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 Post subject: January 31st Tuesday - Futures, ETFs and Forex Currencies
 Post Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2012 11:41 pm 
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#FuturesTrades is free along with being a serious professional trading chat room and any trader can use the chat room to post their trades or commentaries involving futures, exchange traded funds or forex currencies. Further, although our chat room is smaller than the other popular chat rooms...we are the most active chat room in posting trades or market commentaries involving futures, exchange traded funds or forex currencies in comparison to other free chat rooms.

#FuturesTrades is designed to be a trade journal for documentation purposes only so that members can have a real time stamp archive of trades and market commentaries of each trading day and this gives them a better understanding of their broker statements from one trade to the next trade when they review their performance numbers on any given trading day. In addition, we welcome all traders with their own methods or different perspective of the markets to help keep the chat room diversified...posting trades or market commentaries about the price action on their monitors.

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#FuturesTrades chat room is not intended to be an education room. Therefore, if you're looking for education or want to learn more about the trade methods of others...you need to participate via asking specific questions because others are mainly there to post some trades or talk a few times about the price action they see on their monitors each trading day they use #FuturesTrades. Simply, traders are not in the chat room to spoon feed you with useful trading info if you do not ask questions.

With that said, thanks for reading the trades or market commentaries that's below and we highly recommend you make reading of the logs a part of your trading routine because you will sometimes find useful trade information not discussed anywhere else online nor in any books if you're not interested in scheduling one on one (private) real-time price action only trading education discussions. To gain access to #FuturesTrades chat room...please follow the instructions @ FTCHAT Support Forum * http://www.thestrategylab.com/ftchat/forum/viewforum.php?f=5

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Session Start: Tue Jan 31 08:13:08 2012
Session Ident: #FuturesTrades
[08:13:08] * Now talking in #FuturesTrades
[08:13:08] <@X> [TheStrategyLab.com] chat room archives @ viewforum.php?f=20
[08:32:03] <@X> #FuturesTrades Info -> Chat room for traders of Emini Futures (EMD, TF, ES, NQ, YM), EuroFX Futures (6E, EC), Eurex/Euronext Futures (DAX, ESTX50, FTSE100, CAC40), Treasury Futures (ZF, ZN, ZB), NYMEX Futures (CL, NG, HO, QM), Exchange Traded Funds (DIA, GLD, IWM, OIH, XLE, QQQ, SPY) and Forex Currencies
[08:50:10] <@wrbtrader> The Economic Times - Most banks tightening credit to Europe: Federal Reserve @ http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/new ... 693722.cms
[09:26:07] <+Trendtrader> gm all
[09:29:02] <@wrbtrader> impressive up move in Light Crude Oil CL futures the past 30 mins...
[09:29:12] <@wrbtrader> several WRB Hidden GAPs in there
[09:29:39] <+Trendtrader> Long Emini TF @ 795.7 «« simulator »»
[09:29:54] <Tigerman> gm all
[09:30:33] <@wrbtrader> Shorts Emini TF @ 796.10 -> large size
[09:30:41] <@wrbtrader> 6 contracts
[09:30:44] <@wrbtrader> intuition
[09:32:08] <@wrbtrader> Covered all Emini TF Short @ 795.90 --> + 0.2
[09:32:41] <+Trendtrader> Exited 1/2 Emini TF Long @ 796.7 --> + 1 «« simulator »»
[09:32:54] <@wrbtrader> Shorts Emini TF @ 796.60 -> large size
[09:33:02] <@wrbtrader> re-entry
[09:33:48] <@wrbtrader> Covered all Emini TF Short @ 796.40 --> + 0.2
[09:33:52] <@wrbtrader> :(
[09:33:58] <+Trendtrader> Exited Remainder Emini TF Long @ 795.8 --> + 0.1 «« simulator »»
[09:38:05] <@wrbtrader> Emini NQ futures WRB Hidden GAP @ 0934am est
[09:41:31] <+Trendtrader> Shorts Emini TF @ 796.9 «« simulator »»
[09:41:46] <@wrbtrader> MarketWatch News - Euro gains on Greek hopes; yen extends climb @ http://www.marketwatch.com/story/euro-g ... 2012-01-31
[09:42:14] <@wrbtrader> Shorts Emini TF @ 796.10 -> large size
[09:42:22] <+Trendtrader> Covered 1/2 Emini TF Short @ 795.9 --> + 1 «« simulator »»
[09:42:29] <@wrbtrader> re-entry...same trade as prior ones
[09:42:33] <@wrbtrader> 6 contracts
[09:42:40] <+Trendtrader> Covered Remainder Emini TF Short @ 794.9 --> + 2 «« simulator »»
[09:44:01] <@wrbtrader> tighten stop loss
[09:44:22] <@wrbtrader> A lot of contracts moving this morning so far...
[09:44:29] <wiseguy7600> Chicago PMI is out officially in a minute
[09:44:32] <@wrbtrader> I have not seen that much in awhile like this
[09:44:56] <+wiseguy7600> subscribers usually get it 5 minutes earlier or so
[09:45:25] <+wiseguy7600> out worse than "expected"...
[09:48:04] <@wrbtrader> Covered 2/3 Emini TF Short @ 793.40 --> + 2.7
[09:48:12] <@wrbtrader> getting choppy
[09:51:47] <@wrbtrader> trailing @ profit tighten
[09:52:22] <+Tigerman> good move wrbtrader
[09:58:04] <@wrbtrader> volatility contracting just before the "retail folks" gets access to the news
[09:59:03] <@X> #FuturesTrades Info -> Chat room for traders of Emini Futures (EMD, TF, ES, NQ, YM), EuroFX Futures (6E, EC), Eurex/Euronext Futures (DAX, ESTX50, FTSE100, CAC40), Treasury Futures (ZF, ZN, ZB), NYMEX Futures (CL, NG, HO, QM), Exchange Traded Funds (DIA, GLD, IWM, OIH, XLE, QQQ, SPY) and Forex Currencies
[09:59:25] <+Tigerman> wrbtrader when you speak about "retail" do you mean the pubblic news release?
[09:59:59] <@wrbtrader> Covered Remainder Emini TF Short @ 793.10 --> + 3
[10:00:26] <@wrbtrader> Shorts Emini TF @ 791.80 -> medium size
[10:00:34] <@wrbtrader> re-entry
[10:01:00] <@wrbtrader> intuition after the stop out of prior contract remainders
[10:01:14] <@wrbtrader> WRB pt1 reached
[10:02:49] <@wrbtrader> Covered all Emini TF Short @ 790.30 --> + 1.5
[10:03:32] <@wrbtrader> covered at the profit target for those contract remainders of the prior trade
[10:03:38] <@wrbtrader> WRB pt2
[10:35:28] <@wrbtrader> Eminis nor trading as if that 0940am - 1010am est price action was designed to bring things back near yesterday's last 30 minutes trading session
[10:35:38] <@wrbtrader> nor = now
[10:46:31] <T4n_paper> Shorts TF @ 787.8 -> large size «« simulator »»
[10:47:39] <+T4n_paper> Covered TF Short @ 788.2 --> - 0.4 «« simulator »»
[11:01:48] <@wrbtrader> Oil CL futures gave back all of its early morning gains
[11:02:06] <@wrbtrader> EuroFX 6E futures still weak
[11:02:24] <@wrbtrader> most likely due to the negative news out of Europe involving the banks
[11:10:45] <@wrbtrader> missed another short
[11:11:12] <+T4n_paper> i pulled mine
[11:28:29] <+T4n_paper> Shorts TF @ 787.7 -> medium size «« simulator »»
[11:29:04] <@X> #FuturesTrades Info -> Chat room for traders of Emini Futures (EMD, TF, ES, NQ, YM), EuroFX Futures (6E, EC), Eurex/Euronext Futures (DAX, ESTX50, FTSE100, CAC40), Treasury Futures (ZF, ZN, ZB), NYMEX Futures (CL, NG, HO, QM), Exchange Traded Funds (DIA, GLD, IWM, OIH, XLE, QQQ, SPY) and Forex Currencies
[11:29:24] <+T4n_paper> caught low vol
[11:31:15] <+T4n_paper> Covered TF Short @ 786.6 --> + 1.1 «« simulator »»
[11:48:44] <@wrbtrader> Shorts Emini TF @ 787.40 -> small size
[11:49:03] <@wrbtrader> 2 contracts
[11:50:44] <@wrbtrader> Covered all Emini TF Short @ 787.90 --> - 0.5
[11:53:35] <@wrbtrader> Shorts Emini TF @ 787.70 -> small size
[11:53:41] <@wrbtrader> 2 contracts
[11:53:43] <@wrbtrader> re-entry
[11:55:23] <@wrbtrader> Covered all Emini TF Short @ 787.60 --> + 0.1
[12:28:07] <@wrbtrader> Long Emini TF @ 789.80 -> small size
[12:28:22] <@wrbtrader> 2 contracts
[12:29:04] <@wrbtrader> first Long position of the day
[12:30:04] <@wrbtrader> Exited all Emini TF Long @ 789.40 --> - 0.4
[12:31:18] <@wrbtrader> Long Emini TF @ 789.70 -> small size
[12:31:24] <@wrbtrader> re-entry
[12:31:32] <@wrbtrader> 3 contracts
[12:38:31] <@wrbtrader> Exited all Emini TF Long @ 790.30 --> + 0.6
[12:39:05] <@wrbtrader> just churning...be back later
[12:59:04] <@X> #FuturesTrades Info -> Chat room for traders of Emini Futures (EMD, TF, ES, NQ, YM), EuroFX Futures (6E, EC), Eurex/Euronext Futures (DAX, ESTX50, FTSE100, CAC40), Treasury Futures (ZF, ZN, ZB), NYMEX Futures (CL, NG, HO, QM), Exchange Traded Funds (DIA, GLD, IWM, OIH, XLE, QQQ, SPY) and Forex Currencies
[14:01:16] <+T4n_paper> Long TF @ 789.6 -> small size «« simulator »»
[14:09:51] <+T4n_paper> Exited TF Long @ 789.2 --> - 0.4 «« simulator »»
[14:10:56] <+T4n_paper> creep won
[14:13:24] <+T4n_paper> held through the low vol
[14:13:33] <+T4n_paper> didn't get the good move
[14:26:05] <@X> #FuturesTrades Info -> Chat room for traders of Emini Futures (EMD, TF, ES, NQ, YM), EuroFX Futures (6E, EC), Eurex/Euronext Futures (DAX, ESTX50, FTSE100, CAC40), Treasury Futures (ZF, ZN, ZB), NYMEX Futures (CL, NG, HO, QM), Exchange Traded Funds (DIA, GLD, IWM, OIH, XLE, QQQ, SPY) and Forex Currencies
[14:30:33] <@wrbtrader> Long Emini TF @ 793.30 -> small size
[14:30:41] <@wrbtrader> 1 contract
[14:33:09] <@wrbtrader> Exited Emini TF Long @ 792.80 --> - 0.5
[15:13:08] <@wrbtrader> Shorts Emini TF @ 791.80 -> small size
[15:13:45] <@wrbtrader> 1 contract
[15:13:49] <@wrbtrader> :(
[15:13:58] <@wrbtrader> Covered Emini TF Short @ 792.10 --> - 0.3
[15:14:30] <@wrbtrader> Long Emini TF @ 792.40 -> small size
[15:14:35] <@wrbtrader> 2 contracts
[15:14:42] <@wrbtrader> prior trade an error
[15:14:50] <@wrbtrader> wanted Long and went Short :(
[15:18:25] <@wrbtrader> Exited all Emini TF Long @ 792.90 --> + 0.5
[15:21:50] <+T4n_paper> Shorts TF @ 792.3 -> small size «« simulator »»
[15:22:45] <+T4n_paper> Covered TF Short @ 791.5 --> + 0.8 «« simulator »»
[15:34:10] <+T4n_paper> tried to reenter
[15:34:14] <+T4n_paper> missed
[15:34:24] <+T4n_paper> no chasing
[15:46:54] <@wrbtrader> 3:45pm - 4:00pm est rush hour traffic around the corner
[15:48:07] <+Tigerman> recently not nice oportunity on rush hour
[15:48:24] <+Tigerman> choppy and contract now
[15:49:06] <@wrbtrader> I'm done for the day...
[15:49:22] <@wrbtrader> Take care and see all in February (tomorrow).
[15:49:24] <+Tigerman> good x you
[15:49:56] <+T4n_paper> Shorts TF @ 790.9 -> large size «« simulator »»
[15:51:30] <+T4n_paper> Covered TF Short @ 791.2 --> - 0.3 «« simulator »»
[15:54:27] <+T4n_paper> Shorts TF @ 790.7 -> large size «« simulator »»
[15:55:34] <+T4n_paper> Covered TF Short @ 790.9 --> - 0.2 «« simulator »»
[15:55:52] <+Tigerman> take care see all tomorrow
[15:56:05] <@X> #FuturesTrades Info -> Chat room for traders of Emini Futures (EMD, TF, ES, NQ, YM), EuroFX Futures (6E, EC), Eurex/Euronext Futures (DAX, ESTX50, FTSE100, CAC40), Treasury Futures (ZF, ZN, ZB), NYMEX Futures (CL, NG, HO, QM), Exchange Traded Funds (DIA, GLD, IWM, OIH, XLE, QQQ, SPY) and Forex Currencies
[15:56:33] <+T4n_paper> Long TF @ 791.4 -> large size «« simulator »»
[15:57:13] <+T4n_paper> Exited TF Long @ 792.3 --> + 0.9 «« simulator »»
[17:23:06] <@X> #FuturesTrades Info -> Chat room for traders of Emini Futures (EMD, TF, ES, NQ, YM), EuroFX Futures (6E, EC), Eurex/Euronext Futures (DAX, ESTX50, FTSE100, CAC40), Treasury Futures (ZF, ZN, ZB), NYMEX Futures (CL, NG, HO, QM), Exchange Traded Funds (DIA, GLD, IWM, OIH, XLE, QQQ, SPY) and Forex Currencies
Session Close: Tue Jan 31 22:41:59 2012

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#FuturesTrades is free and is a serious professional trading chat room in which any trader can use the chat room to post their trades or commentaries involving futures, exchange traded funds or forex currencies. Simply, you don't need to be a client of TheStrategyLab.com to use the chat room nor do you need to be a price action only trader (no indicators) because some members use indicators while others do not.

Therefore, we welcome all traders with their own trade signal methods, different perspective of the markets and different experience levels. To gain access to #FuturesTrades...please follow the instructions at the below link.

http://www.thestrategylab.com/ftchat/forum/viewforum.php?f=5

The purpose of #FuturesTrades is that it's designed to be a trade journal for documentation purposes only so that members can have a time stamp archive of trades and market commentaries of each trading day so that they can better understand their broker statements from one trade to the next trade when they review their performance numbers on any given trading day.

Further, members are not obligated to educate nor help other members but members are encourage to ask questions about any trades or market commentaries that's posted by others because sometimes the answers contains useful trading tips.

In addition, our primary job in the free chat room is to moderate the room (keep the peace) because with so many members using different trade signal methods along with different opinions about the market...debates or arguments can easily flare up without moderating. In addition, our presence in the chat room is to ensure it's a spam free chat room during trading although these archived chat logs may contain advertisements for guest visitors.

Commonly discussed trading instruments from futures, exchange traded funds and forex currencies:

Image CME Emini Futures EMD, ES and NQ

Image ICE Emini TF Futures (formerly CME ER2)

Image CBOT mini-sized Dow Futures YM

Image Eurex Index Derivatives (futures) DAX and DJ Euro Stoxx50

Image Eurex Fixed Income Derivatives (futures) BUND, BOBL and Schatz

Image Euronext Futures FTSE-100 and CAC-40

Image CME Futures EuroFX 6E and EC

Image Treasury Futures T-Notes ZT, ZN, ZF and T-Bonds ZB

Image Forex Currencies GbpUsd, EurUsd, EurYen and UsdCad

Image Exchange Traded Funds VXX, DIA, IWM, QQQ, SPY, BGU, FAS, FAZ, TNA, OIH, XLE and GLD

Image NYMEX Energy Futures Light Crude Oil CL, Brent Crude Oil BRN, e-miNY QM and Natural Gas NG

Image COMEX Metal Futures Gold GC, mini-Gold YG, Copper HG and Silver SI

Image S&P CNX NIFTY Futures

Image Hang Seng Index Futures HSI and mini-Hang Seng MHI

Also, to prevent the usual mix-up about our different chat rooms, most of our fee-base clients do not use chat rooms just like most retail traders do not use chat rooms. Yet, the few clients that do use chat rooms, our fee-base clients are discussing market analysis or price action only trade signals via concepts from our strategies in the private chat rooms called #VolatilityTradingTSL or #SwingTradingTSL and they're not allowed to do such in #FuturesTrades.

Reminder, our Terms of Use (TOU) Policy is a must read to prevent any misunderstandings along with revealing that #FuturesTrades is a serious professional trading chat room and we expect members to act professional. Also, these logs may have been edited (rarely) to remove any messages that a member has complained to me via private message that they consider a particular commentary to be inappropriate, offending or too far in the off topic area that's a distraction when the commentary was posted.

Note: All logs regardless to their location at TheStrategyLab.com website are eastern standard time.

Best Regards,
M.A. Perry
Trader and Founder of WRB Analysis (wide range body/wide range bar analysis)
Price Action Trading (no technical indicators)
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