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Step One In Building An Intraday Trading System

If you have been reading System Trader Success for a while you’re probably familiar with how I develop trading systems. The very first step is to come up with a simple idea to act as the seed or core of your trading system. I call this your key concept. This key concept is a simple […]

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Most Popular Articles For 2014

mzns the year winds down, it’s time to take a look at the top five most popular articles for 2014. I determined the top five articles based upon the number of views the article received. So let’s get going by starting with the 5th most popular article for 2014… Number 5 RSI And How To […]

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Is This Market Worth Trading?

Before trading a particular market it might be a good idea to first ask, how much potential profit can I squeeze out of the market? This would then lead to an even more important question, is this market worth trading? But how do you answer these questions? There are many ways to estimate potential profits, but […]

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Testing A Euro Currency Futures Scalping Strategy, Part 3

In the previous article, “Testing A Euro Currency Futures Scalping Strategy, Part 2“, we discovered a time based filter really improved the performance of the system. By eliminating the unproductive times to trade nearly all aspects of the system were improved with only the smallest cost of annual return. In this article I want to look at another filter which will really […]

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Best Times To Day Trade


If you are developing a trading system to trade intraday charts you might want to know when are the best times to day trade. This article is aimed at those who enjoy opening and closing a trade within a day. That is, those of you who are day traders that end the day with your […]

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Testing A Euro Currency Futures Scalping Strategy, Part 2

This is a second part of examining a scalping strategy for the Euro currency futures. In the first article, Testing A Euro Currency Futures Scalping Strategy, we introduced a simple shorting concept. As a quick review here is what we started with. The strategy is based upon a 1% price envelope below the current price […]

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Low-To-Close Euro Edge

I was recently looking at a daily chart of the Euro when I noticed something that has always been there but it never really caught my attention. Below is a chart of the Euro future contract. The days are not important. Look at each candle. Notice anything? Nearly all the days have pronounced tails. It’s […]

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Firststrike Trading System

Every once in a while you run accross a free trading system while surfing the web. Often I don’t spend much time with these systems since, more often than not, most turn out to be worthless. I decided to look into this system because it was a breakout method that was designed for the FOREX market. Breakout […]

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