Discussion in 'Index Futures' started by maxpi, Nov 7, 2019.
ES one minute bar has ten times the average volume leading up to it, 7 point change...
The US simply confirming what China said last night about rolling back tariffs.
Algos gone wild.
most of the move happened in one second...
My guess is large orders triggered by ALGOS that scan the news and place trades accordingly.
Just computers driving the markets. Nothing to worry about as the algorithms now control every microsecond of these markets.
Right. Like you've never seen such a thing since you signed onto ET 13 years ago. Riiiiiiight.
I was wondering what bit of news caused that actually...
Spikes to blow through SLs and empty account instantly are back in fashion thats all, seemed to stop for a few years, FX used to have crazy 100pt instant moves all the time.
I was short the ES earlier, flattened for no good reason other than I was ahead a little.. glad I did, I'm sure my stop would not have gotten filled at a good price to say the least... gadz...
That's why I always say, there's a little luck involved in profitable trading.
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