In Trader Anatomy Episode #211, Trader Steve provides a post-session market recap ahead of the 4th of July holiday. He dissects trading opportunities in the Emini SP, Gold, Crude Oil, Eurocurrency and more. He shows how the TAS Boxes and TAS Vega indicators make it simple to know where the balance zone "value areas" are and how to trade on the side of the market with probabilities.
In this Trader Anatomy Episode #210, Trader Steve shows how an Emini SP bullish breakout signal survived volatility within just one tick of being stopped out. This was due to prudent stop loss placement outside of recent technical lows in addition to the TAS Boxes indicator levels on the chart. While certainly it is easy to chalk it up to luck, savvy traders know that over time having discipline to stick to your trading "rules" results in a positive outcome. Patience pays off in trading!
In this Trader Anatomy Episode 209, Steve Dahl recaps an early morning bullish breakout trade signal that was generated on the Emini SP 60 minute time horizon. On the 7am CT (Chicago) price bar which is the 3rd green bar on the video you'll see the market closed above the key 2722 "high value area" red horizontal line. That's a big deal as that supply area is breached and it means the bulls were now in control. The official signal shared in the WE Trade Desk was to enter long at 2726.50. The first tier target achieved was 2741 for $725 and the 2nd tier target reached was 2745 for $925 before any commission or slippage assumptions. Not bad for about 2 hours of work on the charts.
In Trader Anatomy Episode 207, Trader Steve provides a recap on a bullish "comeback" trade that emerged in the Emin SP. The market started down over 30 points early in the trading session, but on both the 60 minute and 30 minute timeframes it provided a bullish breakout close about the high value area level (red horizontal line).