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Crude Oil

Wednesday  20 August 2014 Sell the half-position in Oct crude oil market, [93.41] 20 Aug – Buy 93.39 20 Aug – Sell 93.41 Gain = 2 tics $20 less $15 commission per contract The exit stems from the high volume … Continue reading

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Crude Oil

Thursday  14 August 2014 Cover the short half-position in Sep crude oil at market, [95.42] 14 Aug – Sell 97.08 14 Aug – Buy 95.42 Gain = 166 tics, $1,660 less $15 commission per contract. This is the kind of … Continue reading

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Sugar

Tuesday  29 July 2014 Stopped out of the half-position at price, 17.60 21 Jul – Buy 17.30 29 Jul – Sell 16.60 Loss = 70 tics, $770 plus $15 commission per contract The entry was similar to the purchase of … Continue reading

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Crude Oil

Tuesday 29 July 2014 Stopped out of the half-position at price, 100.63 29 July – Buy 101.51| 29 July – Sell 100.63 Loss = 88 tics, $880 plus $15 commission per contract. Deja vu.  Back on the 14th, we bought … Continue reading

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Gold

Friday 25 July 2014 Stopped out at price, 1290. 24 Jul – Buy 1298.2 24 Jul – Sell 1290.0 Loss = $835 plus $15 commission per contract Our analysis was off by less than a day, but futures are not … Continue reading

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