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Penny stocks don't behave the same way as regular stocks or other quotes instruments. No public quotes and liquidity is the obstacle. Even if you do well, you won't be able to take that with you to trade other areas. Good luck.

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Hello All! I'm happy to be here. And I'm interested in learning all I can about successfully trading the ER2. Anyone that would like to communicate with me or help me as much or as little as you'd like, that's be great!

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Hello All! I'm happy to be here. And I'm interested in learning all I can about successfully trading the ER2. Anyone that would like to communicate with me or help me as much or as little as you'd like, that's be great!

 

Welcome brett! :cool:

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Hiya,

 

Pretty much stumbled on this site today, and it looks great :) Looks like there are a few familiar nicks here as well, which is always good to see. Personally trade only forex and primarily cable, from an intraday perspective. Hope to interact on the forums over the coming weeks.

 

Happy Trading!!!

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Hiya,

 

Pretty much stumbled on this site today, and it looks great :) Looks like there are a few familiar nicks here as well, which is always good to see. Personally trade only forex and primarily cable, from an intraday perspective. Hope to interact on the forums over the coming weeks.

 

Happy Trading!!!

 

Well you stumbled into the right place! Welcome...:cool:

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Hi there

 

Nice site! Very informative

 

I am a plain vanilla fib trader. Love ER2

 

Congratulations soultrader for a nice-clean cut site.

 

Regards

 

Hey Sniper welcome to the site,

 

I have been noticing the afternoon 50% retracements lately in the ER2, almost picture perfect. What kind of setups do you like to play?

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Hey Sniper welcome to the site,

 

I have been noticing the afternoon 50% retracements lately in the ER2, almost picture perfect. What kind of setups do you like to play?

 

 

Thanks Tingull and Mr paul for the warm welcome!!

 

My battleground is 5 minutes chart. I also look for the daily chart for overall trend and 60 minutes for intraday swings.

 

I have a set of rules fitted to my trading style As the fibs, simple yet powerful. I play fibs in it's pure form, no indicators whatsoever. I am a full time trader. I also look for extensions if they fit my strategy. Sometimes they don't.

 

I also use time cycles as well.

 

Took me a long time to understand the significance of fibs retracements and when I did it the feeling was good.

 

Mr. Paul, yes afternoon retracements has been present lately on ER, mostly on the downside.

 

Always amuses me the simplicity of the fibs.

 

Of course I respect other's traders opinions and strategies. A you know, fibs are not the holy grail. But they bring food to my table consistently.

 

Looking forward to hear and learn from you guys as well!!!

 

Regards

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Hello all,My name is Don from WV like most I stumbled on thi site by accident,but have to say this is a awsome forum. there are so many traders here who want to see others make it, its unbelievable the generousity here.As for me,after blowing my 2 small accounts trading forex i have been only demo trading for the past year and a half until i prove to my self that im ready to go live again. After getting rid of all the fancy indiacators bells and whistles and going back to the basics price action,support and ressistance,trendlines etc etc .I believe ill be back live trading soon.::D

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