Discussion in 'Journals' started by Buy1Sell2, May 3, 2017.
There wil be losses in trading. There will be wins in trading.
Learn that it's ok to publicly display your losses
B1S2, much respect and thanks for posting.
I was long from 53ish and took a big hit. I flipped short, but closed between 47.30 and 46.80. Net=a big drawdown. Crappy timing.
I continue with confidence, nevertheless.
Generally, I find that veteran traders won't fault you for a loss. The inexperienced always find a way to expose themselves. People fail at trading because they can't handle losses.
This journal is getting off to a horrific start. So much for the charts.
i hope you weren't holding overnight tonight...
He does quite well with his ES journal calls, it's just one or two trades, cut the guy some slack.
I specifically remember you making some against the trend hero calls and being completely wrong. It happens.
He fades an index with a VIX of 12. Mean reversion has never been better. I remember that clown in 2008 holding shit for 200 handles in his face with a market a little more volatile then this one.
That doesn't sound like coming from a 100% technical chartist, who usually refers to only one single chart.
But that could be right. We never know the markets for sure.
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