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Time and Timing in day Trading

Time and timing in day trading, when is the best time to trade and how to time it?

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University of Michigan Sentiment – Friday Aug 14 – 70 points profit

We had a cracking trade on the Dax on Friday as the University of Michigan sentiment was released. The expected figure was 69.1 but it came out as 63.2, a massive 5.9 deviation, this triggered my ‘Fast Economic News’ software

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Non Farm Payrolls July 2009

Using the fast economic news software was able to make 27 points on DAX short filled by the software. Further scalping after the news yielded another 15 points on DAX, so all in all not a bad day. The figures were mixed as previous month was revised up and the Unemployment rate was less than

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NFP Non farm payrolls June 09 – scalping in the zone

I’ve recorded a video showing my trading during the NFP (Non Farm Payroll) announcement and the 30 minutes after the data was released. In the video I show the use of my Fast Economic News software to enter the trade and explain how I used it. I also show the subsequent scalping on the Dax

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Is there a psychology of trading? Are we all insane?

Much is said about the psychology of trading, books, ebooks and all manner of media, hyping, pumping and selling ways to overcome it. But, overcome what? Is there a unique psychology typical of a successful trader? I have been trading for many years and have met hundreds of traders, personally and virtually and the only

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