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by oem7110
Tue Jul 01, 2014 12:45 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Which index is more popular on commodities?
Replies: 3
Views: 2376

I don't know about other traders, but I personally have traded a whole bunch more GSCI futures contracts, than any other commodity index. Here is the contract specification Would it be equal to following index? but The price is different from your suggested one. Do you have any suggestions? Thank y...
by oem7110
Mon Jun 30, 2014 12:37 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Which index is more popular on commodities?
Replies: 3
Views: 2376

Which index is more popular on commodities?

I would like to know on which following indexs is more popular on commodities?
Does anyone have any suggestions?
Thanks in advance for any suggestions

CRB INDEX vs DJ UBS Comm Index
by oem7110
Sat Jun 21, 2014 1:22 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: How to compare the strength between 2 items in different dir
Replies: 4
Views: 2638

I am very appreciated for all your help

Thank you very much for suggestions :>
by oem7110
Fri Jun 20, 2014 11:23 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: How to compare the strength between 2 items in different dir
Replies: 4
Views: 2638

Have you considered Indicator1 = (HH(5 bars) - LL(5 bars)) / (HH(100 bars) - LL(100 bars)) This one seems a simple one, but does it simply determine the volatility by comparing short-term/long-term without certain direction? I get no idea on how to apply on selecting between AUD/USD and EUR/USD, Do...
by oem7110
Fri Jun 20, 2014 5:07 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: How to compare the strength between 2 items in different dir
Replies: 4
Views: 2638

How to compare the strength between 2 items in different dir

AUD/USD is going up, and EUR/USD is going down, and I can only place a single position on either long AUD/USD or short EUR/USD. In this case, I would not consider AUD/EUR, and there are only AUD/USD and EUR/USD for selections. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to compare the strength between 2...
by oem7110
Sun Jun 15, 2014 10:15 am
Forum: Money Management
Topic: What to consider on position sizing on Forex?
Replies: 4
Views: 3925

gunter wrote:Obtain the original turtle rules on the internet and read the section on position sizing.

No matter what instrument you are trading, position sizing principles stay the same.
Does turtle rule take about adding position?

Do you have any suggestions?
Thank you very much for any suggestions :>
by oem7110
Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:58 am
Forum: Money Management
Topic: How to manage fund portiolio?
Replies: 1
Views: 2187

How to manage fund portiolio?

Current positions Stock A : 30% Stock B : 30% Stock C : 30% Cash : 10% If I sell Stock B, then portfolio would be Stock A : 30% ??? : 30% Stock C : 30% Cash : 10% I get no idea on what to do with ??? money, there are 3 possible case [1] Put the money into Cash Stock A : 30% Stock C : 30% Cash : 40% ...
by oem7110
Fri Jun 13, 2014 6:24 pm
Forum: Money Management
Topic: What to consider on position sizing on Forex?
Replies: 4
Views: 3925

What to consider on position sizing on Forex?

I would like to know on what to consider on position sizing on Forex

Does anyone have any suggestions?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions
by oem7110
Fri Jun 13, 2014 11:28 am
Forum: Money Management
Topic: How do Trend Strength and volatility effect position sizing?
Replies: 0
Views: 11049

How do Trend Strength and volatility effect position sizing?

Based on theory, higher volatility for lower position sizing, would trend strength effect on position sizing?

Does anyone have any suggestions?
Thanks in advance for any suggestions
by oem7110
Sun May 25, 2014 11:27 am
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: Any indicator better than ADX on measuring the Strength?
Replies: 4
Views: 8494

Thanks for sharing, referring to your given link, Vortex seems only determining the trend direction, but not the trend strength, since there is not much description on determining whether market is trend or range.


Do you have any suggestions?

Thank you very much for any suggestions :>
by oem7110
Sat May 24, 2014 10:25 pm
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: Any indicator better than ADX on measuring the Strength?
Replies: 4
Views: 8494

Any indicator better than ADX on measuring the Strength?

Does anyone have any suggestions?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions :>
by oem7110
Fri May 16, 2014 6:27 pm
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: What does Volume represent in general?
Replies: 2
Views: 2345

Thank you very much for suggestions :>
by oem7110
Fri May 16, 2014 10:36 am
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: What does Volume represent in general?
Replies: 2
Views: 2345

What does Volume represent in general?

In data, I would like to know on whether volume refers to the amount of money or the number of shares/contracts.

Does anyone have any suggestions?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions :>
by oem7110
Wed May 14, 2014 4:42 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Determining the direction on the first two hours performanc?
Replies: 0
Views: 11192

Determining the direction on the first two hours performanc?

Some of the large institutional investors often say that the first two hours performance on any trading day is able to determine the direction of the whole day.

I would like to know on how those investors do that

Does anyone have any suggestions?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions
by oem7110
Tue May 13, 2014 8:54 pm
Forum: Trader Psychology
Topic: What is lifestyle for professional trader?
Replies: 4
Views: 4213

What is lifestyle for professional trader?

If trading is your career, could you please share on how your lifestyle is.

Do you work alone in your life? any social life?

Does anyone have any suggestions?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions
by oem7110
Thu May 08, 2014 11:39 am
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: How to trade with any volatility indicator?
Replies: 6
Views: 4226

I think you had better write a stiff note to Futures Truth magazine, informing them that The Volatility System (whose real-time performance they have been tracking for 20+ years), is not a trading system at all. Please read page 21-23 about volatility system, which only talk about ATR calculation a...
by oem7110
Thu May 08, 2014 12:19 am
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: How to trade with any volatility indicator?
Replies: 6
Views: 4226

J. Welles Wilder's landmark book "New Concepts" (still available new on Amazon) includes a full and complete mechanical trading system called The Volatility System . Maybe that might be something worth studying. From his book, Volatility only provides definition on how to calculate ATR and apply AT...
by oem7110
Wed May 07, 2014 11:39 pm
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: How to trade with any volatility indicator?
Replies: 6
Views: 4226

How to trade with any volatility indicator?

I would like to know on how to trade with any volatility indicator.

Does anyone have any suggestions / example?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions
by oem7110
Mon May 05, 2014 5:54 am
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: How to apply OBV as confirming signals?
Replies: 0
Views: 11116

How to apply OBV as confirming signals?

If I use moving average (20 days) as entry and exit signal, and would like to use OBV as confirming signal. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to apply this OBV indicators as confirming signals? Furthermore, if I use moving average (50 days) as entry and exit signal, is there any different appr...
by oem7110
Sun May 04, 2014 10:43 am
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: How many TA indicators do you look at for analysis?
Replies: 5
Views: 3392

I would like to know more on how many TA's aspects are used on analyzing the market, which should tell whether the market is Trend or Range. In general, Moving average is Trend indicator, MACD is momentum indicator. If both are based on 26 days, is there any difference between Moving Average (26 day...