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Live Webinar – Back to Basics 2017 Trading

Here’s a recording of today’s webinar from January 3, 2017. In this hour-long presentation, John Paul (founder of DayTradeToWin.com) teaches how to understand the day as a whole using basic charts and price action. Free educational tips are offered as well as the Atlas Line and Trade Scalper plotting live. See below for the times […]

Webinar – Risk, Reward, and Strategies for Successful Trading

» Join the Oct. 19 Group Mentorship Class and get the first week’s course« This webinar focuses on managing risk. John Paul discusses how the ATR can be used to determine profit range for each trade. The Bar Timer counts tells you when the currently plotting candle closes. Using the Bar Timer with the ATR, […]

Using the Atlas Line & Trade Scalper Together for Better Results

» Sign Up for Next Group Mentorship « John Paul shares two E-mini S&P charts – on the left, the Atlas Line is being used with a 5-min chart. On the right, the Trade Scalper uses a 1-min chart. By seeing these two charts traded in real-time, you can get a sense of how both […]

CME E-mini and Equity Trading Hours Explained

We often get asked for the official E-mini S&P 500 (ES) trading hours. The CME Group website has all the hours listed for the various E-mini markets as well as other equities, energies, commodities, and interest rate markets. Click here for the full table or click the image below to see the full list. Highlighted […]

Remember to Roll Over Your Futures Contracts

If you trade the E-mini S&P 500 Futures, remember that you will need to roll over to the next contract period (December, 2013) by September 20, 2013.  On September 20, 2013, the current contract period expires.  Note that it is possible to switch over earlier – you can visit the CME’s website and compare the […]

Summer is Almost Over – Traders Get Ready!

I look forward to summer every year.  June, July and August bring sun, fun, bikinis, and oh, that’s right – let’s not forget slow moving markets!  Every year, the same thing occurs.  From January through May, the markets move normally as expected.  The following three months of summer bring the slow inactivity every trader complains […]

Atlas Line Performance on May 21, 2012

Purchase the Atlas Line Here’s a live trading video on the ES (E-Mini) for May 21, 2012. John Paul enters the market long at 1310.75 according to the Atlas Line software’s advice – a Strength signal. His profit target is 1 point (4 ticks), as determined by the ATR (Average True Range). In the included […]

Atlas Line Performance on May 17, 2012

Ever miss a trade due to contemplation or a busy schedule? John was conducting a webinar at Tradersworld and missed a Short opportunity on the ES as indicated by the Atlas Line software. While he waits for another trade to set up, he reviews ES activity for the two prior days. Again, many excellent setups […]

Insider Trading Bill Passes House

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill, the STOCK (Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge) Act, to curb Congressional insider trading. Vote results indicate 417 Congress members in favor of the bill and two in opposition. This House version differs from that of the Senate, which includes provisions for financial data collectors to disclose […]