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 Post subject: September 7th Friday - Futures, Forex, Stocks and ETF
 Post Posted: Fri Sep 07, 2018 9:11 pm 
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##TheStrategyLab primary purpose is for you to use the free chat room as a trade journal of your trades via you posting WRB Analysis of the price action you see on your monitors, posting price action analysis, ask real-time questions about WRB Analysis or posting your real-time trades (simulator or real money) in a timestamp environment after you've received confirmation from your broker trade execution platform. Simply, the free chat room is a trade journal of your trading day (thoughts and trades). In fact, if you think the only feedback you need is your broker statements and you decide to not discuss WRB Analysis nor post any real-time information about how you're viewing the markets nor post real-time trades...the free chat room will be a waste of your time and you will increase the odds of failing at trading.

The free chat room is located on the Freenode IRC network along with being a serious professional trading chat room for traders that want to talk about their use of WRB Analysis (e.g. Contracting Volatility, WRBs, WRB Hidden GAPs, WRB Zone, WRB/WRB Hidden GAP profit targets, Key Market Events, Reaction Highs/Lows, Expanding Volatility, WRB Zone, R area of WRB Zone, S area of WRB Zone) merged with their trade methods to improve the performance of their trade methods regardless if they're a position trader, swing trader, day trader, trend trader or range trader. Therefore, you're welcome to use the free chat room to ask questions about WRB Analysis, post your real-time price action trading analysis involving WRB Analysis merged with your own trade methods, post real-time trades or talk about general market issues impacting today's price action involving stocks, futures, exchange traded funds or forex currencies. In addition, we welcome all traders (beginners, experience, part-time, full-time) that are merging WRB Analysis with their trade methods or using WRB Analysis to help develop a better understanding of the price action (market context) they're trading.

Image This is not a signal calling (trade alerts) room. Our free chat room has never been advertised as a trade room and we ban traders for attempting to use our chat room as a trade alerts room for the purpose to mimick/copy trades posted by other members.

With that said, thanks for reviewing (reading) the below timestamped trades, price action analysis or market commentaries and we highly recommend you make reading of the logs a part of your trading routine because you will sometimes find useful market context information that's critical to understanding price action trading. To qualify for access to our free ##TheStrategyLab chat room that's located on the Freenode IRC network...please follow the instructions at the TSL Support Forum @ http://www.thestrategylab.com/tsl/forum/viewforum.php?f=164

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click on the above image to view today's price action of key markets

[09:33:18] * Now talking in ##TheStrategyLab
[09:37:55] <Tigerman______> lg ES @ 69.50
[09:38:09] <Tigerman______> exit all @ 68 -6 tk
[09:38:28] <Tigerman______> intuition ...error because Nq and ES not in Sync
[09:39:58] <Tigerman______> lg ES 68.75
[09:40:15] <Tigerman______> exit all @ 69.25 +2 tk
[09:40:30] <wrbtrader> Long Emini ES @ 2870.75 -> large size
[09:40:38] <wrbtrader> 10 contracts
[09:42:48] <wrbtrader> Exited all Emini ES Long @ 2871.75 --> + 1
[09:43:05] <Tigerman______> I did a too high chase
[09:43:19] <Tigerman______> in contrast my order entry works ok
[09:43:51] <wrbtrader> Shorts Emini ES @ 2870.75 -> large size
[09:44:00] <wrbtrader> 10 contracts
[09:45:00] <wrbtrader> Covered all Emini ES Short @ 2870.50 --> + 0.25
[09:46:54] <wrbtrader> Shorts Emini ES @ 2871.50 -> large size
[09:46:57] <wrbtrader> 10 contracts
[09:47:03] <wrbtrader> re-entry
[09:47:59] <wrbtrader> Covered all Emini ES Short @ 2871.50 --> 0
[09:48:53] <wrbtrader> Nice spike back upwards...
[09:49:04] <wrbtrader> That's why I use tight stops
[09:49:07] <wrbtrader> :)
[09:49:30] <wrbtrader> especially when I'm counter trend trading
[09:50:35] <Donnin________> is it just me or can you trade directionally based on the speed of market
[09:51:17] <Donnin________> i took a long at the aggressive uptick the market was moving in
[09:52:22] <Donnin________> i see this happening time to time
[09:52:52] <wrbtrader> Long Emini ES @ 2874.25 -> large size
[09:53:00] <wrbtrader> 10 contracts
[09:53:02] <wrbtrader> :(
[09:53:58] <wrbtrader> trade entry error...tried to cancel the orde before it was filled...
[09:54:02] <wrbtrader> Lucky trade so far
[09:54:55] <wrbtrader> WRB pt1 reached
[09:55:06] <wrbtrader> Exited all Emini ES Long @ 28777.50 --> + 25903.25
[09:55:18] <wrbtrader> correction...
[09:55:34] <wrbtrader> Exited all Emini ES Long @ 2877.50 --> + 3.25
[09:56:20] <Tigerman______> I have some chart windows frozen now :(
[09:56:30] <Tigerman______> maybe I have to do some update
[09:56:41] <Tigerman______> are remove old unused charts
[09:57:05] <Donnin________> 98 target
[09:57:06] <Tigerman______> in contrast I m proud my order entry works very well
[09:57:57] <werner1> gm all
[09:58:13] <wrbtrader> Emini YM starting to weaken
[10:00:17] <Donnin________> 98 target on nq
[10:02:17] <Tigerman______> messy vola
[10:08:38] <Tigerman______> volatility too much contracted ...
[10:11:14] <Donnin________> large size 50 contracts sim
[10:11:19] <Donnin________> long
[10:12:23] <Donnin________> 98 trg
[10:14:50] <Donnin________> i wish i could sit and simply wait for these types of trades
[10:26:03] <wrbtrader> Sit and Wait ?
[10:26:29] <wrbtrader> You mean you took a trade that was not part of your trading plan...thus you were impatient ?
[10:27:12] <Tigerman______> seems Markets range bound now
[10:27:35] <Donnin________> i mean the opposit this was part of trade plan
[10:27:41] <Tigerman______> today I m happy with my execution... not so happy with trading results
[10:28:12] <Tigerman______> just improve to be faster with this new kind of order entry ( braket ordrs muliple)
[10:28:22] <Donnin________> most of the time im doing the opposit
[10:29:22] <Tigerman______> why you do that donnin ?
[10:30:16] <Donnin________> it just hard to wait for my particular setup im tryin to just get it set on auto alert for that reason
[10:30:35] <Donnin________> so my eyes are not watching as much
[10:32:49] <Tigerman______> yeah Trading is wait a lot sometimes ... and also when the set up show up .. you ll not there because some distraction sometimes :(
[10:33:06] <Donnin________> yep exactly
[10:34:18] <Tigerman______> or platform crash while the all day set up show up :( that occured to me in some cases ... that prompt us to be upset
[10:47:03] <wrbtrader> Long Emini ES @ 2879.50 -> large size
[10:47:19] <wrbtrader> 10 contracts
[10:47:38] <Donnin________> they did a stop run on this trade
[10:48:58] <wrbtrader> WRB pt1 reached
[10:49:16] <wrbtrader> Exited all Emini ES Long @ 2882.25 --> + 2.75
[11:34:18] <Tigerman______> too much range bound
[11:34:26] <Tigerman______> take care all see next week
[12:23:15] <wrbtrader> Nobody in here took advantage of that sudden price drop...no trade signals for a Short ?
[12:35:32] <wrbtrader> Donnin...why are you sim trading with 50 contracts ???
[13:11:19] <Donnin________> i know
[13:11:40] <Donnin________> im gonna to have to put on size to get back : <
[13:12:18] <Donnin________> i will finally upload the vid today
[15:28:49] <werner1> no trades for me today
[15:31:53] <wrbtrader> Donnin, do you know what type of market condition your trading work best in to be able to get back ?
[15:32:29] <wrbtrader> For example, for me it would be a "high volatility" market even if I needed to wait many months for those types of trading conditions to show up
[15:34:05] <wrbtrader> volatility spike
[15:34:11] <werner1> yep
[15:34:39] <wrbtrader> Now trying hard to snapback up
[15:36:11] <wrbtrader> Shorts Emini ES @ 2874.00 -> large size
[15:36:14] <wrbtrader> 10 contracts
[15:36:52] <wrbtrader> volatility spike with chop :(
[15:38:10] <wrbtrader> Covered all Emini ES Short @ 2874.25 --> - 0.25
[15:38:44] <wrbtrader> Shorts Emini ES @ 2873.75 -> large size
[15:38:46] <wrbtrader> 10 contracts
[15:38:51] <wrbtrader> re-entry
[15:38:57] <wrbtrader> chop is tough
[15:39:42] <wrbtrader> Covered all Emini ES Short @ 2873.00 --> + 0.75
[15:39:47] <wrbtrader> :(
[15:39:59] <wrbtrader> both trades trail pickpocketed
[15:40:26] <wrbtrader> Shorts Emini ES @ 2873.25 -> large size
[15:40:35] <wrbtrader> 10 contracts
[15:40:39] <wrbtrader> re-entry
[15:42:21] <wrbtrader> contracting volatility...setting up for a volatility spike
[15:42:42] <wrbtrader> tightning my trail stop
[15:43:16] <wrbtrader> Covered all Emini ES Short @ 2872.75 --> + 0.5
[15:43:23] <wrbtrader> geeesh
[15:44:04] <wrbtrader> Because of the chop...I could have easily lost 1 - 2 ticks on these recent three trades
[15:44:54] <wrbtrader> The 3 Shorts all have lower entries :(
[15:45:30] <werner1> chasers :(
[15:47:13] <wrbtrader> Shorts Emini ES @ 2872.00 -> large size
[15:47:16] <wrbtrader> 10 contracts
[15:47:30] <wrbtrader> YM gave some clues for this re-entry
[15:47:59] <wrbtrader> gotta keep it tight because of the chop
[15:48:17] <wrbtrader> It can easily snapback hard going into the 4pm est rush hour traffic
[15:48:46] <wrbtrader> Covered all Emini ES Short @ 2872.50 --> - 0.5
[15:49:19] <wrbtrader> Shorts Emini ES @ 2872.25 -> large size
[15:49:38] <wrbtrader> more contraction
[15:50:04] <wrbtrader> Eminis becoming more correlated
[15:50:11] <wrbtrader> another volatility spike
[15:50:43] <werner1> i your favor:)
[15:50:49] <werner1> in
[15:51:27] <wrbtrader> Covered all Emini ES Short @ 2871.25 --> + 1
[15:51:34] <wrbtrader> :(
[15:57:11] <wrbtrader> Long Emini ES @ 3873.75 -> large size
[15:57:33] <wrbtrader> YM again with the clues...this time for a counter trend trade
[15:59:11] <wrbtrader> YM again...reason why I'm still holding this beyond the WRB pt1
[15:59:25] <wrbtrader> Exited all Emini ES Long @ 2874.50 --> - 999.25
[15:59:41] <wrbtrader> entry incorrect.
[15:59:46] <wrbtrader> correction...
[16:00:04] <wrbtrader> Long Emini ES @ 2873.75 -> large size
[16:00:18] <wrbtrader> Exited all Emini ES Long @ 2874.50 --> + 0.75
[16:00:35] <wrbtrader> The chop is killer right now
[16:00:53] <werner1> agree
[16:26:08] <wrbtrader> I think I'm having memory issues again :)
[16:26:25] <wrbtrader> I forgot this was a shorten week because Monday was a holiday
[16:26:37] <wrbtrader> I usually trade differently on Shorten weeks
[16:26:59] <wrbtrader> Oh well...take care all, have a nice weekand and see all on Monday
[16:27:15] <werner1> ok cya :)
Session Close


##TheStrategyLab (located on the Freenode IRC network) is free and is a serious professional trading chat room involving WRB Analysis in which any trader (position trading, swing trading, day trading) can use the chat room to post their trades or commentaries about stocks, futures, exchange traded funds or forex currencies. Simply, you don't need to be a client of TheStrategyLab.com to use the free chat room nor do you need to be a price action trader (no indicators) because some members use indicators while others do not. Yet, the only requirement is that you want to learn WRB Analysis.

Therefore, we welcome all traders that want to learn about WRB Analysis regardless if they are beginners or experience traders in price action trading.

The purpose of ##TheStrategyLab 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.

The free chat room is not a signal calling trading room with a head trader telling you what to trade, when to buy or when to sell. In fact, we do not believe in the business model of a head trader telling other traders when to buy and sell. Its a flawed approach to trading and its a flawed substitution for mentoring in which a trader can not learn how to be a successful independent trader.

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 stocks, futures, exchange traded funds and forex currencies:

Image CME Emini Futures EMD, ES and NQ

Image CME Emini RTY Futures (formerly ICE TF)

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 Gbp/Usd, Eur/Usd, Eur/Yen, Usd/Cad, Xau/Usd and Xag/Usd

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

Reminder, our Terms of Use (TOU) Policy is a must read to prevent any misunderstandings along with revealing that ##TheStrategyLab is a serious professional price action 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, racist, harassment, lies, hackers, pikers, trolls that's a distraction to members of our chat room, our forum or our website. Yet, the original logs are always maintain for security reasons and legal reasons if needed.

Disclaimer: Today's trading performance is not an indication of my future performance and not an indication of the future performance for any trader that decides to learn/apply WRB Analysis. The risk of loss can be substantial. Therefore, you must carefully consider if trading is suitable for you within the context of your financial condition. TheStrategyLab.com is an education and research site. The resources on this site are provided for informational purposes only and should not be used to replace professional educational and professional research because we are retail traders only. TheStrategyLab.com does not accept liability for your use of the website and its resources.

We make no guarantees of success and your level of success is dependent upon other factors including your skill as a trader, knowledge, financial condition, market conditions and other factors. Trading is stressful and you should always consult a doctor in all matters relating to physical and mental health of you and your family because trading can impact beyond your financial condition regardless if you're a profitable or losing trader. Also, you can read our full disclaimer statement @ http://www.thestrategylab.com/Disclaimer.htm

Image Rebuttal to Mr. Emmett Moore Jr. via TheStrategyLab.com Review @ http://www.thestrategylab.com/tsl/forum/viewtopic.php?f=84&t=3167

Image The Strategy Lab: Valforex - The Manipulative Review Scam @ http://www.thestrategylab.com/tsl/forum/viewtopic.php?f=84&t=3676

Image TheStrategyLab Review @ http://www.thestrategylab.com/thestrategylab-reviews.htm

Note: chat logs saved (timestamp) from Qu├ębec, Canada in eastern daylight time

Best Regards,
M.A. Perry
Trader and Founder of WRB Analysis (wide range body/wide range bar analysis)
a.k.a. wrbtrader (more info about me): http://www.thestrategylab.com/wrbtrader.htm
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