Early Morning Range Breakouts using time and sales

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Old Apr 30, 2012, 7:57pm   #16
 
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FFIV 1000 Shares @ 133.50
Stop @ 134,98
Exit with loss @ 133.80 due break of EMA(10)
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Old Apr 30, 2012, 8:26pm   #17
 
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IDCC 1000 Shares long @ 27.43
Stop @ 27.02
Exit 500 shares long @ 27.97
Stop @ 27.90
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Old Apr 30, 2012, 8:29pm   #18
 
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Old Apr 30, 2012, 8:31pm   #19
 
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Exit 500 shares long @ 27.97
Stop @ 27.90
Stopped out remaining 500 shares 27.89
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Old Apr 30, 2012, 8:51pm   #20
 
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AMLN 1000 shares @ 25.63
stop @ 25.39
Exit half @ 25.89
stop @ 28.81

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Old Apr 30, 2012, 8:59pm   #21
 
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Exit half @ 25.89
stop @ 28.81
Exit second half ALMN @ 25.90

I'm flat now.

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Old Apr 30, 2012, 10:02pm   #22
 
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AKAM hurt me today badly (2 times).

If anyone has suggestions if I could see that the breakout wouldn't work, then I'm all ears!

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Timing of AMLN entry was almost perfect
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Note that these trades were on a realtime simulator and only with market orders. Just learning the ropes here.
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Old May 1, 2012, 7:41pm   #23
 
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Old May 1, 2012, 8:06pm   #24
 
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robocop started this thread Mnst long 1000 @ 66.56
Stop @ 65.21

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Old May 1, 2012, 8:15pm   #25
 
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Mnst long 1000 @ 66.56
Stop @ 65.21
Sold 500 Shares @ 66.93
Stop to 65.99
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robocop started this thread VECO Long 1000 @ 34.64
Stop @ 33.78
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Old May 1, 2012, 8:54pm   #27
 
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VECO Long 1000 @ 34.64
Stop @ 33.78
Exit half @ 34.79 (minimize end of session risk while in profit)
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Mnst long 1000 @ 66.56
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Old May 1, 2012, 9:19pm   #30
 
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Elas the markets were did not give a rebound to the upside this afternoon.
But I am not to unhappy with the results of today.
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