System trades – Jan. 21, 2016

Well that’s more like it! After a scratchy, scrambly choppy day on Wednesday when the prices pushed through Nat’s inflection lines almost at will (see yesterday’s post) today she got a little respect. Both oil and the ES provided great profits for traders who trusted Nat’s calculations. ES On the ES the overnight price touched her control line and moved up almost to the Sell level in the pre-market session. It dropped back within 4 points of the Control line for the day session open, and moved up … Continue reading

System trades – Jan. 20, 2016

A weird day. Big gap down at the open, and for the first time I can recall, the price moved well below the Buy entry and stayed there. There was unusual trading during the day: the break down below the Buy level was precipitated by a large order (6,600 contracts) suddenly dumped in a consolidating market and covered immediately by an offsetting order 2 ticks away. This was just at the end of the first-hour range and it had the effect of dumping the market … Continue reading