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Limit Up/Limit Down Trading Theory
Limit Up/Limit Down Trading Theory

TRADING THEORY—This is an outstanding rule to understand as when a market trades limit down such as what cotton did in today’s trading session that tells you there is a high probability that prices will open lower on the open in tomorrow’s trading session as buying limit down is a fool’s game. Remember when a market closes limit down there…

Never add to a losing position !
Never add to a losing position !

TRADING THEORY—This rule is extremely important and I witness it being abused constantly creating tremendous loses that are sometimes difficult to come back from. Never add to a losing position because if the position continues to go against you and now you have added even more contracts which are all losing money your account will suffer loses much more than…

Are You A Trend Follower ? Look At Soybeans & S&P 500
Are You A Trend Follower ? Look At Soybeans & S&P 500

TRADING THEORY—Trade with the short term trend, as the saying goes in futures trading the trend is your friend but sometimes you will be a market that is trending higher and then has a false breakout to the upside and then suddenly sells off causing you a 2% loss on your equity and you say to yourself that was a…

What Is A Rounding Top Chart Pattern ? Look At Cotton
What Is A Rounding Top Chart Pattern ? Look At Cotton

What Is A Rounding Top Chart Pattern ? A chart pattern used in technical analysis which is identified by price movements that, when graphed, form the shape of an upside down “U”. A rounding top may form at the end of an extended upward trend and indicates a reversal in the long-term price movement. The pattern can develop over several…

What Is The RSI Oscillator ? Look At Soybeans
What Is The RSI Oscillator ? Look At Soybeans

TRADING THEORY —-What Is The RSI Oscillator ? —The RSI oscillator ranges from 0 to 100 and when a commodity is deemed to be at overbought levels when the RSI approaches the 70 level and beyond meaning if the oscillator has an overbought condition of 92 that is higher and even more of an overbought condition then the 70 level…

Looking To Sell More Mexican Peso
Looking To Sell More Mexican Peso

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What Does Risk Management Mean To You?
What Does Risk Management Mean To You?

What Does Risk Management Mean To You? I generally tell people that the reason people lose money in commodities is not due to the fact that they are bad at predicting where prices are headed, however they are bad when it comes to losing trades and refusing to take a loss which results for heavy monetary losses that are difficult…

I Remain Bearish The Mexican Peso
I Remain Bearish The Mexican Peso

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Do You Over Trade Your Account
Do You Over Trade Your Account

TRADING THEORY–– If you follow this rule you will have a chance of being successful over the course of time, if you don’t follow this rule you will be sure to lose your money quickly. This rule is simple Do Not OVERTRADE EVER for this is an easy way to lose all your capital quickly. My definition of over trading…

When Is It Time To Get Out ?
When Is It Time To Get Out ?

WHEN DO YOU EXIT A TRADE ?— The biggest question that I have been asked is when do I exit a winning trade and when do I exit a losing trade? In my opinion the rule of thumb that I use is placing my stop loss at the 10 day high if I’m short or a 10 day low if…