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    Buy Crude @ 51.00

    I don't think they will go into Iran, but I think the US/Israel will attack Irans nuclear facilities within 1 year. Given that the US have also sent another Carrier battlegroup to the Gulf they are certainly putting pressure on Iran to comply with there wishes.........or else. I think the...
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    Currency Trading Dec 11th-15th

    Systems come, systems go but do any currency systems work consistently well? NO JonnyT
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    CMC causing monitor failure

    I run CMC on a PII 400 with 192MB Ram Laptop with XP and have never experienced a problem. My professional opinion is that you need new Video Drivers.... JonnyT
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    Printing Charts on IB

    File - Print does the job for me as long as you set the printer properties to Landscape.... JonnyT
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    Best Thread US day traders thread.

    If you have a stop then of course it will trigger if the market passes throught it with IB.... Have a look at what is native on each exchange and place orders accordingly... What makes you think another platform will be instantly better? Sometimes the market just jumps several ticks in one go...
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    Best Thread Live Cable Trading

    Jesus, I thought everyone knew that you absolutely must follow the NFP direction. 90% of the time you will bag 100 pips plus. JonnyT
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    Best Thread Live Cable Trading

    Sorry Guys, I bit the bullet and start a new job this morning. JonnyT - ex Trader
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    Best Thread Live Cable Trading

    Just another way to skin you alive without you realizing it!
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    Best Thread Interactive Brokers

    Me too! As I've made a loss will be US Government pay me ;)
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    Best Thread Interactive Brokers

    If your account is in GBP and you trade FTSE futures then the profits are in GBPs and you need to do nothing. If you have denominated your account in US Dollars then any profits will be in GBPs and you have complicated a simple issue if you want to withdrawl funds! TWS will not automatically...
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    Best Thread US day traders thread.

    Are the PDT rules $25,000 still in effect? Are there any ways round this as I want to keep my Investments in Dana, Soco and Centurian going! I also don't understand the uptick rule for shorting. How does this work? Thanks JonnyT
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    Best Thread US day traders thread.

    In my case: 1) Losing money 2) Make bags of money 3) Losing money 4) Make a bit of money 5) Losing money slowly but surely JonnyT
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    Anyone using IB for forex trading?

    IB does do tick backfill, in small quantities JonnyT
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    Best Thread US day traders thread.

    Well the short answer is I' ve traded Forex full time for four months and have made a loss. I've had to bite the bullet and take a job. Several years ago I did take the Mr Charts course and on the day paper traded over £1000 profits. At the time I had a secure job etc and with family...
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    Best Thread US day traders thread.

    Just looking at the moment. I've taken a 3 month contract so I will be a browser until the summer, though I might try a few evening trades
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    Best Thread US day traders thread.

    Been Paper trading AAPL with IB's paper trade facility. It cannot be this easy can it? JonnyT
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    Best Thread Live Cable Trading

    The whole point of any system is to have zero discretion full stop.
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    Anyone using IB for forex trading?

    Yes, IdealPro can be traded through the API. I do it with my own APP. JonnyT
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    Best Thread US day traders thread.

    Lets put it this way, I'm on a one way street to the poor house trading FX. JonnyT
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    Best Thread US day traders thread.

    Here we go again. AAPL just dropped a dollar. I daren't look at GOOG