Discussion in 'Journals' started by johnnyrock, Jul 20, 2017.
$180 loss. New balance $4875
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@vanzandt made the call this morning: buy at the open because you are an American and won't let some fat fuck spook us!
Tell me again how trading is unemotional! I would love to see an algo do that!
Coulda, woulda, shoulda:
certain days pure momentum plays are the way to go
still attempting to find out how to recognize those days
2 + 2 =:
crumb/key level - yesterday's close
expansion candles with small wicks on the 60'
how did price REACT at tgis KEY level?
10:00 ascending triangle on the 5'
11:00 pause on the 5'
Putting it together:
The market is not psychological.
It is HIGHLY emotional
FEAR is an emotion
Traders make emotional decisions
I must not fear my emotions.
I must embrace them.
I was not afraid of nuclear war.
I was afraid to make the trade.
You better be darn afraid of nuclear war, sir. If you mean that you are not afraid that we will GO to nuclear war, meaning that you do not think it will happen, then that is different.
How is your account balance, after considering all the broker and exchange fees?
yesterday's expansion bar was on low volume
downtrend resistance on the daily
5' is messy (looking for ascending triangles or tight flags at the top, coinciding with the highs of the 1st 30' bar (not shown).
For now, I can't see going long.
Scratched $85 loss. New balance $4790
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