System trades for Jan. 29, 2016

A moderately successful day trading the Oil futures, at least for intraday traders, but stopped out in the S&P500 mini-futures for a modest loss. The price moved significantly past Nat’s short entry level in the ES, a rare occurrence, likely related to end-of-month window-dressing. Here are today’s charts. OIL The oil futures dropped in the early session but halted the decline obediently at Nat’s Control line, before bouncing back to virtually unchanged on the day for the close. Aggressive intraday traders could have gotten part of the first move down toward … Continue reading

System trades – Jan. 21, 2016

Well that’s more like it! After a scratchy, scrambly choppy day on Wednesday when the prices pushed through Nat’s inflection lines almost at will (see yesterday’s post) today she got a little respect. Both oil and the ES provided great profits for traders who trusted Nat’s calculations. ES On the ES the overnight price touched her control line and moved up almost to the Sell level in the pre-market session. It dropped back within 4 points of the Control line for the day session open, and moved up 40 points to stall for … Continue reading