Discussion in 'Trading' started by makloda, Jan 27, 2007.
Has worked fine the last 1000+ trading days. I see no reason why it wouldn't work tomorrow.
does not make sense . if banks start defaulting you better watch your free ride no risk longs .
Are we talking a 1:100 leverage?
Yeah, how to trade it? What's the typical length of a trade, it's more of a scalping type of trading isn't it?
LOL...dude. Your grandpappy told you too many stories about the great depression...LOL
Niiiiice... any charts?
I think with the current volatility it is only a matter of time for brokerage houses to offer 1:1000 leverage for the major equity index futures, at least on long positions
i should know better , history never repeats itself.
How to trade it is up to you (I don't scalp). Leverage depends on which one you trade. ES, YM, ER2, NQ. I believe some brokerage requires only $500 intraday and around $4000 (depending on the contract) to trade about $70k worth of ES.
Each contract has a multiplier. Go to CME or CBOT's websites and you can look at the contracts and its margin requirement and multiplier.
10-4 thanks! I"ll check out YM and ES and learn ER2 a little later as suggested.
So, just wait til 10:30-11 Chicago time for the dip in the YM then buy and hold til 1:30-2:00 and sell the ES during the same time frame??
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