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Managing Slow Holiday E-mini Trading
April 10, 2009
This week has been slow due to the Easter and Passover holidays. Normally, we don't see much movement around holidays. We have a great history of trades as well as a free ecourse providing the first three chapters. John Paul teaches a scalping method. We try to be in the afternoon. Earning a profit of four points is enough for most traders. Keep in mind there are no guarantees and there's always a risk of substantial loss. In the afternoon, the market can slow down. That makes larger moves less possible.
Indicators Lag – Price Action Leads
April 3, 2009
John Paul does not like indicators because they lag and lead to whipsaw trading. Instead, he developed his own trading system that's based entirely on price. It's called the ATO (At the Open). We don't follow software blindly. The market proves to use that it wants to push further in one direction. At 828.25, John Paul places a buy (long) limit order. After placing a trade, you have to wait. It's easy to become nervous and exit the position early at loss or at a smaller profit. Stick to the rules.
E-mini Signals & ATO Course
March 17, 2009
We're waiting for the market to tell us there's a trade; not an indicator. You'll learn the same rules John Paul follows. The included software for NinjaTrader automates finding these trades. After reaching two points, is there enough volatility to push further to the four point target? If not, we can end trading for the day at two points. You can hear the Skype messages coming in from traders who are doing well. We need price to penetrate the target, and it does. If anyone has questions, email our support department.
E-mini Trading: Done by Noon
March 9, 2009
Here's a long trade at 682.25. We got filled. Let's see if it turns profitable. We have a large stop in place because of the volatility. We don't want to exit the trade prematurely. The stop is five points. We use only price action; no indicators. If you've tried volume, pivot, Elliot Waves, etc. in the past, we do things very different. Price will tell us if we should go long or short. We have a free ebook available that shows the first three chapters. The ATO (At the Open) method is what you see on the chart.
Accurate E-mini Trading System
March 5, 2009
We're expecting a Long or Short signal to appear. The signal appears at 705.25. John Paul places the sell limit order based on the ATO signal. Price was tagged to or three times. Let's see if it fills. Now that it's filled, we're looking for four points total for the day. We've split the trade into two two-point profit targets. There are many people doing the same trade according to the emails and Skypes received. Looks like there is some resistance. The profit target was hit on both trades. Accuracy and direction are important.
All trades should be considered hypothetical. No guarantees or claims of performance are offered. Past performance is not indicative of future results. Day trading is risky and may cause substantial financial loss. Individual performance may vary, as trading subjects your finances to new, unexpected market conditions. You are responsible for executing trades. Before trading, consult with a licensed broker and a financial expert see if day trading is suitable for you.