going to take a few market orders that are opposite of the direction I would normally play. This was suggested to...
USD/CHF Short result: -49 pips = -0.42 risk points
Record: 6 wins, 14 losses
Cumulative risk points: -1.90
I found my live...
I was stopped out at that level. I should have time to update my log and look at new trades over the weekend.
Ok, so the first trade was cancelled and I am now in the second.
In USD/CHF at 10:05 this morning. Stop moved to 0.8827
New Order. If triggered, it will close the current trade.
Target & Exit: 0.8617
Stop moved to 1.5887
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